Haemophilus ducreyi is a well recognised causative agent of genital ulcers and chancroid. We report two unusual cases of non-sexually transmitted H. ducreyi infection leading to chronic lower limb ulcers. Both patients were Australian expatriates visiting Australia from the Pacific Islands - one from Papua New Guinea and the other from Vanuatu.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Medical Journal of Australia|
|Publication status||Published - 15 Mar 2010|