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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

Superficial Fungal Infections: Therapy: Tinea capitis

Therapy: Tinea capitis Tinea capitis is superficial fungal infection of the scalp and hair It is mainly caused by any pathogenic dermatophyte except E. floccosum and T. concentricum The most common cause worldwide is M. canis, whereas in the USA it…

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

"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….

Study By Disease

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…