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ALLMedicine™ Tinea Capitis Center

Research & Reviews  149 results

High-dose oral terbinafine in the treatment of pediatric tinea capitis under 2 years old.
Dermatologic Therapy; Zhou YB, Chao JJ et. al.

Jan 18th, 2022 - Tinea capitis is the most common pediatric dermatophytosis of the scalp and hair follicles that require oral antifungals therapy. It usually occurs in children between 3 and 7 years old, whereas it is rarely reported in children under 2 years old....

Epidemiologic features and risk of scarring in pediatric patients with kerion celsi.
Pediatric Dermatology; Friedland R, Sabbah F et. al.

Jan 15th, 2022 - Kerion celsi represents the inflammatory extreme of tinea capitis, as a delayed hypersensitivity reaction to the causative dermatophyte. Data regarding prevalence, trends in pathogens, and risk factors for scarring are limited. The main objective ...

Trichoscopy patterns of tinea capitis and their correlation with mycological culture re...
Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology; Meneses O, Donati A et. al.

Dec 16th, 2021 - Trichoscopy patterns of tinea capitis and their correlation with mycological culture results.|2021|Meneses O,Donati A,Silva FO,Mimiça MJ,Machado CJ,|

Update on trichoscopy: Integration of the terminology by systematic approach and a prop...
The Journal of Dermatology; Kinoshita-Ise M, Sachdeva M

Nov 23rd, 2021 - Trichoscopy represents a non-invasive diagnostic modality widely used in daily practice. Despite the common perception that this technique has been fairly established, some key issues remain to be addressed. Complexity and inconsistency in termino...

Tinea Capitis Due to Microsporum canis.
The New England Journal of Medicine; Wang T, Chen JQ

Nov 20th, 2021 - Tinea Capitis Due to Microsporum canis.|2021|Wang T,Chen JQ,|etiology,isolation & purification,microbiology,pathology,microbiology,

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Drugs  14 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

Selenium Sulfide, Ketoconazole and Ciclopirox Shampoo as Additional Treatments for Tinea Capitis (Scalp Ringworm)

Jul 9th, 2008 - Antifungal shampoos have been used as supplements to oral griseofulvin to help eradicate tinea capitis (also known as ringworm of the scalp) more quickly. While selenium sulfide shampoo has been the gold standard, its strong odor and its drying ef...

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News  30 results

AAP Issues Recommendations for Common Dermatologic Problems

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?

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...

Tinea Incognito in an Urban Pediatric Population
Thomas Stringer, MD, MS, Julia K. Gittler, MD et. al.

Nov 1st, 2018 - Tinea incognito (TI) describes a dermatophytosis with often atypical clinical features attributed to prior use of topical corticosteroids or other immunomodulating agents. Tinea incognito may lack the scale and elevated margin typical of cutaneous.

What is your treatment plan?
Anshika Kaushik, Lawrence F. Eichenfield, MD

Aug 20th, 2018 - The treatment choice is oral terbinafine for tinea capitis with kerion, a scalp dermatophyte infection with a concurrent inflammatory process. Tinea capitis is a very common infection with the peak occurrence at age 3-7 years.

Early diagnosis, treatment key to prevent permanent baldness in tinea capitis

Jun 13th, 2018 - Of all the techniques addressed, microscopy was found to be the fastest, but not always the most accurate, means of diagnosing tinea capitis. Dr.

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Patient Education  2 results see all →