Mycetoma foot

Case contributed by Dr Arvind Aggarwal


Painless swelling with multiple sinuses involving left foot for two years.

Patient Data

Age: 37 years
Gender: Male

Radiographs of left foot demonstrate soft tissue swelling, advanced bony destruction, with multiple sinuses and cortical erosions mainly involving tarsal, metatarsals and phalanges.

Case Discussion

Fungal grains were present in the discharge.

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Case information

rID: 29337
Published: 19th May 2014
Last edited: 18th Sep 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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