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Case Number : Case 2522 - 06 March 2020 Posted By: Dr. Richard Carr

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M80. Right forearm. ?Penetrating injury gardening, 6/52. Non XXX ?Retained FB


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Eman El-Nabarawy

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Chromoblastomycosis complicating foreign body granulomatous reaction.

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I'm not able to distinguish chromoblastomycosis from other pigmented fungal agents, but like the above diagnosis.

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Foreign body reaction to vegetal tissue plus infection by Hyalohyphomycosis. I do not think these are sclerotic bodies from chromoblastomycosis.

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Meenakshi Batrani

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Chromoblastomycosis complicating retained foreign body. 

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Krishnakumar subramanian

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medlar bodies -suggestive of chromoblastomycosis

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Anil Patki

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A thorn and copper pennies! 

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Dr. Richard Carr

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Yes this was a splinter / thorn with chromoblastomycosis.

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