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A 7-Week-Old Nepali Girl with a Perianal Ulcer: Brief Report

Authors

  • John Durkin B.S.,

    1. School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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  • Gabriel J. Martinez-Diaz M.D.,

    1. School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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  • Robin P. Gehris M.D.

    Corresponding author
    1. Department of Dermatology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    2. Pediatric Dermatologic Surgery, Children's Hospital, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    3. Pediatric Teledermatology, Children's Hospital, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    4. Pediatric Dermatology Fellowship, Children's Hospital, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    5. Children's Dermatology Services and Acne Treatment Center, Wexford, Pennsylvania
    • Address correspondence to Robin P. Gehris, M.D., Pine Center, Suite 108, 11279 Perry Highway, Wexford, PA 15090, or e-mail: gehrrp@upmc.edu.

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Abstract

Cytomegalovirus (CMV) can rarely present with skin findings. Cutaneous CMV is most often found in patients who are immunocompromised because of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, lymphoma, or other conditions. We present a rare case of an immunocompetent 7-week-old girl with a perianal ulcer attributed to CMV.

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