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Year : 1990  |  Volume : 56  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 50-51

Erythema nodosum in psittacosis

S Tharakaram1, RS Chapman2 
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A 23-year-old woman developed erythema nodosum on her lower legs, two weeks after a respiratory infection manifesting with generalised bodyache, rhinorrhoea, sore throat, cough and sputum. Her pet budgerigar had been unwell two weeks previously. CFT for psittacosis showed a high titre. Oral tetracycline 4 gm a day for 3 weeks was effective.


How to cite this article:
Tharakaram S, Chapman R S. Erythema nodosum in psittacosis.Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1990;56:50-51


How to cite this URL:
Tharakaram S, Chapman R S. Erythema nodosum in psittacosis. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol [serial online] 1990 [cited 2019 Jul 17 ];56:50-51
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