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178 Possible Causes for Folliculitis, Tretinoin

  • Skin Infection

    Folliculitis Jodi Jacobson/Getty Images Folliculitis is a relatively common infection of the hair follicles .[verywellhealth.com] Imiquimod, 5-fluorouracil, or tretinoin. These topical prescription medications can be applied at home.[orthoinfo.aaos.org] An acidic solution or creams like imiquimod or tretinoin can also be applied to treat the lesions.[dermatology.org.sg]

  • Eczema

    Adverse events reporting was limited (smarting, stinging, pruritus, erythema , folliculitis). Six studies evaluated moisturiser versus no moisturiser.[cochrane.org] Adverse events reporting was limited (smarting, stinging, pruritus, erythema, folliculitis).Six studies evaluated moisturiser versus no moisturiser.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] of the face Petal or ring-shaped flaky patches on hair -line and on anterior chest Rash in armpits, under the breasts, in the groin folds and genital creases Superficial folliculitis[dermnetnz.org]

  • Ear Disease

    Ear Hear. 2010 Apr;31(2):156-65. doi: 10.1097/AUD.0b013e3181c351f2. Author information 1 Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Abstract Delivery of medications to the inner ear has been an area of considerable growth in both the research and clinical realms during[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acne Vulgaris

    The history and pathophysiology of gram-negative folliculitis in the setting of acne vulgaris is reviewed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] evidence of a link between such non-cutaneous events and once-daily application of 0.02-0.05% tretinoin.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Tolerability of clindamycin/tretinoin gel vs. tretinoin microsphere gel and adapalene gel. J Drugs Dermatol 2009; 8 (4): 383–8 PubMed Google Scholar 56.[doi.org]

  • Elastosis perforans serpiginosa

    However, perforating folliculitis, Kyrle’s disease, and RPC may be distinct entities when they occur outside the setting of renal dialysis and diabetes.[clinicaladvisor.com] Treatment with topical tretinoin including topical 0.25% tretinoin gel 14 , 15 , topical 0.1% tretinoin cream 15 , and topical 0.05% tretinoin solution 15 nightly for about[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Differential diagnosis include perforating folliculitis and Kyrle’s disease.[histopathology-india.net]

  • Ingrown Hair

    After treatment with topical mupirocin ointment, the erythema and folliculitis improved and 2 hairs of the beard with hair follicles were pulled out from the skin.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Retinoids: Retinoids such as tretinoin are administered which would help in the process of exfoliation and also aid in prevention of skin darkening and thickening.[symptoma.com] Many of the same medications that treat ingrown hairs are the same for inflammatory acne which include tretinoin (Retin-A) and antibiotics so you may be able to kill two birds[yoderm.com]

  • Familial Reactive Perforating Collagenosis

    […] surfaces of the limbs and dorsa of the hands; linear distribution (Koebner phenomenon); scarring occurs with healing Differential diagnosis Kyrle's disease; perforating folliculitis[link.springer.com] […] perforating folliculitis is a primary perforating disease has been questioned, given that ruptured follicles are a feature of many infective conditions.[emedicine.medscape.com] Successful treatment of reactive perforating collagenosis with tretinoin. Cutis 1979;23:187-91,193. [ PUBMED ] 9.[ijdvl.com]

  • Rosacea

    A skin biopsy is useful when other diagnoses such as lupus or chronic folliculitis are being considered. 1 , 8 Approach to the patient with rosacea Educating the patient about[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Ertl GA, Levine N, Kligman AM (1994) A comparison of the efficacy of topical tretinoin and low-dose oral isotretinoin in rosacea.[doi.org] Rosacea can coexist with pityrosporum folliculitis, a common cause of back and chest pimples.[drbaileyskincare.com]

  • Atrophodermia Vermiculata

    […] ulerythema reticulata, Folliculitis ulerythematous reticulata, Folliculitis ulerythemosa, Honeycomb atrophy, Ulerythema acneforme and Ulerythema acneiforme Specialty Dermatology[en.wikipedia.org] A slight improvement of the atrophic scars of the disease was noticed after local treatment with tretinoin cream, 0.05 percent, and cryotherapy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Topical therapeutic agents including keratolytics, tretinoin, corticosteroids (topical and intralesional) and emollients have been unsuccessful.[docksci.com]

  • Keratosis Pilaris

    Abstract Folliculitis spinulosa decalvans is an uncommon condition characterized by follicular hyperkeratosis, followed by scarring alopecia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Tretinoin is typically applied once a day before bed.[adultandpediatricdermatology.com] Folliculitis. Keratosis follicularis (Darier's disease). Kyrle's disease. Lichen nitidus. Lichen spinulosus. Milia. Perforating folliculitis.[patient.info]

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