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Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases

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Skin Diseases: Acne | Dermatitis (Inflammation, Rash) | Growths | Hives | Ichthyosis | Itching | Infections of the Skin | Mastocytosis | Pigmentation Disorders| Psoriasis | Rosacea | Ulcers

Other Diseases: Connective Tissue Diseases | Hair Diseases | Nail Diseases | Sweating Disorders

Other Topics: Skin Disease (General) | Anatomy | Aging Skin | Skin Disease Treatment | Sun Exposure


Infections of the Skin

(Jump to: Bacterial | Fungal | Parasitic | Viral )

Bacterial Skin Infections
Overviews
Bacterial Skin Infections:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Bacterial Skin Infections (Index):DermNet NZ
Common Bacterial Skin Infections:American Academy of Family Physicians
Boils
Boils and Carbuncles:Aetna InteliHealth
Boils:DermNet NZ
Cellulitis
Cellulitis:Mayo Clinic
Cellulitis:DermNet NZ
Erysipelas:DermNet NZ
Cellulitis:MedlinePlus
Erythrasma
Erythrasma:DermNet NZ
Hot Tub Rash
"Hot Tub Rash" – Pseudomonas Dermatitis:CDC
Impetigo
Impetigo:NIAID
Impetigo:DermNet NZ
Impetigo:MedlinePlus
Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome
Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome:DermNet NZ


Fungal Skin Infections
Overviews
Fungal Skin Infections:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Fungal Skin Infections (Index):DermNet NZ
Treatment of Fungal Infections:DermNet NZ
Candidiasis
Candidiasis:Merck Manual, Home Edition
See also Infectious Diseases, Fungal Infections
Tinea Infections
Tinea Infections: Athlete's Foot, Jock Itch and Ringworm:American Academy of Family Physicians
Tinea:Dermnet NZ
Jock Itch:Mayo Clinic
Ringworm of the Body (Tinea Corporis):Mayo Clinic
Ringworm of the Scalp (Tinea Capitis):Mayo Clinic
Tinea Versicolor:AOCD
Tinea Infections:MedlinePlus


Parasitic Skin Infections
Overviews
Parasitic Skin Infections:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Insects & Mites (Index):DermNet NZ
Cutaneous Larva Migrans
What Every Pet Owner Should Know About Roundworms & Hookworms:CDC
Cutaneous Larva Migrans (Creeping Eruption):DermNet NZ
Lice
General Information
Lice:DermNet NZ
Pediculosis and Scabies:American Academy of Family Physicians
Body Lice
Body Lice (Pediculosis):CDC
Body Lice:DermNet NZ
Head Lice
Head Lice:Nemours Foundation
Head Lice (Pediculosis):CDC
Head Lice:DermNet NZ
Treatment:CDC
Head Lice:MedlinePlus
Pubic Lice
Pubic Lice:DermNet NZ
Crabs (Pubic Lice):American Social Health Association
Scabies
Scabies:DermNet NZ
Scabies:American Social Health Association
Scabies:MedlinePlus
Sea Bather's Eruption
Sea Bather's Eruption:DermNet NZ
Swimmer's Itch
Swimmer's Itch:DermNet NZ


Viral Skin Infections
Overviews
Viral Skin Infections:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Viral Skin Infections (Index):DermNet NZ
Herpes Simplex Infections
Herpes Simplex Infections (Non-Genital):MedicineNet
Cold Sores, see Dental and Oral Health, Mouth Disorders
Genital Herpes, see Infectious Diseases, Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Molluscum Contagiosum
Molluscum Contagiosum:AAD
Molluscum Contagiosum:DermNet NZ
Molluscum Contagiosum:American Social Health Association
Warts
General Information
Warts:AAD
Viral Warts:DermNet NZ
Genital Warts, see Infectious Diseases, Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Warts:MedlinePlus
Treatment of Warts
Warts: Removal by Freezing:American Academy of Family Physicians
Cutaneous Warts: An Evidence-Based Approach to Therapy:American Academy of Family Physicians


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