folliculitis

Summary

Summary: Inflammation of follicles, primarily hair follicles.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Pityrosporum folliculitis: diagnosis and management in 6 female adolescents with acne vulgaris
    Katherine Ayers
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01605, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:64-7. 2005
  2. ncbi Tufted folliculitis of the scalp: a distinctive clinicohistological variant of folliculitis decalvans
    G Annessi
    Department of Dermatology and Dermatopathology, Istituto Dermopatico dell Immacolata, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 138:799-805. 1998
  3. ncbi Ofuji's disease with follicular mucinosis and its differential diagnosis from alopecia mucinosa
    J Yu Yun Lee
    Department of Dermatology, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Cutan Pathol 30:307-13. 2003
  4. ncbi [Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis in infancy: an unusual case]
    S Boudaya
    Service de Dermatologie, CHU Hédi Chaker 3029, Sfax, Tunisie
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 130:451-4. 2003
  5. ncbi [Feline idiopathic mural folliculitis with sebaceous adenitis]
    M de Sepibus
    Veterinärpathologisches Institut, Universitat Zurich
    Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 146:89-91. 2004
  6. ncbi Molluscum folliculitis after leg shaving
    Bangjin Lee
    J Am Acad Dermatol 51:478-9. 2004
  7. ncbi A review of 55 cases of cutaneous lymphoid hyperplasia: reassessment of the histopathologic findings leading to reclassification of 4 lesions as cutaneous marginal zone lymphoma and 19 as pseudolymphomatous folliculitis
    Eiichi Arai
    Department of Pathology, Saitama Medical School, Iruma gun, Japan
    Hum Pathol 36:505-11. 2005
  8. ncbi Genotypic relatedness of staphylococcal strains isolated from pustules and carriage sites in dogs with superficial bacterial folliculitis
    Lauren R Pinchbeck
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, 43210, USA
    Am J Vet Res 67:1337-46. 2006
  9. doi Phytomenadione pre-treatment in EGFR inhibitor-induced folliculitis
    H Tomková
    Department of Dermatology, T Bata Regional Hospital, Zlin, Czech Republic
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 27:514-9. 2013
  10. ncbi Treatment of gram-negative folliculitis in patients with acne
    Roland Boni
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Am J Clin Dermatol 4:273-6. 2003

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  1. ncbi Pityrosporum folliculitis: diagnosis and management in 6 female adolescents with acne vulgaris
    Katherine Ayers
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01605, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:64-7. 2005
    Pityrosporum folliculitis is a common inflammatory skin disorder that may mimic acne vulgaris. Some adolescents with recalcitrant follicular pustules or papules may have acne and Pityrosporum folliculitis simultaneously...
  2. ncbi Tufted folliculitis of the scalp: a distinctive clinicohistological variant of folliculitis decalvans
    G Annessi
    Department of Dermatology and Dermatopathology, Istituto Dermopatico dell Immacolata, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 138:799-805. 1998
    Tufted folliculitis is an uncommon folliculitis of the scalp that resolves with patches of scarring alopecia within which multiple hair tufts emerge from dilated follicular orifices...
  3. ncbi Ofuji's disease with follicular mucinosis and its differential diagnosis from alopecia mucinosa
    J Yu Yun Lee
    Department of Dermatology, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Cutan Pathol 30:307-13. 2003
    Ofuji's disease (OD) or eosinophilic pustular folliculitis and human immunodeficiency virus-associated eosinophilic folliculitis (HIV-EF) both show eosinophil-rich folliculocentric infiltrates, and it is not clear whether they are ..
  4. ncbi [Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis in infancy: an unusual case]
    S Boudaya
    Service de Dermatologie, CHU Hédi Chaker 3029, Sfax, Tunisie
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 130:451-4. 2003
    Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis in children is a follicular inflammatory dermatosis, usually occurring early in life...
  5. ncbi [Feline idiopathic mural folliculitis with sebaceous adenitis]
    M de Sepibus
    Veterinärpathologisches Institut, Universitat Zurich
    Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 146:89-91. 2004
  6. ncbi Molluscum folliculitis after leg shaving
    Bangjin Lee
    J Am Acad Dermatol 51:478-9. 2004
  7. ncbi A review of 55 cases of cutaneous lymphoid hyperplasia: reassessment of the histopathologic findings leading to reclassification of 4 lesions as cutaneous marginal zone lymphoma and 19 as pseudolymphomatous folliculitis
    Eiichi Arai
    Department of Pathology, Saitama Medical School, Iruma gun, Japan
    Hum Pathol 36:505-11. 2005
    ..to assess whether newly recognized diagnoses, such as cutaneous marginal zone lymphoma and pseudolymphomatous folliculitis (PLF), may have been overlooked, we reexamined 55 Japanese cases of nonepidermotropic lymphoproliferative ..
  8. ncbi Genotypic relatedness of staphylococcal strains isolated from pustules and carriage sites in dogs with superficial bacterial folliculitis
    Lauren R Pinchbeck
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, 43210, USA
    Am J Vet Res 67:1337-46. 2006
    To determine whether staphylococcal isolates cultured from pustules and carriage sites in dogs with superficial bacterial folliculitis were genotypically the same strain by use of pulsed-field gel electrophoresis (PFGE).
  9. doi Phytomenadione pre-treatment in EGFR inhibitor-induced folliculitis
    H Tomková
    Department of Dermatology, T Bata Regional Hospital, Zlin, Czech Republic
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 27:514-9. 2013
    ..Acneiform eruptions are the most frequent skin toxicities reported. They may lead to impairment of patients' quality of life and sometimes may even become severe enough to necessitate the interruption or cessation of therapy...
  10. ncbi Treatment of gram-negative folliculitis in patients with acne
    Roland Boni
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Am J Clin Dermatol 4:273-6. 2003
    Gram-negative folliculitis may be the result of long-term antibacterial treatment in acne patients...
  11. ncbi Localization of human beta-defensin-2 and human neutrophil peptides in superficial folliculitis
    T Oono
    Br J Dermatol 148:188-91. 2003
  12. ncbi Acne keloidalis nuchae and tufted hair folliculitis
    M Luz Ramos
    Department of Medical Surgical Dermatology and Venerecology, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Faculty of Medicine, University of Seville, Spain
    Dermatology 194:71-3. 1997
    Acne keloidalis nuchae is a chronic, scarring folliculitis that affects mostly black patients and is located on the back of the neck of young adults...
  13. doi Folliculitis decalvans
    Nina Otberg
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Science, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Dermatol Ther 21:238-44. 2008
    b>Folliculitis decalvans is a rare inflammatory scalp disorder. The present paper gives a practical approach to diagnosis and patient management and reviews possible pathogenetic factors and treatment options...
  14. ncbi Involvement of granulysin-producing T cells in the development of superficial microbial folliculitis
    T Oono
    Department of Dermatology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry, Okayama, Japan
    Br J Dermatol 150:904-9. 2004
    ..Superficial microbial folliculitis is a common skin disease...
  15. doi Perforating folliculitis, angioedema, hand-foot syndrome--multiple cutaneous side effects in a patient treated with sorafenib
    Carola Wolber
    Donauspital SMZ Ost, Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Vienna, Austria
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 7:449-52. 2009
    ..In addition to xerosis, he developed angioedema (AE), hand-foot syndrome (HFS) and perforating folliculitis (PF). The latter three occurred in a dose-dependent manner...
  16. doi Proliferative, lymphocytic, infundibular mural folliculitis and dermatitis with prominent follicular apoptosis and parakeratotic casts in four Labrador retrievers: preliminary description and response to therapy
    Ann M Hargis
    DermatoDiagnostics, Edmonds, WA 98026, USA
    Vet Dermatol 24:346-54, e76-7. 2013
    ..To describe the clinical, histopathological and immunohistochemical lesions and the response to therapy of a novel skin disease in four dogs, and to compare the lesions with those of other similar conditions...
  17. pmc Folliculitis decalvans: the use of dermatoscopy as an auxiliary tool in clinical diagnosis
    Mariana Rocha Fabris
    Dermatology Resident, Marcilio Dias Naval Hospital, Rio de JaneiroRJ, Brazil
    An Bras Dermatol 88:814-6. 2013
    b>Folliculitis decalvans is an inflammatory presentation of cicatrizing alopecia characterized by inflammatory perifollicular papules and pustules...
  18. doi PGD2 induces eotaxin-3 via PPARγ from sebocytes: a possible pathogenesis of eosinophilic pustular folliculitis
    Kyoko Nakahigashi
    Department of Dermatology, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 129:536-43. 2012
    Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis (EPF) is a chronic intractable pruritic dermatosis characterized by massive eosinophil infiltrates involving the pilosebaceous units...
  19. ncbi Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis: a 40 year retrospect
    Stephen J Nervi
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark 07103 2714, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 55:285-9. 2006
    Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis (EPF) is a noninfectious eosinophilic infiltration of hair follicles first described 40 years ago...
  20. doi Therapeutic effectiveness of various treatments for eosinophilic pustular folliculitis
    Shoko Fukamachi
    Department of Dermatology, University of Environmental and Occupational Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Acta Derm Venereol 89:155-9. 2009
    Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis is a rare dermatosis. Recently, in addition to oral indomethacin, other treatments have been applied for eosinophilic pustular folliculitis...
  21. ncbi Herpetic folliculitis
    Shehab A M Al-Dhafiri
    Division of Dermatology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal General Hospital, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    J Cutan Med Surg 6:19-22. 2002
    Although herpetic skin infection is very common, herpetic folliculitis is infrequently reported in the literature...
  22. ncbi Herpes folliculitis: clinical, histopathological, and molecular pathologic observations
    A Boer
    Dermatologikum Hamburg, Stephansplatz 5, 20354 Hamburg, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 154:743-6. 2006
    Herpes folliculitis is a rare manifestation of herpes virus infection and it is often misdiagnosed. Diagnostic criteria are not well established, only 24 patients being reported in the literature...
  23. ncbi Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis: a comprehensive review of treatment options
    Elliot Ellis
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Clin Dermatol 5:189-97. 2004
    Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis (EPF), also known as Ofuji disease, is a disease that manifests with follicular papules or pustules...
  24. doi Tufted hair folliculitis in a woman treated with trastuzumab
    Ilana S Rosman
    Division of Dermatology, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid, Campus Box 8123, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Target Oncol 5:295-6. 2010
    ..However, inhibitors of HER2 are not associated with specific skin toxicity. We present a case of tufted hair folliculitis, an inflammatory scalp condition causing scaling and pruritus, in a woman being treated with trastuzumab, a ..
  25. ncbi Cutaneous larva migrans with folliculitis: report of seven cases and review of the literature
    E Caumes
    Service des Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales, CHU de la Pitié Salpêtrière, 47 Boulevard de l Hopital, 75651 Paris Cedex 13, France
    Br J Dermatol 146:314-6. 2002
    ..patients (four men, three women, mean age 31 years), all returning from the tropics, presented with pruritic folliculitis and creeping eruption...
  26. ncbi Extensive cutaneous larva migrans with folliculitis mimicking multimetameric herpes zoster presentation in an adult traveler returning from Thailand
    Denis Malvy
    Travel Clinics and Tropical Disease Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, University Hospital Center, Bordeaux, France
    J Travel Med 13:244-7. 2006
    ..Simple anamnestic information--often revealing beach activities--and clinical aspect of the creeping eruption allow to prevent diagnosis delay and to avoid aggressive or inadequate intervention...
  27. doi Hookworm folliculitis
    Valenie Rivera-Roig
    Department of Dermatology, University of Puerto Rico, School of Medicine, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Int J Dermatol 47:246-8. 2008
  28. doi A case of recurrent pseudolymphomatous folliculitis: A mimic of cutaneous lymphoma
    Eun Ji Kwon
    Department of Dermatology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 60:994-1000. 2009
    Pseudolymphomatous folliculitis is a rare entity. We present a 62-year-old man with a recurrent solitary nodule on his nose requiring multiple excisions...
  29. doi Aeromonas hydrophila folliculitis associated with an inflatable swimming pool: mimicking Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection
    Marc Julià Manresa
    Department of Dermatology, Hospital Sant Joan de Deu, Barcelona, Spain
    Pediatr Dermatol 26:601-3. 2009
    ..However, Aeromonas folliculitis has been rarely reported...
  30. ncbi Eosinophilic folliculitis: before and after the introduction of antiretroviral therapy
    Priya M Rajendran
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Arch Dermatol 141:1227-31. 2005
    To characterize the relationship of new eosinophilic folliculitis (EF) cases between June 30, 1994, and January 5, 2000, and antiretroviral therapy (ART) status and immune reconstitution.
  31. ncbi Mural folliculitis and alopecia caused by infection with goat-associated malignant catarrhal fever virus in two sika deer
    Timothy B Crawford
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Washington State University, Pullman 99164, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 221:843-7, 801. 2002
    ..The predominant histologic lesion in skin specimens was granulomatous mural folliculitis. Serologic testing and sequencing of fragments produced with a consensus polymerase chain reaction assay ..
  32. ncbi Seborrhoeic dermatitis and Pityrosporum (Malassezia) folliculitis: characterization of inflammatory cells and mediators in the skin by immunohistochemistry
    J Faergemann
    Department of Dermatology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, S 413 45 Gothenburg, Sweden
    Br J Dermatol 144:549-56. 2001
    ..The fact that Pityrosporum ovale plays a part in seborrhoeic dermatitis is well established but the mechanism of this relationship has not been established...
  33. ncbi Folliculitis decalvans--a retrospective study in a tertiary referred centre, over five years
    P H Chandrawansa
    Karapitiya Teaching Hospital, Galle, Sri Lanka
    Singapore Med J 44:84-7. 2003
    b>Folliculitis decalvans is a rare condition affecting mainly the scalp leading to scarring alopecia. Aetiology of the condition is still unknown, abnormal host response to Staphylococcus aureus has been postulated...
  34. doi Photodynamic therapy: new treatment for recalcitrant Malassezia folliculitis
    Jin Woong Lee
    Department of Dermatology, Chung Ang University College of Medicine, Seoul 140 757, South Korea
    Lasers Surg Med 42:192-6. 2010
    Malassezia folliculitis commonly has been treated with oral antifungal medications...
  35. doi Pruritic papular eruption and eosinophilic folliculitis associated with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection: a histopathological and immunohistochemical comparative study
    João Paulo Junqueira Magalhães Afonso
    Department of Dermatology, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Am Acad Dermatol 67:269-75. 2012
    ..related to human immunodeficiency (HIV) infection, two entities remain poorly differentiated leading to confusion in their diagnosis: HIV-related pruritic papular eruption (HIV-PPE or prurigo) and eosinophilic folliculitis (HIV-EF).
  36. ncbi Folliculitis decalvans of the scalp: response to triple therapy with isotretinoin, clindamycin, and prednisolone
    Astrid Gemmeke
    Acta Dermatovenerol Alp Panonica Adriat 15:184-6. 2006
    b>Folliculitis decalvans of the scalp is a recurrent, purulent follicular inflammation leading to scarring alopecia...
  37. ncbi Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis: case report and review of the literature
    Lela Lankerani
    Department of Dermatology, Frankford Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cutis 86:190-4. 2010
    Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis (EPF) is a rare dermatosis characterized by recurrent outbreaks of papulopustular skin lesions mainly distributed in seborrheic areas...
  38. pmc Outbreak of Pseudomonas aeruginosa folliculitis associated with a swimming pool inflatable
    D Tate
    Health Protection Unit, Health House, Grange Park Lane, Willerby, UK
    Epidemiol Infect 130:187-92. 2003
    ..swimming pool and played on an inflatable, subsequently presenting to a Primary Care Nurse Practitioner with folliculitis. A total of 35 cases was identified during the outbreak...
  39. ncbi Tufted hair folliculitis associated with pemphigus vulgaris
    U Jappe
    Department of Dermatology, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 17:223-6. 2003
    Tufted hair folliculitis (THF) is a rare disease which is characterized by the emergence of multiple hairs from widely dilated follicular orifices surrounded by an inflammatory infiltrate resulting in scarring alopecia...
  40. doi [Necrotizing folliculitis in Behçet's disease]
    S Trad
    Service de Medecine Interne, CHU de la Pitié Salpêtrière, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris VI, 75651 Paris Cedex 13, France
    Rev Med Interne 30:268-70. 2009
    ..The patient was admitted for the association of scrotal ulceration and inguinal folliculitis, suggesting a Behcet's disease flare-up...
  41. ncbi A case of pseudolymphomatous folliculitis
    H W Lee
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 20:230-2. 2006
  42. ncbi Unusual T cell pseudolymphoma with features of so-called pseudolymphomatous folliculitis
    J L Dargent
    Dermatology 204:159-61. 2002
  43. ncbi Role of Th2 cytokines, RANTES and eotaxin in AIDS-associated eosinophilic folliculitis
    P Amerio
    Division of Dermatology, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre, University of Toronto, Canada
    Acta Derm Venereol 81:92-5. 2001
    The pathogenesis of AIDS-associated eosinophilic folliculitis is still unknown. The expression of chemokines and Th2-type cytokines is increased in other conditions associated with tissue eosinophilia and in allergic reactions...
  44. ncbi Folliculitis decalvans: successful treatment with a combination of rifampicin and topical mupirocin
    Sukhjot Kaur
    J Dermatol 29:180-1. 2002
  45. ncbi Nd:YAG laser treatment of recalcitrant folliculitis decalvans
    Eric C Parlette
    LT MC USNR, Third Year Resident, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, California 92134 5000, USA
    Dermatol Surg 30:1152-4. 2004
    ..The scarring follicular disorders pose challenging therapeutic dilemmas...
  46. ncbi Eosinophilic folliculitis in a Caucasian patient: association with toxocariasis?
    A Gesierich
    Department of Dermatology and Venereology, University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 20:1317-21. 2006
    Sterile eosinophilic folliculitis, a clinical entity first described by Ofuji in 1970, is a rather rare skin disorder, in particular in the non-Asian population...
  47. ncbi EGFR inhibitor-associated acneiform folliculitis: assessment and management
    Madeleine Duvic
    Department of Dermatology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Clin Dermatol 9:285-94. 2008
    ..growth factor receptor (EGFR) inhibitors is associated with cutaneous adverse events, including acneiform folliculitis, dry skin, and nail disorders...
  48. ncbi Micrococcus folliculitis in HIV-1 disease
    K J Smith
    Departments of Dermatology and Pathology, National Naval Medical Center, 8901 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20889 5600, USA
    Br J Dermatol 141:558-61. 1999
    ..Micrococcus species are usually considered normal inhabitants of the skin; however, in patients with HIV-1 disease, Micrococcus species can produce localized cutaneous infections...
  49. ncbi Demodex folliculitis: a skin manifestation of immune reconstitution disease
    Nathalie M Delfos
    AIDS 18:701-2. 2004
  50. doi Folliculitis-perifolliculitis related to erlotinib therapy spares previously irradiated skin
    Jayati Acharya
    Department of Clinical Oncology, St James s Institute of Oncology, Leeds, United Kingdom
    J Am Acad Dermatol 60:154-7. 2009
    ..A limitation of this study is that it is an anecdotal case report. Further research into the pathologic process of the rash is warranted to understand the reason for its absence in the irradiated skin...
  51. ncbi Strongyloidiasis histologically mimicking eosinophilic folliculitis
    Serafinella P Cannavo
    Department of Territorial Social Medicine, Clinica Dermatologica Policlinico Universitario, Via C Valeria, Gazzi, 98125 Messina, Italy
    Eur J Dermatol 14:264-5. 2004
    ..The patient presented with marked blood eosinophilia and an itching maculo-papular eruption, histologically simulating eosinophilic folliculitis. The clinical resolution was achieved after albendazol therapy.
  52. ncbi Eosinophilic folliculitis: an example of 'immune reconstitution folliculitis'?
    Mignon Moyle
    AIDS 18:2350-2. 2004
  53. ncbi Focal and generalized folliculitis following smallpox vaccination among vaccinia-naive recipients
    Thomas R Talbot
    Department of Medicine, Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    JAMA 289:3290-4. 2003
    ..During a multicenter, randomized controlled trial investigating the efficacy of various dilutions of smallpox vaccine, we observed the appearance of a papulovesicular eruption (focal and generalized) in study volunteers...
  54. ncbi Epiluminescence dermatoscopy enhanced patient compliance and achieved treatment success in pseudofolliculitis barbae
    Antonio Chuh
    Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong and Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Australas J Dermatol 47:60-2. 2006
    ..Such real-time demonstration led to an attitude change and good compliance with medical advice against over shaving, resulting in a successful treatment outcome...
  55. ncbi Primary cicatricial alopecia: clinical features and management
    Elizabeth K Ross
    Dermatology and Laser Center, NW, Bellingham, WA, USA
    Dermatol Nurs 19:137-43; quiz144. 2007
    ..Nurses can facilitate the diagnostic and treatment process and, through educational and emotionally supportive measures, have a meaningful, positive impact on the patient's well being...
  56. ncbi Skin diseases associated with Malassezia species
    Aditya K Gupta
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Science Center Sunnybrook site and the University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Acad Dermatol 51:785-98. 2004
    ..with a number of diseases affecting the human skin, such as pityriasis versicolor, Malassezia (Pityrosporum) folliculitis, seborrheic dermatitis and dandruff, atopic dermatitis, psoriasis, and--less commonly--with other dermatologic ..
  57. ncbi [Ofuji's diseases and pregnancy. A report of a case]
    Héctor Israel Gutiérrez Gutiérrez
    Departamento de Medicina Materno Fetal, Hospital de Ginecología y Obstetricia, Instituto Materno Infantil del Estado de México
    Ginecol Obstet Mex 74:158-63. 2006
    Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis, which was first described by Ofuji, is a type of dermatosis characterized by pruritic, follicular, papules and pustules that gradually extend peripherally and have central tendency...
  58. ncbi Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis in infancy in a Japanese neonate
    Hiroyuki Miura
    Pediatr Dermatol 21:615-6. 2004
  59. ncbi [Ofuji's disease: description of a case]
    I García Río
    Servicio de Dermatologia, Hospital Santiago Apostol, Vitoria Gasteiz, Espana
    Actas Dermosifiliogr 97:391-4. 2006
    Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis (EPF) is a rare, chronic disease of unknown cause, characterized by itchy papules or pustules and an infiltration of eosinophiles in the biopsy...
  60. ncbi Successful treatment of recalcitrant necrotizing eosinophilic folliculitis using indomethacin and cephalexin
    Haady Fallah
    Skin and Cancer Foundation Australia, Darlinghurst, New South Wales, Australia
    Australas J Dermatol 47:281-5. 2006
    ..A diagnosis of necrotizing eosinophilic folliculitis was made based upon the clinical and histopathological findings...
  61. ncbi Folliculitis decalvans treated with radiation therapy
    Eric P Smith
    Clinical Investigation Department, Naval Medical Center San Diego, 34800 Bob Wilson Dr, Suite 5, San Diego, CA 92134 1005, USA
    Cutis 78:162-4. 2006
    A 33-year-old black man presented with folliculitis decalvans resistant to multiple oral and topical therapies. The patient ultimately responded to radiation therapy.
  62. ncbi What's your assessment? Pityrosporum folliculitis
    Barbara Bielan
    Dermatol Nurs 20:284, 300. 2008
  63. ncbi Failure to detect clonality in eosinophilic pustular folliculitis with follicular mucinosis
    Mi Woo Lee
    Department of Dermatology, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, Seoul, Korea
    Acta Derm Venereol 84:305-7. 2004
    Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis is characterized by an eosinophil-rich inflammatory follicular and perifollicular infiltrate primarily centred at the level of the follicular isthmus and sebaceous duct...
  64. ncbi Treatment of HIV-associated eosinophilic pustular folliculitis with narrow-band UVB
    Yoshihiro Kuwano
    Int J Dermatol 45:1265-7. 2006
  65. ncbi Tinea capitis due to Trichophyton soudanense mimicking bacterial folliculitis
    A Ghilardi
    Mycoses 50:150-2. 2007
    ..Tinea capitis is common in childhood and it is rare in adults, in which female sex is preferred. In adults, alopecic patches have to be distinguished from those due to other dermatoses inducing alopecia...
  66. ncbi Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis (Ofuji's disease) in a patient with silicone tissue augmentation
    Tak Wah Wong
    Department of Dermatology, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, 138 Sheng Li Road, 704 Tainan, Taiwan
    J Dermatol 31:727-30. 2004
    Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis (EPF) (Ofuji's disease) is a rare dermatosis of unknown etiology...
  67. doi Recurrent pustular eruption in an infant
    Ozlem Karadag Köse
    Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Arch Dermatol 144:105-10. 2008
  68. ncbi Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis induced by chemotherapy
    Mary Elizabeth Laing
    J Am Acad Dermatol 54:729-30. 2006
  69. ncbi [Persistent papule/mole blisters/pustules papulary pustels on the face of a 21-year old man]
    Sandrine Benoit
    Universitäts Hautklinik Würzburg
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 1:907-9. 2003
  70. ncbi Eosinophilic folliculitis in HIV-infected women: case series and review
    Sareeta R S Parker
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine, and Grady Health System, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Am J Clin Dermatol 7:193-200. 2006
    ..Eosinophilic folliculitis is a pruritic, follicular eruption that typically manifests late in the course of HIV infection...
  71. ncbi Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis
    Wajiha Sufyan
    Department of Pathology, National University Hospital, Singapore 119074, Singapore
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 131:1598-601. 2007
    Classical eosinophilic pustular folliculitis, or Ofuji's disease, is a chronic and relapsing dermatosis that is predominantly reported in East Asian populations...
  72. ncbi Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis in infancy: not a distinctive inflammatory disease of the skin
    Mirjana Ziemer
    Department of Dermatology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    Am J Dermatopathol 27:443-55. 2005
    In the standard literature of dermatology and dermatopathology "eosinophilic pustular folliculitis in infancy" is presented as a distinctive inflammatory disease of the skin, to wit, a variant of "Ofuji's eosinophilic folliculitis"...
  73. ncbi Bullous eosinophilic cellulitis succession with eosinophilic pustular folliculitis without eosinophilia
    Ercan Arca
    Department of Dermatology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    J Dermatol 34:80-5. 2007
    ..Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis is also a rare inflammatory dermatosis characterized by recurrent crops of erythematous follicular ..
  74. ncbi Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis associated with pulmonary eosinophilia
    K Yoneda
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 21:1122-4. 2007
  75. ncbi Facial rash mimicking cutaneous acute graft-versus-host disease after allogeneic stem cell transplantation for osteomyelofibrosis - was Demodex the culprit?
    C Lotze
    Bone Marrow Transplant 37:711-2. 2006
  76. ncbi Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis with polycythemia vera
    M Kimoto
    Dermatology 210:239-40. 2005
  77. ncbi Malassezia folliculitis on the scalp of a 12-year-old healthy child
    Derya Aytimur
    Ege University School of Medicine, Department of Dermatology, Izmir, Turkey
    J Dermatol 31:936-8. 2004
    Malassezia folliculitis is a condition chracterized by itchy follicular papules and pustules with erythema. Malassezia yeasts are the pathogens in this condition. It is mainly located on the back, shoulders, and chest...
  78. doi Perifolliculitis capitis abscedens et suffodiens successfully controlled with infliximab
    H R C Brandt
    Br J Dermatol 159:506-7. 2008
  79. ncbi Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis (Ofuji disease) manifested as pustules on the palms and soles
    Hiromi Tsuboi
    Department of Dermatology, Kitasato University School of Medicine, 1 15 1 Kitasato, Sagamihara, Kanagawa 228 8555, Japan
    Cutis 74:107-10. 2004
    Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis (EPF) is clinically characterized by eosinophilic follicular papulopustules that form annular configurations on the face, trunk, and extremities...
  80. ncbi Pseudofolliculitis barbae: review and update on new treatment modalities
    Jorge Garcia-Zuazaga
    VMFA 122 Flight Surgeon, Marine Corps Air Station, Branch Medical Clinic, Beaufort, SC 29904, USA
    Mil Med 168:561-4. 2003
    ..This article will review the etiology, pathogenesis, classification, and newer treatment modalities in the management of PFB...
  81. ncbi Pseudofolliculitis barbae and acne keloidalis nuchae
    A Paul Kelly
    Division of Dermatology, King Drew Medical Center, 12021 South Wilmington Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90059, USA
    Dermatol Clin 21:645-53. 2003
    ..There is therapeutic and help and hope for AKN patients using the excision and second-intention healing technique, plus some of the recently reported laser techniques...
  82. ncbi [Herpetic folliculitis barbae. A rare cause of folliculitis]
    M D Anliker
    Dermatologische Abteilung, Medizinische Klinik, Kantonsspital Aarau, Switzerland
    Hautarzt 54:265-7. 2003
    Viral folliculitis is a rare disease usually caused by herpes simplex, herpes zoster and molluscum contagiosum in immune-compromised patients...
  83. ncbi Folliculitis ulerythematosa reticulata (atrophoderma vermiculata): early detection of a case with unilateral lesions
    M M Nico
    Department of Dermatology, , Brazil
    Pediatr Dermatol 15:285-6. 1998
    ..Unilateral folliculitis ulerythematosa reticulata (a variant of keratosis pilaris atrophicans) is strikingly rare, and its very early ..
  84. ncbi Pruritic eosinophilic papular eruption revealing HIV infection
    Patrizia Teofoli
    Department of Immunodermatology, Istituto Dermopatico dell Immacolata, IDI, IRCCS, Via Monti di Creta 104, 00167 Rome, Italy
    Eur J Dermatol 12:600-2. 2002
    Eosinophilic folliculitis (EF) is a rare follicular pruritic papular eruption observed in association with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)...
  85. ncbi Necrotizing eosinophilic folliculitis with mucinosis
    Steven Kossard
    Skin and Cancer Foundation Australia, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Australas J Dermatol 44:298-301. 2003
    ..Two skin biopsies revealed prominent tissue eosinophilia with eosinophilic folliculitis and areas of follicular mucinosis, as well as haemorrhagic scale crust over the surface...
  86. ncbi Case 4: eruption on the face of a diabetic man suffering from retinopathy, hypertension, and nephropathy. Diagnosis: ciclosporin-associated hyperplastic folliculitis
    K E Harman
    Department of Dermatology, King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, UK
    Clin Exp Dermatol 28:341-2. 2003
  87. ncbi Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis in infancy: report of two new cases
    M Larralde
    Department of Pediatric Dermatology, , Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Pediatr Dermatol 16:118-20. 1999
    Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis (EPF) is a cutaneous inflammatory follicular disorder of unknown etiology. The diagnosis is made on the basis of clinical and histopathologic features...
  88. ncbi [A case of Folliculitis barbae Candidomycetica]
    A Hattori
    Department of Dermatology, Nihon University Nerima Hikarigaoka Hospital, 2-11-1 Hikarigaoka, Nerima-ku, Tokyo 179-0072
    Nippon Ishinkin Gakkai Zasshi 42:87-90. 2001
    ..Recently, extensive use of steroids and antibiotics has produced an increase in reports of patients with Folliculitis barbae Candidomycetica...
  89. ncbi Relapsing herpes simplex-2 folliculitis in the beard area
    Caterina Foti
    Department of Internal Medicine, Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Unit of Dermatology, University of Bari, Policlinico, Piazza Giulio Cesare 11, 70124 Bari, Italy
    Eur J Dermatol 14:421-3. 2004
    We describe the case of a 52-year-old immunocompetent man with recurrent folliculitis on the left cheek, associated with intense pain. Bacteriological, mycological and Tzanck tests from the lesions were negative...
  90. ncbi [Folliculitis barbae in herpes simplex infection]
    R Lohrer
    Klinik für Dermatologie und Allergologie, Universitätsklinikum der RWTH Aachen, Aachen
    Hautarzt 55:74-6. 2004
    A 60-year-old male athlete developed a folliculitis in the beard region after several competitions. After identification of herpes simplex antigen within the lesions, systemic therapy with acyclovir led to rapid improvement...
  91. ncbi What is your diagnosis? Eosinophilic folliculitis and furunculosis
    M Fraser
    Veterinary Nursing, Edinburgh s Telford College, Crewe Toll
    J Small Anim Pract 43:150, 187. 2002
  92. ncbi HIV seronegative eosinophilic pustular folliculitis successfully treated with doxicycline
    V Brazzelli
    Clinica Dermatologica, Universita di Pavia, IRCCS Policlinico S Matteo, Piazza C Golgi 2, 27100 Pavia, Italy
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 18:467-70. 2004
    Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis (EPF) is an unusual disease, first described in adult East Asians in 1970 by Ofuji...
  93. ncbi Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis with a butterfly rash-like distribution
    Yuichiro Tsunemi
    Dermatology 208:229-30. 2004
  94. ncbi Degenerative mucinotic mural folliculitis in cats
    T L Gross
    California Dermatopathology Service and IDEXX Veterinary Services, West Sacramento, CA 95605-1600, USA
    Vet Dermatol 12:279-83. 2001
    A novel form of mural folliculitis is described in seven cats. Clinically, all cats exhibited generalized alopecia with scaling or crusting that was more pronounced over the head, neck, and shoulders...
  95. ncbi Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis in association with nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome
    S Kishimoto
    Department of Dermatology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Japan
    Acta Derm Venereol 81:202-4. 2001
    ..microscopic features of a nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome with the complication of eosinophilic pustular folliculitis. To the authors' knowledge, this is the first report of such an association, which is possibly due to immune ..
  96. ncbi Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis
    H Majamaa
    Satakunta Central Hospital, Department of Dermatology, Tampere University Hospital, Finland
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 16:522-5. 2002
    Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis is a rase dermatosis and the treatment is difficult because the underlying pathogenic mechanism is unknown...
  97. ncbi Two cases of eosinophilic pustular folliculitis associated with parasitic infestations
    Kimble M Opie
    Department of Dermatology, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Australas J Dermatol 44:217-9. 2003
    ..Biopsies of these lesions showed eosinophilic pustular folliculitis (EPF)...
  98. ncbi Acute bacterial skin infections in pediatric medicine: current issues in presentation and treatment
    James Hedrick
    Physicians to Children and Adolescents, Bardstown, KY 40004, USA
    Paediatr Drugs 5:35-46. 2003
    Bacterial skin and skin structure infections commonly encountered in children include impetigo, folliculitis, furunculosis, carbuncles, wound infections, abscesses, cellulitis, erysipelas, scarlet fever, acute paronychia, and ..
  99. ncbi Current epidemiology of atopic dermatitis in south-eastern Nigeria
    Edith N Nnoruka
    Sub Department of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Dermatol 43:739-44. 2004
    ..African dermatologists have also voiced concern that the much used Hanifin criteria for diagnosis of AD may need some adaptation for use in Africa...
  100. ncbi Bacterial skin infections in the elderly: diagnosis and treatment
    Simone Laube
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff, Wales, UK
    Drugs Aging 19:331-42. 2002
    ..It is very contagious and close contacts should be examined. Folliculitis is a commonly seen skin infection, which often responds to the use of antiseptics and topical antibacterials...

Research Grants11

  1. Host defense against Staphylococcus aureus skin infections
    Lloyd S Miller; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..S. aureus is responsible for the vast majority of skin and soft tissue infections such as impetigo, folliculitis, and cellulitis. In addition, S...
  2. Conference--Dermatologic Disease in Skin of Color
    Susan Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..They believe that these presentations and discussions will lead to a greater interest in the specific problem related to access to care for dermatologic disease among persons of color. ..
  3. Community-Based Participatory Approach to Farmworker Housing, Exposures & Health
    Thomas A Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  4. Ethnic Variation in CAM Use and Health Self Management among Rural Older Adults
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  5. African American Men Prostate & Colorectal Cancer Belief
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..A preliminary framework of the intervention strategy for this R01 application will be developed and evaluated as part of this project. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  6. Differences in CAM Use Among Minority Older Adults
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. Farmwoker Environmental Health Research Comparable Data
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The purpose of limiting the size of the conference is to facilitate active interaction, discussion and debate among leaders in the field. ..
  8. Casa A Campo: Pesticide Safety for Farmworkers' Families
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  9. Cicatricial alopecia Colloquium
    Paradi Mirmirani; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  10. CONFOCAL HISTOPATHOLOGY OF CONTACT DERMATITIS IN VIVO
    Salvador Gonzalez; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We also expect that our results may ultimately translate into more rational and effective care for patients with this common and frequently disabling problem. ..
  11. INDUCTION OF ATHEROGENESIS BY COCAINE AND HIV INFECTION
    Guha Krishnaswamy; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..