molluscum contagiosum

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a virus disease of the skin marked by round white swellings

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A 2009 Cochran review of 11 studies involving 495 patients found "no single intervention to be convincingly effective in the treatment of molluscum contagiosum.
Occasionally, genital herpes simplex and molluscum contagiosum were seen with AGWs as coinfection (11, 16, 20).
Consistent with previous reports, various dermatological findings including non-specific maculopapular rash, diaper dermatitis, eczematous skin lesions, molluscum contagiosum lesions, vesicular eruption, persistent monoliasis and scrabies were encountered in 54.
Giant molluscum contagiosum with granulomatous inflammation and panniculitis: an unusual clinical and histopathological pattern in an HIV seropositive child.
12 the efficacy of TCA was 90% in patients with molluscum contagiosum in HIV patients.
3,7] Cryotherapy was used for oral papillomas, some cutaneous warts and molluscum contagiosum.
They then used this to develop the Molluscum Contagiosum Diagnostic Tool for Parents (MCDTP), which uses the most effective images and text to support parents in making a diagnosis.
Early diagnosis is essential for differentiating cowpox from illnesses and skin reactions with similar signs and symptoms, such as smallpox, monkeypox, generalized vaccinia virus infection, disseminated herpes zoster and herpes simplex virus infections, drug-associated eruptions, erythema multiforme, enterovirus infections, secondary syphilis, scabies, insect bites, impetigo, and molluscum contagiosum.
Vanderhooft sees her share of children who present with molluscum contagiosum and warts.
9 per cent over the past four years, with the diseases ranging from Viral and Bacterial STIs, HIV, molluscum contagiosum, Cyanea acuminate, herpes genitalis to secondary syphilis.
The Question: Does treatment of molluscum contagiosum speed up the resolution of the skin lesions?
5%) (Figure 1) followed by molluscum contagiosum (Figure 2) and viral keratitis.
QMY son has molluscum contagiosum - will my other children get it?
with Dr Neil Murray QMY son has molluscum contagiosum - will my other children get it?