Dermatologic Manifestations of Gianotti-Crosti Syndrome Questions & Answers

Updated: Aug 13, 2019
  • Author: Kara N Shah, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Questions & Answers

Overview

What is Gianotti-Crosti syndrome?

What is the pathophysiology of Gianotti-Crosti syndrome?

Which infectious agents have been associated with Gianotti-Crosti syndrome?

Which vaccinations have been associated with dermatologic manifestations of Gianotti-Crosti syndrome?

How common is Gianotti-Crosti syndrome in the US?

What is the global incidence of Gianotti-Crosti syndrome?

What are the demographics of Gianotti-Crosti syndrome?

What is the prognosis of Gianotti-Crosti syndrome?

What is involved in patient education for Gianotti-Crosti syndrome?

Presentation

What is the clinical history of Gianotti-Crosti syndrome?

What are clinical findings of dermatologic manifestations of Gianotti-Crosti syndrome?

What are the complications of Gianotti-Crosti syndrome?

DDX

What are the diagnostic considerations in Gianotti-Crosti syndrome?

What are the differential diagnoses for Dermatologic Manifestations of Gianotti-Crosti Syndrome?

Workup

What are the diagnostic criteria for Gianotti-Crosti syndrome?

Which lab studies are indicated in the workup of Gianotti-Crosti syndrome?

What are the histologic findings in Gianotti-Crosti syndrome?

Treatment

What is the medical care for Gianotti-Crosti syndrome?

Which specialist consultations are indicated in the treatment of Gianotti-Crosti syndrome?

Are activity restrictions indicated in the treatment of Gianotti-Crosti syndrome?

What is involved in long-term monitoring of patients with Gianotti-Crosti syndrome?

Medications

What are the goals of drug treatment for dermatologic manifestations of Gianotti-Crosti syndrome?

Which medications in the drug class Antihistamines are used in the treatment of Dermatologic Manifestations of Gianotti-Crosti Syndrome?