We present a case of a patient with preoperative cutaneous candidiasis, who developed candidal infection during stage revision knee arthroplasty. The patient received intravenous fluconazole for 6 weeks and resection arthroplasty with an amphotericin B-loaded cement spacer and continuous oral fluconazole therapy for 9 weeks. Revision surgery was successful.
- Amphotericin B
- Candida albicans
- Fungal prosthetic infection
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Orthopedics and Sports Medicine