perioral dermatitis


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perioral dermatitis

Clown lips Dermatology Inflammation of the skin–itching, redness, around the mouth, most often caused by licking of the lips with the tongue, possibly due to fluoride and other substances
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Distribution in adults is more typically on flexure surfaces, hands, and upper eyelids, and it is itchier than perioral dermatitis.
Perioral dermatitis is not a serious condition and it isn't a sign of any underling illness.
The term perioral dermatitis is often used to describe this disorder in patients but, I believe, rather incompletely because there is often an overlap of several diagnoses in the patients although varying from one to another and with time.
They assessed the use of facial cosmetics and topical corticosteroids in 133 women with perioral dermatitis and 99 women of similar age who served as controls.
For example, a pattern of perioral dermatitis may suggest an allergy to fragrances or balsam of Peru, whereas earlobe dermatitis in a young girl with pierced ears suggests a metal allergy.
Low-dose doxycycline, Food and Drug Administration--approved for adult periodontal disease, is showing promise for treating acne, rosacea, and perioral dermatitis, speakers said at the Caribbean Dermatology Conference.
Dohil said, including the potential for skin atrophy, telangiectasia, acne, perioral dermatitis, and hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis suppression.
LAS VEGAS -- You may think of perioral dermatitis as an adult-only disease, but it affects children as well, Patricia M.
These reactions are listed in an approximate decreasing order of occurrence: burning, itching, irritation, dryness, folliculitis, hypertrichosis, acneiform eruptions, hypopigmentation, perioral dermatitis, allergic contact dermatitis, maceration of the skin, secondary infection, skin atrophy, striae, miliaria.
Do not use to treat rosacea or perioral dermatitis.
Skin diseases come in many forms: allergic contact dermatitis, atopic dermatitis (eczema), irritant contact dermatitis, neurodermatitis, perioral dermatitis, seborrheic dermatitis and stasis dermatitis.