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Research & Reviews  84 results

A 9-year-old girl was evaluated for a week-long history of rash on the feet
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/257051/dermatology/9-year-old-girl-was-evaluated-week-long-history-rash-feet
Catalina Matiz, MD, Alix Jessika Valderrama, MD

Aug 16th, 2022 - A complete body examination failed to reveal any other lesions suggestive of a fungal infection. A blood count and urinalysis were within normal limits.

Tropical parasitic itch in returned travellers and immigrants from endemic areas.
https://doi.org/10.1111/jdv.18408
Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venere... Ju T, Vander Does A et. al.

Jul 7th, 2022 - Itch is the most common skin symptom among tropical parasitic diseases (TPD), but there are limited data about its characteristics in these conditions. In dermatology practices and travellers' health clinics in the developed world, itch is a commo...

Effect of global warming on dermatology practice: The increase in cases of cutaneous la...
https://doi.org/10.1111/jocd.15128
Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology; Can İ, Yürekli A

Jun 1st, 2022 - Cutaneous larva migrans (CLM) is a parasitic disease seen in people in contact with soil in tropical countries. Almost all cases reported in regions without a tropical climate have a history of travel to a tropical region. In our study, we aimed t...

Occupational risk of cutaneous larva migrans: A case report and a systematic literature...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9098051
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Stufano A, Foti C et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Cutaneous larva migrans (CLM) is a parasitic zoonosis of warm tropical and subtropical areas, although autochthonous cases have been increasingly reported in Western European countries. Data on the prevalence of CLM as an occupational disease in w...

Recalcitrant cutaneous larva migrans in an atypical location.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8928308
BMJ Case Reports; Palmeiro AG, Amaro C et. al.

Mar 17th, 2022 - Recalcitrant cutaneous larva migrans in an atypical location.|2022|Palmeiro AG,Amaro C,Miroux-Catarino A,Viana I,|diagnosis,drug therapy,

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News  14 results

A 9-year-old girl was evaluated for a week-long history of rash on the feet
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/257051/dermatology/9-year-old-girl-was-evaluated-week-long-history-rash-feet
Catalina Matiz, MD, Alix Jessika Valderrama, MD

Aug 16th, 2022 - A complete body examination failed to reveal any other lesions suggestive of a fungal infection. A blood count and urinalysis were within normal limits.

Tropical travelers’ top dermatologic infestations
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/194747/infectious-diseases/tropical-travelers-top-dermatologic-infestations
Bruce Jancin

Feb 19th, 2019 - WAIKOLOA, HAWAII – The Caribbean islands and Central and South America are among the most popular travel destinations for Americans. And some of these visitors will come home harboring unwelcome guests: Infestations that will eventually bring them.

Recognizing and treating pediatric bug infestations
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/139085/dermatology/recognizing-and-treating-pediatric-bug-infestations
Jenna Borok

May 25th, 2017 - Pruritic bug infestations are a common problem among school-age children, Albert C. Yan, MD, said at a pediatric dermatology meeting sponsored by Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego and UC San Diego School of Medicine.

Pruritic Rash on the Buttock
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/135108/dermatopathology/pruritic-rash-buttock
Brandon Osswald, Robert T. Gilson, MD

Apr 5th, 2017 - Cutaneous Larva Migrans Cutaneous larva migrans (CLM) is caused by the larval migration of animal hookworms. Ancylostoma braziliense, Ancylostoma ceylanicum, and Ancylostoma caninum are the species most commonly associated with the disease.

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Patient Education  1 results

Creeping Eruption
https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/creeping-eruption

Creeping eruption is a skin infection caused by hookworms. The infection is also called cutaneous larva migrans or sandworm disease. Creeping eruption causes severe itching, blisters, and a red growing, winding rash. The rash can grow up to 1 to 2...

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