Bullous eruption in a five-month-old girl
- Oropharyngeal candidiasis and candidal diaper dermatitis. Sadovsky, Richard // American Family Physician;6/1/1998, Vol. 57 Issue 11, p2857
Presents information relating to the medical factors associated with the conditions known as oropharyngeal candidiasis and candidal diaper dermatitis in most healthy infants. Rarity of oropharyngeal candidiasis; Information on the nystatin suspension; What treatments includes.
- A YOUNG BOY'S BUMP. Sams, Hunter H.; Smith, Michael L. // Cortlandt Forum;11/25/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 11, p23
Presents a case study of a 10-month-old boy diagnosed with juvenile xanthogranuloma (JXG) in the United States. Comparison of JXG susceptibility between boys and girls; Occurrence of the skin disease at birth; Description of the papular and nodular forms of JXG.
- A RARE CASE OF PSORIASIS RESEMBLING DIAPER DERMATITIS. Kamer, Barbara; Pyziak, Konrad; Krawczyk, Tomasz; Socha-Banasiak, Anna; Rotsztejn, Helena // Przeglad Pediatryczny;2012, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p160
We present a case of a ten-week-old infant with pneumonia and very intensive symptoms of diaper dermatitis. Clinical examination revealed sharply demarcated erythematous plaques in the diaper region, spreading to the surrounding skin. The result of histological examination showed psoriatic...
- An infant with a persistent scaling eruption on nape of neck. Perman, Marissa J. // Infectious Diseases in Children;Jun2012, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p32
The article discusses the case of a four-month-old female who presented with a persistent, erythematous, scaling eruption involving the posterior neck, who was later diagnosed with localized eczema overlying a nevus simplex.
- A baby with blisters. Daly, Deborah J.; Serure, Donna // Patient Care;7/15/1999, Vol. 33 Issue 12, p205
Discusses the case of a 12-week-old black female who presented to the emergency department with a one-week history of bumps on her hands and feet. Symptoms; Patient history; Results of a physical examination; Differential diagnosis for the etiology of blistering disorders in an infant.
- Urticaria due to Urtica dioica in a neonate. Uslu, Sinan; Bulbul, Ali; Diler, Betul; Bas, Evrim Kiray; Nuhoglu, Asiye // European Journal of Pediatrics;Mar2011, Vol. 170 Issue 3, p401
Urticaria is one of the most common dermatoses during the childhood, but it is very rare in the neonates. A 17-day-old infant with a generalized urticaria was admitted to our pediatric emergency unit. The mother of the infant reported having applied water boiled with stinging nettle ( Urtica...
- Intensely pruritic eruption of extremities and buttocks. Levine, Norman // Geriatrics;Feb2009, Vol. 64 Issue 2, p27
The article presents differential diagnosis of a disease which produces pruritic vesicle in the extremities and buttocks. The bullous pemphigoid is described as an immune mediated blistering disease that produces vesicles and is manifested in normal skin. The scabies are described as a pruritic...
- erysipelas. Peters, Michael // BMA A-Z Family Medical Encyclopedia;2004, p280
An encyclopedia entry for "erysipelas" is presented. It is a disorder caused by a streptococcal infection which produces inflammation and blistering of the face and is associated with a high fever and malaise. The disease affects most often young children and elderly people, and it is treated...
- Blistering baby! DER KOOL, KAISA // Contemporary Pediatrics;Jul2009, Vol. 26 Issue 7, p17
The article discusses the case of a 7-month-old boy who was diagnosed with eczema herpeticum (EH) or Kaposi's varicelliform eruption (KVE). Herpes simplex virus is the most common etiology of KVE. It is noted that the correct identification of the primary lesions is the key to EH diagnosis. Also...