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ALLMedicine™ Cutaneous Larva Migrans Center

Research & Reviews  82 results

Effect of global warming on dermatology practice: The increase in cases of cutaneous la...
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...
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.
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,

Unusual migration of cutaneous larva migrans.
Journal of Travel Medicine; Kestenbaum EH, Schler D et. al.

Jan 19th, 2022 - Unusual migration of cutaneous larva migrans.|2022|Kestenbaum EH,Schler D,Schwartz E,|

Annular infectious dermatoses.
Clinics in Dermatology; Liu WT, Sun PL et. al.

Jan 3rd, 2022 - Annular configuration is conspicuous in the clinical manifestation of many skin diseases and can be helpful for the diagnosis and differential diagnosis. Variations may include arciform, ring-form, annular, circinate, serpiginous, gyrated, polycyc...

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News  13 results

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
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
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.

The dermatologic tourist
Dermatology News; Alan Rockoff, MD

Mar 15th, 2017 - I’m not much of a traveler. I like to see the world through the adventures of my patients.

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Patient Education  1 results

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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