What is the course of cat scratch disease (CSD) in immunocompromised patients?

Updated: Feb 16, 2021
  • Author: Robert A Schwartz, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Immunocompromised patients may experience a dramatic and potentially life-threatening course of disease. However, with appropriate antibiotic use and management of complications, these patients also typically experience full resolution of disease.


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