ERIC Number: EJ885597
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004
Reference Count: 7
Lumps, Bumps, and Things that Go Itch in Your Office!
McLeod, Renee P.
Journal of School Nursing, v20 n1 p57-59 2004
This article presents a short dermatological case presentation involving a 9-year-old black female student who suffered from a severe case of atopic dermatitis (AD). Health history, physical findings on the subject, and differential diagnosis, such as impetigo, atopic dermatitis, contact dermatitis, scabies, and seborrheic dermatitis, are given. It is followed by a discussion of the disease or condition and how the school nurse should handle it. (Contains 4 figures.)
Descriptors: School Nurses, Child Health, Children, African Americans, Females, Clinical Diagnosis, School Health Services
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