Inguinal lymphadenitis caused by mycobacterium haemophilum in an immunocompetent child

Jerome A H Lindeboom, Caroline F Kuijper, Marceline van Furth

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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
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2007

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