ERIC Number: EJ885600
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 n2 p115-116 2004
This article presents a short dermatological case presentation involving a 7-year-old male who complained of a rash under his neck, and was diagnosed to have Tinea corporis and Impetigo. Health history, physical findings on the subject, and differential diagnosis, such as nummular eczema, pityriasis rosea, tinea corporis, larvae migrans, and Impetigo, are 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, Child Health, School Health Services, Males, Intervention, Clinical Diagnosis
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Support Staff
Authoring Institution: N/A