Subcutaneous nodules caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa without sepsis.

  title={Subcutaneous nodules caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa without sepsis.},
  author={Celia Alem{\'a}n and Michael L. Wallace and William K. Blaylock and A. Bowen Garrett},
  volume={63 3},
Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection can cause a wide array of skin manifestations. While some infections are mild, as are the cases with hot tub folliculitis and toe web or nail infection, others are a result of sepsis and can be fatal without prompt treatment. The classic skin finding of P. aeruginosa sepsis is Ecthyma gangrenosum, but other signs such as papules, petechiae, and hemorrhagic bullae can also be seen. Suppurative panniculitis can also be caused by P. aeruginosa sepsis and clinically… CONTINUE READING