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468 Possible Causes for Erythematous Ear Canal, Malignant Otitis Externa, Thick Facial Skin

  • Otitis Externa

    Examination The tragus and pinna are exquisitely tender when moved The ear canal may be erythematous and dry, or it may have grey or black fungal plaques that resemble fuzzy[kidshealthwa.com] To date, three cases of petrous ICA pseudoaneurysm have been described as a complication of otogenic infection, including only one secondary to malignant otitis externa.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] may become red, thickened, crusty and hyperpgimented from scratching intense itch Psoriasis Commonly associated with scalp involvement but rarely facial involvement Raised[dermnetnz.org]

  • Acute Otitis Externa

    […] tenderness Use pneumatic otoscopy or tympanometry, treat with systemic antibiotics Chronic otitis externa Itching is often predominant symptom, erythematous canal, lasts[aafp.org] An alternative name for malignant otitis externa is necrotizing external otitis. If it’s not treated malignant otitis externa can be life-threatening.[healthline.com] […] may become red, thickened, crusty and hyperpgimented from scratching intense itch Psoriasis Commonly associated with scalp involvement but rarely facial involvement Raised[dermnetnz.org]

  • Chronic Otitis Externa

    […] pain, no hearing loss and tympanic membrane visible Grade II Debris in ear canal (not completely occluded) and erythematous ear canal, tympanic membrane may be partially obscured[teachmesurgery.com] otitis externa H60.20 Malignant otitis externa, unspecified ear H60.21 Malignant otitis externa, right ear H60.22 Malignant otitis externa, left ear H60.23 Malignant otitis[icd10coded.com] […] disease Commonly associated with scalp involvement but rarely with facial involvement Raised, red lesions with thick, silvery-white adherent scale Often pruritic Seborrheic[aafp.org]

  • Fungal Otitis Externa

    Examination The tragus and pinna are exquisitely tender when moved The ear canal may be erythematous and dry, or it may have grey or black fungal plaques that resemble fuzzy[kidshealthwa.com] otitis externa (MOE).[journals.lww.com] […] may become red, thickened, crusty and hyperpgimented from scratching intense itch Psoriasis Commonly associated with scalp involvement but rarely facial involvement Raised[dermnetnz.org]

  • Abscess of the External Auditory Meatus

    Contact dermatitis in the ear canal can result from almost any local irritant, including topical anti-infective agents and anesthetics and other topical preparations.[aafp.org] This is called malignant otitis externa.[medbroadcast.com] However, in diabetic or immuno-suppressed individuals, chronic otitis externa can become a serious disease (malignant otitis externa).[health24.com]

  • Insect in the External Auditory Meatus

    canal skin Purulent exudate or macerated canal Manipulation of auricle and tragus elicits pain TM may not be visible TM may be erythematous TM will move normally with pneumatic[quizlet.com] Malignant otitis externa April 28, 2015 Christina H. Fang, BS; James Sun, BS; Robert W.[entjournal.com] Ossiculoplasty performed  Tympanic membrane grafted  Meatoplasty  Split thickness skin graft (.006-.008 inches) lines the canal 25.[slideshare.net]

  • Malignant Otitis Media

    […] pain, no hearing loss and tympanic membrane visible Grade II Debris in ear canal (not completely occluded) and erythematous ear canal, tympanic membrane may be partially obscured[teachmesurgery.com] Malignant otitis externa with bilateral cranial nerve involvement: Report of a unique case. Malignant otitis externa in patients with Diabetes Mellitus.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Avoid ear canal lavage until ty... Birchall JP. Managing otitis externa. Practitioner. 2006;250:78–82. Carfrae MJ, Kesser BW. Malignant otitis externa.[5minuteconsult.com]

    Missing: Thick Facial Skin
  • Cellulitis of the Pinna

    […] pain, no hearing loss and tympanic membrane visible Grade II Debris in ear canal (not completely occluded) and erythematous ear canal, tympanic membrane may be partially obscured[teachmesurgery.com] Necrotizing (malignant) Otitis Externa – An infection that extends into the deeper tissues adjacent to the EAC.[aapc.com] […] occlusion, cellulitis of ear, furunculosis (Staph), lymphadenopathy Tympanic membrane (TM) may be erythematous, but still mobile; allows differentiation from acute otitis[fprmed.com]

    Missing: Thick Facial Skin
  • Acute Mastoiditis

    The right pinna and ear canal were normal. The right tympanic membrane was opaque, erythematous, and bulging.[healio.com] Malignant otitis externa Primarily caused by Pseudomonas. Severe, deep otalgia, with or without purulent otorrhea. Tx: IV antibiotics. 90% have diabetes.[hippoed.com] If there is concern about malignant otitis externa (MOE) or mastoiditis, the patient needs to be referred to the Emergency Department (ED) for a CT of the temporal bone and[hippoed.com]

    Missing: Thick Facial Skin
  • Chondritis of the External Ear

    otitis externa convert 380.14 to ICD-10-CM 380.15 Chronic mycotic otitis externa convert 380.15 to ICD-10-CM 380.16 Other chronic infective otitis externa convert 380.16[icd9data.com] canal skin and may be erythematous, however, the TM will be mobile What may be helpful if there is persistent External Otitis (AOE)?[quizlet.com] Otitis externa review. Pediatr Emerg Care 2004;20:250-6. PMID 15057182 8.0 8.1 Lucente FE et al : Malignant Otitis externa : a dangerous misnomer.[en.citizendium.org]

    Missing: Thick Facial Skin