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148 Possible Causes for Corneal Infiltrate, Pruritus, Skin Infection

  • Sézary Syndrome

    This case highlights that it is important to consider direct tumour infiltration as an initiating or contributing factor for corneal ulceration in such patients.[] Serum IL-31 levels were low but differed between groups with no or strong pruritus.[] Secondary skin infections are common because of frequent scratching and compromised skin.[]

  • Herpes Zoster

    Corneal neovascularization and lipid infiltrates may occur in patients with uncontrolled chronic disease.[] The morphology of the lesions included erythematous papules, pseudovesicles, and plaques, with associated pain in two and pruritus in three patients; systemic symptoms ranged[] The clinical features of a patient with post-vaccination herpes zoster skin infection are presented; in addition, vaccine efficacy and guidelines are reviewed.ResultsA 91-[]

  • Peeling Skin Syndrome Type A

    In the upper dermis, perivascular mononuclear infiltrate and mild dilation of capillaries were observed.[] Management and treatment No effective treatment has been reported, especially for pruritus. Emollients are often used to reduce skin peeling.[] Bacterial infections include cellulitis, folliculitis, boils and carbuncles, staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome and other minor bacterial skin infections.[]

  • Onchocerciasis

    Wolbachia release after microfilaria death in the cornea causes corneal edema and opacity by inducing neutrophil and macrophage infiltration and activation in the corneal[] Physicians should consider this tropical disease when caring for migrants and travellers/expatriates with pruritus, skin lesions and eosinophilia.[] Chronically infected people often develop skin discoloration and severe, burning itching skin and/or eye lesions.[]

  • Mycosis Fungoides

    […] may produce or contribute to corneal ulceration in such patients.[] […] to those without pruritus.[] CONCLUSIONS: Patients with advanced MF should be particularly monitored for skin infections, especially by HSV and S. aureus.[]

  • Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus

    These epithelial lesions can lead to anterior stromal corneal infiltrates.[] Sometimes, instead of pain, the neuralgia results in a persistent itch ( neuropathic pruritus ). What is the treatment of herpes zoster?[] In extreme cases, shingles may also lead to blindness (if the shingles occur in the eyes), deafness, or secondary skin infection.[]

  • Erythema Elevatum Diutinum

    Histopathologic examination of the conjunctiva revealed granulomatous vasculitis with neutrophilic infiltrate, giant cells, and fibroblastic proliferation.[] 678 206 Pruritus ani 686 207 Pruritus vulvae 688 208 Pseudofolliculitis barbae 691 209 Pseudoxanthoma elasticum 695 210 Psoriasis 697 211 Psychogenic excoriation 708 212[] ( Dandruff, Cradle cap ) · Contact dermatitis ( Diaper rash, Urushiol-induced contact dermatitis ) · Erythroderma · Lichen simplex chronicus / Prurigo nodularis · Itch ( Pruritus[]

  • Peeling Skin Syndrome

    In the upper dermis, perivascular mononuclear infiltrate and mild dilation of capillaries were observed.[] […] deciduous skin", and "Keratolysis exfoliativa congenita") is an autosomal recessive disorder characterized by lifelong peeling of the stratum corneum, and may be associated with pruritus[] Signs of superficial secondary skin infections and systemic atopy are common.[]

  • Bee Sting

    Ocular bee stings are known to cause corneal melts, corneal infiltrates, cataracts, and secondary glaucoma.[] Allergic findings include red rash, pruritus or itching, urticarial and marked angioedema.[] It may be difficult to tell a local skin reaction and a local bacterial skin infection apart.[]

  • Hepatitis B

    Slit-lamp examination revealed severe superior corneal thinning without infiltrate. Corneal ulceration worsened until 10% of the cornea remained.[] A 52-year-old man complained of worsening appetite, abdominal distension, and pruritus.[] How you get it Hepatitis B can be spread through contact with blood and/or other body fluids of an infected person via; broken skin, open cuts or wounds, sexual contact, sharing[]

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