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Papules

papule

(Science: dermatology) A small circumscribed, superficial, solid elevation of the skin.

Origin: L. Papula


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Human Collembola Infestations

... burrowing mite and initially diagnosed me with flea bites, even though i haven't seen any, I treat my dogs regularly, and there were far too many papules on my skin for it to be fleas. I would have to be covered in them to get that many "bites" (which is what he called them). Like most ...

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by urthchik
Sun Oct 05, 2014 12:20 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Collembola Infestations
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I've had enough!

... Contagiosum. (bs) Another cutaneous viral infection associated with HIV is molluscum contagiosum, which presents as pearly white umbilicated papules usually on the face. The presence of multiple or widespread lesions should prompt consideration of HIV. When molluscum-like lesions are seen ...

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by Sabrina
Fri Sep 22, 2006 7:51 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... in 66 percent of cases by distinctive skin lesions: multiple sites, predominantly on the extremities, develop painful erythematous macules or papules. Central pallor is followed by necrosis and ulceration. Blood cultures have been positive in 59 percent of cases, including a few that seemed ...

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by Skytroll
Thu Jul 20, 2006 6:27 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

Another cutaneous viral infection associated with HIV is molluscum contagiosum, which presents as pearly white umbilicated papules usually on the face. The presence of multiple or widespread lesions should prompt consideration of HIV. When molluscum-like lesions are seen in association ...

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by Sabrina
Tue Jul 04, 2006 7:21 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Views: 5560374

The Fiber Disease

... for immunocompromise. Another cutaneous viral infection associated with HIV is molluscum contagiosum, which presents as pearly white umbilicated papules usually on the face. The presence of multiple or widespread lesions should prompt consideration of HIV. When molluscum-like lesions are seen ...

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by London
Tue Jul 04, 2006 4:41 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5560374
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