Extensor tendon rupture due to Coccidiodes immitis. Report of a case

Robert M Szabo, W. L. Lanzer, R. H. Gelberman, P. Haghighi

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In a 60-year-old man, extensor tendon rupture was associated with coccidioidal tenosynovitis. Dissemination of Coccidiodes immitis to the tenosynovium in the wrist is an unusual complication following pulmonary coccidiodomycosis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)176-180
Number of pages5
JournalClinical Orthopaedics and Related Research
VolumeNO. 194
StatePublished - 1985


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Surgery

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