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Research & Reviews  200 results

Adolescent female with rash on the arms and posterior legs
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/255532/dermatology/adolescent-female-rash-arms-and-posterior-legs
Jennifer Laborada, Catalina Matiz, MD

Jun 17th, 2022 - Erythema annulare centrifugum A thorough body examination failed to reveal any other rashes or lesions suggestive of a fungal infection. A blood count and urinalysis were within normal limits.

Hair and Nail Conditions: Alopecia Evaluation.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/35679467
FP Essentials; Wu S

Jun 10th, 2022 - Alopecia affects men and women and can result in significant distress for patients. Alopecias can be categorized as nonscarring or scarring. Nonscarring alopecias include male and female pattern alopecias, alopecia areata, telogen effluvium, tract...

A prospective clinical and trichoscopic study of tinea capitis in children during treat...
https://doi.org/10.1111/dth.15582
Dermatologic Therapy; Wahbah HR, Atallah RB et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Tinea capitis (TC) is the most common dermatophyte infection in children. Fungal culture; although a gold standard of diagnosis, requires time for the final results which can favor horizontal transmission. Trichoscopy helps in rapid diagnosis and ...

Diagnostic approach to tinea capitis with kerion: A retrospective study.
https://doi.org/10.1111/pde.15021
Pediatric Dermatology; Shemer A, Lyakhovitsky A et. al.

May 6th, 2022 - Kerion is an inflammatory type of tinea capitis manifesting as boggy crusted nodules. Diagnosis of kerion is often challenging due to high rates of false-negative mycological samples. A retrospective study among children with kerion, prior to anti...

Kerion Celsi caused by Microsporum gypseum in a Chinese child, a case report.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000028936
Medicine Wei S, Wang H et. al.

Apr 15th, 2022 - Kerion Celsi, a severe form of tinea capitis, is generally caused by zoophilic and geophilic fungi. This is the first report of an unusual case of kerion Celsi caused by Microsporum gypseum in a 6-year-old boy. A 6-year-old boy presented to the de...

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Drugs  14 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  10 results

A Study Of Diflucan In Children With Ringworm Of The Scalp
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00645242

Jul 16th, 2021 - The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of fluconazole for the treatment of tinea capitis in pediatric patients aged 3 to 12 years.

Relevance of Trichoscopy in Differential Diagnosis of Focal Non-cicatricial Alopecia in Children
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03260777

Jan 13th, 2021 - The majority of alopecia in children is presented as patchy alopecia, which is most commonly diagnosed as alopecia areata. However, other causes of patchy alopecia such as tinea capitis, trichotillomania, temporal triangular alopecia (TTA), nevus ...

Evaluation of Trichoscopy in the Diagnosis of Tinea Capitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02550496

Aug 10th, 2018 - Waiting for a proof by mycological culture is usually necessary before starting a systemic antifungal therapy. It therefore seems to us interesting to evaluate the benefit of using dermoscopy in clinical diagnosis of Tinea Capitis.

Terbinafine Compared to Griseofulvin in Children With Tinea Capitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00117767

May 31st, 2017 - Tinea capitis is a dermatophyte infection of the scalp hair follicles, which occurs primarily in children. Hair loss, hair breakage, scaling, plus various degrees of erythema, pustules and pruritus are the primary clinical signs which can be assoc...

Safety and Efficacy of NAFT900 in Children With Tinea Capitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02658292

Sep 9th, 2016 - This is an 8-week double-blind, randomized, vehicle-controlled, multicenter study of NAFT-900 compared to vehicle in the treatment of tinea capitis in children ≥6 years to <13 years of age. There will be approximately 60 subjects enrolled. Qualify...

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News  48 results

Adolescent female with rash on the arms and posterior legs
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/255532/dermatology/adolescent-female-rash-arms-and-posterior-legs
Jennifer Laborada, Catalina Matiz, MD

Jun 17th, 2022 - Erythema annulare centrifugum A thorough body examination failed to reveal any other rashes or lesions suggestive of a fungal infection. A blood count and urinalysis were within normal limits.

Autoeczematization: A Strange Id Reaction of the Skin
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/245813/contact-dermatitis/autoeczematization-strange-id-reaction-skin
Mia J. Bertoli, BS, Robert A. Schwartz, MD, MPH, DSc (Hon) et. al.

Sep 7th, 2021 - Autoeczematization (AE), or id reaction, is a disseminated eczematous reaction that occurs days or weeks after exposure to a primary stimulus, resulting from a release of antigen(s). Whitfield1 first described AE in 1921, when he postulated that t.

AAP Issues Recommendations for Common Dermatologic Problems
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/949207

Apr 13th, 2021 - The American Academy of Pediatrics recently issued five recommendations for the most common dermatologic problems in primary care pediatrics. Topics include diagnostic and management strategies for a variety of conditions, including atopic dermati...

What is Glioblastoma?
https://www.onclive.com/view/what-is-glioblastoma

Apr 2nd, 2021 - Transcript:Maciej Mrugala, MD, PhD, MPH: Glioblastoma is a primary brain tumor that originates, typically, in the brain structures. It is in that way different from other primary solid tumors, let’s say breast cancer or melanoma, that can potentia...

White Concretions on the Hair Shaft
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/192830/hair-nails/white-concretions-hair-shaft
Melinda Liu, MD, Alex G. Ortega-Loayza, MD

Jan 16th, 2019 - The Diagnosis: White Piedra A fungal culture demonstrated a filamentous fungus that was identified as Trichosporon inkin via DNA sequencing, which confirmed the diagnosis of white piedra (WP). Piedra refers to a group of fungal infections presenti.

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Patient Education  2 results see all →