Clofazimine-induced crystal-storing histiocytosis is a rare complication of treatment previously reported in dermatology literature as a complication of leprosy therapy. We report a case of disseminated Mycobacterium abscessus requiring treatment with high-dose oral clofazimine resulting in enteropathy in a patient who presented with abdominal pain, malnutrition, and melena.
- Clofazimine-induced enteropathy
- Crystal storing histiocytosis enteropathy
- Mycobacterium abscessus
- Petechial hemorrhage
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Clinical Neurology