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190 Possible Causes for Herpes Simplex Infection, Onycholysis, Pruritus

  • Cutaneous Candidiasis

    […] otherwise. [5] Differential diagnosis includes listeriosis, syphilis, staphylococcal, and herpes simplex infection as well as erythema toxicum, transient neonatal pustular[e-ijd.org] Subungual infections are characterized by distal separation of one or several fingernails ( onycholysis ), with white or yellow discoloration of the subungual area.[merckmanuals.com] The candidiasis was congenital; the 15-year-old mother had had vulvar pruritus prior to delivery.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Dermatitis

    simplex infections, and a variety of immunologic abnormalities.[onhealth.com] Onycholysis developing from allergic contact dermatitis to formaldehyde used to harden nails. Fragrances [10, 11] Individuals may develop allergy to fragrances.[emedicine.medscape.com] Skin areas affected by active eczema in flare should receive daily anti-inflammatory therapy first before introducing emollients, to induce rapid relief of skin lesions and pruritus[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Psoriasis

    IL-17/IL-17R/IL-23 deficiency and viral infections in mice IL-17/IL-17R immunity is also linked to pathogenicity of several viruses in animal models, including herpes simplex[web.archive.org] Figure 5: Onycholysis along with salmon patches on thumbnails in a patient with psoriasis Click here to view Onycholysis (separation of nail plate from nail bed) Results from[dx.doi.org] The mediators involved in psoriatic pruritus have not been fully established.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Exfoliative Dermatitis

    Possible etiologic factors included lymphoma, herpes simplex infection, connective tissue disease, and (in five cases) reactions to drugs.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] No fever, hair loss, onycholysis, or nail shedding was detected.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 77-yr-old Japanese man presented with a 3-mo history of erythematous eruptions with pruritus over almost the entire body.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Graves Disease

    II-B-3a/Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) and Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Thyroid tissue specimens were obtained postoperatively from four patients with multinodular goiter and 18 patients[doi.org] Pretibial myxedema – “orange peel”, thickened, erythematous, lumpy and painless skin, usually found along the shins Fine and brittled hair Alopecia Thinning of the skin Onycholysis[ihealthblogger.com] A 39-year-old multigravida woman presented 3 weeks postpartum with worsening generalised pruritus without primary rash.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Herpes Gestationis

    The disease was originally known as herpes gestationis because of it visual similarities to herpes simplex infection.[basicmedicalkey.com] Nail findings such as onycholysis (separation of nail plate from nail bed) and nail pitting have been described in association with PPP.[cancertherapyadvisor.com] It is a rare vesiculo-bullous eruption that develops during the last trimester or even postpartum and creates severe pruritus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Onycholysis

    ) Yeast ( Candida infection) Bacteria ( Pseudomonas infection) Virus (herpes simplex infection) Drug associations with onycholysis Photo-induced associations, with medication[emedicine.medscape.com] "The Nail Doctor: Onycholysis, or Nail Separation, Has Different Varieties". Nails Magazine. External links [ edit ][en.wikipedia.org] Pruritus due to liver disease is particularly resistant to therapy.[doi.org]

  • Acne Vulgaris

    Valacyclovir prophylaxis for herpes simplex virus infection or infection recurrence following laser skin resurfacing.[doi.org] Acne Therapy Antibiotic Recommended Dose Potential Adverse Events / Comment Doxycycline 50 mg–100 mg BID GI upset, pill esophagitis, sensitivity in the sun (including photo-onycholysis[dx.doi.org] , stinging Cream, gel (0.05%, 0.1%) NA ( 240) Tretinoin (Retin-A) C Local erythema, peeling, dryness, pruritus, stinging Cream (0.025%, 0.05%, 0.1%) 27 ( 130) Gel (0.01%,[web.archive.org]

  • Actinic Lichen Planus

    We report the case of a Chinese female with isolated ALP of the lower lip, mimicking herpes simplex infection at presentation.[karger.com] Hyperpigmentation, subungual hyperkeratosis, onycholysis, and longitudinal melanonychia can result from lichen planus.[emedicine.medscape.com] She initially experienced pruritus that subsequently diminished.[escholarship.org]

  • Alcohol Withdrawal

    Herpes simplex virus (HSV) is the most common viral paronychia, and should be suspected if pain is grossly out of proportion to cutaneous findings. Onychomycosis.[dermatologyadvisor.com] Examination revealed distal onycholysis of the fingernails, as well as onycholysis and subungual hyperkeratosis of the toenails.[jrheum.org] , including any triggering event Duration of eruption, previous episodes Local trauma or infection Impairment in manual dexterity or ambulation Localized symptoms: pain, pruritus[unboundmedicine.com]

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