Last updated on 22-8-2019 by Anonymous (not verified)
Peer reviewed scientific article
A 54-year-old immunocompetent man presented with an infrapatellar bursitis caused by Protothecawickerhamii. Because of clinical and microbiological relapse two weeks after bursectomy, six weeklyinjections of 5 mg of conventional amphotericin B were chosen for intrabursal treatment. Four monthsafter completion of the treatment, the patient remains cured.