Search Results for: oral florid papillomatosis

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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Lichen Planus: Treatment

…atient responds to treatment, continue as required. Patients with ulcerative disease must be followed for the development of oral or genital squamous cell carcinoma. Optimal oral hygiene is an important adjunctive intervention in the management of…

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Aphthous Ulcers (Recurrent Aphthous Stomatitis, Canker Sore): Key Points

…y. There is likely an underlying genetic predisposition leading to immunologic abnormalities causing the inflammation in the oral cavity. Systemic and local factors may play a role as well, with deficiencies of vitamins (iron, vitamin B, folate),…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Aphthous Ulcers (Recurrent Aphthous Stomatitis, Canker Sore): Treatment

…ks warrants evaluation and possible biopsy; this may be managed by a dermatologist or an oral medicine physician. Widespread oral erosions, or oral erosions accompanied by cutaneous bullae, should prompt consideration for a mucocutaneous disorder…

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Candidiasis: Treatment

…var candidiasis with vaginal involvement, give a single dose of oral fluconazole 150 mg. For severe cases, or in the case of oral mucosal candidiasis, give fluconazole 100 mg/day or oral nystatin 500,000 U q.i.d. for one week. Clotrimazole troches…

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Acrodermatitis Enteropathica: Overview

…poor absorption and require higher oral doses than adults with acquired AE). Response begins to occur within days. Prescribe oral nystatin suspension or troches for Candida superinfections and to patients whose oral lesions are responding slowly to…

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Angular Cheilitis: Treatment

…e ongoing maceration of affected sites. Treatment of concomitant oral candidiasis, when present, is also necessary. Infants: Oral candidiasis (thrush) is almost always present. Treatment is with oral nystatin suspension (100,000 U/ml) q.i.d., plus…

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Erysipelas/Cellulitis: Treatment

…rganisms. Oral treatment for erysipelas and cellulitis For patients who are not systemically ill, or outpatients, treat with oral dicloxacillin 500 mg 4 times daily, oral cephalexin 500 mg four times daily, cefadroxil 1 g daily. Treat for 7 to 10…

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Superficial Fungal Infections: Therapy: Tinea versicolor

…ed for 10-20 minutes/day followed by a shampooing for 2 weeks. Oral ketoconazole 200 mg daily for 2 weeks is very effective. Oral itraconazole 200 mg daily for 7 days. Oral fluconazole 400 mg qmonth. Benzoyl peroxide 5%-10% wash q.d. for 1 month may…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Oral Hairy Leukoplakia: Key Points

…HIV infection. In one series, it was present in 11.5% of HIV-infected individuals, designating it as the fourth most common oral manifestation in this population after oral candidiasis (39.3%), melanotic hyperpigmentation (19.5%), and oral ulcers…

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