Infections caused by Mycobacterium haemophilum in immunocompetent patients are unusual. M. haemophilum have been associated with cervicofacial lymphadenitis in children, but inguinal infections have not yet been described. We present a case of an inguinal lymphadenitis caused by M. haemophilum in an immunocompetent girl.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||The Pediatric infectious disease journal|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 2007|
- Child, Preschool
- Mycobacterium Infections/complications
- Mycobacterium haemophilum/isolation & purification
- Tuberculosis, Lymph Node/immunology