Engelke M, Jensen JM, Ekanayake-Mudiyanselage S, Proksch E (1997) Effects of xerosis
and ageing on epidermal proliferation and differentiation.
ly/1wDf1ue), the authors state that the disruption to the supply of vitamins and micronutrients caused by such surgeries could affect the optic nerve and visual system, leading to a range of ophthalmic complications, including night blindness, corneal xerosis
, and corneal ulceration.
2006), which is characterized by xerosis
, scaling, and keratosis pilaris as well as palmar and plantar hyperlinearity.
Whether you have psoriasis, eczema or severe dry skin called as xerosis
, you need to return on any moisture the dry air takes away.
Water is vital for the normal functioning of the skin and its cells; an absence or shortage of water leads to a dry flaky and scaly appearance, or even xerosis
is not consistently correlated with pruritus in scientific literature (Manenti, Tansinda, & Vaglio, 2009), there is evidence that roughly 50% of dialysis patients with pruritus report dry skin and perceive it to be exacerbating the itchy sensation (Zucker et al.
The most common skin changes were xerosis
(98%), nail changes (93%), melanocytic nevus (78%), seborrheic keratosis (54%), pigmentation changes (51%), uremic pruritus (49%), tinea pedis (34%), actinic keratosis (23%), skin tags (16%), onychomycosis (17%), lentigo (16%), and cherry angioma (11%).
6) Case reports of dermal effects from topical BA exposure include xerosis
, hyperkeratosis, Assuring and oncholysis in a carpenter who often used paints and glues containing BA and a mechanic whose hands were unprotected.
Initial worsening of acne; xerosis
and cheilitis; retinoid dermatitis; epistaxis; staphylococcal infections of the skin, often of the nail folds, to cause paronychia; (13) pyogenic granulomas of the nail folds are often seen on the toes; (17) hypertrophic scarring and keloids--dermabrasion should be delayed after isotretinoin because severe hypertrophic scarring may result; (18,19) hypertrophic scarring has been reported when isotretinoin was administered 2 months after dermabrasion (20) and also spontaneously, without prior surgery, on isotretinoin therapy.
population has this genetically determined intolerance to gluten, and 74% of people with celiac disease will have cutaneous manifestations--most commonly xerosis
, which often causes pruritus.
In a phase Ill randomized trial using sunitinib in patients with mRCC, cutaneous side effects were common, including rash, xerosis
, hair and skin pigmentations as well as hand-foot skin reaction (HFSR).
It may be depression, it may be chronic fatigue, it may be xerosis
, it may be back pain, it may be constipation; but it is not hypothyroidism.