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338 Possible Causes for Erythematous Ear Canal, 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] […] may become red, thickened, crusty and hyperpgimented from scratching intense itch Psoriasis Commonly associated with scalp involvement but rarely facial involvement Raised[dermnetnz.org] […] tenderness Use pneumatic otoscopy or tympanometry, treat with systemic antibiotics Chronic otitis externa Itching is often predominant symptom, erythematous canal, lasts[aafp.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] […] may become red, thickened, crusty and hyperpgimented from scratching intense itch Psoriasis Commonly associated with scalp involvement but rarely facial involvement Raised[dermnetnz.org] Conditions That May Be Confused with Acute Otitis Externa Condition Distinguishing characteristics Comment Acute otitis media Presence of middle ear effusion, no tragal/pinnal[aafp.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] […] 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] The skin lining the external canal may be erythematous and shiny in appearance.[sites.google.com]

  • 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] […] may become red, thickened, crusty and hyperpgimented from scratching intense itch Psoriasis Commonly associated with scalp involvement but rarely facial involvement Raised[dermnetnz.org] Examination revealed an erythematous canal with normal tympanic membrane. He was given strict instructions regarding water precautions and ear trauma.[aapc.com]

  • Dermatitis Medicamentosa

    CHAPTER LXXXII NAVUS VASCULARIS 208 CHAPTER LXXXIII NAVUS VERRUCOSUS 212 CHAPTER LXXXIV PARONYCHIA 214 CHAPTER LXXXV PHOTOSENSITIZATION LIGHT DERMATITIS 218 CHAPTER LXXXV PITYRIASIS ROSEA 222 CHAPTER LXXXVII PITYRIASIS VERSICOLOR 224 CHAPTER LXXXVIII PSORIASIS 226 CHAPTER XCI PSORIASIS CHRONIC 234 CHAPTER XCIII[…][books.google.com]

    Missing: Thick Facial Skin
  • Chronic Suppurative Otitis Media

    Granulation tissue is often seen in the medial canal or middle ear space.[patient.info] The middle ear mucosa seen through the perforation may be oedematous or even polypoid, pale, or erythematous.[patient.info]

    Missing: Thick Facial Skin
  • Tympanic Membrane Perforation

    Thunderbolt strike is a life-threatening entity. In the patients presenting with thunderbolt strike, the central nervous system and the cardiovascular system should be primarily evaluated, followed by tympanic membrane lesions. The most important symptom connected with ear is the loss of hearing. In this report, a[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Thick Facial Skin
  • 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] Ossiculoplasty performed  Tympanic membrane grafted  Meatoplasty  Split thickness skin graft (.006-.008 inches) lines the canal 25.[slideshare.net] […] 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]

  • Folliculitis

    This presents with erythematous, sometimes vesicular, glassy or desquamating lesions and can follow a pattern where the drops have rolled out of the ear canal, down the conchal[entokey.com] Waxing can remove the top layer of skin, resulting in burns, scarring and discoloration. Very thick facial hair can't be waxed effectively. Waxing is not permanent.[realself.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] Ossiculoplasty performed  Tympanic membrane grafted  Meatoplasty  Split thickness skin graft (.006-.008 inches) lines the canal 25.[slideshare.net] […] grow in presence of moisture MC is Pseudomonas - Forms fluorscein and can be identified with woods lamp illumination External Otitis Physical Findings Erythema Edema of ear[quizlet.com]

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