Bacillary angiomatosis in a child undergoing chemotherapy.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Bacillary angiomatosis is an infectious disease of the skin and viscera characterized by vascular lesions, originally described in patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection. There are also case reports of bacillary angiomatosis occurring in immunocompetent patients and in noninfected patients with suppressed immune function. We report a case of bacillary angiomatosis in a child undergoing chemotherapy for acute leukemia.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Myers, SA; Prose, NS; Garcia, JA; Wilson, KH; Dunsmore, KP; Kamino, H

Published Date

  • October 1992

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 121 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 574 - 578

PubMed ID

  • 1403392

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0022-3476

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0022-3476(05)81148-5


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States