Cutaneous lesions are an unusual manifestation of brucellosis. Chronic indolent ulcers due to Brucella suis developed on the knee of a patient. The lesions resulted from contamination of an abrasion by infected blood from a deer.
Christianson HB, Pankey GA, Applewhite ML. Ulcers of Skin Due to Brucella suisReport of a Case. Arch Dermatol. 1968;98(2):175-176. doi:10.1001/archderm.1968.01610140073017