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ALLMedicine™ Acrodermatitis Center

Research & Reviews  177 results

Acquired Acrodermatitis enteropathica - an unusual cause of vulva ulceration in a post-...
Age and Ageing; Ekpemandu N, Attra T et. al.

Nov 28th, 2022 - Acrodermatitis enteropathica (AE) is a rare disorder which can be congenital or acquired. The main features are peri-orificial dermatitis, gastrointestinal symptom in the form of diarrhoea, acral dermatitis and alopecia, among others. This report ...

Enterokinase deficiency with novel TMPRSS15 gene mutation masquerading as acrodermatiti...
Pediatric Dermatology; Chen Y, Li Z et. al.

Nov 22nd, 2022 - Enterokinase deficiency (EKD) is a rare autosomal recessive inherited disorder caused by loss-of-function mutations of the transmembrane protease serine 15 (TMPRSS15) gene. To date, only 12 cases of EKD have been described in the literature and sk...

Epidemiological survey of patients with pustular psoriasis in the Japanese Society for ...
The Journal of Dermatology; Kamiya K, Ohtsuki M

Sep 25th, 2022 - The Japanese Society for Psoriasis Research (JSPR) has been conducting annual epidemiological surveys of patients with pustular psoriasis in Japan since 2017. This study aimed to conduct a recent epidemiological analysis of patients with pustular ...


Jul 5th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Malnutrition is directly responsible for 300,000 deaths per year in children younger than 5 years in developing countries and contributes indirectly to more than half of all deaths in children worldwide. In addition, it increas...


Jul 5th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Malnutrition is directly responsible for 300,000 deaths per year in children younger than 5 years in developing countries and contributes indirectly to more than half of all deaths in children worldwide. In addition, it increas...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  5 results

Borrelia Species in Cutaneous Lyme Borreliosis

Jun 30th, 2022 - The aim of this study is to identify the species of Borrelia involved in the dermatologic manifestations of Lyme borreliosis in France. Indeed, in Europe, as opposed to North America, many bacterial species are involved in Lyme borreliosis. Yet, v...

Direct Diagnosis of Disseminated Lyme Borreliosis.

May 11th, 2022 - Lyme borreliosis is a multisystemic bacterial infection affecting the skin, the joint and the nervous system. It has been shown that the skin is an essential interface as a site of bacteria inoculation and multiplication. In mouse acutely infected...

Laboratory Characteristics in Chronic Atrophic Acrodermatitis

May 4th, 2018 - The main objective of this study is to characterize the inflammatory proteins, gene polymorphisms, and transcriptome profiles in patients with chronic atrophic dermatitis to gain better insight into pathogenesis of chronic infection with Borrelia ...

Genetic Study of Severe Zinc Deficiencies

Aug 18th, 2016 - Given the structural essential, catalytic and co-catalytic played by zinc in many sections of protein metabolism, carbohydrate and lipid (zinc is involved in the function of more than 300 metalloenzymes and metalloproteins), one can imagine the im...

Zinc Homeostasis and Kinetics in Children With Cystic Fibrosis (CF)

Jul 30th, 2015 - Overt zinc deficiency presents with features of acrodermatitis enteropathica (AE) including diarrhea, dermatitis, growth failure, and poor immune function. AE has been described as a complication of cystic fibrosis, and can be the initial presenti...

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News  19 results

Widespread rash in toddler
MDedge Family Medicine;

Jun 30th, 2022 - This patient was given a diagnosis of Gianotti Crosti syndrome (GCS; also called infantile acrodermatitis of childhood), which is a self-resolving (often dramatic) dermatosis triggered by a viral infection or immunization. Patients with this syndr.

Painful Psoriasiform Plaques
Maria Amoreth R. Gozo, MD, Iviensan F. Manalo, MD et. al.

Oct 7th, 2021 - The Diagnosis: Acquired Acrodermatitis Enteropathica A punch biopsy of an elevated scaly border of the rash on the thigh revealed parakeratosis, absence of the granular layer, and epidermal pallor with psoriasiform and spongiotic dermatitis (Figur.

A 35-year-old with erythematous, dusky patches on both lower extremities
Donna Bilu Martin, MD

Aug 16th, 2021 - Zinc deficiency may be inherited or acquired. Acrodermatitis enteropathica is an autosomal recessive genetic disorder caused by a mutation in the gene that encodes a zinc transporter.

Irritable Baby With Weight Loss and a Periorificial and Truncal Rash
Katherine G. Cvancara, BA, Joseph L. Cvancara, MD

Oct 20th, 2020 - The Diagnosis: Acrodermatitis Enteropathica Acrodermatitis enteropathica (AE) was the presumptive diagnosis. Oral supplementation with zinc sulfate 3 mg/kg/d was started immediately after a zinc level was ordered.

Digits in Distress
Joe R. Monroe, MPAS, PA

Mar 19th, 2020 - ANSWER The correct answer is acrodermatitis of Hallopeau (choice “c”). DISCUSSION Acrodermatitis of Hallopeau (ADH), a rare form of pustular psoriasis, affects the distal digits with changes typified by this patient’s case.

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