Inguinal lymphadenitis caused by mycobacterium haemophilum in an immunocompetent child

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Abstract

Infections caused by Mycobacterium haemophilum in immunocompetent patients are unusual. M. haemophilum have been associated with cervicofacial lymphadenitis in children, but inguinal infections have not yet been described. We present a case of an inguinal lymphadenitis caused by M. haemophilum in an immunocompetent girl.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)84-6
Number of pages3
JournalPediatric Infectious Disease Journal
Volume26
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2007

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