Disseminate and Recurrent Infundibular Folliculitis Follow-up
- Author: Christopher R Gorman, MD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD more...
Further Inpatient Care
Keeping a patient in a cool, dry environment has been successful in relieving symptoms of disseminate and recurrent infundibular folliculitis (DRIF).
Disseminate and recurrent infundibular folliculitis may be prevented by avoiding exercise in warm, humid environments.
Complications of disseminate and recurrent infundibular folliculitis can be due to excoriations and possible impetiginous infection.
Disseminate and recurrent infundibular folliculitis may last for years. Pruritus is the troublesome symptom of disseminate and recurrent infundibular folliculitis. In the past, this was difficult to relieve. Disseminate and recurrent infundibular folliculitis may make it uncomfortable for the patient to work in a hot, humid environment.
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