Disseminated Candida tropicalis presenting with ecthyma-gangrenosum-like lesions

Knox Beasley, Kamaldeep Panach, Arturo R. Dominguez

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Abstract

Disseminated candidiasis in immunosuppressed patients has been classically associated with an erythematous papular eruption [1, 2, 3], however more severe presentations are possible. We present a patient who developed disseminated Candida tropicalis that presented with hemorrhagic bullae that progressed to large necrotic ulcers.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number7
JournalDermatology Online Journal
Volume22
Issue number1
StatePublished - 2016

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Keywords

  • Candida tropicalis
  • Disseminated candidiasis
  • Ecthyma Gangrenosum

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology

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