What are the possible complications of erythrasma?

Updated: Sep 10, 2018
  • Author: Abdul-Ghani Kibbi, MD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Note the following possible complications:

  • Fatal septicemia in immunocompromised patients with erythrasma

  • Infective endocarditis in valvular heart disease patients with erythrasma

  • Postsurgical wound infection in erythrasma patients


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