Erythema multiforme associated with Trueperella pyogenes bacteremia.

@article{Hoshina2017ErythemaMA,
  title={Erythema multiforme associated with Trueperella pyogenes bacteremia.},
  author={Daichi Hoshina and Masumi Tsujiwaki and Kazuhiko Furuya and Tsugumichi Kawamura},
  journal={The Journal of dermatology},
  year={2017},
  volume={44 5},
  pages={e83-e84}
}
Dear Editor, Erythema multiforme (EM) is triggered by several conditions including infections, medication and accompanying disorders such as carcinomas. Regarding the infections, the herpes simplex virus (HSV) and species in the genus Mycoplasma are well-known relevant pathogens. However, bacterial infections that induce EM have seen little study. Here, we present the case of EM associated with Trueperella pyogenes bacteremia. A 61-year-old man presented with a 1-week history of fever and… CONTINUE READING