• A case of cytomegalovirus-induced vasculitis led to skin ulcerations in a renal transplant patient. Light and electron microscopy revealed inclusion bodies and viral particles, respectively, characteristic of cytomegalovirus. To our knowledge, this is the first report of cytomegalovirus-induced vasculitis producing skin ulcerations, and it illustrates another of the protean manifestations of cytomegalovirus inclusion disease that may have important clinical implications.
(Arch Dermatol 113:1569-1571, 1977)
Minars N, Silverman JF, Escobar MR, Martinez AJ. Fatal Cytomegalic Inclusion DiseaseAssociated Skin Manifestations in a Renal Transplant Patient. Arch Dermatol. 1977;113(11):1569-1571. doi:10.1001/archderm.1977.01640110089015