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ALLMedicine Molluscum Contagiosum Center

Research & Reviews  597 results

Atypical presentation of genital molluscum contagiosum mimicking genital warts.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0956462420920410
International Journal of STD & AIDS; Kumar S, Aggarwal D et. al.

May 20th, 2020 - A man in his 20s with a history of unprotected sex with a commercial sex worker three months before presented with a solitary slowly-growing, well-defined, non-tender, oval, verrucous lesion on the mucosal aspect of his prepuce. Dermoscopy reveale...

Molluscum contagiosum in paediatric patients: to treat or not to treat? Could a persona...
https://doi.org/10.1080/09546634.2020.1762840
The Journal of Dermatological Treatment; Gualdi G, Pascalucci C et. al.

Apr 28th, 2020 - AbstractsBackground: Although molluscum contagiosum virus (MCV) infection is a common disease widespread among children and young adults, there is no shared opinion on treatment which can be divided into: physical, chemical, medical( immunomodulat...

Hypertrophic genital herpes in an HIV-infected female patient: Imiquimod as an alternat...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2020.04.025
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Official Publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases; Barroso Dos Reis HL, Tosato Boldrini NA et. al.

Apr 20th, 2020 - Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) is the leading cause of genital ulcers worldwide. In Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) co-infected individuals, rare hypertrophic pseudo-tumoral forms have been described as simulating squamous cell carcinoma or other v...

Viral Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye) 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1191370-print

Mar 23rd, 2020 - Practice Essentials Viral conjunctivitis, or pinkeye (see the image below), is a common, self-limiting condition that is typically caused by adenovirus. Other viruses that can be responsible for conjunctival infection include herpes simplex virus ...

Viral Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1191370-overview

Mar 23rd, 2020 - Practice Essentials Viral conjunctivitis, or pinkeye (see the image below), is a common, self-limiting condition that is typically caused by adenovirus. Other viruses that can be responsible for conjunctival infection include herpes simplex virus ...

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Guidelines  3 results

Molluscum contagiosum: an update and review of new perspectives in etiology, diagnosis, and treatment
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6553952/
Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dermatology; Meza-Romero R,et al

May 29th, 2019 - Molluscum contagiosum (MC) is a self-limited infectious dermatosis, frequent in pediatric population, sexually active adults, and immunocompromised individuals. It is caused by molluscum contagiosum virus (MCV) which is a virus of the Poxviridae f...

Molluscum Contagiosum
https://www.cdc.gov/poxvirus/molluscum-contagiosum/index.html
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention;

May 10th, 2015 - Molluscum contagiosum is an infection caused by a poxvirus (molluscum contagiosum virus). The result of the infection is usually a benign, mild skin disease characterized by lesions (growths) that may appear anywhere on the body. Within 6-12 month...

Complications following “Brazilian” waxing for pubic hair removal
https://www.ajog.org/article/S0002-9378(14)00812-6/abstract
American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology; Baxi,L.,et al

Aug 5th, 2014 - We read with interest the article by Demaria et al1 as pubic hair removal has gained more popularity in recent years. Various methods of hair removal may also be associated with sexually transmitted diseases. Primary genital herpes from contaminat...

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Drugs  17 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  643 results

Atypical presentation of genital molluscum contagiosum mimicking genital warts.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0956462420920410
International Journal of STD & AIDS; Kumar S, Aggarwal D et. al.

May 20th, 2020 - A man in his 20s with a history of unprotected sex with a commercial sex worker three months before presented with a solitary slowly-growing, well-defined, non-tender, oval, verrucous lesion on the mucosal aspect of his prepuce. Dermoscopy reveale...

Molluscum contagiosum in paediatric patients: to treat or not to treat? Could a persona...
https://doi.org/10.1080/09546634.2020.1762840
The Journal of Dermatological Treatment; Gualdi G, Pascalucci C et. al.

Apr 28th, 2020 - AbstractsBackground: Although molluscum contagiosum virus (MCV) infection is a common disease widespread among children and young adults, there is no shared opinion on treatment which can be divided into: physical, chemical, medical( immunomodulat...

Hypertrophic genital herpes in an HIV-infected female patient: Imiquimod as an alternat...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2020.04.025
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Official Publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases; Barroso Dos Reis HL, Tosato Boldrini NA et. al.

Apr 20th, 2020 - Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) is the leading cause of genital ulcers worldwide. In Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) co-infected individuals, rare hypertrophic pseudo-tumoral forms have been described as simulating squamous cell carcinoma or other v...

Viral Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye) 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1191370-print

Mar 23rd, 2020 - Practice Essentials Viral conjunctivitis, or pinkeye (see the image below), is a common, self-limiting condition that is typically caused by adenovirus. Other viruses that can be responsible for conjunctival infection include herpes simplex virus ...

Viral Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1191370-overview

Mar 23rd, 2020 - Practice Essentials Viral conjunctivitis, or pinkeye (see the image below), is a common, self-limiting condition that is typically caused by adenovirus. Other viruses that can be responsible for conjunctival infection include herpes simplex virus ...

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News  79 results

Secondary Syphilis Mimicking Molluscum Contagiosum in the Beard Area of an AIDS Patient
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/210937/infectious-diseases/secondary-syphilis-mimicking-molluscum-contagiosum?channel=45
Kelly Brown, DO, Michael Koren, MD et. al.

Oct 25th, 2019 - To the Editor: A 46-year-old man with a history of AIDS (viral load, 28,186 copies/mL; CD4 count, 22 cells/μL) presented with a 40-lb weight loss over the last 6 months as well as dysphagia and a new-onset pruritic facial eruption of 1 week’s dura.

Molluscum contagiosum: an update and review of new perspectives in etiology, diagnosis, and treatment
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6553952/
Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dermatology; Meza-Romero R,et al

May 29th, 2019 - Molluscum contagiosum (MC) is a self-limited infectious dermatosis, frequent in pediatric population, sexually active adults, and immunocompromised individuals. It is caused by molluscum contagiosum virus (MCV) which is a virus of the Poxviridae f...

New cantharidin formulation alleviates molluscum contagiosum in pivotal trials
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/196357/dermatology/new-cantharidin-formulation-alleviates-molluscum?channel=39313
MDedge Pediatrics; Erik Greb

Mar 14th, 2019 - WASHINGTON – A novel, standardized preparation of topical cantharidin effectively cleared lesions in patients with molluscum contagiosum, compared with placebo, according to the results of two trials presented at the annual meeting of the American.

Pruritic Nodules on the Breast
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/196285/nonmelanoma-skin-cancer/pruritic-nodules-breast?channel=113
Sachi Patel, MD, Timothy Jong, MD et. al.

Mar 13th, 2019 - Microcystic lymphatic malformations, also known as lymphangioma circumscriptum, are rare hamar­tomatous lesions comprised of dilated lymphatic channels that can be both congenital and acquired. 1 They often present as translucent or hemorrhagic ves.

Solitary Nodule on the Thigh
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/192291/dermatopathology/solitary-nodule-thigh
Qiong Wu, MD, Daniel C. Skipper, DO et. al.

Jan 8th, 2019 - The Diagnosis: Ruptured Molluscum Molluscum contagiosum (MC) is caused by a DNA virus (MC virus) belonging to the poxvirus family. Molluscum contagiosum is common and predominantly seen in children and young adults.

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Patient Education  15 results see all →