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622 Possible Causes for Intertrigo, Lower Extremity Cellulitis, Meralgia Paresthetica

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    BACKGROUND: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus is a serious metabolic disease that is often associated with vascular complications. There are 1.9 million people living with Diabetes in Ethiopia; diabetes mellitus is found to be the ninth leading cause of death related to its complications. Although the rate of vascular[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Obesity

    […] is a chronic disease that may lead to skin problems, including acanthosis nigricans, skin tags, hyperandrogenism, striae distensae, plantar hyperkeratosis, and candidal intertrigo[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The risk of the severe and sustained lower extremity venous stasis disease in severe obesity is pretibial ulceration and cellulitis.[dx.doi.org] Meralgia paresthetica and tight trousers. JAMA 1984 ; 251 : 1553. 23. Meralgia paresthetica in a policeman: The belt or the gun.[doi.org]

  • Morbid Obesity

    […] dermatological diseases, including acanthosis nigricans, acrochordons, keratosis pilaris, striae distensae, adiposis dolorosa, plantar hyperkeratosis, skin tags, and candidal intertrigo[o-wm.com] The diagnosis of lymphedema in the lower extremities starts with the appearance of “Stemmer’s Sign” – the inability to pinch a fold of skin at the base of the toes (see Figure[o-wm.com] Skin inflammation, a basic feature of lymphedema, can cause chronic pain, functional impairment, and recurrent cellulitis.[o-wm.com]

  • Tinea Pedis

    CONCLUSION: Foot bacterial intertrigo is not a rare condition and can easily be confused with interdigital tinea or eczematous dermatitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Semel and Goldin describe 24 episodes of lower extremity cellulitis in 22 patients, 20 of which had tinea pedis [ 12 ].[doi.org] .jpg 987 1 274; 146 KB WeirdTalesv36n1pg132 Athlete's Foot.png 1 027 1 126; 2,05 MB Estratto da " " Categorie : Dermatophytosis Tineas Diseases and disorders of the feet Intertrigo[commons.wikimedia.org]

    Missing: Meralgia Paresthetica
  • Peripheral Neuropathy

    A common peripheral neuropathy, meralgia paresthetica, is characterized by burning sensations, numbness, and sensitivity of the front of the thighs.[providence.net] Entrapment of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve at the waist, called meralgia paresthetica , causes numbness at the outer part of the thigh.[medicinenet.com]

    Missing: Intertrigo
  • Leg Cellulitis

    Population attributable risk for toe-web intertrigo was 61%.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Diagnosing and managing lower limb cellulitis. Nurs Times . 2012;108(27):18-21. Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society (WOCN).[woundcareadvisor.com] When it affects the lower extremities, cellulitis must be differentiated from stasis dermatitis, which is associated most commonly with bilateral, chronic dependent edema[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

    Missing: Meralgia Paresthetica
  • Dermatitis

    L30 Other and unspecified dermatitis L30.0 Nummular dermatitis L30.1 Dyshidrosis [pompholyx] L30.2 Cutaneous autosensitization L30.3 Infective dermatitis L30.4 Erythema intertrigo[icd10data.com]

    Missing: Meralgia Paresthetica
  • Cellulitis

    Firmicutes Staphylococcus Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome Impetigo Toxic shock syndrome Streptococcus Impetigo Cutaneous group B streptococcal infection Streptococcal intertrigo[en.wikipedia.org] Objective To characterize the national health care burden of misdiagnosed cellulitis in patients admitted for treatment of lower extremity cellulitis.[web.archive.org] Risk factors include lymphoedema, leg ulcer, toe web intertrigo, and traumatic wounds. The most common pathogens in adults are streptococci and Staphylococcus aureus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Meralgia Paresthetica
  • Erysipelas

    Detecting and treating toe-web intertrigo and traumatic wounds should be considered in the prevention of erysipelas of the leg. Copyright (c) 2006 S. Karger AG, Basel.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] View Article PubMed Google Scholar Lewis SD, Peter GS, Gomez-Marin O, Bisno AL: Risk factors for recurrent lower extremity cellulitis in a U.S. veterans medical center population[bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com] […] of the lower extremities: diagnostic value of bacterial cultures of ipsilateral interdigital space samples, Clin Infect Dis, 1996 , vol. 23 (pg. 1162 - 4 ) 3 Anal colonization[cid.oxfordjournals.org]

    Missing: Meralgia Paresthetica
  • Erythrasma

    Treatment Uncomplicated intertrigo If secondary infection is present: Treatment depends on the organism.[amboss.com] […] infectious diseases consultation was requested The patient had a medical history remarkable for atrial fibrillation, pneumonia, urinary tract infection, and an episode of lower-extremity[cid.oxfordjournals.org] Risk Factors Similar to risks associated with Intertrigo III. Symptoms Usually asymptomatic May be pruritic in some cases IV.[fpnotebook.com]

    Missing: Meralgia Paresthetica

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