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Papular Urticaria: Clinical Case

…sions No linear burrows or other stigmata of scabies No evidence of lice on the body or on clothing Diagnosis: favor papular urticaria There is no evidence of bacterial superinfection of the skin. A regimen of nonsedating antihistamines during the…

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Stings: Key Points

…nidase, mellitin, or phospholipase. The toxic reactions are often mild, lasting several hours. Localized pain, edema, fever, urticaria, serum sickness, and arthralgias may ensue. They can be severe or even fatal if many stings occur. Allergic…

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Pediculosis (Lice): Initial Evaluation

…t the eyelashes [Pubic lice on eyelashes. Wikipedia.org. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pubic_lice. Accessed November 2, 2012.] Differential diagnosis Scabies Tick bite Bullous arthropod Papular urticaria

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Borreliosis (Lyme Disease): Initial Evaluation

…itis chronica atrophicans. Lymphocytoma Lymphocytoma typically presents as a solitary lesion. The earlobe, nipple, scrotum, and axillary folds are common sites of involvement. Differential diagnosis Urticaria Scleroderma…

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Allergic Contact Dermatitis: References

…l (2010) Evidence-based guidelines for the prevention, identification, and management of occupational contact dermatitis and urticaria. Contact Derm 63:177-186. Nosbaum A, et al (2009) Allergic and irritant contact dermatitis. Eur J Dermatol…

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Papular Urticaria: Initial Evaluation

…Initial Evaluation Differential Diagnosis Urticaria Scabies Pediculosis (Lice) Tick Bite Bullous Arthropod…

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Bullous Pemphigoid: Initial Evaluation

…Initial Evaluation Differential Diagnosis Allergic contact dermatitis Arthropod assault Dermatitis herpetiformis Pemphigus foliaceus Pemphigus vulgaris Porphyria cutanea tarda Urticaria

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Granuloma Annulare: Initial Evaluation

…Initial Evaluation Differential Diagnosis Urticaria Tinea/Dermatophytosis Psoriasis Lupus (subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus)…

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Drug Eruptions: Initial Evaluation

…ens-Johnson syndrome: Typically marked by target lesions and mucosal involvement at multiple sites. Toxic epidermal necrolysis: Marked by widespread erythema, bullae formation, and denudation. Urticaria

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Pruritic Urticarial Papules and Plaques of Pregnancy: Initial Evaluation

…s a diagnostic consideration and and the level should be normal in PUPPP. Differential Diagnosis Allergic contact dermatitis Urticaria Drug eruption Erythema multiforme (if target/targetoid lesions present) Scabies Viral exanthem Other pregnancy…