What are differentials?

A 9-year-old healthy boy with no complaint denies itching. His mother notice rashes for 1 day. No fever, never had it before, no illness. Other physical exam is benign. What are the differentials and best treatment?

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Seborrheic Dermatitis. Seborrheic dermatitis is a common skin condition that mainly affects your scalp. It causes scaly patches, red skin and stubborn dandruff. Seborrheic dermatitis can also affect oily areas of the body, such as the face, sides of the nose, eyebrows, ears, eyelids and chest. It looks like Cradle cap on dark skin.

* Tinea Capitis ** LP Terbinafine 3- 6 mg mg od Keto soap shampoo and lotion locally. Clean area with diluted betadine lotion apply lulliconazole mupriocin oint locally bd. Multivitamin and antioxidants orally. Keep the area clean and covered with sterile gauge. Needs further investigation and evaluation to conclude till reports complied above treatment .

Thanks Dr Pushkar Bhomia
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IT'S A..CASE OF.. ? SEBOPSORIASIS.. ? SEBORRHEIC DERMATITIS..

Sebhorric dermatitis d/d scalp Psoriasis

Psoriasis Differential sebborrhic dermititis Tenia capitis

Thanx dr Sandeep S
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Looks like 2 lession:- 1...TINEA CAPITIS 2...SCALP PSORIASIS

Seborrheic dermatitis. Give zinc orally n scalpee shampoo.

1.Taenia capitis Rx 1.Terbinafine 3-6 mg/ kg.....4-6 wks. Or Ketaconazole 3-5 mg/kg......4-6 wks 2.Selenium sulfide shampoo application

Thanks dr.parth sarathi sahana
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?? LP / Tinea Capitis

Diff diagnosis Taenia capitis Seb dermatitis Atopic dermatitis

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