What is the role of surgery in the treatment of chronic granulomatous disease (CGD)?

Updated: Jul 29, 2019
  • Author: Roman J Nowicki, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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In addition to systemic antifungal treatment, surgical debridement or excision of consolidated infection is advised when possible, [23] including surgical drainage of abscesses and resection (when possible) of granulomas.


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