Foot ulcer and osteomyelitis

Embil, John M.; Wiens, John L.; Oppenheimer, Mark; Trepman, Elly
January 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/3/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 1, p35
Academic Journal
This article provides clinical information about blastomycosis osteomyelitis. The disease is characterized by a thick-walled budding yeast that causes respiratory infection and hematogenous dissemination producing extrapulmonary disease. Patients with blastomycosis osteomyelitis experiences pain and swelling of the affected area.


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