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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Acne Keloidalis Nuchae: Initial Evaluation

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

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Superficial Fungal Infections: Therapy: Tinea capitis

…trichotillomania, secondary syphilis, pseudopelade Inflammatory tinea capitis must differentiated from bacterial infections, folliculitis decalvans, perifolliculitis capitis abscedens Differential diagnosis of scarring alopecia also include: discoid…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Pityrosporum Folliculitis and Demodectic Folliculitis?

…yriasis (tinea) versicolor. In: Freedberg IM, Eisen AZ, Wolff K, et al., eds. Fitzpatrick’s Dermatology in General Medicine, 6th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2003:2015. Search for pityrosporum folliculitis and demodectic…

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Folliculitis (including pseudofolliculitis barbae): Clinical Cases

…weeks Interim update Bacterial culture does not reveal any organisms Viral culture is notable for HSV-1 Diagnosis: herpetic folliculitis The patient is notified; patient reports that he has not improved on the doxycycline regimen; doxycycline is…

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Periorificial Dermatitis: Treatment

…c considerations include seborrheic dermatitis, rosacea, an irritant dermatitis, lupus miliaris disseminatus faciei, demodex folliculitis, and an unusual drug eruption. Recurrent periorificial dermatitis may require the use of systemic isotretinoin…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Acne Vulgaris: Initial Evaluation

…tation Self-manipulation of lesions (picking) The role of diet, sun exposure, and smoking are controversial Differential diagnosis Rosacea Seborrheic dermatitis Pityrosporum or other infectious folliculitis

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Scabies: Principles of Management of Scabies

…ines. Bacterial superinfection with Staphylococcus aureus infection is very common. The presence or development of pustules, folliculitis, or cellulitis should be evaluated with high suspicion of bacterial superinfection. A bacterial culture should…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Rosacea: Key Points

…e. Papulo-pustular rosacea must be distinguished from acne vulgaris, seborrheic dermatitis, perioral dermatitis, and Demodex folliculitis/demodicidosis. Rosacea can be distinguished from acne vulgaris by the lack of comedones, identification of…