Petriellidium (Allescheria) Boydii Orbital and Brain Abscess Treated with Intravenous Miconazole Journal Articles uri icon

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  • A previously healthy 4-year-old boy suffered a penetrating injury to his left orbit and left frontal lobe, which resulted in an infection by Petriellidium boydii. The patient was successfully treated with intravenous miconazole and multiple debridements.


  • Anderson, Richard L
  • Carroll, Thomas F
  • Harvey, Johnt
  • Myers, Martin G

publication date

  • June 1984