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Multifocal Nodular Periostitis Associated With Prolonged Voriconazole Therapy in a Lung Transplant Recipient: Case Report and Literature Review.
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PMID:  21169844     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We report a case of painful, nodular periostitis in a lung transplant recipient on long-term voriconazole therapy. Symptoms, signs, and laboratory abnormalities resolved quickly after drug withdrawal. The presentation more closely resembles periostitis deformans than hypertrophic osteoarthropathy, suggesting that the fluoride moiety of voriconazole may be pathogenic for this condition. Clinicians should be aware of this association.
Authors:
Asad Ayub; Charles V Kenney; Fergus E McKiernan
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2010-12-13
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of clinical rheumatology : practical reports on rheumatic & musculoskeletal diseases     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1536-7355     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2010 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-12-20     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9518034     Medline TA:  J Clin Rheumatol     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
From the *Department of Internal Medicine, Memorial Hospital, Jacksonville, FL; and †Department of Radiology and ‡Center for Bone Disease, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, WI.
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