Author | Suma Manjunath, MD


Photoclinic: Mycoplasma Infection

March 01, 2007

A scaly, erysipeloid rash had erupted in the axillae of an 8-year-old boy and spread to the buttocks and thighs within 2 days. The child complained only of pruritus. The rash had worsened despite treatment with clindamycin for 4 days.