Disseminate and Recurrent Infundibular Folliculitis Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Aug 14, 2017
  • Author: Christopher R Gorman, MD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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DDx

Diagnostic Considerations

Also consider the following:

  • Miliaria rubra pilaris
  • Papular contact dermatitis notably to homomenthyl salicylate found in sunscreens
  • Phrynoderma
  • Various folliculitises, including the one associated with AIDS
  • Vitamin A deficiency
  • Juxtaclavicular beaded lines
  • Apocrine miliaria
  • Patchy pityriasiform lichenoid eczema (Kitamura-Takahashi-Sasagawa disease)

Differential Diagnoses