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2022 Nov 25

Curr Med Imaging

Cryptococcal osteomyelitis of the left acetabulum: A case report.


Zhou C, Zhang J, Chen Y, Ding X, Chen F, Feng K, Chen K
Curr Med Imaging. 2022 Nov 25.
PMID: 36437727.


Cryptococcus, as a classical "opportunistic" fungal pathogen, is capable of disseminating an invasive infection in immunocompromised hosts. The primary sites of infection include the respiratory and central nervous systems, and skeletal infection was rarely reported. In this case, we describe a case of cryptococcal osteomyelitis involving the left side of the acetabulum in a Chinese patient with chronic hepatitis B.