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Pyoderma Gangrenosum Associated with Sunitinib

A Case Report

Sevimli Dikicier, Bahar MD

doi: 10.1097/01.ASW.0000577128.03996.95

ABSTRACT Pyoderma gangrenosum (PG) is an inflammatory neutrophilic dermatosis that presents with painful, sterile ulcers. Drug-induced PG is a rare condition; propylthiouracil, granulocyte colony-stimulating factor, and sunitinib are drugs that have been implicated to date. This article presents a case of PG associated with sunitinib.

Bahar Sevimli Dikicier, MD, is Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology, Sakarya University Training and Research Hospital, Adapazari, Sakarya, Turkey. The author has disclosed no financial relationships related to this article. Submitted August 8, 2018; accepted in revised form November 13, 2018.

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