ERIC Number: EJ885484
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004
Reference Count: 2
Lumps, Bumps, and Things that Go Itch in Your Office!
McLeod, Renee P.
Journal of School Nursing, v20 n3 p185-186 2004
This article presents a dermatological case study involving a 9-year-old female student who is complaining of an itchy rash on her wrist and hands, which is diagnosed to be scabies. History, physical findings, and differential diagnosis are also given. It is followed by a discussion of the disease or condition and how the school nurse should handle it. (Contains 2 figures.)
Descriptors: School Nurses, Females, Case Studies, Elementary School Students, Child Health, Communicable Diseases, Clinical Diagnosis, Intervention
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Education
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