fungal abscess


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fungal abscess

An abscess caused by a fungus, e.g., mycetoma.
Synonym: mycotic abscess
See also: abscess
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It is difficult to differentiate this fungal abscess from tubercular or pyogenic abscess.
(4,5) Voriconazole 50[micro]g/0.1ml is used to inject circumferentially around the fungal abscess in the corneal stroma and in the anterior chamber as an adjunctive to topical antifungal therapy.
FUNGAL ABSCESS: Almost always in immune compromised patients, candida albicans is the most common fungal organism.