Treponema pallidum – The Great Imitator.

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Treponema pallidum - The Great Imitator.

N Engl J Med. 2015 Nov 19;373(21):2069

Authors: Militz H, Hungerer C

A 50-year-old woman was admitted to the hospital with swelling of the left lateral malleolus after an ankle sprain and rupture of the Achilles tendon. Examination was notable for ulcerated lesions with sanguineous secretions on the left breast, back, and left shoulder.

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