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C H A P T E R 12 Napkin Rash PSORIASIS 337

C H A P T E R 12 Napkin Rash PSORIASIS 337 1

Psoriasis is a long-lasting autoimmune disease characterized by patches of abnormal skin. Napkin psoriasis is often misdiagnosed as napkin dermatitis (diaper rash). Two major immune system genes under investigation are interleukin-12 subunit beta (IL12B) on chromosome 5q, which expresses interleukin-12B; and IL23R on chromosome 1p, which expresses the interleukin-23 receptor, and is involved in T cell differentiation. Guidelines of care for the management of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis: Section 3. The International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems 10th Revision (ICD-10) is a coding of diseases and signs, symptoms, abnormal findings, complaints, social circumstances and external causes of injury or diseases, as classified by the World Health Organization (WHO). This page contains ICD-10 Chapter XII: Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue. (L12) Pemphigoid (L12. Diaper rash. Can either affect a healthy nail or one already diseased – eg, by psoriasis. Topical treatments may need to be applied for up to 12 months. Side-effects of systemic antifungals include headache, itching, loss of sensation of taste, gastrointestinal symptoms, rash, fatigue and abnormal liver function. Avoidance of towel sharing. Chang CH, Young-Xu Y, Kurth T, et al; The safety of oral antifungal treatments for superficial dermatophytosis and onychomycosis: a meta-analysis.

C H A P T E R 12 Napkin Rash PSORIASIS 337 2It is found in children up to 2 years old and has a peak incidence from 912 months. Lancaster: MTP Press Ltd, 1985: 3379. 4Longhi, F., Carlucci, G., Bellucci, R. et al, Diaper dermatitis: a study of contributing factors. A 3-year single-centre study of 337 patients. In the section on effective duration of ultrasound, the authors describe using pulsed ultrasound for a minimum of 10 minutes, based on good evidence. 12. Michlovitz S, Hun L, Erasala GN, Hengehold DA, Weingand KW. 2009;33:33748. doi: 10.1080/03091900802069547. Avoid ultrasound on skin areas affected by psoriasis, eczema, and similar skin disorders.

Diaper dermatitis: clinical characteristics and differential diagnosis. PMID: 24079520; PMCID: PMC4057998 Available on 12/15/14. Announcing a new section. 1998 Sep-Oct; 15(5):337-41. Dermatology and Therapy 12/2012; 2(1):15. 2004;337:50510. 37. The chapter of Tilted Forum Project 4.0 is now over. Some suggestions that can help dry skin, rashes, or even psoriasis. Use a diaper rash cream – they are much better than normal lotions. 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360.

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