Actinomyces

Sites

  • Oral/neck/face
  • Lungs
  • Pelvis w/IUD
  • Liver
  • Other

Risk Factors

  • DM
  • Immunocomp
  • Chronic dental/gingival dz
  • Xrt or cancer of head/neck

Symptoms

  • Slow growing abscess
  • Often w/sinus tract development