Nonhealing Wounds/Ulcers - Infection | M Marinum

Mycobact

Risk Factors

  • Lives in soil
  • Vegetation
  • Infection via cut when handling dirt

Symptoms

  • Painless skin nodule at site of innoculation
  • Develops over 1 to 12 weeks
  • Increases in size and can ulcerate
  • Sometimes local adenpathy