It was reported that TC may mimic variable forms of folliculitis
such as bacterial folliculitis
(25), tufted hair folliculitis
(26), and folliculitis
Symptoms of folliculitis
vary from person to person and there are varying degrees of severity.
Specific dermatoses of pregnancy observed during the study were prurigo of pregnancy, dermatoses with intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy, polymorphic eruption of pregnancy and pruritic folliculitis
Among fungal infections, candidal infection was most commonly reported (10.3%) followed by dermatophytic infection (9%) and pityriasis versicolor (4.7%), while among bacterial infections, folliculitis
(3.7%) and furuncle (2.7%) were mainly reported.
Impetigo formed the largest group followed by folliculitis
is characterized by adult-onset scaly follicular papules with a white central keratotic plug (may contain curled hair) on the extensor surfaces of the extremities and buttocks.
Cats with bacterial folliculitis
may require a course of antibiotics.
A significant relationship was found between folliculitis
and furunculosis with the underlying disorder (P=0.039 in both).
If a female patient complains of recurrent folliculitis
of the lower legs, ask if she's had a pedicure lately and if she shaves her legs before going to the nail salon.
An epidemic outbreak of Malassezia folliculitis
in three adult patients in an intensive care unit: a previously unrecognized nosocomial infection.
Up to 25 percent of dermatology patients have folliculitis
, in which the hair follicles on your thighs (and other parts of your bod) get infected and zit-like.
. This is a deep infection of the bridge of the nose that can extend around the nostrils.