John Libbey Eurotext

European Journal of Dermatology


Tropical phagedenic ulcer Volume 9, numéro 4, June 1999

  • Page(s) : 321-2
  • Année de parution : 1999

A 64-year-old man was referred with an acute ulcer of the left foot. His medical history was remarkable for tachyarrhythmia with atrial fibrillation, high blood pressure treated with fluindione, digoxin and amlodipine, and venous insufficiency most marked on his left leg. He had just spent a two week holiday in the Dominican Republic and nothing particular had happened there. He noticed a non inflamed edema of his left ankle during [...]