Molluscum Contagiosum

Known as: molluscum contagious, MOLLUSCUM EPITHELIALE, Molusco contagioso 
A common, benign, usually self-limited viral infection of the skin and occasionally the conjunctivae by a poxvirus (MOLLUSCUM CONTAGIOSUM VIRUS… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Recurrent sinopulmonary and cutaneous viral infections with elevated serum levels of IgE are features of some variants… (More)
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2008
2008
Recent studies indicate that several Toll-like receptors (TLRs) are implicated in recognizing viral structures and instigating… (More)
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2005
2005
We aimed to describe the incidence of new episodes of molluscum contagiosum, scabies and lichen planus presenting to general… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Molluscum contagiosum is a disease caused by a poxvirus of the Molluscipox virus genus that produces a benign self-limited… (More)
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2003
Review
2003
Molluscum contagiosum and warts are benign epidermal eruptions resulting from viral infections of the skin. Molluscum contagiosum… (More)
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1999
1999
Potassium hydroxide (KOH) is a strong alkali that has long been known to digest proteins, lipids, and most other epithelial… (More)
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1989
1989
A lack of cellular immunity on the part of the host has been incriminated as the cause of the persistence of the cutaneous… (More)
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1984
1984
The incidence of molluscum contagiosum (MC) in children attending 15 public elementary schools and 9 kindergartens in Chigasaki… (More)
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Review
1981
Review
1981
Molluscum contagiosum, a benign cutaneous infection of children and young adults, occurs throughout the world. Infectious virions… (More)
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1978
1978
A substantial elevation in the level of serum IgE (7,000 to 19,000 ng/ml) was noted in a man with atopic dermatitis and chronic… (More)
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