Jacobs Journal of Internal Medicine

Barbeque Beget Syncope

Published on: 2018-03-06


A 32 year old Hispanic male truck driver with no known medical illnesses was last noted to be well 3 weeks prior to presentation. He attended a barbeque in a friend’s backyard in a wooded area in Central Jersey and a day later noticed a rash on the posterior aspect of his right thigh. The lesion was described as erythematous and painful.


Barbeque Beget Syncope; Internal Medicine; Jacobs