Search Results for: peri-infundibulitis

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Infundibulitis secondary to agents topical

…can be divided roughly into those of cause internal and those of cause external. Examples of internal causes of suppurative infundibulitis are drugs of different kinds administered systemically, e.g., halogens, corticosteroids, and phenytoin,…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

"Folliculitis" (Infundibulitis)

…a foreign-body type of inflammatory process that results from penetration of the dermis by an ingrown hair. The phenomena of infundibulitis and pseudoinfundibulitis are referred to universally as “folliculitis” and…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Melanoma: Treatment

…ne the tumor thickness, as well as to determine presence of ulceration, mitotic index, evidence of regression, perineural or perivascular invasion and maximum depth, is highly recommended. For large lesions that cannot be excised without a major…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Impetigo: Treatment

…e treatment: For limited skin involvement, topical antibiotic treatment is first-line and there is evidence that it may be superior to systemic therapy. In limited cases topical antibiotic ointment applied t.i.d. to infected lesions for three to…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Acne Vulgaris: Treatment

…individuals. Oral contraceptives with ethinyl estradiol with drospirenone or norgestimate are optimal for acne, such as drosperinone 3 mg and 0.03 mg ethinyl estradiol; drosperinone 3mg and 0.02 mg ethinyl estradiol (such as Ocella, Yasmin, or…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Pernio/Chilblains: Key Points

…ng the late fall and winter and are due to persistent exposure to temperatures presumed to transient vascular changes in the periphery. In the United States, most patients present with skin findings between December and January, though the disease…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Angular Cheilitis: Clinical Cases

…Presents for evaluation and management of long-standing “lip ulcers” Initial evaluation Healthy appearing female Perioral crusted erythematous crusted papules, with erythema and fissuring at bilateral lateral oral commissures No evidence…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Images

…of a suppurative infundibulitis are sent flying into the dermis on rupture of the infundibulum, the result being suppurative periinfundibulitis in addition to infundibulitis. Microorganisms found outside infundibula in zones of suppuration are…