Voriconazole-induced periostitis in stem cell transplant patient

A Correction to this article was published on 19 June 2020

This article has been updated

This is a preview of subscription content, access via your institution.

Fig. 1

Change history

  • 19 June 2020

    The original version of this article unfortunately contained a mistake

References

  1. 1.

    Wermers RA, Cooper K, Razonable RR, et al. Fluoride excess and periostitis in transplant patients receiving long-term voriconazole therapy. Clin Infect Dis. 2011;52:604–11.

    CAS  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  2. 2.

    Bucknor MD, Gross AJ, Link TM. Voriconazole-induced periostitis in two post-transplant patients. J Radiol Case Rep. 2013;7:10.

    PubMed  PubMed Central  Google Scholar 

  3. 3.

    Johnson LB, Kauffman CA. Voriconazole: a new triazole antifungal agent. Clin Infect Dis. 2003;36:630–7.

    CAS  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  4. 4.

    Barajas MR, McCullough KB, Merten JA, et al. Correlation of pain and fluoride concentration in allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients on voriconazole. Biol Blood Marrow Transpl. 2016;22:579–83.

    CAS  Google Scholar 

  5. 5.

    Moon WJ, Scheller EL, Suneja A, et al. Plasma fluoride level as a predictor of voriconazole-induced periostitis in patients with skeletal pain. Clin Infect Dis. 2014;59:1237–45.

    CAS  PubMed  PubMed Central  Google Scholar 

  6. 6.

    Gerber B, Guggenberger R, Fasler D, et al. Reversible skeletal disease and high fluoride serum levels in hematologic patients receiving voriconazole. Blood. 2012;120(12):2390–4.

    CAS  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  7. 7.

    Levine MT, Chandrasekar PH. Adverse effects of voriconazole: over a decade of use. Clin Transpl. 2016;30:1377–86.

    Google Scholar 

Download references

Author information

Affiliations

Authors

Corresponding author

Correspondence to Alexandre E. Malek.

Ethics declarations

Conflict of interest

All authors declare no competing interests.

Additional information

The original version of this article was revised: The spelling of Yara Skaff’s name was incorrect. The corrected author list is given above.

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Verify currency and authenticity via CrossMark

Cite this article

Malek, A.E., Skaff, Y. & Mulanovich, V.E. Voriconazole-induced periostitis in stem cell transplant patient. Infection 48, 809–810 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007/s15010-020-01445-0

Download citation

Keywords

  • Voriconazole
  • Periostitis
  • Stem cell transplant