|1.||Kaimal, Sowmya: 3 articles (11/2012 - 07/2009)|
|2.||D'Souza, Mariette: 3 articles (11/2012 - 07/2009)|
|3.||Demirkesen, Cuyan: 2 articles (11/2015 - 01/2015)|
|4.||Engin, Burhan: 2 articles (11/2015 - 01/2015)|
|5.||Wolff, H: 2 articles (10/2015 - 09/2015)|
|6.||Kabashima, Kenji: 2 articles (04/2015 - 11/2012)|
|7.||Miyachi, Yoshiki: 2 articles (04/2015 - 11/2012)|
|8.||Fraga, Javier: 2 articles (07/2014 - 12/2007)|
|9.||Hillier, Andrew: 2 articles (06/2014 - 05/2007)|
|10.||Caumes, E: 2 articles (05/2014 - 05/2000)|
|1.||Isotretinoin (Accutane)FDA LinkGeneric
01/01/1986 - "Isotretinoin has been found to be effective in the treatment of Gram-negative folliculitis. "
09/01/1995 - "Isotretinoin appears to be a promising treatment for human immunodeficiency virus-associated eosinophilic folliculitis. "
01/01/1986 - "These findings suggest that the efficacy of isotretinoin in patients with Gram-negative folliculitis is due to mechanisms other than direct antimicrobial action."
09/01/2015 - "Oral isotretinoin as the most effective treatment in folliculitis decalvans: a retrospective comparison of different treatment regimens in 28 patients."
02/01/2006 - "Folliculitis spinulosa decalvans: failure to respond to oral isotretinoin."
11/01/1998 - "Folliculitis spinulosa decalvans: successful therapy with dapsone."
02/01/2004 - "The disease relapse rapidly cleared after dapsone reintroduction at a daily dose of 25 mg. Dapsone at moderate dosage was well tolerated and rapidly effective in treating the two cases of folliculitis decalvans. "
02/01/2004 - "Based on the dapsone antimicrobial activity and its anti-inflammatory action especially directed to the neutrophil metabolism, we treated two patients with severe folliculitis decalvans with this drug. "
02/01/2004 - "[Dapsone treatment of folliculitis decalvans]."
02/01/2004 - "After dapsone withdrawal, a moderate relapse of the disease with pruritus and folliculitis occurred after a few weeks in both cases. "
|3.||Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics)IBA
08/01/2013 - "Various bacterial, fungal, parasitic, and viral pathogens can cause folliculitis, which is often mistakenly treated with antibiotics for months or even years. "
11/01/1986 - "The folliculitis was unresponsive to antibiotics. "
06/01/1979 - "Gram-negative folliculitis without systemic antibiotics?"
11/01/1955 - "[Treatment of staphylococcal sycosis with special reference to antibiotics]."
08/01/2007 - "The folliculitis had occurred in areas of acne-prone skin of the patients, mainly after long-term administration of antibiotics."
01/01/2012 - "Folliculitis induced by EGFR inhibitors, preventive and curative efficacy of tetracyclines in the management and incidence rates according to the type of EGFR inhibitor administered: a systematic literature review."
01/01/2012 - "Tetracyclines have been recommended for the prophylaxis and treatment of folliculitis but their efficacy is yet to be established. "
01/01/2003 - "The occurrence of Gram-negative folliculitis should be considered in acne patients in whom oral treatment with tetracyclines has not resulted in a significant improvement of acne lesions after 3-6 months' treatment. "
10/01/2006 - "We report 3 consecutive cases of gefitinib-associated folliculitis with photodocumentation of their treatment responses to combination therapy with topical metronidazole and oral tetracyclines."
10/25/1997 - "The efficacy of oral co-amoxyclav, administered twice daily for up to 12 weeks either at the manufacturer's dose rate of 12.5 mg/kg or at 25.0 mg/kg, in curing the lesions of canine folliculitis, furunculosis and cellulitis was compared in a blind study. "
01/01/2000 - "Yeasts in infections of childhood are the causative organisms in Pityrosporum-folliculitis and act as an important co-factor in diaper dermatitis."
01/01/2012 - "Three different platforms are now poised to alter our reconstructive algorithm: (1) vascular-specific pulsed dye laser (PDL) to reduce hyperemia, (2) ablative fractional CO(2) laser to improve texture and pliability of the burn scar, and (3) intense pulsed light (IPL) to correct burn scar dyschromia and alleviate chronic folliculitis. "
06/01/1999 - "Because of clinicopathologic similarities between the present case and HIV-associated eosinophilic folliculitis (HIV-EF) in adults, we believe that eosinophilic folliculitis in this patient represents a cutaneous manifestation of HIV infection, rather than co-incidental occurrence of the infantile form of Ofuji's disease in an HIV-positive patient."
11/01/2006 - "Given that (I) some cases of eosinophilic folliculitis have been reported which were associated with infestation with metazoan parasites; (2) infestations with the roundworm Toxocara canis are known to induce eosinophilic reactions in some tissues; and (3) therapy-induced remission of eosinophilic folliculitis was accompanied by a decrease of Toxocara-directed antibodies in the patient's serum, we propose that there is an aetiopathogenic link between toxocariasis and eosinophilic folliculitis in this patient."
01/01/2012 - "The frequency and severity of folliculitis seem to be greater with the antibodies than with the tyrosine kinase inhibitors. "
01/01/2001 - "The aim of the present study was to determine the titer of the common antibodies against superficial antigens of Pityrosporum ovale in the serum of Dermatitis seborrhoides patients and compare the results with the findings of examinations of serum antibodies in healthy subjects and patients with Pityriasis simplex capitis, Pityriasis versicolor, Pityrosporum folliculitis. "
|7.||Tetracycline (Achromycin)FDA LinkGeneric
01/01/2012 - "In curative terms, tetracycline efficacy was not evaluated in any randomized study, but an improvement in grade ≥2 folliculitis was reported in case series. "
01/01/2012 - "In four randomized studies, preventive tetracycline treatment was associated with a significantly lower incidence of grade 2-3 folliculitis and a better quality of life in three of the four studies. "
|8.||Cyclosporine (Ciclosporin)FDA LinkGeneric
02/01/2006 - "Tufted folliculitis of the scalp and treatment with cyclosporine."
05/01/2003 - "Diagnosis: ciclosporin-associated hyperplastic folliculitis."
08/01/1993 - "[Epidermal cysts and folliculitis caused by cyclosporin A]."
08/01/1993 - "A 66-year-old man was treated with cyclosporin A (Sandimmun) after a kidney transplant and developed numerous epidermal cysts, comedones and folliculitis in the 2nd year of the immunosuppressive therapy. "
02/01/2006 - "The authors report a case of granulomatous folliculitis and furunculosis and of sebaceous adenitis in two cats and a case of alopecia areata in a dog, successfully controlled with cyclosporin."
|9.||Ivermectin (Mectizan)FDA Link
12/01/2013 - "To our knowledge, this is only the fifth reported case of Demodex folliculitis following HSCT, but the first ever reported to be successfully treated with oral ivermectin. "
12/01/2009 - "Eosinophilic folliculitis with a Demodex folliculorum infestation successfully treated with ivermectin in a man infected with human immunodeficiency virus."
05/01/2014 - "The efficacy of a single dose of oral ivermectin is higher in patients with only creeping dermatitis than in those with associated hookworm folliculitis."
08/01/2007 - "A diagnosis of rosacealike demodicidosis was rendered, and the patient was treated with oral ivermectin and permethrin cream 5%, resulting in resolution of the folliculitis. "
11/01/1999 - "The patient was treated with oral ivermectin and subsequent topical permethrin resulting in complete and rapid clearing of the folliculitis. "
|10.||Tacrolimus (Prograf)FDA LinkGeneric
02/01/2012 - "Treatment of folliculitis decalvans with tacrolimus ointment."
10/01/2005 - "Topical tacrolimus for effective treatment of eosinophilic folliculitis associated with human immunodeficiency virus infection."
02/01/2014 - "A repigmentation at least partial occurred in 71% of patients after 36 weeks of treatment with tacrolimus ointment 0.1%; in the whole sample, 14 patients (29%) showed no repigmentation at all, with 2 of them discontinuing the therapy because of side effects (erythema and folliculitis-like manifestations). "
10/01/2002 - "The incidence of any individual cutaneous infection was not significantly higher in the tacrolimus group than in the vehicle group, with the exception of folliculitis in adults. "
|1.||Photochemotherapy (Photodynamic Therapy)
12/01/2013 - "We report a novel treatment of recalcitrant pseudofolliculitis barbae and confirm effectiveness in recalcitrant folliculitis in a 58-year old man who responded completely following photodynamic therapy with methyl aminolevulinate. "
02/01/2010 - "Photodynamic therapy: new treatment for recalcitrant Malassezia folliculitis."
06/01/2015 - "Treatment of folliculitis decalvans with photodynamic therapy: Results in 10 patients."
12/01/2013 - "Photodynamic therapy should be considered in recalcitrant folliculitis and pseudofolliculitis barbae."
12/01/2013 - "Successful treatment of recalcitrant folliculitis barbae and pseudofolliculitis barbae with photodynamic therapy."
|2.||Hair Removal (Depilation)
07/01/2014 - "To study the clinicopathological profile of folliculitis temporally developing after epilation by waxing. "
07/01/2014 - "Folliculitis following epilation by waxing is more frequent in proximal parts of the extremities than in distal parts, even though distal parts are more frequently waxed. "
07/07/2012 - "[Pseudomonas aeruginosa folliculitis after depilation]."
09/01/2003 - "Folliculitis secondary to waxing for depilation--a cause for concern."
01/01/1997 - "We describe two adolescent girls who sustained severe folliculitis following wax epilation. "
06/01/2001 - "Serial punch biopsies of chest skin before and after treatment (at 8 days) revealed two main reaction patterns: a superficial dermal inflammatory cell infiltrate surrounding hyperkeratotic and ectatic follicular infundibula, and a suppurative superficial folliculitis. "
04/01/2014 - "Long-term remission of folliculitis decalvans after treatment with the long-pulsed Nd:YAG laser."
06/01/1990 - "The lesions were scored for erythema, folliculitis, and hyperkeratosis 24 hours after the last inoculation and after treatment. "
07/01/2014 - "Improvement in the areas of hair loss after treatment was seen more often in discoid lupus erythematosus, folliculitis decalvans and dissecting cellulitis than in patients with classic pseudopelade of Brocq. "
12/01/2004 - "Tufted hair folliculitis: complete enduring response after treatment with rifampicin."
08/01/2004 - "A remission of folliculitis decalvans was successfully achieved using the Nd:YAG for laser depilation. "
11/01/2011 - "An added benefit of laser epilation is that side effects of conventional hair removal such as pseudo-folliculitis barbae and post inflammatory dyspigmentation, more commonly seen in skin of color, may also respond favorably to the laser, thus increasing the potential for patient satisfaction."
06/01/2005 - "Preventive laser epilation of the natal cleft in patients with recurrent folliculitis could avoid future surgery."
06/01/2005 - "All patients experienced progressive resolution of the folliculitis with the laser epilation treatments. "
01/01/2012 - "Restoration of form and function after burn injury remains challenging, but emerging laser and pulsed light technologies now offer hope for patients with hypertrophic scars, which may be associated with persistent hyperemia, chronic folliculitis, intense pruritis, and neuropathic pain. "
|5.||Phototherapy (Light Therapy)
06/01/2006 - "[TL01 UVB phototherapy and demodex-induced folliculitis]."
07/01/1999 - "Pruritic folliculitis of pregnancy treated with narrowband (TL-01) ultraviolet B phototherapy."
11/01/2010 - "Nevertheless, it is important to recognize the efficacy of BB-UVB phototherapy in the treatment of uremic pruritus, idiopathic pruritus, eosinophilic folliculitis and other inflammatory pruritic conditions. "
09/01/1997 - "Twenty-one male HIV-positive patients with intractable pruritus (14 with eosinophilic folliculitis and 7 with primary pruritus) were treated three times weekly with UVB phototherapy. "