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    Erysipeloid

    In a person who works with animals or animal products, penetrating trauma can cause inoculation with Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae and a characteristic purplish, indurated rash known as erysipeloid.

    Image courtesy of Thomas Habif, MD.

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