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VOLUME 26 , ISSUE 6 ( June, 2022 ) > List of Articles

CASE REPORT

A Rare Case Report of Intra-abdominal Mucormycosis Complicating Acute Pancreatitis

Bhanuprakash K Bhaskar, Shreyas H Gutte, Mohan Gurjar, Sai Saran, Rahul Rahul, Pratishtha Sengar

Keywords : Acute pancreatitis, Invasive fungal infection, Mucormycosis, Postpartum

Citation Information : Bhaskar BK, Gutte SH, Gurjar M, Saran S, Rahul R, Sengar P. A Rare Case Report of Intra-abdominal Mucormycosis Complicating Acute Pancreatitis. Indian J Crit Care Med 2022; 26 (6):736-738.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-24232

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 20-06-2022

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2022; The Author(s).


Abstract

Intra-abdominal infections are known to complicate the course of acute pancreatitis. Invasive fungal infections (Candida spp.) are not the uncommon microorganisms which isolate from intra-abdominal specimen in acute necrotizing pancreatitis. However, we are reporting first case of invasive gastric mucormycosis in a postpartum acute pancreatitis patient.


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