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  9-99 Newsletter
The lesions of PF consist of erythematous macules and papules that progress to pustules and eventually to crusts.
With PF, pustules are often larger than pyoderma pustules, and while the latter are usually centered over a hair follicle (folliculitis), PF pustules may or may not be centered over a hair and can span several hair follicles.
PF pustules are often surrounded by an erythematous halo, and may coalesce producing target or serpiginous lesions.
www.antechdiagnostics.com /clients/antechNews/1999/9-99.htm   (1187 words)

 * Pustules - (Disease): Definition   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Pustules are small, inflamed, pus-filled, blister-like lesions on the skin surface.
A chronic inflammation of the sebaceous glands that manifests as flheads, whiteheads, and/or pustules on the face or trunk.
He or she will look for acne comedones, pustules, nodules and cysts on your face, chest, back, upper arms and shoulders...
www.bestknows.com /disease/pustules.html   (333 words)

 UC IPM: UC Management Guidelines for Leaf Rusts of Wheat and Barley, Crown Rot of Oats on Small Grains
Pustules on wheat are reddish orange and scattered or clustered on upper leaf surfaces.
As the plants mature, the pustules turn dark and shiny as teliospores are formed.
Spores from pustules of initial infections are windblown to initiate secondary cycles (7- to 10-day intervals) when temperatures are 60° to 72°F (16° to 22°C) and moisture is not limiting.
www.ipm.ucdavis.edu /PMG/r730100611.html   (485 words)

 MDAdvice.com - Health Library - Pediatric Symptoms & Illnesses
Pustules are yellow-white and surrounded by narrow red rings.
Pustules are 1mm to 2mm in size; there may be few or many.
If there are many pustules on your child, your doctor may prescribe injections or oral antibiotics, such as erythromycin or dicloxacillin, to fight infection.
www.mdadvice.com /library/ped/pedillsymp161.html   (460 words)

 Pustular Psoriasis Fact Sheet [NPF]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Primarily seen in adults, pustular psoriasis is characterized by white pustules (blister-like lesions of noninfectious pus) surrounded by red skin.
PPP is characterized by large (up to.5 cm) pustules in fleshy areas of hands and feet, such as the base of the thumb and the sides of the heels.
The course of PPP is usually cyclical with new crops of pustules followed by periods of low activity.
www.ecws.net /psoriasis/pustular.html   (700 words)

 ACP - Bioterrorism Resource Center: Variola (Smallpox) and its Mimics
The generalized centrifugal rash (it spreads from the face, hands, and forearms to the trunk and legs) that follows is a rapid succession of papules, vesicles, pustules, umbilication, and crusting over a 14-day period.
Central umbilication of the pustule is characteristic of smallpox.
The first sign of chickenpox is rose-colored macules that rapidly progress to papules then to vesicles, then to pustules, and finally to scabbing over with crusts.
www.acponline.org /bioterro/smallpox_mimics.htm   (1112 words)

 ENLmedical.com: Conditions And Concerns: Medical Encyclopedia
Because of the deeper inflammation the tendency for scarring is increased.
Pustular acne: In this form of acne the inflammation is more superficial, producing pustules, or white heads, on the skin.
Both pustules and red bumps are present in the skin and scarring can be seen.
www.enlmedical.com /article/003236.htm   (453 words)

 DermAtlas: Online Dermatology Image Library dermatology image,erythema toxicum neonatorum,extrophy of bladder   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
On day 3 of life 1-2 mm white papules and pustules formed at the center of the red papules that were most dense in skin creases and the diaper area.
Lesions are firm, yellow or white pustules on a red and swollen base.
Lesions are firm, yellow or white papules and pustules on a red urticarial edematous base.
dermatlas.med.jhmi.edu /derm/result.cfm?Diagnosis=161   (678 words)

 Disease of the Epidermis
Commonly subcorneal pustules (may be at any level), neutrophilic (often degenerated neutrophils); the stratum spinosum that forms the base of the pustule is hyperplastic and spongiotic with neutrophilic exocytosis.
Ill-defined, usually large, spongiotic, neutrophilic pustules with serocellular crust; at the margin of the pustule is often a scale-crust with degenerate neutrophils and bacteria.
Eosinophilic subcorneal and intracorneal spongiotic pustules of the interfollicular epidermis; eosinophilic folliculitis of the infundibulum; rare acantholytic cells; occasional collagenolysis of the dermis.
www.afip.org /CLDavis/syllabi/CLD3.html   (2191 words)

 Acrodermatitis continua
Acrodermatitis continua, which is characterized by multiple pustules with scale on an erythematous base, is usually restricted to a distal location on one or two digits.
The pustules may coalesce to form lakes of pus, and, over time, they may spread proximally to involve the dorsal aspects of the hands, forearms, and feet.
Pustulation of the nail bed and nail matrix often is associated with onychodystrophy and even anonychia of the involved digits.
dermatology.cdlib.org /103/NYU/case_presentations/111803n4.html   (500 words)

 Chrysanthemum White Rust - Commercial Publication - Yoder   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Prominent pustules develop subsequently on the lower surface of leaves.
Pustules may also develop on stems, bracts, or even flowers.
New infections are initiated by basidiospores released from pustules during periods of high relative humidity (96 to 100%) when temperatures are between 40 and 73°F (optimum 63°F).
www.ceris.purdue.edu /napis/pests/cwr/cwryod1.html   (379 words)

 Pustule   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
This solitary pustule is centered on a much larger area of erythema on the lower extremity.
Except for being pustules instead of vesicles, these lesions are very similar to the vesicles of herpes simplex virus infection and are nearly diagnostic for this infection.
These deep-seated pustules associated with patches of alopecia (hair loss) and crusting (dried serum, see below) occurred on a discrete patch of skin in the beard area.
eduserv.hscer.washington.edu /dermUW/lang/pustule.html   (305 words)

 Soybean Rust; Soybean Disease Information Note #8
Rust pustules may appear on cotyledons, leaves, petioles, stems, or pods, but are most likely to be observed as raised pustules on the under side of the leaf.
The pustules are quite small (about the size of a pin head) and can be confused with another disease, bacterial pustule.
Pustules will develop within a week to ten days after infection, and spores are produced after about three weeks.
www.ces.ncsu.edu /depts/pp/notes/Soybean/soy008/soy008.htm   (1321 words)

 Acne Sypmtoms
Pustules are inflamed pus-filled areas of skin: classic zits.
If zits become badly infected they can become cysts, an extreme form of pustule that is rooted deep in the skin, and can be quite painful.
pustule: an inflamed, pus-filled area of skin infected by material from a ruptured whitehead (a.k.a.
www.about-skin-disorders.com /acne/acne-symptoms.php   (531 words)

 Pathogens of Melaleuca quinquenervia and their interactions with other agents
Ten to 12 d of incubation results in sporulation (eruption of pustules and exposition of spores) on allspice and melaleuca (MacLachlan 1936; Marlatt and Kimbrough 1979; Rayachhetry et al.1997).
Pustule formation and release of spores occurred within 10 and 12 d, respectively, after inoculation on melaleuca leaves (Rayachhetry et al.1997).
On the same day, each leaf was evaluated for the total number of halos and/or pustules (density), the percentage of total leaf area covered by pustules (disease severity), and the senescence of leaf and/or branch tips.
www.weedbiocontrol.org /report/quarantine/pathogens.html   (3890 words)

 IPM : Reports on Plant Diseases : Geranium Rust
Small pustules may form in the center of these spots but rarely develop in concentric rings as on the lower surface.
As the number of pustules increases on the lower surface, the spots on the upper surface turn brownish.
Thus, the complete disease cycle from initial or primary infection through pustule formation and sporulation to secondary infections may be completed every 16 to 20 days under favorable conditions.
www.ipm.uiuc.edu /diseases/series600/rpd658   (994 words)

 Rust Ratings
These pustules differ from those of common rust (caused by Puccinia sorghi) in size and shape and the fact that the pustules do not normally grow through the leaf.
The pustules of common rust are elongated and spores are a darker brick-red color.
On this scale, primary considerations were for the amount of leaf tissue killed and the extent of pustule coverage especially on the upper leaves of the plant.
msucares.com /pubs/Variety/Corn_grain/94_data/rust.html   (564 words)

 blue and purple penile veins and small pustules
Questions in the Urology Forum have been answered by Dr. Kevin Pho, (who is board certified in Internal Medicine) and by urologists from Henry Ford Health System.
I am 19 years old and about five years ago i noticed many small hard pustules appearing on the base and underneath the shaft of my penis, they pop, but they have not gone away for 5 years.
Pustules and other penile lesions can be suggestive of any type fo STD infection - swabbing them for culture, as well as obtaining urine for gonorrhea or chlamydia can be considered.
www.medhelp.org /perl6/urology/messages/31228.html   (301 words)

 acne - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about acne   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
In acne, the chemical composition of sebum may be altered by the action of the bacterium Corynebacterium acnes, a normal resident of the pilosebaceous ducts.
The changed sebum, a potent skin irritant, escapes into the surrounding dermis (the deeper layers of the skin), causing papules (hard pimples) or pustules (pus-containing pimples).
In severe cases nodules and cysts occur, and the skin may be permanently scarred.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /acne   (401 words)

 Look-Alike Diseases | Asian Soybean Rust
Pimple-like structures (pustules) may be seen on the underside of the leaf surface.
Pustules (pimples) not associated with each lesion; pustules (pimples) do not have spores; pustule (pimple) openings are cracks instead of round pores.
Spots are larger; no pustules (pimples) on under-side of leaf; fuzzy fungal growth may be seen.
www.plantpath.iastate.edu /soybeanrust/node/102   (697 words)

 Detection of soybean rust will be key to control   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Bacterial pustule (not common in Texas), bacterial blight, frog-eye leaf spot, brown spot, and downy mildew can all have comparable characteristics to the beginnings of soybean rust.
Unlike soybean rust, downy mildew has no pustules and is usually identified by the fuzz found on the infected plant.
Looking for volcano shaped pustules with spores is the best way to determine if soybean rust is the problem, the pathologist summarized.
www.countryworldnews.com /Editorial/ETX/2005/et012005soybean.htm   (1127 words)

 :: Print Version ::
As the pustules develop on the underside of the leaf, they will have a round opening, Tylka notes.
To see the pustules, it is generally recommended to use at least a 10X magnifying lens.
The pustules from this disease are not associated with lesions on the top of the leaf.
www.iowafarmer.com /articles/2005/03/22/crops/rust2.prt   (556 words)

 Wheat Leaf Rust
These spore masses, called pustules or uredinia, are first detected on wheat in North Dakota in late May or early June, generally in the southern-most counties.
Normally, only a few pustules are visible on susceptible varieties in early June because spore numbers are still low.
Susceptible varieties do not have the ability to retard fungal growth; the fungus grows extensively and produces relatively large pustules that may produce about 1,000 spores daily, each one of which is capable of reinfecting wheat (Figure 1).
www.ext.nodak.edu /extpubs/plantsci/smgrains/pp589w.htm   (2047 words)

 Information on Blackberry -- Cane and Leaf Rust, An Online Guide to Plant Disease Control, Oregon State University
Spores from these lesions infect leaves and produce small, yellow pustules (uredinia) on the undersides of leaves.
Buff-colored pustules (telia) develop among the uredinia on leaves in fall.
Spores infect leaves and produce small yellow pustules (uredinia) on the undersides of leaves.
plant-disease.ippc.orst.edu /disease.cfm?RecordID=159.00000   (277 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Finacea® (azelaic acid) Gel 15% is first of a new therapeutic class indicated for topical treatment of inflammatory papules and pustules of mild to moderate rosacea.
Exclusions included patients without papules and pustules, with nodules, rhinophyma or ocular involvement and a history of history of hypersensitivity to propylene glycol or any other ingredient of the study drug.
The number of inflammatory papules and pustules were reduced and with success on the IGA in the ITT-LOCF population (Table 1).
www.heritage-info.com /mocaidrx/files/drug_monographs/06-03/Finacea.doc   (962 words)

 Acne.net - Papules and Pustules   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Papules or Pustules are blockages of oil glands that have been inflamed.
Pustules are pimples with a central collection of white pus at their top.
Treatment of Papules and/or Pustules includes the following topical as well as oral medications (individually or in combination as recommended by the dermatologist).
www.acne.net /papules.html   (179 words)

 Hollyhock Rust   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Brown pustules about the size of a pinhead appear on the undersides of lower leaves during the latter part of May in Virginia (Fig.
Shortly after the pustules form, bright yellow-orange spots with reddish centers develop on the upper surface of the leaves in association with the pustules.
In the spring, spores produced in the pustules are blown to young hollyhock plants where they initiate new infections.
www.ext.vt.edu /pubs/plantdiseasefs/450-613/450-613.html   (370 words)

 Marked edema of hand with numerous pustules - Geriatrics
He is given oral antibiotics for a presumed gram-positive bacterial infection, but becomes febrile and systemically ill during the next 48 hours.
On examination, there is marked edema of the hand with numerous pustules, some of which are coalescent into plaques.
Pustular psoriasis can cause pustules isolated to one hand and can be associated with systemic toxicity, but the pustules are typically on the palmar surfaces of the hand and digits.
www.geri.com /geriatrics/article/articleDetail.jsp?id=104539   (377 words)

 Community Forum - Pustules   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
I have been reading the message board for about a week now and can find no one that references problems with pustules.
I have p on the inside of my feet (heels)and I constantly have pustules that break out.
In my experience, the Pustules did go away when I started MTX - but the lesions continued on.
www.psoriasis.org /forum/printthread.php?t=2504   (1046 words)

 American Family Physician: Hemorrhagic pustules, tenosynovitis, and arthritis
Skin lesions (three to 20 in number) include painful erythematous macules less than 1 cm in diameter that evolve to hemorrhagic pustules within 24 to 48 hours and are found near small joints of the hands and feet.
The opinions and assertions herein are the private views of the authors and are not to be construed as official or as reflecting the views of the U.S. Army Medical Department or the U.S. Army service at large.
Selected Differential Diagnosis of Hemorrhagic Pustules, Tenosynovitis, and Arthritis Condition Characteristics Disseminated gonococcal Erythematous macules evolving to tender infection hemorrhagic pustules or necrotic papules; usually near small joints of hands and feet; fever, asymmetric arthralgias, tenosynovitis, and arthritis are common.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m3225/is_3_71/ai_n11833461   (1105 words)

 Painful lesions on the arches of the feet - Geriatrics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Multiple pustules on an erythematous base on the arches of the feet.
On examination, you observe a symmetrical pattern of red, scaly papules and pustules on the arches of the feet.
Differential diagnosis Skin conditions to consider are those that produce pustules on the bottoms of the feet.
www.geri.com /geriatrics/article/articleDetail.jsp?id=24096   (421 words)

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