Gastric Mucormycosis in a Diabetic Patient

  • IPL Dannheimer
  • W Fouche
  • C Nel

Abstract

A fatal case of gastric mucormycosis in a 46-year-old diabetic is described. The pathological findings at laparotomy and postmorte'm examination are discussed. An interesting feature was a massive splenic infarction.

S. Afr. Med. J., 48, 838 (1974).

Author Biographies

IPL Dannheimer
H. F. Venvoerd Hospital, Pretoria
W Fouche
H. F. Venvoerd Hospital, Pretoria
C Nel
H. F. Venvoerd Hospital, Pretoria
Published
2018-02-18
Section
Articles

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eISSN: 0256-95749
print ISSN: 2078-5135