Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2017  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 873--875

Bilateral renal aspergillosis in an immunocompetent host


Sohini Das1, Atul Ramchandra More2, Ramya Iyadurai1 
1 Department of Medicine, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
2 Division of Critical Care, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Sohini Das
Department of Medicine, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore - 632 004, Tamil Nadu
India

Bilateral primary renal aspergillosis is rare in immunocompetent hosts. The clinical presentation of Aspergillus pyelonephritis is similar to that of bacterial pyelonephritis. Here, we present an immunocompetent patient with primary bilateral renal abscesses due to Aspergillus fumigatus.


How to cite this article:
Das S, More AR, Iyadurai R. Bilateral renal aspergillosis in an immunocompetent host.J Family Med Prim Care 2017;6:873-875


How to cite this URL:
Das S, More AR, Iyadurai R. Bilateral renal aspergillosis in an immunocompetent host. J Family Med Prim Care [serial online] 2017 [cited 2019 Aug 25 ];6:873-875
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