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92 Possible Causes for Demodex Folliculorum

  • Rosacea

    The causative role of Demodex folliculorum should be considered in immunocompetent children with rosacea or rosacea-like refractory eruptions.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The microorganisms that have been associated include Helicobacter pylori, Demodex folliculorum, Staphylococcus epidermidis, and Chlamydia pneumonia; all the studies have been[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The microorganisms that have been associated include Helicobacter pylori, Demodex folliculorum, Staphylococcus epidermidis, and Chlamydia pneumonia ; all the studies have[doi.org]

  • Blepharitis

    Abstract Demodex folliculorum has been incriminated in the development of blepharitis although much controversy persist.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] PURPOSE: Demodex folliculorum (DF), which is frequently found in patients with chronic blepharitis, is a well-known common inhabitant of eyelash follicles.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Two distinct Demodex species have been confirmed as a cause of blepharitis: Demodex folliculorum can cause anterior blepharitis associated with disorders of eyelashes, and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Demodicosis

    Abstract Demodicosis is a chronic skin disease caused by Demodex mites such as Demodex folliculorum and Demodex brevis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract Among different species of mites, Demodex folliculorum and Demodex brevis are the only 2 that affect the human eye.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We recognized the clinical presentation as pathogomonic for demodicosis caused by the parasitic mite, demodex folliculorum, confirmed with light microscopy, and treated appropriately[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acne Vulgaris

    Standardized skin surface biopsy: method to estimate the Demodex folliculorum density, not to study the Demodex folliculorum prevalence. J. Eur. Acad. Dermatol.[doi.org] Demodex folliculorum and Demodex brevis are found parasitizing on the human body surface.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Chao Yuan, Shu-Li Zheng, Ya Feng Ma, Juliandri and Humbert Philippe, Cleanser use could decrease numbers of Demodex Folliculorum in mild to moderate acne patients, Dermato-Endocrinology[dx.doi.org]

  • Folliculitis

    Histopathologically, an eosinophilic microabcess with Demodex folliculorum mite within a pilosebaceous follicle was seen, and considered the causal agent.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A standardized skin biopsy specimen was evaluated in our microbiology laboratory, and we detected Demodex folliculorum mites on his face (3 ).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Recherche du Demodex folliculorum hominis dans la peau saine. Ann Derm Syph 1910 ;1:188-90. [ Links ] 3. Norn M.S. Demodex folliculorum.[scielo.br]

  • Perifolliculitis Capitis Abscedens

    These include: bacteria (especially Propionibacterium acnes, but in severe cases, also Staphylococcus aureus), Yeasts (Malassezia species) and mites (Demodex folliculorum)[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acne Necrotica Miliaris

    Scalp Acne is associated with staphylococcus aureus, demodex folliculorum (minute mites that live within the hair follicle) and yeasts of malassez.[stevens-trichology.com] folliculorum.[hairstylessolutions.blogspot.com] […] still others, extreme mechanical manipulation of the scalp due to scratching or rubbing patches of underlying folliculitis may be to blame, as are the tiny parasitic mites, demodex[hairstylessolutions.blogspot.com]

  • Rhinophyma

    Its etiology is not well-defined beyond the following usual suspects: vitamin deficiencies, stress, hormonal factors and the Demodex folliculorum mite.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pathophysciology : Massive hypertrophy of sebaceous glands (form of acne rosacea), associated with Demodex folliculorum .[shahfacialplastics.com] Ayres and Anderson 3 reported 77 cases of acne rosacea and pityriasis folliculorum in which large numbers of Demodex folliculorum were found in the pustules.[mdedge.com]

  • Skin Infection

    Less serious than scabies are infestations with the two human follicle mites: (1) Demodex folliculorum , which inhabits hair follicles; and (2) Demodex brevis , which inhabits[doi.org] The prevalence of Demodex folliculorum in blepharitis patients and the normal population . Ophthal Epidemiol 2005 ; 12 : 287 – 290 . 12 La tungose et le tétanus au C.H.[doi.org] folliculorum Hair follicle mite (human mite) Worldwide Obligate ectoparasite of man, human host reservoir in hair follicles Benign follicular (scaling) dermatitis None Chronic[doi.org]

  • Seborrheic Blepharitis

    Anterior blepharitis is caused by Demodex folliculorum and posterior blepharitis is caused by Demodex brevis.[news-medical.net] folliculorum mite infestation posterior blepharitis - also referred to as meibomian gland disease (MGD) is caused by meibomian gland dysfunction (1,2) Rosacea, seborrhoeic[gpnotebook.co.uk] Chronic blepharitis caused by Demodex folliculorum mites. Cytopathology. 2009 Mar 7. [Medline]. Dhingra KK, Saroha V, Gupta P, Khurana N.[emedicine.medscape.com]

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