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Research & Reviews  204 results

Tinea capitis in adult: role of trichoscopy in diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up.
https://doi.org/10.1111/ijd.16392
International Journal of Dermatology; Srivastava A, Choudhary S

Aug 11th, 2022 - Tinea capitis in adult: role of trichoscopy in diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up.|2022|Srivastava A,Choudhary S,|

A toddler presents with patchy hair loss
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/256426/dermatology/toddler-presents-patchy-hair-loss
MDedge Pediatrics; Michael Haft, MD, Lawrence F. Eichenfield, MD

Jul 21st, 2022 - Given the history of sudden hair loss, with the exam revealing a well-circumscribed patch of focal alopecia without cutaneous inflammation, hairs with a narrow base and broad distal shaft, the diagnosis is alopecia areata (AA). Alopecia areata (AA.

Preparation and Evaluation of a Microsponge Dermal Stratum Corneum Retention Drug Deliv...
https://doi.org/10.1208/s12249-022-02362-1
AAPS PharmSciTech; Ma L, Guo S et. al.

Jul 20th, 2022 - Griseofulvin (GF) is used as an antifungal to treat superficial skin fungal infections such as tinea capitis and tinea pedis. Currently, GF is only available in traditional oral dosage forms and suffers from poor and highly variable bioavailabilit...

Genome-wide association study of dermatophytosis in the UK Biobank cohort.
https://doi.org/10.1111/jdv.18413
Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venere... Lehrer S, Rheinstein PH

Jul 8th, 2022 - Analyses of the hereditary propensity to dermatophytosis have revealed several proven genetic relationships. They include CARD9 deficiency, HLA-DR4 and HLA-DR8 type and genes encoding interleukin-22, defensin 2 and 4, and genetic defects in dectin...

Adolescent female with rash on the arms and posterior legs
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/255532/dermatology/adolescent-female-rash-arms-and-posterior-legs
Jennifer Laborada, Catalina Matiz, MD

Jun 17th, 2022 - Erythema annulare centrifugum A thorough body examination failed to reveal any other rashes or lesions suggestive of a fungal infection. A blood count and urinalysis were within normal limits.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  10 results

A Study Of Diflucan In Children With Ringworm Of The Scalp
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00645242

Jul 16th, 2021 - The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of fluconazole for the treatment of tinea capitis in pediatric patients aged 3 to 12 years.

Relevance of Trichoscopy in Differential Diagnosis of Focal Non-cicatricial Alopecia in Children
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03260777

Jan 13th, 2021 - The majority of alopecia in children is presented as patchy alopecia, which is most commonly diagnosed as alopecia areata. However, other causes of patchy alopecia such as tinea capitis, trichotillomania, temporal triangular alopecia (TTA), nevus ...

Evaluation of Trichoscopy in the Diagnosis of Tinea Capitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02550496

Aug 10th, 2018 - Waiting for a proof by mycological culture is usually necessary before starting a systemic antifungal therapy. It therefore seems to us interesting to evaluate the benefit of using dermoscopy in clinical diagnosis of Tinea Capitis.

Terbinafine Compared to Griseofulvin in Children With Tinea Capitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00117767

May 31st, 2017 - Tinea capitis is a dermatophyte infection of the scalp hair follicles, which occurs primarily in children. Hair loss, hair breakage, scaling, plus various degrees of erythema, pustules and pruritus are the primary clinical signs which can be assoc...

Safety and Efficacy of NAFT900 in Children With Tinea Capitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02658292

Sep 9th, 2016 - This is an 8-week double-blind, randomized, vehicle-controlled, multicenter study of NAFT-900 compared to vehicle in the treatment of tinea capitis in children ≥6 years to <13 years of age. There will be approximately 60 subjects enrolled. Qualify...

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News  49 results

A toddler presents with patchy hair loss
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/256426/dermatology/toddler-presents-patchy-hair-loss
MDedge Pediatrics; Michael Haft, MD, Lawrence F. Eichenfield, MD

Jul 21st, 2022 - Given the history of sudden hair loss, with the exam revealing a well-circumscribed patch of focal alopecia without cutaneous inflammation, hairs with a narrow base and broad distal shaft, the diagnosis is alopecia areata (AA). Alopecia areata (AA.

Adolescent female with rash on the arms and posterior legs
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/255532/dermatology/adolescent-female-rash-arms-and-posterior-legs
Jennifer Laborada, Catalina Matiz, MD

Jun 17th, 2022 - Erythema annulare centrifugum A thorough body examination failed to reveal any other rashes or lesions suggestive of a fungal infection. A blood count and urinalysis were within normal limits.

Autoeczematization: A Strange Id Reaction of the Skin
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/245813/contact-dermatitis/autoeczematization-strange-id-reaction-skin
Mia J. Bertoli, BS, Robert A. Schwartz, MD, MPH, DSc (Hon) et. al.

Sep 7th, 2021 - Autoeczematization (AE), or id reaction, is a disseminated eczematous reaction that occurs days or weeks after exposure to a primary stimulus, resulting from a release of antigen(s). Whitfield1 first described AE in 1921, when he postulated that t.

AAP Issues Recommendations for Common Dermatologic Problems
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/949207

Apr 13th, 2021 - The American Academy of Pediatrics recently issued five recommendations for the most common dermatologic problems in primary care pediatrics. Topics include diagnostic and management strategies for a variety of conditions, including atopic dermati...

What is Glioblastoma?
https://www.onclive.com/view/what-is-glioblastoma

Apr 2nd, 2021 - Transcript:Maciej Mrugala, MD, PhD, MPH: Glioblastoma is a primary brain tumor that originates, typically, in the brain structures. It is in that way different from other primary solid tumors, let’s say breast cancer or melanoma, that can potentia...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →