Erysipelas

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Erysipelas

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Erysipelas" returned 36 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Erysipelas, a large retrospective study of aetiology and clinical presentation.
 

Author(s): Anna Bläckberg, Kristina Trell, Magnus Rasmussen

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Erysipelas is a common and severe infection where the aetiology and optimal management is not well-studied. Here, we investigate the clinical features, bacteriological aetiology, and treatment of erysipelas.

Last Updated: 1 Oct 2015

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[Pseudo-erysipelas of the eyelid revealing a gastric adenocarcinoma].
 

Author(s): Rajae Derrar, Rajae Daoudi

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Last Updated: 3 Dec 2014

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Recurrent erysipelas--risk factors and clinical presentation.
 

Author(s): Malin Inghammar, Magnus Rasmussen, Adam Linder

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Erysipelas is a common infection that often recurs, but the impact of specific risk factors for reoccurrence remains elusive. In the present study we aimed at clarifying predisposing conditions for reoccurrence.

Last Updated: 4 Jun 2014

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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: 24 Sep 2015

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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: 19 May 2009

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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: 12 Nov 2007

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Duration of ANtibiotic Therapy for CEllulitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cellulitis; Erysipelas

 

Last Updated: 3 Aug 2015

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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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