Bacillary angiomatosis in a patient with chronic lymphocytic leukemia

K. Petersen*, K. C. Earhart, M. R. Wallace

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Bacillary angiomatosis is a cutaneous or visceral infection with Bartonella henselae or Bartonella quintana. Cases usually occur in HIV infected individuals. We present a 60-year-old man with chronic lymphocytic leukemia and neutropenic fever caused by bacillary angiomatosis. The nine BA cases in oncology patients are reviewed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)480-484
Number of pages5
Issue number5
StatePublished - Oct 2008
Externally publishedYes


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