Medical News Today: What to know about hand pimples
What seems like a pimple on the hand is likely to result from eczema, warts, or another health issue. Learn more about bumps and lesions that develop on the hand here.
This article describes the features of podophyllotoxin, utilized in diluted solution as podofilox, a topical treatment for external genital warts, such as condylomata acuminata.
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Conclusion: Understanding the incidence of skin diseases is fundamental in making decisions regarding resource allocation for clinical care and research. Thus, we believe our findings can contribute to improving public health policies.
This study was done to show the prevalence of different pediatric dermatoses in a tertiary care hospital of Western Nepal. Chart reviews of children aged one day to 17 years, presenting to Universal Medical College Teaching Hospital, Nepal, from 1 September 2014 to 30 august 2015, were done. Descriptive analysis and two-sided chi-square test were done. Among 23992 patients visiting the dermatology outpatient department (OPD), 5398 (22.5%) were of pediatric age groups (male/female: 1.2/1); most of them belonged to young teens and teenagers (n = 3308; 61.3%). Three most common dermatoses were fungal infections (18.5%), eczem...
CONCLUSIONS: The diagnoses made were described, including their associations with non-circumcision and atopy. Several of these observations have not been recognised before in the literature. We discuss lessons learned in the management of male genital disease and its psychosocial impact. PMID: 27170096 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
ConclusionsThe diagnoses made were described, including their associations with non‐circumcision and atopy. Several of these observations have not been recognised before in the literature. We discuss lessons learned in the management of male genital disease and its psychosocial impact.
CONCLUSION: This study provides greater knowledge of dermatological diseases in prison and shows teledermatology to be a tool suited to the specific constraints of this universe, while providing inmates with medical care as close as possible to that of the general population, and it thus helps ensure that their fundamental human rights are upheld. PMID: 26971370 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Conclusion: The pattern of dermatoses seen among the Nicobarese is quite similar with respect to the prevalence of infections in other regions of India, especially humid regions such as Assam, coastal Karnataka, and Kolkata and much higher than arid regions such as the deserts of Rajasthan.
CONCLUSIONS: Most skin conditions in children have a "small" mean effect on quality of life. However, the range is large and a significant proportion of children with many common skin conditions will experience a very large effect on quality of life. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved. PMID: 26686685 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
The objective of the current study was to examine the range of diagnoses among consultations at the Red Cross Children's Hospital in Cape Town, South Africa, to help develop a strategy for targeted education of primary health care personnel. This was a retrospective review of data for children seen at a pediatric dermatology clinic from 2005 to 2010, recorded according to International Classification of Diseases coding and compared with published data from similar clinical settings. There were 13,253 clinic visits, with 4,789 patients seen (median age 4.8 yrs, range 2 days to 18.6 yrs). The top 10 diagnoses accounted for 8...