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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Myiasis: Overview

…Most cases are acquired in the tropics of Central and South America and Africa. The clinical lesions resemble an abscess or furuncle, hence the name “furunculoid myiasis.” Doppler ultrasound can be used to confirm the diagnosis….

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Acne Keloidalis Nuchae: Initial Evaluation

…Initial Evaluation Differential Diagnosis Staphylococcal folliculitis Furuncle Herpetic folliculitis Scleredema (Buschke)…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Dermatophyte Infections: Initial Evaluation: Tinea Capitis and Kerion

…loss may or may not occur. Diffuse scaling is usually present; inflammation varies from minimal to pustular folliculitis or furuncle-like. Differential diagnosis For the minimally inflammatory scaly tinea capitis include seborrheic dermatitis,…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

"Folliculitis" (Infundibulitis)

…Ofuji S, Ogino A, Horio T, et al. Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis. Acta Derm Venereol (Stockh) 1970;50:195–203. Pinkus H. Furuncle. J Cutan Pathol 1979;6:517–518. Pujol RM, Matias-Guiu X, Garcia-Patos V, de Moragas JM. Tufted-hair folliculitis….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Applicable Terms

…as a furuncle (Fig. 3.2A), it being caused in most instances by Staphylococcus aureus. A carbuncle represents confluence of furuncles (Fig. 3.2B). Abscesses of noninfectious nature are seen histopathologically in eruptive lesions of psoriasis,…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Study By Disease

…17;s disease (Quiz #555) Suppurative folliculitis (Quiz #811) Suppurative folliculitis (Quiz #814) Suppurative folliculitis (furuncle) (Quiz #812) Suppurative infundibulitis (Quiz #665) Suppurative infundibulitis in a patient with Crohn’s…

Isolated giant molluscum contagiosum mimicking epidermoid cyst

Isolated giant molluscum contagiosum mimicking epidermoid cyst

…of molluscum contagiosum, which is 0.5-1 cm or more in diameter. This clinical presentation may mimic basal cell carcinoma, furuncle, intradermal nevus, amelanotic melanoma, kerathoacanthoma and viral warts [2,3]. These lesions are rare in healthy…