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29 Possible Causes for Follicular Rash, Periorbital Edema

  • Contact Dermatitis

    Temporary tattoos made with an extract of the jagua fruit (Genipa americana L.) are becoming increasingly popular. It is claimed that it is 'dermatologically tested' and does not contain p-phenylenediamine. Extracts of jagua and gardenia fruits have been used by indigenous people in South America, as well as in[…][]

  • Herpes Zoster

    Herpes zoster (HZ) is a neurocutaneous disorder due to endogenous reactivation of the varicella-zoster virus (VZV). The typical clinical manifestation is an acute segmental eruption of herpetiform umbilicated vesicles associated with malaise, pain, dysaesthesia, allodynia and probably fever. This review focuses on[…][]

  • Acute Generalized Exanthematous Pustulosis

    Full neck, perioral, periocular and tragus pustular formation with facial edema. Figure 2. Twin B day one of illness showing periorbital edema and pustules.[] Fig. 1 Generalized erythematous rash surmounted by non-follicular tiny pustules .[] We report a case of a male patient, 48 years old, with an erythematous rash accompanied by fever and small non-follicular pustules.[]

  • Nephritis

    Her physical examination revealed that she had bilateral pitting leg edema and periorbital edema. She was not pale or icteric.[] Fixed erythema, flat or raised, over the malar eminences Discoid rash Erythematous circular raised patches with adherent keratotic scaling and follicular plugging; atrophic[] […] vomiting Nephrotic symptoms related to proteinuria (ypical of membranous lupus nephritis): Peripheral or periorbital edema Coagulopathy Physical findings Focal and diffuse[]

  • Human Herpesvirus 6

    With the fever, some children exhibit bilateral periorbital edema in the prodrome.[] Rash starts on face, upper trunk and upper extremities. In some cases, especially when the causative drug is not discontinued, a severe exfoliative dermatitis occurs.[] Clinical Features The first symptom of DIHS is fever, which is often high (38-40 C) and is followed by itchy, patchy erythematous maculae (often with follicular accentuation[]

  • Conjunctivitis

    There is ocular pain, redness (hence the name pink eye) and eyelid and periorbital edema.[] In the eye, adenovirus most commonly manifests as a follicular conjunctivitis.[] Adenovirus infection is also responsible for diarrhea in children, acute hemorrhagic cystitis, rashes, and rarely meningoencephalitis.[]

  • Drug Hypersensitivity

    , periorbital edema, conjunctival injection Abdominal pain, diarrhea, hepatomegaly, splenomegaly Skin rash (maculopapular rash, bullous, wheal and flare, plaque, patch, target[] A generalized exanthematous morbilliform rash develops in 75% of cases, either with or soon after the fever.[] As soon as signs and symptoms of reactions occur (20% decrease in FEV1, rhinorrhea, ocular injection, periorbital edema, stridor,) the ASA challenge is stopped. 24.[]

  • Adenovirus Infection

    , periorbital edema, periorbital swelling, foreign body sensation Lasts 3 to 4 weeks DDx: bacterial conjunctivitis, enterovirus, HSV Viral enteritis Nausea/vomiting, diarrhea[] In the eye, adenovirus most commonly manifests as a follicular conjunctivitis.[] […] cervical adenitis Subsides in 1 week DDx: bacterial conjunctivitis, enterovirus, herpes simplex virus (HSV) Epidemic keratoconjunctivitis Unilateral onset of ocular redness and edema[]

  • Infective Eczematoid Dermatitis

    […] pallor White dermographism – blanching of the skin at the site of stroking with a blunt instrument – cause edema and obscure color of underlying vessels. 18 Infection Staph[] Keratosis pilaris Hertoghe’s sign – thinning of the lateral eyebrows Keratosis punctata palmaris et plantaris 14 15 16 17 Vascular Stigmata Headlight sign – perinasal and periorbital[]

  • Epidemic Keratoconjunctivitis

    Physical examination is an equally important part of the workup, during which eyelid and periorbital edema are observed, in addition to conjunctival hyperemia.[] You may see a vesicular skin rash and follicular conjunctivitis with the initial infection, but these are less common with recurrent HSV.[] Fig. 2 Non-contrast orbital CT scan revealed periorbital tissue infiltration and right orbital edema (arrows). a Axial view shows muscular thickening of the right lateral[]

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