Vicente Antón Crespo

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The population-based incidence of rotavirus gastroenteritis in children <5 years of age in Valencia, Spain, over a 1-year period (December 1, 2003, to November 30, 2004) was determined.A total of 553 episodes of gastroenteritis in children <5 years of age (mean age, 22.8 +/- 14.5 months) were recorded (annual incidence of 138 per 1,000). A positive(More)
The incidence of tinea incognito (TI) appears to have increased over recent years, although no large series of cases has been reported in children. The aim of this study was to analyse the main epidemiological, clinical and microbiological characteristics of TI diagnosed in children in comparison with other tineas. We undertook a retrospective study of 818(More)
BACKGROUND Tinea capitis (TC) is the most common mycological infection in childhood. The epidemiology of TC varies depending on the geographical area and the time of study, and although it is an important public health problem in our area, only a few long-term studies have focused on children. OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to analyse the main(More)
We report the case of a 5-year-old boy who had a temporary dragon-shaped henna pseudotattoo, reinforced 4 days later. Two weeks later, as the pseudotattoo began to disappear, hypertrichosis developed in the area corresponding to the previous psuedotattoo. Skin biopsy showed an increase in vellus hair follicles, with slight peripheral fibrosis. After 4(More)
The efficacy and tolerance of 7-chloro-3-[1-(2,4-dichlorophenyl)-2- (1H-imidazol-1-yl)ethoxy-methyl]benzo[b]thiophene (sertaconazole, FI-7045, CAS 99592-32-2) 2% dermatological cream in two daily applications compared with miconazole 2% cream in two daily applications were studied on 631 patients suffering from superficial cutaneous mycosis (sertaconazole n(More)
We present the case of a 70-year-old woman with no personal history of interest who presented to her physician with a plaque in the right infraumbilical region whose largest diameter measured nine centimeters. The clinical and histological diagnosis was Bowen's disease. She was treated with 5 % imiquimod cream, once a day, four times a week, for eight(More)
Actas Dermosifiliogr. 2009;100:615-34 624 the etiology of the calcification. Clinical manifestations will also depend on the underlying disorder (if present), but usually there are multiple, hard, whitish papules, plaques, or nodules with a symmetrical distribution. Morbidity depends on the extent and site of the cutaneius calcification; joints, muscles,(More)