Mycobacterium marinum Infection in a 4-year-old Child

Michael A. Fragoso, Dennis L. Murray

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Infections with Mycobacterium marinum are uncommon in children but should be considered by a physician confronted with chronic, poorly healing skin lesions. A case of such an infection in a 4-year-old child is presented. Presenting signs and symptoms, differential diagnosis, and treatment of these infections are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)288-289
Number of pages2
JournalClinical Pediatrics
Issue number5
StatePublished - May 1985
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health


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