Letter to the Editor: Clinical profile and management of craniocerebral Madurella mycetoma

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To The Editor: We read with great interest the case report published by Goel et al.4 (Goel RS, Kataria R, Sinha VD, et al: Craniocerebral maduromycosis. Case report. J Neurosurg Pediatr 10:67–70, July 2012). These authors reported the case of a 17-year-old girl with a craniocerebral mycetoma caused by Madurella mycetomatis (M. mycetomatis). The authors are to be congratulated for the excellent result achieved in managing this case.

We would like to take the opportunity to highlight several key points in the clinicopathology and management of

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Please include this information when citing this paper: published online August 30, 2013; DOI: 10.3171/2013.6.PEDS13274.

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