Donavanosis

Granuloma inguinale

Etiology

  • Klebsiella granulomatis

Risk Factors

  • Incubation 1-3m
  • Tropics & not in US unless travel
  • Spread by direct sexual contact
  • Rfs same as for HIV

Symptoms

  • Papule to painless ulcer in genital area
  • Beefy red/bleeds
  • Develops over weeks
  • Can be hard to distinguish from chancroid

Physical Exam Findings

  • Painless papule or ulcer in genital region
  • Can be beefy/red and bleed