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ALLMedicine™ Impetigo Center

Research & Reviews  217 results

Bullous impetigo-like irritant contact dermatitis caused by perfume.
Pediatric Dermatology; Zhong LS, Huang BQ et. al.

Jan 12th, 2022 - Contact dermatitis usually presents as erythematous macules, papules, and vesicles. Sometimes, unusual clinical presentations of contact dermatitis are reported, including pustular, lymphomatoid, lichenoid, and pigmented variants. We describe the ...

Indirect costs associated with skin infectious disease in children: a systematic review.
BMC Health Services Research; Lizano-Díez I, Naharro J et. al.

Dec 14th, 2021 - There are limited data in the literature on the indirect costs associated with skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs) in the pediatric population. This study aimed to conduct a systematic review of the indirect costs associated with SSTIs in chil...

Pediatric Rheumatic Fever

Nov 22nd, 2021 - Practice Essentials Rheumatic fever (RF) is a systemic illness that may occur following group A beta hemolytic streptococcal (GABHS) pharyngitis in children. Rheumatic fever and its most serious complication, rheumatic heart disease (RHD), are bel...

Extracellular vesicles from methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus stimulate proin...
Emerging Microbes & Infections; Asano K, Hirose S et. al.

Oct 9th, 2021 - Extracellular vesicles (EVs) released from bacteria are enclosed particles carrying biological active molecules. They have been shown to play a role in bacterial communications and delivery of virulence factors to the host cells. Staphylococcus au...

Scabies in remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander populations in Australia: A nar...
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Gramp P, Gramp D

Oct 1st, 2021 - Scabies has recently gained international attention, with the World Health Organization (WHO) recognizing it as a neglected tropical disease. The International Alliance for the Control of Scabies recently formed as a partnership of more than 15 di...

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Drugs  116 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  16 results

"Clinical and Epidemiological Characteristics of Inflammatory Rhinitis in Patients on Biotherapies"

Jun 8th, 2021 - Inflammatory rhinitis is a side effect observed in patients treated with biotherapies in the context of chronic bowel disease (IBD) or spondylartrhopathy (SPA). This damage is still poorly described in the literature. It can occur in isolation or ...

Fiji Integrated Therapy (FIT) - Triple Therapy for Lymphatic Filariasis, Scabies and Soil Transmitted Helminths in Fiji

Dec 31st, 2020 - Lymphatic Filariasis (LF), scabies and soil transmitted helminths (STH) are common neglected tropical diseases affecting the people of Fiji. There is a dedicated LF eradication program supported by the World Health Organization (WHO), however scab...

Invasive Group A Streptococcus (GAS) Infection in Children: Bacterial Virulence Factors and Detection of Host Immunological and/or Genetic Factors of Predisposition to Infections

Nov 18th, 2019 - The group A streptococcus (GAS) or Streptococcus pyogenes is a strictly human pathogen , which can cause a wide variety of infections. These range from a simple asymptomatic carriage up to 20 % of children , or minor illnesses such as sore throat ...

A Study to Evaluate CLn® BodyWash As Added Therapy in Eczema Patients

Sep 25th, 2019 - Staphylococcus aureus colonization and potential infection represent a common clinical finding in patients with atopic dermatitis (AD) and may contribute to exacerbation of the disease. Atopic patients are commonly colonized with S. aureus on both...

Azithromycin - Ivermectin Mass Drug Administration for Skin Disease

Sep 17th, 2019 - This is an open-label prospective community intervention trial to assess the impact of community mass treatment with azithromycin for yaws and ivermectin for scabies, on non-yaws bacterial skin infections. Communities will be randomised to receive...

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News  63 results

Comment on “Distribution of Skin-Type Diversity in Photographs in AAD Online Educational Modules”
Tejas P. Joshi, BS, Soo Jung Kim, MD, PhD

Jul 14th, 2021 - To the Editor: We read with great interest the article by Chu et al1 (Cutis. 2021;107:157-159) and commend them for noting the underrepresentation of skin of color (SOC) in the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) Basic Dermatology Curriculum.

Fast Five Quiz: Streptococcal Infection Clinical Keys

Feb 18th, 2021 - Infection with Streptococcus pyogenes, also known as the group A streptococci (GAS), causes various diseases in humans. Millions of GAS infections occur worldwide every year, leading to an estimated 500,000 deaths each year. Invasive GAS illnesses...

What's the diagnosis?
Helen Park, Lawrence F. Eichenfield, MD

Jan 14th, 2021 - Nipple eczema is a dermatitis of the nipple and areola with clinical features such as erythema, fissures, scaling, pruritus, and crusting. 1,2 It is classically associated with atopic dermatitis (AD), though it may occur as an isolated condition le.

Unilateral Alar Ulceration
Patrick S. Phelan, MD, Zachary P. Nahmias, MD et. al.

Jan 5th, 2021 - The Diagnosis: Trigeminal Trophic Syndrome (Self-induced Trauma) The patient admitted to manipulation of the ala in response to persistent pain despite resolution of the herpes zoster, for which he recently had completed a course of oral acyclovir.

UK Quiz: Diagnosing Impetigo With Telemedicine

May 29th, 2020 - Guidance from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) on the diagnosis and management of impetigo has been updated. It highlights that impetigo is usually a clinical diagnosis and that investigations are not needed. COVID-19 h...

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Patient Education  10 results see all →