Juliana K. Choi, Author at Infectious Disease Advisor

Juliana K. Choi

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Rosacea

Are You Confident of the Diagnosis? Characteristic findings on physical examination Primary clinical features (one or more) include: flushing, nontransient erythema, papules, and pustules and telangiectasias usually in a central facial distribution. There is a tendency for periocular skin to be spared. There are four clinical subtypes: erythematotelangiectatic (ETR), papulopustular, glandular, and ocular.Continue Reading Erythematotelangiectatic…

Rosacea Fulminans (Pyoderma Faciale)

Are You Confident of the Diagnosis? What you should be alert for in the history Rosacea fulminans may be preceded by seborrhea and may occur more frequently in patients with a history of “flushing and blushing.” Characteristic findings on physical examinationContinue Reading There is rapid onset of intense reddish or cyanotic erythema, combined with papulopustules…

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