What is the cause of this alarming ulcer?

Jeziah, a seven-month-old, presents with his concerned parents, who noticed a lesion on his right cheek three days ago.

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Dr Paul Muthiah is a GP on the Central Coast, NSW, and medical co-editor at Australian Doctor.

References:
  1. DermNet NZ, Ecthyma gangrenosum

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