Show Summary Details
Page of

A 61-Year-Old Woman from Mexico with Cutaneous Ulcers 

A 61-Year-Old Woman from Mexico with Cutaneous Ulcers
A 61-Year-Old Woman from Mexico with Cutaneous Ulcers

Daniel Caplivski

and W. Michael Scheld

Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD MEDICINE ONLINE ( © Oxford University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a title in Oxford Medicine Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 18 October 2021

Case 11d: A 61-year-old female from Mexico presented with ulcerative skin lesions that were not improving despite empiric antibiotics. She had been treated with trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole for presumed MRSA infection with no improvement. Initially she had two or three lesions on her thighs and arms that began as a pimple, and later ulcerated. She had been in the United States for two months, but had previously been working for a mulch company in Mexico.

Access to the complete content on Oxford Medicine Online requires a subscription or purchase. Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts for each book and chapter without a subscription.

Please subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for information about how to register your code.

For questions on access or troubleshooting, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.