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Dermatology Atlas

Pictures of dermatological conditions on the undergraduate syllabus including acute and chronic wounds, eczema, psoriasis and more.  
Sarah Wood
almost 11 years ago
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Eczema (Dermatitis)

Eczema (aka Dermatitis) presents as a poorly demarcated, itchy rash. There are several causes. By far the most common is atopic eczema, but irritants and venous stasis can also cause the condition.   Atopic Eczema This results from an IgE-mediated, T-cell auto-immune response.   Epidemiology and Aetiology  
almostadoctor.com - free medical student revision notes
over 5 years ago
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Paget's Disease of the Nipple

A malignant disease which has an eczematous appearance, involving the nipple. It is commonly associated with an underlying ductal carcinoma in situ. It is associated with 2% of all cases of breast cancer.   Presentation An erythematous ‘eczema-like’ rash, usually unilateral. Itchy, inflamed nipple Burning sensation Discharge from the affect area  
almostadoctor.com - free medical student revision notes
over 5 years ago
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Another promising oral agent for multiple sclerosis

Dimethyl fumerate has a chequered history⇑. It was banned as an industrial fungicide in the late 1990s, after furniture impregnated with fumarate caused outbreaks of serious allergic eczema. However, it remains an effective treatment for psoriasis when …  
bmj.com
over 5 years ago
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Baby rashes a visual guide

A visual guide to baby rashes from nappy rash and eczema to impetigo and meningitis.  
nhs.uk
over 4 years ago
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Athlete's foot drug may be MS therapy - BBC News

Two common drugs - one for treating athlete's foot and another for alleviating eczema - might be useful therapies for multiple sclerosis, scientists believe.  
bbc.co.uk
over 4 years ago
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How to Heal Eczema, Arm Numbness and Fatigue

How to Heal Eczema, Arm Numbness and Fatigue At http://bergmanchiropractic.com and http://Owners-Guide.com we strive to educate people on natural solutions t...  
youtube.com
over 4 years ago
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'Fewer allergies among children in dishwasher-free homes'

Supporting the much-discussed 'hygiene hypothesis,' a new study suggests that children in families without dishwashers are significantly less prone to allergies and eczema.  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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Athlete's foot, eczema drugs could reverse MS, study finds

Researchers have identified two drugs - an antifungal and a steroid - that reversed MS in mouse models of the condition by stimulating stem cells to boost myelin production.  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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Unlikely that topical pimecrolimus associated with increased risk of cancer

The topical medicine pimecrolimus to treat eczema (atopic dermatitis or AD) in children appears unlikely to be associated with increased of risk of cancer based on how it was used in group of...  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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Eczema affects health habits and increases risk of heart disease

Eczema wreaks havoc on its sufferers' lives with health problems that are more than skin deep.  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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Study finds eczema, short stature not associated overall

Eczema, an itchy chronic inflammatory disease of the skin, was not associated overall with short stature in an analysis of data from several studies, although a small group of children and...  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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Peanut allergy in children with eczema during infancy linked to peanut in household dust

A new study led by researchers at King's College London in collaboration with the US Consortium of Food Allergy Research and the University of Dundee has found a strong link between...  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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Food allergy week #1 – what is food allergy? – Don't Forget the Bubbles

Brayden is a 3 year old boy who has been referred to your clinic due to concerns about food allergies. He has been having a lot of flare ups of his eczema. On only one occasion he developed some facial swelling and wheeze after ingesting peanuts. The GP was wondering if it could be related to specific foods.  
dontforgetthebubbles.com
about 4 years ago
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Hand Eczema and Atopic Dermatitis in Adolescents

Is there a relationship between atopic dermatitis in childhood and the occurrence of hand eczema in adolescence?  
medscape.com
almost 4 years ago
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Eczema – an itchy problem – Don't Forget the Bubbles

Eczema is a chronic inflammatory skin condition. In most cases it develops in early childhood. It is typified by dry itchy skin and is episodic in nature (except in severe cases). Most children with eczema will experience flares, sometimes as often as three- four times per month. (NICE Guidelines 2007). In today’s part we will look at an overview of eczema and it’s potential impact on patients who suffer from it. Tomorrow we will focus on management strategies.  
dontforgetthebubbles.com
over 3 years ago
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Eczema management – Don't Forget the Bubbles

In part 1 we considered the difficulties of being a patient with eczema, in this part we look at management. Knowing what we do – how can we manage patients with eczema?  
dontforgetthebubbles.com
over 3 years ago
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Investigational Ointment Improves Eczema

A new phosphodiesterase 4 inhibitor could be a much-needed alternative to topical steroids and calcineurin inhibitors for mild to moderate eczema, according to two phase 3 studies.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
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Regeneron, Sanofi Eczema Drug Clears Hurdles in Big Trials

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc and Sanofi said on Friday their experimental treatment for eczema proved highly effective in two large studies, without serious side effects often seen with standard treatments for the chronic inflammatory skin disease.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
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Hard Water Link to Childhood Eczema

Babies exposed to hard water may have a higher risk of developing the skin condition eczema than those who live in areas of the country with soft water, according to a UK study.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago