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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Erysipelas

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An inflammatory process caused by one of several bacteria, especially Streptococcus pyogenes, and manifested clinically as erythematous patches and erythematous edematous plaques with scalloped outlines upon which vesicles and bullae, some of them hemorrhagic, may develop.

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Erysipelas

An inflammatory process caused by one of several bacteria, especially Streptococcus pyogenes, and manifested clinically as erythematous patches and erythematous edematous plaques with scalloped outlines upon which vesicles and bullae, some of them…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Erysipelas/Cellulitis

An inflammatory process caused by one of several bacteria, especially Streptococcus pyogenes, and manifested clinically as erythematous patches and erythematous edematous plaques with scalloped outlines upon which vesicles and bullae, some of them…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Erysipelas/Cellulitis: Treatment

…when the full course of therapy has not been completed. When to consult a dermatologist When the diagnosis of cellulitis or erysipelas is not clear. If a patient has a history of recurrent cellulitis or erysipelas and may require some type of…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Erysipelas/Cellulitis: Key Points

…nd are often accompanied by systemic signs, such as fever, leukocytosis, and elevated markers of systemic inflammation. Both erysipelas and cellulitis require systemic antibiotic therapy. The clinical presentation of erysipelas and cellulitis are…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Erysipelas/Cellulitis: References

…nagement, Derm Therapy, 24:229-239. Kilburn SA, Featherstone P, Higgins B, Brindle R (2010) Interventions for cellulitis and erysipelas, Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 6(10): CD004299. Krasagakis K, Valachis A, Maniatakis P, et al (2010)…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Erysipelas/Cellulitis: Initial Evaluation

…Initial Evaluation Erysipelas Cellulitis Differential diagnosis Deep vein thrombosis Venous stasis dermatitis Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome Leukocytoclastic vasculitis Panniculitis Contact dermatitis…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Dermatomyositis: Initial Evaluation

…Initial Evaluation Differential diagnosis Erysipelas Lupus Psoriasis Sarcoidosis Rosacea Scleroderma (fingers)…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Erysipelas

…ion Course Waning in weeks without residua. May recur at the same site over the course of years. Variations clinical Bullous erysipelas (erysipelas vesiculosum et bullosum) Erysipelas gangrenosum Erysipelas phlegmonosum These three terms used in…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Erysipelas

An inflammatory process caused by one of several bacteria, especially Streptococcus pyogenes, and manifested clinically as erythematous patches and erythematous edematous plaques with scalloped outlines upon which vesicles and bullae, some of them…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…and neutrophils = Erysipelas The infiltrate of inflammatory cells in the section pictured is denser than usually is seen in erysipelas. Erysipelas is the quintessential example of phlegmonous inflammation in which, as a rule, a rather sparse…