Pseudomonas gangrenosum

Pseudomonal ecthyma gangrenosum is an uncommon skin lesion caused by infection of a Pseudomonas species. It is typically found in the gluteal or perineal regions and is marked by red macules with central areas of necrosis surrounded by an erythematous halo.

ecthyma pseudomonas gangrenosum

ecthyma gangrenosum caused by infection with Pseudomonas

It is seen in patients who are immunocompromised or neutropenic.

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