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A 21-Year-Old Man with Recurrent Abscesses 

A 21-Year-Old Man with Recurrent Abscesses
A 21-Year-Old Man with Recurrent Abscesses

Daniel Caplivski

and W. Michael Scheld

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date: 19 September 2021

Case 11a: A 21-year-old man with a diagnosis of Job's syndrome (Hyper-IgE syndrome) was admitted to the hospital with a large right buttock abscess. The patient had a history of recurrent skin abscesses resulting in frequent hospital admissions, as well as an empyema in 2006 that had required surgical drainage.

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