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Double Helix Bandage Using Toilet Roll as Toe Separator to Manage Intertrigo.

J Cutan Aesthet Surg 2021 Jan-Mar;14(1):114

Department of Dermatology, Kalinga Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS), Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India.

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Epidemiological aspects of superficial fungal infections in Koranic schools in two localities of Senegal (Thies and Touba).

Mycoses 2021 Jun 2. Epub 2021 Jun 2.

Cheikh Anta Diop University of Dakar, Senegal.

Background: In developing countries, superficial fungal infections (SFI) are endemic and cause a therapeutic problem because of the duration and cost of treatment. Community living and promiscuity are key factors in the direct or indirect transmission and spread of these diseases.

Objectives: The objective was to study the epidemiological aspects of SFI, among koranic school children in two localities in Senegal. Read More

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Intertrigo nach COVID-19-Waschzwang.

MMW Fortschr Med 2021 05;163(10):27

Facharzt für Innere Medizin, München, Deutschland.

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A novel treatment of intertrigo in athletes and overweight subjects.

J Cosmet Dermatol 2021 Apr;20 Suppl 1:23-27

Dermatology Clinic, University of Catania, Catania, Italy.

Background: Intertrigo is a recurrent inflammatory dermatosis involving large/small body folds. Skin barrier products represent the mainstay of treatment in uncomplicated mild/moderate intertrigo.

Aims: To assess by clinical and instrumental evaluation the efficacy and tolerability of a new barrier spray containing zinc gluconate-taurine complex and zinc oxide combined with panthenol, glycerin, and Shea (Butyrospermum parkii) butter in mild-to-moderate intertrigo in athletes and overweight subjects. Read More

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Secondary syphilis mimicking tinea cruris in an HIV infected patient: a case report.

Pan Afr Med J 2021 5;38:133. Epub 2021 Feb 5.

Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Faculty of Medicine, Hasanuddin University, Makassar, Indonesia.

Syphilis is known as the great imitator with various clinical presentations which often lead to confusion and misdiagnosis. A 28-year-old male presented with non-pruritic and painless erythematous patches around the anus and scrotum. Initial differential diagnosis with tinea cruris. Read More

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Candidal intertrigo resistant to oral antifungals.

Clin Exp Dermatol 2021 Apr 27. Epub 2021 Apr 27.

Dermatology Department, Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain.

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A randomized controlled trial to compare the effectiveness and safety of adsorbent lotion containing tapioca starch, spent grain wax, Butyrospermum parkii extract, argania spinosa kernel oil, aloe barbadensis, rosehip oil, and allantoin with a low-potency topical corticosteroid in the treatment of intertrigo.

J Cosmet Dermatol 2021 Apr 3. Epub 2021 Apr 3.

Department of Dermatology, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand.

Background: Intertrigo is an inflammatory skin-fold condition. Candida infections may occur concurrently or afterward. Topical corticosteroids may reduce inflammation but exacerbate Candida infections. Read More

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Physiotherapy in nursing homes. A qualitative study of physiotherapists' views and experiences.

BMC Geriatr 2021 03 1;21(1):150. Epub 2021 Mar 1.

Research Centre Innovations in Care, Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

Background: There are distinct differences in the implementation of physiotherapeutic care in nursing homes. Both nationally and internationally staffing levels of physiotherapy differ significantly between and within nursing homes. Since legislation or guidelines that specify the parameters of physiotherapy required in nursing homes are lacking, it is unknown how physiotherapists currently estimate the usefulness and necessity of physiotherapy in individual situations in long-term care. Read More

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Dealing with suspended new routine general dermatology referrals during the COVID-19 pandemic: a virtual model from our local departmental experience.

Clin Exp Dermatol 2021 06 25;46(4):758-759. Epub 2021 Feb 25.

Department of Dermatology, Aneurin Bevan University Health Board, Newport, UK.

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Skin areas, clinical severity, duration and risk factors of intertrigo: A secondary data analysis.

J Tissue Viability 2021 Feb 29;30(1):102-107. Epub 2020 Dec 29.

Maastricht University, Department of Health Services Research and Care and Public Health Research Institute (CAPHRI), P.O. Box 616, 6200, Maastricht, the Netherlands; Maastricht University, Department of Family Medicine and Care and Public Health Research Institute (CAPHRI), P.O. Box 616, 6200, Maastricht, the Netherlands. Electronic address:

Aim: To describe the skin areas most often affected by intertrigo, the clinical severity and duration of intertrigo and possible risk factors.

Materials And Methods: Secondary analysis of data from 2013 to 2016 collected by the International Prevalence Measurement of Care Quality in Dutch hospitals, care homes and community care.

Results: In total, n = 7865 (mean age 80. Read More

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February 2021

A cross-sectional study on dermatoses among underwater workers: a new clinical sign of peculiar distribution pattern of lesions in sea urchin prick reaction revealed.

Int J Dermatol 2021 Apr 30;60(4):503-508. Epub 2020 Dec 30.

Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Government Medical College, Kozhikode, India.

Background: The pattern of dermatoses among underwater workers is undocumented and, hence, worth studying. The objective of the study was to document the pattern of dermatoses among underwater workers in a tropical seaside area.

Methods: A population-based cross-sectional study of 1 year from April 2015 among people regularly involved in underwater occupation, especially the collection of mollusks. Read More

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Efficacy of a comprehensive strategy to reduce moisture-associated skin damage in an intensive care unit: A quasi-experimental study.

Intensive Crit Care Nurs 2021 Apr 9;63:102964. Epub 2020 Dec 9.

Critical Care Area, Hospital Universitari Mútua Terrassa, Plaça Dr Robert 5, 08221 Terrassa (Barcelona), Spain.

Objectives: Assess the impact of a bundle of interventions to reduce the incidence of moisture-associated skin damage in an intensive care unit.

Methods: Quasi-experimental study with pre-post comparison carried out in a general intensive care unit. The intervention consisted of an online training on skin lesions and implementation of a skin care program. Read More

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Topical clotrimazole cream for the treatment of tinea cruris: A retrospective study.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2020 Nov;99(47):e23189

Department of Dermatology.

This retrospective study assessed the efficacy and safety of 1% topical clotrimazole cream for the treatment of patients with tinea cruris (TC).We included 86 patients with confirmed TC for the presence of fungal hyphae. Of those, 43 patients received 1% topical clotrimazole cream for a total of 4 consecutive weeks, and were assigned to an experimental group. Read More

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November 2020

Topographic Differential Diagnosis of Chronic Plaque Psoriasis: Challenges and Tricks.

J Clin Med 2020 Nov 8;9(11). Epub 2020 Nov 8.

Section of Dermatology and Venereology, Department of Medicine, University of Verona, 37129 Verona, Italy.

Background: Psoriasis is an inflammatory skin disease presenting with erythematous and desquamative plaques with sharply demarcated margins, usually localized on extensor surface areas.

Objective: To describe the common differential diagnosis of plaque psoriasis classified according to its topography in the scalp, trunk, extremities, folds (i.e. Read More

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November 2020

Toxic erythema of chemotherapy secondary to gemcitabine and paclitaxel.

Dermatol Online J 2020 Sep 15;26(9). Epub 2020 Sep 15.

Department of Dermatology, Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA.

Toxic erythema of chemotherapy (TEC) is an infrequently reported cutaneous condition, with diagnosis predominately based on clinical presentation, histologic findings, and known reported associations. Therefore, it is important to both recognize common presentations of TEC and be mindful of chemotherapeutic agents associated with this cutaneous side effect to prevent misdiagnosis and prolonged time to treatment. Herein, we present a patient with TEC occurring in intertriginous skin (malignant intertrigo) with classic clinical and histologic findings. Read More

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September 2020

Incidence of udder cleft dermatitis (UCD) in dairy cows and risk factors for transitions to UCD.

J Dairy Sci 2020 Dec 9;103(12):11736-11749. Epub 2020 Oct 9.

Department of Animal Health and Antimicrobial Strategies, National Veterinary Institute, SE-75189 Uppsala, Sweden; Department of Clinical Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, SE-75007 Uppsala, Sweden.

Udder cleft dermatitis (UCD) is a common skin condition in Swedish dairy cows, affecting the anterior parts of the udder. The main objective of this study was to investigate incidence rate and duration of UCD in a 1-yr longitudinal study. Other objectives were to investigate risk factors for transitions from being healthy to having mild or severe UCD, and from having mild UCD to having severe UCD, and associations between UCD and clinical mastitis, somatic cell count (SCC) and hock lesions. Read More

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December 2020

Diaper rashes can indicate systemic conditions other than diaper dermatitis.

BMC Dermatol 2020 09 21;20(1). Epub 2020 Sep 21.

Pediatric Department, Dermatology Division, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, 40002, Thailand.

Background: Although the majority of rashes in the diaper area are caused by irritation from urine and feces, irritant diaper dermatitis; IDD, there are some less common but potentially serious cutaneous eruptions associated with systemic diseases that should not be discounted.

Methods: This prospective descriptive study aimed to explore variation in cutaneous disease in the diaper area. It was conducted as a prospective descriptive study between October 2016 and November 2019 in the pediatric department of a tertiary-level hospital. Read More

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September 2020

Exome sequencing identifies a SREBF1 recurrent ARG557CYS mutation as the cause of hereditary mucoepithelial dysplasia in a family with high clinical variability.

Am J Med Genet A 2020 11 9;182(11):2773-2777. Epub 2020 Sep 9.

Department of Genetics, Institute of Ophthalmology "Conde de Valenciana", Mexico City, Mexico.

Hereditary mucoepithelial dysplasia (HMD) is an uncommon autosomal dominant disease affecting skin, mucosae, hair, eyes, and lungs. Prominent clinical features include non-scarring alopecia, mucosal erythema, perineal erythematous intertrigo, and involvement of the conjunctival mucosa. To date, 20 familial or sporadic HMD cases have been described, most of them originating from Caucasian ethnic groups. Read More

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November 2020

A curious observation of passive transfer of steroid antifungal combination creams to the scrotum in patients of tinea cruris-Is this forme fruste of red scrotum syndrome?

Dermatol Ther 2020 11 7;33(6):e14212. Epub 2020 Sep 7.

Department of Dermatology, KPC Medical college and Hospital, Kolkata, West Bengal, India.

We report 16 patients of tinea cruris who presented with an asymptomatic red scrotum due to fixed dose combination creams containing antifungal agents and topical steroids applied to the thighs as a treatment of tinea cruris. The erythema resolved upon starting appropriate treatment with single molecule antifungal creams and oral antifungal drugs in about six weeks' time in majority of cases. We propose that this clinical presentation may be akin to red scrotum syndrome (RSS). Read More

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November 2020

Medical honey for canine nasal intertrigo: A randomized, blinded, placebo-controlled, adaptive clinical trial to support antimicrobial stewardship in veterinary dermatology.

PLoS One 2020 6;15(8):e0235689. Epub 2020 Aug 6.

Quebec's Animal Pharmacology Research Group (GREPAQ), Department of Veterinary Biomedicine, University of Montreal, Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec, Canada.

Intertrigo is a skin fold dermatitis often requiring recurrent treatment with topical antiseptics or antibiotics, which can select antimicrobial resistance. To minimize this risk, we tested the effectiveness of medical-grade Manuka honey at treating intertrigo as compared to a placebo hydrogel. We additionally characterized the culturable microbial flora of intertrigo and recorded any adverse effect with either treatment. Read More

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October 2020

Tinea incognito: Clinical perspectives of a new imitator.

Samer Dhaher

Dermatol Reports 2020 Jun 25;12(1):8323. Epub 2020 Jun 25.

Head of Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine, University of Basra, Basra, Iraq.

Tinea incognito is a variant of dermatophyte infection of the skin modified by an erroneously applied topical or systemic steroid. Aim of the study: to describe the various clinic-epidemiological aspects of tinea incognito found among our patients. A prospective study was carried out in the Department of Dermatology, Basra Teaching Hospital, Basra, Iraq. Read More

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Corrigendum: Thiotepa hyperpigmentation preceding epidermal necrosis: malignant intertrigo misdiagnosed as Stevens-Johnson syndrome-toxic epidermal necrolysis overlap.

Dermatol Online J 2020 Mar 15;26(3). Epub 2020 Mar 15.

Cedars Dermatology, Cedars Sinai Medical Group, CA.

The original article was published on February 15, 2020 and corrected on March 15, 2020.The revised version of the article corrects the contact information of the Corresponding Author. The changes appear in the revised online PDF copy of this article. Read More

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Clinical Benefits of Supervised Home Care of the Morbidity Management and Disability Prevention Under National Filariasis Elimination Programme.

Lymphat Res Biol 2020 12 23;18(6):517-525. Epub 2020 Jun 23.

Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, National Institute of Epidemiology, ICMR, TNHB, Chennai, India.

Mass drug administration and morbidity management and disability prevention (MMDP) though considered as two pillars of global program for elimination of filariasis, implementation of MMDP was disregarded in several endemic countries. Limb hygiene is the main component of MMDP and to address its overall clinical benefits, a community-based study was undertaken in three sets of populations. After obtaining written informed consent, clinical, quality of life (QoL) assessments were carried out and lymphedema volume was measured for three groups of lymphedema patients at intake, at 6, and 12 months follow-up. Read More

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December 2020

Intertrigo: causes, prevention and management.

David Voegeli

Br J Nurs 2020 Jun;29(12):S16-S22

Visiting Professor of Nursing, Department of Health and Care Professions, Faculty of Health & Wellbeing, University of Winchester.

Intertrigo, also known as intertriginous dermatitis, is one of the four separate conditions that fall under the umbrella term of moisture-associated skin damage (MASD). It can affect individuals of all ages. Intertrigo is a common inflammatory skin disorder caused by skin-on-skin friction within skin folds, as a result of moisture becoming trapped because of poor air circulation. Read More

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Acral melanoma mimicking mycotic intertrigo.

Int Wound J 2020 Oct 28;17(5):1532-1533. Epub 2020 May 28.

Department of Dermatology, Professor Edgard Santos School Hospital Complex, The Federal University of Bahia (C-HUPES/UFBa), Salvador/Bahia, Brazil.

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October 2020

Erythrasma in athletes and football players.

Wien Med Wochenschr 2021 Feb 26;171(1-2):24-28. Epub 2020 May 26.

Diagnostic Consultation Center I, Plovdiv, Bulgaria.

Background: Erythrasma is a superficial skin infection that presents with red-brown, flaky macules. It is caused by the Gram-positive bacteria Corynebacterium minutissimum. The purpose of our study is to investigate the prevalence and incidence of erythrasma in active sportsmen, i. Read More

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February 2021

Use of MALDI-TOF MS for fungal species distribution of interdigital intertrigo in seafarers, Dakar, Senegal.

J Mycol Med 2020 Sep 21;30(3):100974. Epub 2020 Apr 21.

Laboratoire de parasitologie-mycologie, CHU Aristide Le Dantec, BP 5005, Dakar, Senegal; Service de parasitologie-mycologie, faculté de médecine, de pharmacie et d'odontologie, université Cheikh Anta Diop, BP 16477, Dakar, Senegal.

To determine fungal species distribution of interdigital intertrigo among seafarers in Dakar, Senegal, a cross-sectional study was carried out from May to August 2017 among seafarers clinically diagnosed with interdigital intertrigo. A questionnaire was filled to each patient before sampling the affected folds and transporting to Aristide Le Dantec University Hospital where mycological analyses were realized. Species identification by MALDI-TOF MS was performed in Marseille, France. Read More

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September 2020

Trouble afoot: A review of common skin conditions of the feet and nails.

Aust J Gen Pract 2020 05;49(5):257-260

Final-year Doctor of Medicine student, [email protected] of Queensland, Qld.

Background: Common foot and toenail problems may cause diagnostic and management difficulties and are often complicated by comorbid factors.

Objective: The aim of this article is to discuss common disorders of the skin and nails of the feet, regional physiological factors to consider and appropriate investigations and management.

Discussion: Cutaneous disorders of the feet and nails present significant diagnostic and management challenges given the considerable overlap of common signs and symptoms and regionally difficult management. Read More

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The risk factors of lower limb cellulitis: A case-control study in a tertiary centre.

Malays Fam Physician 2020 18;15(1):23-29. Epub 2020 Mar 18.

Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre, Malaysia.

Introduction: Lower limb cellulitis is a common superficial skin infection that leads to morbidity and mortality. Cellulitis risk factors have been well studied in many countries, but to date, not in Malaysia. Geographical and climate variables may affect risk factors. Read More

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