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Hand, foot, and mouth disease: A case report
Hand, foot, and mouth disease is a viral infection related to coxsackieviruses A5, A6, A9, and A10, coxsackieviruses B2 and B5, and echovirus 11. It generally affects children, but this article presents a clinical case of ...
Nanotechnology-based drug delivery systems for treatment of hyperproliferative skin diseases - a review
The chronic hyperproliferative diseases (CHD) include cancer, precancerous lesions and diseases of unknown etiology such as psoriasis. Various drugs have been used in the treatment of CHD, such as antiproliferative and ...
Therapeutic Guidelines for Latin American Lupus Patients: Methodology
(Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2018)
Bedside diagnostics in dermatology: Viral, bacterial, and fungal infections
Viral, bacterial, and fungal infections are frequently encountered in clinical practice, resulting in numerous cutaneous manifestations. Although diagnosis of these infections has changed over time because of technological ...
The eye and the skin in endocrine metabolic diseases
(Elsevier Science Inc, 2016-03)
The eye and skin may offer critical clues to the diagnosis of a varied spectrum of metabolic diseases from endocrine origin and their different stages of severity, such as diabetes mellitus and Graves disease. On the other ...
Mycobacterium peregrinum Skin Infection: Case Report
Background: Mycobacterium peregrinum is a rapidly growing mycobacterium (RGM) that rarely causes skin infections. The correct identification of the specific RGM infecting the skin will enhance therapeutic success. Objective: ...
Skin diseases in Guiana dolphins (Sotalia guianensis) from the Paranagua estuary, Brazil: A possible indicator of a compromised marine environment
(Elsevier B.V., 2009-03-01)
We report on the presence of lobomycosis-like disease (LLD) and nodular skin disease (NSD) in a community of Guiana dolphins (Sotalia guianensis) inhabiting the biologically and chemically contaminated Paranagua estuary ...
Epidemiology of sheep myiases in São Paulo State, Brazil
A survey of Diptera species causing cutaneous myiases on sheep in Botucatu, São Paulo, Brazil was made to determine seasonal incidence, predilection sites and the factors predisposing to infestation. Sheep were checked ...