Brucella melitensis presenting as erythema nodosum-like lesions.

J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 2009 Dec;19(12):794-5

Department of Medicine, Combined Military Hospital, Sialkot.

Brucellosis is a chronic granulomatous zoonosis with protean manifestations. Cutaneous involvement in Brucellosis is a relatively rare phenomenon. We describe a case of Brucella melitensis infection presenting with erythema nodosum like skin lesions involving palms and soles in a 70 years old lady.

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