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269 Possible Causes for Eczema, Lower and Upper Limbs Affected

  • Insect Bite

    The rash may resemble other conditions such as hives or eczema . Bed bug infestations can be hard to identify.[] The eruption usually presented in summer, although it occurred also at other times of the year, and predominantly affected the upper and lower limbs, although it also appeared[] Occasionally, an insect bite can lead to complications which may need treatment, including infection and eczema.[]

  • Herpes Zoster

    IgM antibodies, PCR) if central nervous infection is suspected, lumbar puncture is indicated 6 Differential Diagnoses in initial stadium: other causes for neuralgic pain eczema[] upper and lower limb or abdominal musculature. 1 The prevalence of motor involvement is about 0.17% among patients with herpes zoster. 2 Abdominal or flank bulges typically[] The rash, especially if without pain, may be mistaken for atopic eczema, eczema herpeticum, contact dermatitis, herpes simplex or impetigo.[]

  • Cellulitis

    […] about the connection between eczema and mental health Sign up to learn more about eczema-related conditions And you’ll also get the NEA "Eczema Basics" booklets for adults[] Although cellulitis affects the lower limbs in most cases, it can also affect other areas, such as the upper limbs, face, ears, and trunk ( Ellis 2006 ).[] Recent evidence on diagnostic strategies is discussed, the importance of which is underscored by findings that venous insufficiency, eczema, deep vein thrombosis and gout[]

  • Erysipelas

    […] over several months Patients with gravitational eczema will have itch, non-tender erythema and sometimes areas of brown discoloration Gravitational eczema can become infected[] The upper limbs are more commonly affected than the lower. Palms and soles may be involved. The face, neck and trunk are common sites.[] Other medical conditions which cause any breakage of the skin, such as eczema or athlete's foot, can also lead to erysipelas.[]

  • Polyarthritis

    It is characterized by significant edema of bilateral upper limbs or lower limbs, and the former is the most common.[] […] both upper and lower limbs, pitting nature of edema, and RF negativity; points against: age – generally more common in the elderly).[] […] associated intense pain; points against: usually unilateral and no prior trauma), and remitting seronegative symmetrical synovitis with pitting edema (RS3PE) (in favor: affecting[]

  • Urticaria

    Atopy, past history of asthma, allergic rhinitis, and eczema (either atopic, allergic or irritant) are relevant risk factors for work-related eczema and urticaria in young[] Bier anaemic spots, cyanosis with urticaria-like eruption syndrome is a recently described benign vasomotor dermatosis that mainly affects the lower limbs.[] ‘Many sufferers of allergic rhinitis have other allergies such as eczema, urticaria, or asthma.’[]

  • Postphlebitic Syndrome

    The complications after DVT may include persistent edema (swelling), pain, purpura (bleeding into the skin), increased skin pigmentation, eczematoid ( eczema -like) dermatitis[] […] venous and other vascular disorders affecting the upper limb; and role of perforator.[] Post-thrombotic syndrome symptoms include: Pain or aching Leg or arm swelling Heaviness Cramping Redness Skin discoloration or dark pigmentation Bluish fingers or toes Dry skin or eczema[]

  • Infective Eczematoid Dermatitis

    Eczema or Staph Infn: Eczema is not contageous, it is an infammatory disorder of the skin.[] A predilection for the lower limbs has been reported in other studies [12], [19] also.[] COMBINED ECZEMAS 15.[]

  • Impetigo

    Atopic eczema. Burns. Stevens-Johnson syndrome. Toxic epidermal necrolysis.[] After re-classification as lower limbs, upper limbs and other [scalp, face, neck, torso], the medians for body region distributions (these were not mutually exclusive) were[] Especially at the early stage of the infection, diagnosis is difficult because it is often misdiagnosed as eczema.[]

  • Syphilis

    […] bacterial infections , trauma, inflammatory bowel disease Mouth ulcers : herpes simplex (cold sore) , aphthous ulcers , trauma Rash Drug eruption Pityriasis rosea Psoriasis Eczema[] During the early stages, periostitis and osteitis may affect the bones of the upper and lower limbs (tibia, fibula, and forearm) and the proximal phalanges of fingers and[] […] bacterial infections, trauma, inflammatory bowel disease Mouth ulcers : herpes simplex (cold sore), aphthous ulcers, trauma Rash Drug eruption Pityriasis rosea Psoriasis Eczema[]

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