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Research & Reviews  48 results

Blistering Lesions in a Newborn
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/253884/pediatrics/blistering-lesions-newborn
Gabriella Alvarez, BS, Shivani Shah, DO, MPH et. al.

Apr 19th, 2022 - The Diagnosis: Epidermolysis Bullosa Our patient was found to have epidermolysis bullosa (EB), a rare genetic disease in which the superficial layers of the skin separate to form vesicles or bullae due to a mutation in the keratin 14 gene, KRT14.

Feeling the burn: Sunburn recall in staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1111/pde.14937
Pediatric Dermatology; Khanna R, Guo EL et. al.

Feb 19th, 2022 - Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome (SSSS) occurs primarily in infants and young children due to hematogenous dissemination of Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) exfoliative toxin resulting in painful erythema and superficial desquamation of the s...

Recognizing and Managing Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome in the Emergency Department.
https://doi.org/10.1097/PEC.0000000000002564
Pediatric Emergency Care; Nguyen QD, Vu MN et. al.

Nov 9th, 2021 - Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome is a superficial blistering disorder caused by exfoliative toxin-releasing strains of Staphylococcus aureus. Bacterial toxins are released hematogenously, and after a prodromal fever and exquisite tenderness of...

Peeling Skin Syndrome: An Easily Missed Rare Entity.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/34526207
Skinmed Pradhan S, Sirka CS et. al.

Sep 17th, 2021 - A 6-year-old boy with Down's syndrome presented with recurrent episodes of asymptomatic peeling of the skin from the trunk, palms, soles, and face since he was 2 years old. He was the first child of a non-consanguineous marriage. There was no hist...

50 Years Ago in TheJournalofPediatrics: The Baptism of Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Synd...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2021.02.029
The Journal of Pediatrics; Dhir SK, Gupta P

May 26th, 2021 - 50 Years Ago in TheJournalofPediatrics: The Baptism of Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome: Old is Gold.|2021|Dhir SK,Gupta P,|therapeutic use,therapeutic use,history,history,drug therapy,history,

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News  15 results

Blistering Lesions in a Newborn
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/253884/pediatrics/blistering-lesions-newborn
Gabriella Alvarez, BS, Shivani Shah, DO, MPH et. al.

Apr 19th, 2022 - The Diagnosis: Epidermolysis Bullosa Our patient was found to have epidermolysis bullosa (EB), a rare genetic disease in which the superficial layers of the skin separate to form vesicles or bullae due to a mutation in the keratin 14 gene, KRT14.

UK Quiz: Diagnosing Impetigo With Telemedicine
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/931354_4

May 29th, 2020 - Most impetigo infections are mild, however, complications can occur. These are more likely to occur in certain patient groups, for example neonates and those who are immunosuppressed, and can be life-threatening. In addition to those already highl...

Pediatric Dermatology Emergencies
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/218463/pediatrics/pediatric-dermatology-emergencies
S. Kayo Robinson, BS, Itisha S. Jefferson, BS et. al.

Mar 5th, 2020 - Many pediatric skin conditions can be safely monitored with minimal intervention, but certain skin conditions are emergent and require immediate attention and proper assessment of the neonate, infant, or child. The skin may provide the first prese.

Texas Hospital Sees Rise in Staphylococcal Scalded-Skin Syndrome
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/923679

Jan 13th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The incidence of staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome (SSSS) - a serious infection that causes peeling, blistering skin and is also known as Ritter disease - among patients at a large Texas hospital has increased over t...

Texas Hospital Sees Rise in Staphylococcal Scalded-Skin Syndrome
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/923679

Jan 13th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The incidence of staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome (SSSS) - a serious infection that causes peeling, blistering skin and is also known as Ritter disease - among patients at a large Texas hospital has increased over t...

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Patient Education  2 results

Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome
https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/staphylococcal-scalded-skin-syndrome

Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome (SSSS) is a serious skin infection. The infection causes peeling skin over large parts of the body. It looks like the skin has been scalded or burned by hot liquid. It’s more common in the summer and fall.

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/staph-infections/symptoms-causes/syc-20356221?p=1

ew Staph infections are caused by staphylococcus bacteria, types of germs commonly found on the skin or in the nose of even healthy individuals. Most of the time, these bacteria cause no problems or result in relatively minor skin infections. But ...

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