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Research & Reviews  443 results

A prospective cohort of patients with common scabies treated with 10% benzyl benzoate e...
International Journal of Dermatology; Caumes E, Marty M et. al.

Sep 13th, 2021 - In addition to general measures, pharmacological treatment is the basis of the management of scabies. No recent data in real-life are available on the efficacy and safety of 10% benzyl benzoate emulsion for skin application administered as monothe...

Bullous Scabies: Clinical, Dermoscopic, and Pathologic Characteristics of 10 Patients.
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Li FZ, Jia M et. al.

Sep 8th, 2021 - Bullous scabies (BS) is a rare atypical clinical variant of scabies and is easily confused with bullous disorders. The diagnosis of BS is always a challenge, and physicians often misdiagnose BS patients. Patients with BS admitted from 2012 to 2020...

A framework for scabies control.
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Engelman D, Marks M et. al.

Sep 3rd, 2021 - Scabies is a neglected tropical disease (NTD) that causes a significant health burden, particularly in disadvantaged communities and where there is overcrowding. There is emerging evidence that ivermectin-based mass drug administration (MDA) can r...

Spinosad at 0.9% in the treatment of scabies: Efficacy results from 2 multicenter, rand...
Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology; Seiler JC, Keech RC et. al.

Aug 16th, 2021 - Scabies is a contagious skin disease resulting from Sarcoptes scabiei infestation. There are no approved over-the-counter treatments, and approved prescription products have disadvantages, including potential resistance. Spinosad, an insecticide d...

Trichoscopy may enhance differential diagnosis of erythroderma.
Clinical and Experimental Dermatology; Golińska J, Sar-Pomian M et. al.

Aug 14th, 2021 - There is a paucity of data concerning the usability of trichoscopy in erythrodermic patients. The objective of the study was to compare trichoscopic features in erythroderma of various etiologies. Forty-nine patients with the determined cause of e...

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Guidelines  1 results

Guideline for the diagnosis and treatment of scabies in Japan (second edition).
The Journal of Dermatology; , Ishii N

Jun 27th, 2008 - The guideline has been prepared by the Japanese Dermatological Association to ensure proper diagnosis and treatment of scabies, as oral therapy became available on August 2006 under health insurance and its clinical use was expected to increase. F...

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News  75 results

Ivermectin for COVID: How Do We Know What to Believe?

Jul 14th, 2021 - Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. This transcript has been edited for clarity. Welcome to Impact Factor, your weekly dose of commentary on a new medical study. I'm Dr F. Perry Wilson of the Yale ...

Nurses and Docs at Long Beach Center 'Consider It an Honor' to Care for Migrant Children

Jun 21st, 2021 - The 5-year-old had nodded off while waiting for her 10-year-old brother to be treated for scabies at the clinic in the Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center, which she currently calls home. Nurse Chai-Chih Huang asked if she wanted to be ta...

Cubans Turn to Herbal Remedies, Barter Amid Medicine Scarcity

Apr 21st, 2021 - HAVANA (Reuters) - Dayana Rodriguez says her son is overwhelmed with scabies but she has not been able to find any of the treatments prescribed by their doctor at the poorly-stocked pharmacies in Havana so she is now turning to a herbal remedy ins...

Stage I mycosis fungoides is the general dermatologist’s bailiwick

Mar 28th, 2020 - When to suspect mycosis fungoides “Mycosis fungoides is a great masquerader,” the dermatologist observed. For that reason, it deserves to be included in the differential diagnosis of an atypical psoriasiform or eczematoid rash, any new-onset rash.

Scabies: Refine your exam, avoid these diagnostic pitfalls
MDedge Family Medicine;

Jan 28th, 2020 - 3 diagnostic missteps to avoid Misdiagnosis is often due to an overreliance on the clinical history without performing an adequate physical exam. In such cases, the physician often diagnoses a form of dermatitis as the cause of pruritic rash.

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Patient Education  2 results see all →