Group A Streptococcus has emerged as an increasingly prevalent cause of invasive skin and soft tissue infections. We report the case of a 41-year-old man who presented with a necrotic index finger. To our knowledge, this is the first case of unexplained digital arterial thrombosis in the setting of group A Streptococcus cellulitis.
From the Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT.
Correspondence to: Michael Sungwon Yoo, MD, Yale-New Haven Hospital, 20 York St, CB 2041, New Haven, CT 06510. E-mail: email@example.com.
The authors have no funding or conflicts of interest to disclose.