Sunday, April 20, 2008

Skin Lesions

Pictures from Medline Plus Encyclopedia

Blackheads caused by a small plug in the opening of a follicle on the skin

Cellulitis due to staph, strep or other bacterial infection

Atopic dermatitis chronic skin disorder categorized by scaly and itching rashes. Commonly seen in people that suffer allergies

Athletes foot due to Tinea (fungus) infection

Acne vulgaris occurs when tiny holes on the surface of the skin called pores become clogged

Shingles caused by infection with Herpes Zoster (virus)

Ringworm caused by Tinea corporis infection (fungus)

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