Erysipelas

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Erysipelas

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Erysipelas" returned 43 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Evaluation of general practitioners' knowledge about diagnostic and therapeuthic management of erysipelas in the city of Marrakech].
 

Author(s): Fatima Ihbibane, Ntini Lebi Arsène, Latifa Adarmouch, Mohamed Amine, Noura Tassi

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Erysipelas is the most common non necrotizing bacterial dermohypodermitis (NNBDH). This study aimed to evaluate the adequacy of general practitioners' knowledge about literature data on the diagnostic and therapeuthic management of erysipelas.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Pitfall of modern genetics: recurrent erysipelas masquerading as autoinflammatory disease.
 

Author(s): E J W Spierings, J W M van der Meer, A Simon

Journal: Neth J Med. 2017 Jul;75(6):247-249.

 

A patient presented with recurrent episodes of fever and skin rash for eight years. DNA analysis of the NLRP3 gene revealed a mutation associated with autoinflammatory disease. After an initial positive response to the biological anakinra, the patient deteriorated. Reassessment revealed ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Analysis of Serum Cytokines and Single-Nucleotide Polymorphisms of SOD1, SOD2, and CAT in Erysipelas Patients.
 

Author(s): Charles C Emene, Irina E Kravchenko, Gulnaz I Aibatova, Albert A Rizvanov

Journal: J Immunol Res. 2017 ;2017():2157247.

 

Increased free radical production had been documented in group A (-hemolytic) streptococcus infection cases. Comparing 71 erysipelas patients to 55 age-matched healthy individuals, we sought for CAT, SOD1, and SOD2 single polymorphism mutation (SNPs) interactions with erysipelas' ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Erysipelas" returned 3 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Erysipelas on postoperative scar in traumatology: report of a case and review of literature].
 

Author(s): Hatim Abid, Mohamed El Idrissi, Mohamed Shimi, Abdelhalim El Ibrahimi, Abdelmajid El Mrini, Nissrine Amraoui, Fatima Zohra Mernissi

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Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Cellulitis and erysipelas.
 

Author(s): Andrew D Morris

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Cellulitis is a common problem, caused by spreading bacterial inflammation of the skin, with redness, pain, and lymphangitis. Up to 40% of affected people have systemic illness. Erysipelas is a form of cellulitis with marked superficial inflammation, typically affecting the lower ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Erysipelas: a common potentially dangerous infection.
 

Author(s): R Celestin, J Brown, G Kihiczak, R A Schwartz

Journal: Acta Dermatovenerol Alp Pannonica Adriat. 2007 Sep;16(3):123-7.

 

Erysipelas is an acute superficial cutaneous cellulitis that commonly occurs not only in elderly and immunocompromised persons, but also in neonates and small children subsequent to bacterial inoculation through a break in the skin barrier. Group A Beta-hemolytic streptococcus (GABHS, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Sivextro in Acute Bacterial Skin and Skin Structure Infection (ABSSSI) in Hospitalized Patients. A Global Observational Study
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Abscess; Cellulitis; Erysipelas; Wound Infection

 

Last Updated: 3 Jun 2018

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