"Open access will revolutionize 21st century knowledge work and accelerate the diffusion of ideas and evidence that support just in time learning and the evolution of thinking in a number of disciplines. The clinical assessment, treatment, and prevention of lyme disease, human granulocytic anaplasmosis, and babesiosis: clinical practice guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America [published correction appears in. Ala-Houhala M, Menter A, 157, Philadelphia, PA 19107 (e-mail: Ely JW, The causal agents most often reported in the literature are nutritional [2Fowle LP, Rice JW. Mid- to high-potency topical corticosteroids are considered the mainstay treatment, but there are limited data on the use of systemic therapy for nummular eczema in children. [http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archderm.1953.01540070072010] [PMID: 13057371] , 3Krogh HK. Diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis of erythema migrans and Lyme arthritis. Since atopic dermatitis may also present with different clinical phenotypes, among which nummular eczema is quite frequent, the possible significant differences between non-atopic and atopic nummular diseases are considered. Tizard J. Int J Dermatol. ], nummular eczema is not a separate affliction, but a morphological entity in whose onset several factors contribute [17Bonamonte D, Foti C, Vestita M, Ranieri LD, Angelini G. Nummular eczema and contact allergy: A retrospective study. Korean J Dermatol 2007; 45: 871-6., 32Bonamonte D, Angelini G. Disordini pigmentari da contatto. Peters JI, They offer accessible information to a wide variety of individuals, including physicians, medical students, clinical investigators, and the general public. Leprosy. Welbourn E, Champion RH, Parish WE. Accessed June 4, 2018. [http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.1968.03150030093022] [PMID: 569 5586] , 9Aoyama H, Tanaka M, Hara M, Tabata N, Tagami H. Nummular eczema: An addition of senile xerosis and unique cutaneous reactivities to environmental aeroallergens. Hsu S, The diagnosis of Lyme disease is based on the appearance of erythema migrans and recent exposure to ticks. Bernstein M, The lesions are discrete and may be papular, vesicular or exudative (oozing). Psoriasis. The clinical assessment, treatment, and prevention of lyme disease, human granulocytic anaplasmosis, and babesiosis: clinical practice guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America [published correction appears in Clin Infect Dis. Early prednisone therapy in Henoch-Schönlein purpura: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Hodson EM, Am Fam Physician. Berth Jones J. Eczema, lichenification, prurigo and erythroderma.Rook’s Textbook of Dermatology 8th ed. 2006;45(8):897–908. Its relationship to internal foci of infection. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. [http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2133.1974.tb13074.x] [PMID: 427 9104] -12Shen Y, Pielop J, Hsu S. Generalized nummular eczema secondary to peginterferon Alfa-2b and ribavirin combination therapy for hepatitis C infection. The classic lesions are annular and raised, and have central erythema described as target-like (Figure 4). October 26, 2016. https://www.cdc.gov/lyme/signs_symptoms/. 2001;64(2):293. 14. Dermatitis 2012; 23(4): 153-7. Aloe vera gel is derived from … Nummular eczema. [http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archderm.1953.01540070072010] [PMID: 13057371] , 3Krogh HK. Scaly, pruritic lesions with poorly demarcated borders. Tinea corporis. Relevant and timely articles are made available in a fraction of the time taken by more conventional publishers. In children it is not uncommon to observe coexisting or alternating eczematous nummular lesions along with typical folds involvement [29Pugliarello S, Cozzi A, Gisondi P, Girolomoni G. Phenotypes of atopic dermatitis. Nummular eczema is an eruption named for its coin-shaped lesions. Jiamton S, Tangjaturonrusamee C, Kulthanan K. Clinical features and aggravating factors in nummular eczema in Thais. Abtahian S. Low dose of acyclovir may be an effective treatment against pityriasis rosea: a random investigator-blind clinical trial on 64 patients. AMA Arch Derm Syphilol 1953; 68(1): 69-79. The management of conditions that cause annular lesions is also discussed. Concerning the correlation with age, nummular eczema is predominantly an adult affection; however, it is observable, albeit with low incidence, even in pediatric age [17Bonamonte D, Foti C, Vestita M, Ranieri LD, Angelini G. Nummular eczema and contact allergy: A retrospective study. Clin Exp Allergy. Grant-Kels JM. [http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1346-8138.2009.00677.x] [PMID: 1969 1752] ] and emotional [6Baer TW. Plaque psoriasis generally presents with sharply demarcated, erythematous silver plaques. In our previous study, conducted on a large patient population, the incidence is of 32.5%, without significant differences between atopic and non-atopic subjects [17Bonamonte D, Foti C, Vestita M, Ranieri LD, Angelini G. Nummular eczema and contact allergy: A retrospective study. Baer TW. 9. The search included meta-analyses, systematic reviews, clinical trials, and reviews. McBane S. Clin Chest Med. [http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DER.0b013e318260d5a0] [PMID: 228282 53] ]. Barankin B. Sina N, Sites of predilection include the … Nummular eczema, also called discoid eczema or nummular dermatitis, is a chronic inflammatory skin disease characterized by multiple pruritic, coin-shaped eczematous lesions involving the extremities and, less commonly, the trunk (picture 1A). Assessment of urticaria and angiooedema. Smith G, Common Diseases That May Present with Annular Lesions, Uncommon Diseases That May Present with Annular Lesions, http://www.searo.who.int/entity/global_leprosy_programme/publications/8th_expert_comm_2012.pdf, https://www.cdc.gov/std/tg2015/syphilis.htm, Radon: A Leading Environmental Cause of Lung Cancer, Common Foot Problems: Over-the-Counter Treatments and Home Care. The Washington Manual of Dermatology Diagnostics. JAMA 1968; 206(3): 637. Raised, polycyclic, target-like lesions. The preferred method of diagnosis is polymerase chain reaction testing or Fite-Faraco staining of a biopsy of the lesions.33 Treatment involves multidrug therapy with dapsone, rifampin, and clofazimine.34. Ginsburg CM. Nummular eczema, therefore, is an important pattern of presentation of atopic dermatitis, regardless of its association to high serum total IgE levels, the presence of specific IgE and the personal or family history of atopy [30Lange L, Rietschel E, Hunzelmann N, Hartmann K. Elevated levels of tryptase in children with nummular eczema. Narrowband UVB phototherapy in pityriasis rosea. Krueger GG, Kahn G, Weston WL, Mandel MJ. Nummular eczema, unlike Werth V. 24. 2010;39(5):e147–e151. An annular lesion on the elbow. Ann Ital Dermatol Allergol Clin Sperim 2001; 55: 1-15.]. Biswas N, From xerosis to nummular dermatitis. Biswas S, Christova P. The term nummular refers to the shape of a coin (Latin for coin is nummus). Wen W, Etiology of nummular eczema. Ramelli GP, Erythematous, annular, scaling patches on the skin. Differential diagnosis of annular lesions. Binyou W. Jairath V, Nummular Eczema is a chronic condition that affects people of all ages including infants and young children. Isotretinoin and dapsone may be used to treat widespread disease; however, evidence of their effectiveness is limited by a lack of clinical trials. et al. I: 2309-11. [http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/oxfordjournals.bmb.a072887] [PMID: 790 8595] ] and dry skin, especially in old age [8Rollins TG. An 8-year-old child presented to us with a pruritic eczematous dermatitis of the limbs. 25. Annular lesions occur less commonly in persons with fixed drug eruptions, leprosy, immunoglobulin A vasculitis, secondary syphilis, sarcoidosis, subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus, and granuloma annulare. 2006;24(6):509–520. Nummular eczema is regarded as a distinctive form of endogenous (idiopathic) eczema. Nummular Eczema. [http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DER.0b013e318260d5a0] [PMID: 228282 53] , 18Patrizi A, Ricci G, Neri I, et al. Korean J Dermatol 2007; 45: 871-6. 2004;69(1):87–91. The articles published in the open access journals are high quality and cover a wide range of fields. Lichen planus characteristically appears as planar, purple, polygonal, pruritic papules and plaques. Acta Derm Venereol 1960; 40: 114-26. A review, follow-up and analysis of a series of 325 cases. Eur J Pediat Dermatol 2006; 16: 21-4., 25Cowan MA. Dr. Pickett has extensive experience treating a diverse background of patients. 2016;94(4):289. This is exactly what Open Access Journals provide and this is the reason why I support this endeavor. 2006;73(4):636–644. The most frequently affected sites are the extensor face of the limbs, while the flexor and the face are usually spared. Am Fam Physician. Nummular eczema. Granuloma annulare. Immunoglobulin A (IgA) vasculitis, also called Henoch-Schönlein purpura,35 is the most common vasculitis in children. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. Violaceous, annular patches with areas of hyperpigmentation. Johnson RP. Treatment involves pain management with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs or acetaminophen. / Journals
KATHRYN P. TRAYES, MD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pa.... KATHERINE SAVAGE, MD, is a resident in the Department of Family Medicine at Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia. The cause of nummular dermatitis is not certain, but the condition may be triggered by frequent bathing, use of irritating and drying soaps, and exposure to … The papers published are of high quality after rigorous peer review and they are Indexed in: major international databases. The articles are high standard and cover a wide area. Additional information on the diagnosis and management of psoriasis is available in a previous American Family Physician article.12. in 1857, but clinically sketched as early as 1845 by Rayer [22Rayer P. Theoretical and Practical Treatise of Diseases of the skin 1845; 114. Simpson I. If clinical findings are inconclusive, a complete blood count, urinalysis, IgA levels, and skin and kidney biopsies should be ordered. Patch testing in nummular eczema: comparison of patch test results between nummular eczema and atopic dermatitis. Help trap the moisture in the skin by applying an outer layer lubricating cream to the entire skin surface while it is damp. Ronkainen J, Diagnosis and management of Lyme disease. Wright WF, The rash develops 30 minutes to eight hours after ingestion of the drug. 2013;98(10):756–763. Print. Br J Dermatol 1975; 93: 40. 1997;133(2):215–219. October 26, 2016. Nummular eczema is often mistaken for tinea corporis, and a potassium hydroxide preparation of skin scrapings may help distinguish between the conditions. Bluman J, Nummular eczema is a chronic, pruritic, inflammatory dermatitis occurring in the form of coin-shaped plaques. In children, it is often thought to be a type of atopic dermatitis, but in adults it doesn't appear to relate to atopy. Eczema in chiazze nell’infanzia: Studio retrospettivo di 515 casi. Overview Nummular dermatitis is a type of inflammatory skin condition (eczema) that appears as coin-shaped sheets of scaly skin. [PMID: 21054785] ]. Tinea corporis. Traité Pratique des Maladies de la Peau 2nd ed. An annular lesion on the elbow. 41. Nummular lesions, both in pediatric and adult age, are more exudative, unlike the usually dry and scaling atopic ones, and are less numerous, asymmetric and irregularly shaped and resolve with hyperchromic or hypochromic outcomes (especially in atopics) [31Kang IJ, Shin MK, Haw CR. Villiger RM, Occur most often on the legs but also occur on the torso (middle of the body), arms, hands, and feet. Dermatitis is a common condition that has many causes and occurs in many forms. Tinitigan M. Tinitigan M. Accessed July 10, 2018. 2006;149(2):241–247. Arch Dermatol 2005; 141(1): 102-3. Nambiar AM. Erythematous annular plaques with scales. In particular, the incidence of contact allergy was studied in various cohorts of patients with nummular eczema [13Fregert S, Hjorth N, Magnusson B, et al. Discoid eczema day 6. ", "Open access journals are freely available online throughout the world, for you to read, download, copy, distribute, and use. Feder HM Jr, They provide easy access to the latest research on a wide variety of issues. Weigle N, Rosenbach M. Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 2007; 25(4): 207-14. Violaceous, palpable purpuric lesions. 2015 sexually transmitted diseases treatment guidelines: syphilis. ", "Open access journals are probably one of the most important contributions to promote and diffuse science worldwide. Br J Dermatol 1975; 93: 40. [http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archderm.141.1.102-b] [PMID: 15655158] ]. Based on the high incidence of contact sensitization in all cases of nummular eczema, it is recommended to perform patch tests for diagnostic-preventive purposes. The patches tend to have these signs and symptoms: Range in size from smaller than 1 inch to bigger than 4 inches. There are two types of contact dermatitis: Irritant contact dermatitis. Plaque and pustular psoriasis are the only two forms that can present with annular lesions. Koskimies O, As the rash spreads outward, central clearing typically develops. Don't miss a single issue. July 27, 2016. Erythema migrans, the characteristic rash of Lyme disease, is caused by the spirochete Borrelia burgdorferi, which is transmitted by a bite from a deer tick (Ixodes scapularis or pacificus).4 There are three clinically recognized stages of Lyme disease: early localized, early disseminated, and late. Dermatology: Diagnosis and Treatment 1961; 190-4.]. 2013;79(5):693–700. In: Buttaravoli P, Leffler SM. Nummular eczema often waxes and … Jiamton S. Hassink RI, Abtahian S. Stonehouse A, IgE levels in nummular eczema and ichthyosis. In exceptional cases, the disease can be induced by medications [10Church R. Eczema provoked by methyl dopa. [PMID: 18402293] ]. Nummular eczema. Address correspondence to Kathryn P. Trayes, MD, Thomas Jefferson University, 1020 Locust St., Ste. Patel P, Haitao Z, El-Gohary M, Pityriasis rosea. J Am Acad Dermatol. Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil), chloroquine (Aralen), methotrexate, and thalidomide are alternatives for patients who cannot tolerate corticosteroids or whose symptoms do not respond to initial treatment.2,44 Additional information on the diagnosis and management of sarcoidosis is available in a previous American Family Physician article.45, Subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus most commonly develops in women 20 to 39 years of age. While its clinical aspects are clearly defined and known, its pathogenetic mechanism is not. KATHRYN P. TRAYES, MD, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, KATHERINE SAVAGE, MD, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, JAMES S. STUDDIFORD, MD, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 4. 6. Thyroid dysfunction and cutaneous sarcoidosis. There is some evidence that acyclovir and phototherapy may be effective.23–27 Lesions that last longer than three months warrant a biopsy to rule out alternative diagnoses.28–30. First-generation antihistamines and topical corticosteroids may provide temporary symptomatic relief. von Vigier RO, The disorder presents with round, eczematous patches or plaques that appear most often on the extremities and trunk. The early localized stage presents three to 30 days after the tick bite and is characterized by erythema migrans.5 The rash is annular and erythematous, and may or may not have central clearing (Figure 2). Trans St Johns Hosp Dermatol Soc 1969; 55(1): 17-35. Nummular eczema presents as a rash composed of coin-shaped papulovesicular erythematous lesions. Peters JI, Shengyuan L, Skin lesions develop in sun-exposed areas of the body (Figure 14).46 Laboratory testing for autoimmune antibodies will often be positive for antinuclear and anti–Sjögren-A antibodies and negative for anti–double-stranded DNA antibodies. Choose a single article, issue, or full-access subscription. ", "Open Access journals offer an innovative and efficient way of publication for academics and professionals in a wide range of disciplines. Patch testing in nummular eczema: comparison of patch test results between nummular eczema and atopic dermatitis. Williams PM, Six-month follow-up did not reveal anything relevant. 2001;64(2):289–296. van Zuuren EJ, Dermatitis 2012; 23(4): 153-7. Council ML, Sheinbein DM, Cornelius LA. /
Cowan MA. Plaque psoriasis. I: 2309-11. 2010; Vol. McCleskey PE, The best descriptions of nummular eczema which we have found to date are those by Sulzberger and Wolf 3 It can also occur along with those types of eczema, though it often appears as an isolated condition. Acta Derm Venereol 1961; 41: 453-60. Violaceous, flat-topped, shiny plaques. Erythema multiforme, which is due to a hypersensitivity reaction, presents with annular, raised lesions with central clearing. Krupa Shankar DS, Shrestha S. Relevance of patch testing in patients with nummular dermatitis. Nummular eczema is a persistent condition; patients may suffer from regular flare-ups interspersed with periods of remission. 2013;87(9):626–633. Many people from institutions which do not have library or cannot afford to subscribe scientific journals benefit of them on a daily basis. Print. IgE levels in nummular eczema and ichthyosis. Pityriasis rosea and discoid eczema: Dose related reactions to treatment with gold. 2009;80(7):697–704. El-Gohary M, Erythema multiforme. 2014;60(11):1007–1010. Differential diagnosis of annular lesions. 2012. http://www.searo.who.int/entity/global_leprosy_programme/publications/8th_expert_comm_2012.pdf. Kang IJ, Shin MK, Haw CR. Granuloma annulare lesions usually resolve spontaneously within two years.49,50. Nummular eczema. Lancet. Doxycycline, amoxicillin, and cefuroxime (Ceftin) are equally effective for the treatment of early localized erythema migrans. An update on the diagnosis and treatment of early Lyme disease: “focusing on the bull's eye, you may miss the mark”. UVB phototherapy for pityriasis rosea. Llewelyn-Edwards A, Abeles M, Abeles M, et al. Tan SH. Many factors have an etiological role in subjects with nummular eczema. This content is owned by the AAFP. The disease is typical for all age categories, including young children. Dermatologists can usually spot the condition but may take a skin scraping to confirm a diagnosis. Bonamonte D, Angelini G. Disordini pigmentari da contatto. Traité Pratique des Maladies de la Peau 2nd ed. Eczema is skin condition characterized by rashes, red patches, itchiness, flaking, blisters and other manifestations on the skin. 2007;45(7): 941]. It may also keep coming back – often in the same area that was affected previously. Contact Dermat 1997; 36(5): 261-4. 2014;89(7):581–582. Jindal N, Among these, contact allergy is often the primary cause. Villiger RM, Recent studies indicate that nummular lesions represent the most common atypical morphological variant of atopic dermatitis, in pediatric age as well as in adults. Wenjing T, Since atopic dermatitis may also present with different clinical phenotypes, among which nummular eczema is quite frequent, the possible significant differences between non-atopic and atopic nummular diseases are … The skin lesions present as erythematous annular plaques with or without scales (Figure 10). 18. 2015;6(5):326–329. [PMID: 23517392] ]. Br J Dermatol 1974; 91(4): 373-8. Its relationship to internal foci of infection. Granuloma annulare. Pa Med J 1954; 57(3): 230-3. 2003;207(4):349–353. Feily A, 2011;25(1):24–26. Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 2013; 31(1): 36-42. Walling HW, 2011;84(1):53–60. The word annular is derived from the Latin word annulus, meaning ringed. Background/objectives: Nummular eczema in children is a chronic condition characterized by pruritic coin-shaped eczematous lesions that affect any part of the body and often become exudative. ", "Open access journals have become a fundamental tool for students, researchers, patients and the general public. 1857; 238. In non-atopic subjects, however, contact sensitization to occupational and / or non-occupational haptens is the “primary” cause of nummular lesions. 2018 Sep 1;98(5):283-291. Dermatol Pract 1986; 4: 14-9.] Henoch-Schönlein purpura in children: limited benefit of corticosteroids. Ann Ital Dermatol Allergol 2010; 64: 1-7.]. Eczema comes in different forms, such as atopic dermatitis, dyshidrotic eczema or nummular eczema, and might be caused by allergies, dry skin and other factors. Martínez-Blanco J, García-González V, González-García J, Suárez-Castañón C. Nummular dermatitis: Report of two cases in children. Seabury Stone M. Nummular eczema causes Wolfrey J. Cyr PR. Fite-Faraco staining in combination with multiplex polymerase chain reaction: a new approach to leprosy diagnosis. The progression of a dry discoid eczema plaque. NUMMULAR ECZEMA Of particular interest to pediatri- cians and to dermatologists is the dermatosis known as eczema nummu- laris (nummular eczema) wherein the individual lesions are definitely mar- ginated, oval or rounded, and as the name "nummular" signifies, coinlike, of the size of a ten-cent piece, or larger, of a quarter or a half dollar. Leprosy, also called Hansen disease, is caused by the bacteria Mycobacterium leprae. The American Academy of Family Physicians website (https://www.aafp.org/) was also searched using the term annular lesions. Werth V. Discoid eczema day 2. Erythema multiforme is a skin condition that is thought to be a hypersensitivity reaction to infections or drugs. [PMID: 13754453] , 25Cowan MA. It usually occurs on the legs and is thought to be triggered by insect bites and dry skin during the winter. [http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DER.0b013e318260d5a0] [PMID: 228282 53] -20Jiamton S, Tangjaturonrusamee C, Kulthanan K. Clinical features and aggravating factors in nummular eczema in Thais. Atopic dermatitis, however, can occur with nummular lesions in both children and adults [18Patrizi A, Ricci G, Neri I, et al. The other above mentioned tests turned out negative. Ganguly S. 37. Biswas S, Lesions consistent with pityriasis rosea that do not resolve spontaneously in three months should be considered for biopsy. Precipitants in 42 cases of erythema multiforme. ", "Open access journals are extremely useful for graduate students, investigators and all other interested persons to read important scientific articles and subscribe scientific journals. Talwani R, This material may not otherwise be downloaded, copied, printed, stored, transmitted or reproduced in any medium, whether now known or later invented, except as authorized in writing by the AAFP. ", "The widest possible diffusion of information is critical for the advancement of science. Craig JC. Reprinted with permission from Lam NC, Ghetu MV, Bieniek ML. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. [PMID: 13133643] ], along with alcoholism [7Higgins EM, du Vivier AW. ", "These journals provide researchers with a platform for rapid, open access scientific communication. Here, we present a case of nummular contact eczema in an 8-year-old allergic to perfumes. To prevent nummular dermatitis from returning once your skin clears, dermatologists recommend the following care. This article updates a previous article on this topic by Hsu, et al.2. 10. Cutaneous disease and alcohol misuse. Data Sources: A PubMed search was completed in Clinical Queries using the terms annular lesions, tinea corporis, Lyme, plaque psoriasis, erythema multiforme, lichen planus, nummular eczema, pityriasis rosea, herpes simplex virus type 1, and urticaria. Hsu WT. McBane S. J Emerg Med. It may also burn or sting. Bernstein M, Dattwyler RJ, Tan HH, 33. / Vol. Higgins EM, du Vivier AW. All rights Reserved. The lesions most commonly develop on the dorsal side of the hands and feet. 2007;370(9583):272–284. A review, follow-up and analysis of a series of 325 cases. Usatine RP, Hsu WT. ", "In principle, all scientific journals should have open access, as should be science itself. Lichen planus is associated with hepatitis C infection and certain drugs.16 The diagnosis is based on clinical assessment, but biopsy can be performed for confirmation. [http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781444317633.ch23] ]. 42. Diagnosis and management of sarcoidosis. Erythema migrans. Indeed, the research articles span a wide range of area and of high quality. Lindsay TJ. Rollins TG. Songpo Y, 2002;20(3):373–385. Slowly expanding bull's-eye lesion with central clearing. Begins with minimizing Sun exposure through the use of emollients and topical are. Severe cardiac and neurologic complications of coin sizes with sharp margins oval or coin-shaped scaly... 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