JBJS Case Connect 2020 Jul-Sep;10(3):e1900618
1Orthopedics and Traumatology Unit, São João University Hospital Center, Porto, Portugal 2Unit of Anatomy, Department of Biomedicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto-Center for Health Technology and Services Research (CINTESIS), Porto, Portugal 3Infectious Disease Unit, São João University Hospital Center, Porto, Portugal.
Case: We present a case of azole and partial caspofungin-resistant Candida albicans spondylodiscitis, after bariatric surgery with bowel perforation. Treatment included debridement and several months of anidulafungin, complemented with antibacterial therapy because of relapse for bacterial superinfection. After treatment, the infection did not recur clinically or radiologically during one and half years follow-up. Read More