A case of bacillary angiomatosis presenting as leg ulcers

Karakas M., Baba M., Homan S., Akman A., Acar M., Memisoglu H., ...More

JOURNAL OF THE EUROPEAN ACADEMY OF DERMATOLOGY AND VENEREOLOGY, vol.17, no.1, pp.65-67, 2003 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


We report a 32-year-old immunocompetent man who had multiple leg ulcers caused by bacillary angiomatosis without a history of direct contact with cats. Bacillary angiomatosis should be kept in mind in the differential diagnosis of leg ulcers in cases of unknown aetiology.