Pseudomonas Folliculitis Questions & Answers

Updated: Oct 02, 2020
  • Author: Charles B Toner, MD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Questions & Answers

Overview

What is Pseudomonas folliculitis (hot tub folliculitis)?

What is the pathophysiology of Pseudomonas folliculitis (hot tub folliculitis)?

What is the role of environmental factors in the etiology of Pseudomonas folliculitis (hot tub folliculitis)?

What are the risk factors for Pseudomonas folliculitis (hot tub folliculitis)?

What is the prevalence of Pseudomonas folliculitis (hot tub folliculitis)?

What is the racial predilection of Pseudomonas folliculitis (hot tub folliculitis)?

What is the sexual predilection of Pseudomonas folliculitis (hot tub folliculitis)?

How does the prevalence of Pseudomonas folliculitis (hot tub folliculitis) vary by age?

What is the prognosis of Pseudomonas folliculitis (hot tub folliculitis)?

Presentation

What are the signs and symptoms of Pseudomonas folliculitis (hot tub folliculitis)?

Which physical findings are characteristic of Pseudomonas folliculitis (hot tub folliculitis)?

DDX

Which conditions should be included in the differential diagnoses of Pseudomonas folliculitis (hot tub folliculitis)?

What are the differential diagnoses for Pseudomonas Folliculitis?

Workup

How is a diagnosis of Pseudomonas folliculitis (hot tub folliculitis) confirmed?

Which histologic findings are characteristic of Pseudomonas folliculitis (hot tub folliculitis)?

Treatment

How is Pseudomonas folliculitis (hot tub folliculitis) treated?

How is Pseudomonas folliculitis (hot tub folliculitis) prevented?

Medications

Which medications are used in the treatment of Pseudomonas folliculitis (hot tub folliculitis)?

Which medications in the drug class Antibacterials are used in the treatment of Pseudomonas Folliculitis?