A case of fulminant ecthyma gangrenosum assoiciated with pseudomonas aeruginosa infection in a patient with methylmalonic acidemia

Motohiko Okano, Kazunori Kishiyama, Noriko Satake, Shuji Kubo, Nobuyoshi Ishikawa

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Abstract

A 6-month-old boy with methylmalonic acidemia died of ecthyma gangrenosum caused by systemic Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection. Subtle malnutrition accompanied by the occasional protein restriction treatment may have underlain the development of serious infection in this case.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)107-108
Number of pages2
JournalScandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases
Volume26
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - 1994
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Immunology and Microbiology(all)
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Immunology

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