Invasive Mycobacterium marinum infection of the hand.
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Abstract Mycobacterium marinum infection of the hand is rare. We report the case of a 39-year-old man with M marinum infection that resulted in a chronic soft tissue infection, extensor tendon synovitis, and arthritis of the metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joints. The cause was probably tropical freshwater fishes.
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Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY
|Journal||Journal of Plastic Surgery and Hand Surgery|
|Publication status||Published - 2013|
The information about affiliations in this record was updated in December 2015. The record was previously connected to the following departments: Division of Infection Medicine (SUS) (013008000), Hand Surgery Research Group (013241910)