Red bumps in HIV patients. Biopsy to make the diagnosis.
HIV and cats. Bad combination. Actually, anything and cats is a bad combination. Except, perhaps, a speeding auto.
Due to B. henselae.
Empiric therapy, is, one must admit, moronic. Given the differential mentioned above, it makes more sense to, oh, I don't know, MAKE A DIAGNOSIS. Then treat with azithromycin OR erythromycin OR doxycycline OR a quinolone.
ICD9 Codes (Soon to be supplanted by ICD10)
Bacillary angiomatosis 083.8.