An adolescent with failure to thrive developed cuboid bone osteomyelitis and brain abscesses. Mold isolated from both locations was identified by universal genetic sequencing as Nannizziopsis spp, which is typically a pathogen of reptiles. The patient was subsequently diagnosed with a STAT1 mutation and was successfully treated.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Journal||Open Forum Infectious Diseases|
|State||Published - Sep 1 2020|
- Fungal infections
- Immunocompromised host
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Clinical Neurology