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Why would a person need a synovial fluid fungal culture test?
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Dr. Traci Buxton
Family Medicine
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In brief: Septic arthritis
A fungal culture would be performed on the fluid collected from a joint if the joint was infected and not responding to typical antibiotic therapy.
Joint infections caused by fungal infections are not common.

In brief: Septic arthritis
A fungal culture would be performed on the fluid collected from a joint if the joint was infected and not responding to typical antibiotic therapy.
Joint infections caused by fungal infections are not common.
Dr. Traci Buxton
Dr. Traci Buxton
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