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Erythrasma

MedGen UID:
4529
Concept ID:
C0014752
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: erythrasma; infection due to Corynebacterium minutissimum
SNOMED CT: Erythrasma (238418005)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0002885

Definition

A chronic bacterial infection of major folds of the skin, caused by Corynebacterium minutissimum. [from MONDO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVErythrasma

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PubMed

Dhandha MM
FP Essent 2020 Feb;489:21-26. PMID: 31995351
Laube S, Farrell AM
Drugs Aging 2002;19(5):331-42. doi: 10.2165/00002512-200219050-00002. PMID: 12093320
Holdiness MR
Drugs 2002;62(8):1131-41. doi: 10.2165/00003495-200262080-00002. PMID: 12010076

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Schlager E, Ashack K, Khachemoune A
Dermatol Online J 2018 Aug 15;24(8) PMID: 30677843
Semkova K, Gergovska M, Kazandjieva J, Tsankov N
Clin Dermatol 2015 Jul-Aug;33(4):483-91. Epub 2015 Apr 8 doi: 10.1016/j.clindermatol.2015.04.013. PMID: 26051066
Polat M, İlhan MN
J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 2015 Mar;105(2):121-4. doi: 10.7547/0003-0538-105.2.121. PMID: 25815650
Scheinfeld NS
Clin Dermatol 2004 Jul-Aug;22(4):303-9. doi: 10.1016/j.clindermatol.2004.01.001. PMID: 15475230
Wilkinson JD
Br J Dermatol 1998 Dec;139 Suppl 53:37-40. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-2133.1998.1390s3037.x. PMID: 9990411

Diagnosis

Masood M, Heath CR, Usatine RP
J Fam Pract 2022 Dec;71(10):E13-E14. doi: 10.12788/jfp.0528. PMID: 36735943
Liu WT, Sun PL, Bramono K, Ezmerli M, Yang CC, Chen W
Clin Dermatol 2022 Sep-Oct;40(5):427-440. Epub 2021 Dec 31 doi: 10.1016/j.clindermatol.2021.12.006. PMID: 34974106
Torres-Navarro I
Emergencias 2018 Ago;30(4):283. PMID: 30033708
Ahmed I, Goldstein B
Clin Dermatol 2006 Jul-Aug;24(4):237-46. doi: 10.1016/j.clindermatol.2006.04.009. PMID: 16828404
Scheinfeld NS
Clin Dermatol 2004 Jul-Aug;22(4):303-9. doi: 10.1016/j.clindermatol.2004.01.001. PMID: 15475230

Therapy

Galvañ Pozo JI, Gómez Moyano E
Mayo Clin Proc 2019 Sep;94(9):1902-1903. doi: 10.1016/j.mayocp.2019.04.022. PMID: 31486384
Schlager E, Ashack K, Khachemoune A
Dermatol Online J 2018 Aug 15;24(8) PMID: 30677843
Bonifaz A, Rojas R, Tirado-Sánchez A, Chávez-López D, Mena C, Calderón L, María PO
Mycopathologia 2016 Oct;181(9-10):671-9. Epub 2016 May 19 doi: 10.1007/s11046-016-0020-9. PMID: 27193417Free PMC Article
Ahmed I, Goldstein B
Clin Dermatol 2006 Jul-Aug;24(4):237-46. doi: 10.1016/j.clindermatol.2006.04.009. PMID: 16828404
Holdiness MR
Drugs 2002;62(8):1131-41. doi: 10.2165/00003495-200262080-00002. PMID: 12010076

Prognosis

Semkova K, Gergovska M, Kazandjieva J, Tsankov N
Clin Dermatol 2015 Jul-Aug;33(4):483-91. Epub 2015 Apr 8 doi: 10.1016/j.clindermatol.2015.04.013. PMID: 26051066
Polat M, İlhan MN
J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 2015 Mar;105(2):121-4. doi: 10.7547/0003-0538-105.2.121. PMID: 25815650
Ahmed I, Goldstein B
Clin Dermatol 2006 Jul-Aug;24(4):237-46. doi: 10.1016/j.clindermatol.2006.04.009. PMID: 16828404
Scheinfeld NS
Clin Dermatol 2004 Jul-Aug;22(4):303-9. doi: 10.1016/j.clindermatol.2004.01.001. PMID: 15475230
Venugopal PV, Venugopal TV
Australas J Dermatol 1992;33(1):45-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-0960.1992.tb00053.x. PMID: 1445094

Clinical prediction guides

Avci O, Tanyildizi T, Kusku E
J Dermatolog Treat 2013 Feb;24(1):70-4. Epub 2011 Sep 18 doi: 10.3109/09546634.2011.594870. PMID: 21923567
Keita S, Faye O, Traoré A, Dicko A, Berthe S, Traore P, Coulibaly K
Int J Dermatol 2012 Nov;51 Suppl 1:37-40, 41-4. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-4632.2012.05563.x. PMID: 23210956
Inci M, Serarslan G, Ozer B, Inan MU, Evirgen O, Erkaslan Alagoz G, Duran N
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 2012 Nov;26(11):1372-6. Epub 2011 Oct 7 doi: 10.1111/j.1468-3083.2011.04293.x. PMID: 21977942
Yasuma A, Ochiai T, Azuma M, Nishiyama H, Kikuchi K, Kondo M, Handa H
J Med Microbiol 2011 Jul;60(Pt 7):1038-1042. Epub 2011 Mar 10 doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.027276-0. PMID: 21393451
Darras-Vercambre S, Carpentier O, Vincent P, Bonnevalle A, Thomas P
Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 2006 Jun;22(3):153-6. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0781.2006.00211.x. PMID: 16719870

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