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75 Possible Causes for Localized Edema, Tropical Ulcer

  • Cellulitis

    Physical Assessment  Local symptoms:  Erythema and edema of area  Warm to touch,  Possibly fluctuant (tense, firm to palpation)  May resemble peau d’orange  Advancing[] ulcer This infection-related cutaneous condition article is a stub.[] Local area: skin erythema, edema, warmth and tenderness. The margins are diffuse and non-discrete.[]

  • Lymphedema

    The excess adipose tissue disturbs the lymphatic vessels, leading to massive edema localized mostly in the lower extremity, reaching a substantial size and weight that interferes[] […] from venous insufficiency Contraindications Lymphedema Pump contraindications are as follows: Compartment Syndrome Deep vein thrombosis Local superficial infection Edema[] Massive localized lymphedema (MLL) is an uncommon benign skin lesion typically presenting with prominent edema and vascular proliferation in the adipose tissue of lower limbs[]

  • Furunculosis

    Be especially on the look out for ulcers on the underside, protruding scales, bulging eyes, defects or holes in the gill cartilage, and unpaired fins.[] Tropical Fish Hobbyist. PP 143-146. Fenner, Bob. 2000. Furunculosis: Hole in the side disease. FAMA 7/00. Fujita, Grant. 1976. Nishikigoi Textbook. self-published.[]

  • Tropical Phagedenic Ulcer

    edema, a tenacious slough and a serosanguinous, foul-smelling discharge, the edges of the ulcer being undermined and the margins raised.[] Previous Contents Next Tropical ulcer (tropical phagedenic ulcer) Tropical ulcer mainly occurs in children and teenagers, but is seldom seen in developed countries.[] The clinical and epidemiologic features of tropical ulcer (tropical phagedenic ulcer).[]

  • Erysipeloid

    Copyright 2008 The American Society of Tropical Medicine Article metrics loading...[] Some patients may experience an asymptomatic course of the disease, but burning, itching or throbbing pain at the site of skin injury followed by edema, erythema, and localized[] In this report, we describe a very rare variant of Cutaneous leishmaniasis, presented with ulceration on glabellar region and infiltrative erythematous lesions covering the[]

  • Frostbite

    ulceration, severe cold sensitivity, and growth plate injury.[] DEFINITIONS Frostbite is a severe, localized cold-induced injury due to freezing of tissue.[] Characterized by localized pallor with waxy texture and anesthesia with surrounding erythema and tissue edema. Second degree: Superficial partial-thickness injury.[]

  • Brown Recluse Spider Bite

    "Most necrotic ulcers are not spider bites". American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 72 (4): 364–367. doi : 10.4269/ajtmh.2005.72.364.[] Brown recluse spider bites can lead to severe local or systemic clinical effects, such as edema, necrotic ulcer, rashes, fever, chills, nausea, vomiting, malaise, arthralgia[] The wounds were generally curetted under local anesthesia in an outpatient setting.[]

  • Gingivitis

    No local edema is present. Image courtesy of Robert J. Lindberg, DMD. Acute necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis (ANUG, ie, trench mouth) is an acute infectious gingivitis.[] A cousin of mahogany, neem is a tropical evergreen tree native to India and Myanmar.[] Over 60 medicinal uses have been documented for neem so far - such as acne, eczema, psoriasis, cold sores, dandruff, athlete's foot, ulcers, ringworm, and gingivitis, to name[]

  • Stomatitis

    García‐Díez, Labial edema due to an acrylic dental prosthesis, Contact Dermatitis, 48, 5, (273-274), (2003).[] Examples include tropical sprue. [3] : 49 Aphthous stomatitis [ edit ] Aphthous stomatitis (canker sores) is the recurrent appearance of mouth ulcers in otherwise healthy[] George Laskaris and Crispian Scully, Drug-Influenced Gingival Lesions and Diseases, Periodontal Manifestations of Local and Systemic Diseases, 10.1007/978-3-642-55596-1_4,[]

  • Buruli Ulcer

    The tumor presented with clinical features of Buruli ulcer in an area endemic for this disease as well as other tropical ulcerations.[] edema and bacterial flora at the wound site. 6 Portable NPWT treatment devices are adaptable for outpatients and also can be used in developing countries.[] Buruli ulcer a severe tropical ulcer, often of legs and feet, caused by water-borne infection ( Mycobacterium ulcerans )[]

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