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Pediatr Dermatol. 2010 Sep-Oct;27(5):500-3. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.2010.01260.x. Epub 2010 Aug 27.

Leukocyte adhesion deficiency type 1 presenting with recurrent pyoderma gangrenosum and flaccid scarring.

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  • 1Division of Rheumatology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229-3039, USA.


We report an 11-year-old boy with a longstanding history of recurrent pyoderma gangrenosum and abnormal wound healing who eventually developed a fatal invasive fungal infection. This article emphasizes the importance to consider leukocyte adhesion deficiency type 1 in the differential diagnosis of patients with recurrent skin ulcers.

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