Candida diaper dermatitis (part 1/3)
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Lecture on Candida diaper dermatitis (nappy rash) by Dr Ima Kariuki (Nairobi, Kenya).
Case history. Introduction and infant skin function. Risk factors and pathogenesis. Diaper area irritation and effect of pH. Clinical presentation and differential diagnosis. ABCDE management: Air, Barrier, Cleansing, Diaper, Education. Topical antifungals (imidazoles, nystatin, cyclopirox, sertaconazole) and use of steroids. Prevention, underlying medical conditions and alternative diagnoses. Type of diaper and skincare products/
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