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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

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…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

"Folliculitis" (Infundibulitis)

…seudomonas aeruginosa folliculitis after shower/bath exposure. Int J Dermatol 2000;39(4):270-73. Bibliography for infundibulofolliculitis Heymann WR. Infundibulofolliculitis of the neck. Cutis 2002;70:178–180. Owen WR, Wood C. Disseminate and…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Eosinophilic folliculitis

…firmation Culture of pustule is sterile. Cause and mechanism Both are unknown. Comment The term “eosinophilic pustular folliculitis” is unfortunate for several reasons. For one, the so-called folliculitis is an infundibulitis and,…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Perforating folliculitis vs. Elastosis perforans serpiginosa

…he dermis by an ingrown hair. The phenomena of infundibulitis and pseudoinfundibulitis are referred to universally as “folliculitis” and “pseudofolliculitis,” but those latter designations are wrong, and, therefore,…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

"Perforating folliculitis" of chronic renal disease

“Perforating folliculitis” of chronic renal disease Comment This condition, essentially a suppurative infundibulitis, is vexing to patients practically and to physicians conceptually. It is troubling to patients because the suppurative…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Eosinophilic folliculitis

…he dermis by an ingrown hair. The phenomena of infundibulitis and pseudoinfundibulitis are referred to universally as “folliculitis” and “pseudofolliculitis,” but those latter designations are wrong, and, therefore,…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

"Folliculitis" (Infundibulitis)

…he dermis by an ingrown hair. The phenomena of infundibulitis and pseudoinfundibulitis are referred to universally as “folliculitis” and “pseudofolliculitis,” but those latter designations are wrong, and, therefore,…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Pyoderma Gangrenosum

An inflammatory process that often begins as a suppurative folliculitis manifested clinically as pustules. It rapidly extends to become ulcers marked at their periphery by boggy tissue. The skin disease is associated commonly with inflammatory…