Flexor tenosynovitis caused by Mycobacterium bovis: a case report

E Bagatur, M Bayramiçli
Journal of Hand Surgery 1996, 21 (4): 700-2
A case of flexor tenosynovitis caused by Mycobacterium bovis is presented. Since the incidence of Mycobacterium bovis infections are very rare in humans, clinical suspicion is important for diagnosis. The treatment is a combination of chemotherapy and surgical debridement.

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