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1,461 Possible Causes for Angular Cheilitis, Dull Facial Expression, Folliculitis

  • Down Syndrome

    Alopecia areata (2.9–20%), vitiligo (1.9%), seborrhoeic eczema (8–36%), folliculitis (10.3–26%) and syringoma (12.3–39.2%) are more frequently seen in children with DS.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Impetigo

    Angular cheilitis, characterized by cracks and fissures at the corners of the mouth, is more common in elderly patients with poorly fitting dentures.[aafp.org] Folliculitis caused by contamination of undertreated water in a hot tub or whirlpool.[aafp.org] Impetigo usually appears in areas where there is a break in the skin, such as a wound, herpes simplex infection, or maceration associated with angular cheilitis (Figure 4)[web.archive.org]

    Missing: Dull Facial Expression
  • Cutaneous Candidiasis

    Candida can also cause infections of the nails (onychomycosis) and at the corners of the mouth (angular cheilitis).[dxline.info] There are many different forms of Candidiasis, some of which include - Angular cheilitis, where the fungi infect the skin around the corners of the mouth Candida paronychia[home-remedies-for-you.com] Angular cheilitis can be caused by candidal infection of the angles of the mouth and results in macerated skin with deep creases and crust formation.[visualdx.com]

    Missing: Dull Facial Expression
  • Secondary Syphilis

    (A) Markedly inflamed hair follicle (“folliculitis”) with extension of inflammatory cell infiltrate into parafollicular blood vessel and connective tissue.[journals.plos.org]

    Missing: Dull Facial Expression
  • Skin Infection

    Further Reading Viral Skin Infections Bacterial Skin Infections Fungal Skin Infections Parasitic Skin Infestations What is Angular Cheilitis?[news-medical.net] Folliculitis and Furuncles (Boils): Irritant folliculitis: caused by shaving, plucking, waxing, etc.[medsask.usask.ca] Impetigo usually appears in areas where there is a break in the skin, such as a wound, herpes simplex infection, or maceration associated with angular cheilitis ( Figure 4[aafp.org]

    Missing: Dull Facial Expression
  • Syphilis

    cheilitis), aphthae, and vitamin deficiencies ( 25 , 225 ).[dx.doi.org] Salient features are coarse movements, dull facial expression, increased muscle reflexes and pupil abnormalities. At the late stage seizures may occur.[alzheimer-europe.org] […] confused with those of other dermatoses such as psoriasis, pityriasis rosea, and also eczema, herpes simplex, lichen planus, leprosy, mycoses, condylomata acuminata, perlèche (angular[dx.doi.org]

    Missing: Folliculitis
  • Carbuncle

    Impetigo usually appears in areas where there is a break in the skin, such as a wound, herpes simplex infection, or maceration associated with angular cheilitis ( Figure 4[aafp.org] Folliculitis is the inflammation of hair follicles due to an infection, injury, or irritation.[chop.edu] […] can arise from the chronic lesions of superficial folliculitis or from lesions that are manipulated or scratched; may cause scarring Advertisement[pathologyoutlines.com]

    Missing: Dull Facial Expression
  • Chronic Mucocutaneous Candidiasis

    Angular cheilitis is present in some individuals. Cracked and hyperkeratotic nails with prominent discoloration are commonly seen.[symptoma.com] Facial seborrhoic dermatitis, general folliculitis and scaling blepharitis were main manifestations. Hypothyroidism became evident during childhood.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Angular cheilitis : Redness, fissuring and soreness at the angle of the mouth.[patient.info]

    Missing: Dull Facial Expression
  • Stomatitis

    Cracks at the corners of the mouth (angular cheilitis) are often a symptom of yeast infection, not vitamin B deficiency as is often believed.[hus.fi] Skin diseases caused by staph infections Staphylococcal skin infection can present in a variety of ways: Hair follicle infections including staphylococcal folliculitis, boils[dermnetnz.org] Angular stomatitis[edit] Inflammation of the corners (angles) of the lips is termed angular stomatitis or angular cheilitis.[en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Dull Facial Expression
  • Intertrigo

    The classic clinical syndrome for B deficiency is a seborrhoeic dermatitis-like eruption, atrophic glossitis with ulceration, angular cheilitis, conjunctivitis, intertrigo[diki.pl] Folliculitis, an infection of the hair follicle, presents as painful spots, red in color, forming on the follicle.[ozarkderm.com] Cheilitis VII.[fpnotebook.com]

    Missing: Dull Facial Expression

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