Cat-scratch disease is due to Bartonella henselae and commonly presents as a localised papular lesion with regional lymphadenopathy. We report the case of a young man suffering general symptoms and dysautonomy characterised by an erectile dysfunction due to an invasive cat-scratch disease. He was successfully treated by tetracyclines during 3 weeks.
- infectious diseases
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Contributors All authors equally contributed to the writing of the paper. QT, JCM and GW took care of the patient.
Competing interests None declared.
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