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          VOLUME 48 / ISSUE 3

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14 - Atipically located pyoderma gangrenosum worsen surgical debridement: case report

Oğuzhan Karatepe, Merih Altiok, Muharrem Battal, Bülent Çitgez, Adem Akçakaya

Piyoderma gangrenosum (PG) is a rare, inflammatory skin disorder, which is often associated with systemic diseases. It is seen with the frequent ratio of 3/106 between the ages of 20 and 50, especially in women. Its etiology is obscure. In recent surveys, it has proven to be a disease of the immune system. We hereby present a case of a 34-year-old patient with PG rarely seen in surgical clinics and when misdiagnosed, causing progress with surgical debridement.

Keywords: Piyoderma gangrenosum, colitis ulcerosa, surgical debridement

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