DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2320-6012.ijrms20170180

Pseudomonas septicaemia: in a case of pancytopenia

Yusuf Nagori, Darshan Chandakb, Sunil Dube, Vatsal B.

Abstract


Pseudomonal infection is a rare condition with multiple systemic complications. A new condition of interest is ecthyma gangrenosum in a patient with pseudomonas septicaemia with pancytopenia and megaloblastic anaemia. So here we present you the case of Ecthyma gangrenosum in a 20-year-old female with pseudomonas septicaemia due to pancytopenia. A high degree of clinical suspicion is required, but a tissue sample is ultimately necessary for definitive diagnosis.


Keywords


Ecthyma gangrenosum, Pancytopenia, Pseudomonas

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