How is granuloma inguinale differentiated from chancroid?

Updated: Aug 05, 2019
  • Author: Joseph Adrian L Buensalido, MD; Chief Editor: Pranatharthi Haran Chandrasekar, MBBS, MD  more...
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Pseudogranuloma inguinale is another chancroid variety that closely resembles granuloma inguinale caused by Klebsiella granulomatis. Isolation of H ducreyi from lesions differentiates it from granuloma inguinale.


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