DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2349-3291.ijcp20213329

Neonatal aspergillus endocarditis: case report and review of literature

Amrita Roy, Debadatta Mukhopadhyay, Tamashis Mukherjee, Kaustabh Chaudhuri

Abstract


Neonatal fungal endocarditis (FE) remains a rare condition associated with prematurity. It often puts us in diagnostic and therapeutic dilemma as there are no specific guidelines. We described our successful journey with a 26 days old neonate with aspergillus endocarditis responding to multidisciplinary approach with surgical resection and intravenous antifungals.

 


Keywords


Fungal, Endocarditis, Aspergillus, Surgical resection

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