Erysipelas

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Erysipelas

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Erysipelas" returned 28 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

An unusual erysipelas-like presentation.
 

Author(s): Tee Wei Siah, Thomas Lavender, Fraser Charlton, Shyamal Wahie, Ulrich Schwab

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A 61-year-old man presented with erysipelas-like cutaneous leishmaniasis.

Last Updated: 24 Jan 2014

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Genetic susceptibility to non-necrotizing erysipelas/cellulitis.
 

Author(s): Katariina Hannula-Jouppi, Satu Massinen, Tuula Siljander, Siru Mäkelä, Katja Kivinen, Rasko Leinonen, Hong Jiao, Päivi Aitos, Matti Karppelin, Jaana Vuopio, Jaana Syrjänen, Juha Kere

Journal: PLoS ONE. 2013 ;8(2):e56225.

 

Bacterial non-necrotizing erysipelas and cellulitis are often recurring, diffusely spreading infections of the skin and subcutaneous tissues caused most commonly by streptococci. Host genetic factors influence infection susceptibility but no extensive studies on the genetic determinants ...

Last Updated: 25 Feb 2013

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Recurrent erysipelas secondary to a late prosthetic femoropopliteal bypass infection.
 

Author(s): Felix Jacobs, Jakub Kubiak, Martin Schaller, Anke Stroelin

Journal: Acta Derm. Venereol.. 2013 Jan;93(1):78-9.

 

Last Updated: 10 Jan 2013

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The terms "Erysipelas" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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: 12 Nov 2007

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The Use of Oral Steroids in the Treatment of Cellulitis
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Cellulitis; Erysipelas

 

Last Updated: 4 May 2009

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Duration of ANtibiotic Therapy for CEllulitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cellulitis; Erysipelas

 

Last Updated: 1 Aug 2014

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