Atypical mycobacterial infection in a case of systemic sclerosis
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Napier V, Sarojini P A, Ramani JB. Atypical mycobacterial infection in a case of systemic sclerosis. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1993;59:33-34
AbstractA case of systemic sclerosis on long term steroid therapy developed multiple abscesses in the skin and the knee joint. Atypical mycobacteria was isolated from the joint aspirate on two occasions. She responded only partially to treatment.