ISSN - 0973-0958
Pyoderma Gangrenosum in an Infant Treated With Skin Grafting
K Jagadish Kumar*, Anil kumar MG**, Vijay L***, S PerumalSatya*, V G Manjunath*, Mamatha S*
*Department of Pediatrics, **Department of Pediatric Surgery, ***Department of Plastic Surgery, JSS Medical College, JSS University, Mysore, India

Pyoderma Gangrenosum (PG) is rapidly progressive, painful necrotic cutaneous ulcer with violaceous and undermined border. When underlying tissues are exposed at the ulcer bed, debridement and skin grafting may be necessary. We report 8 month infant with PG occurring in gluteal region with frequent faecal soiling and split skin graft was done successfully.
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