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Diffuse Hyperpigmented Subcutaneous Nodules as a Primary Manifestation of Disseminated Bacillus Calmette-Guerin Disease in Young Infants

Sedigheh Rafiei Tabatabaei 1 , Ali Amanati 2 , * , Abdollah Karimi 1 , Kourosh Goudarzipour 3 , Zahra Chavoshzadeh 1 , Maryam Kazemi Aghdam 4 and Mohammad Bagher Haghighi 5
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1 Pediatric Infections Research Center, Mofid Children’s Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Professor Alborzi Clinical Microbiology Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
3 Pediatric Congenital Hemathologic Disorders Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Pediatric Pathology Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Mofid Children’s Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: October 01, 2015, 3 (4); e24744
  • Published Online: August 24, 2015
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: October 21, 2014
  • Accepted: November 4, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/pedinfect.24744

To Cite: Rafiei Tabatabaei S, Amanati A, Karimi A, Goudarzipour K, Chavoshzadeh Z, et al. Diffuse Hyperpigmented Subcutaneous Nodules as a Primary Manifestation of Disseminated Bacillus Calmette-Guerin Disease in Young Infants, Arch Pediatr Infect Dis. 2015 ; 3(4):e24744. doi: 10.5812/pedinfect.24744.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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