Bilateral fungal epididymo-orchitis with abscess

Urology. 1995 Sep;46(3):412-4. doi: 10.1016/S0090-4295(99)80233-7.

Abstract

We present a unique case of bilateral fungal epididymo-orchitis with abscess formation due to Torulopsis glabrata in a nonimmunosuppressed patient with a neurogenic bladder. This case highlights the risk factors for fungal infections of the urinary tract and the difficulty with their management.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Abscess / diagnosis
  • Abscess / microbiology*
  • Aged
  • Candidiasis* / diagnosis
  • Candidiasis* / etiology
  • Epididymitis / diagnosis
  • Epididymitis / microbiology*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Orchitis / diagnosis
  • Orchitis / microbiology*
  • Risk Factors
  • Urinary Bladder, Neurogenic / complications