Yersinia enterocolitica inguinal lymphadenitis.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Inguinal lymphadenitis is associated with a well-defined group of etiologic agents including many sexually transmitted diseases and nonvenereal agents including Yersinia pestis (bubonic plague). We report herein the first case of a second Yersinia species--Yersinia enterocolitica--presenting like bubonic plague with bilateral inguinal lymphadenitis.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Zimmerman, RS; Hamilton, JD

Published Date

  • September 1986

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 5 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 265 - 268

PubMed ID

  • 3757476

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0732-8893

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/0732-8893(86)90010-6


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States