• fungal
  • Some patients may benefit from systemic narrow-spectrum penicillinase-resistant penicillins (such as dicloxacillin in US, or flucloxacillin in UK) Fungal folliculitis can worsen with antibiotics and may require an oral antifungal such as Fluconazole. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fungal folliculitis (also known as Majocchi granuloma) is a skin condition characterized by a deep, pustular type of tinea circinata resembling a carbuncle or kerion. (wikipedia.org)
  • boils
  • Folliculitis may also lead to the development of furuncles ( Furunculosis ), commonly called boils, or carbuncles ( Carbunculosis ), usually caused by Staphylococcus aureus. (med-help.net)
  • pimples
  • Folliculitis usually appears as small, white-headed pimples around one or more hair follicles - the tiny pockets from which each individual hair grows. (dreddyclinic.com)
  • i think i had "folliculitis" on my things ever since i was in high school at least (30 yrs ago) and when i had health probs about 8 months ago and had to change my diet and eliminated gluten, grains, legumes, dairy and nightshades these pimples or folliculitis went away. (curezone.com)
  • etiology
  • The type of inflammatory cells varies depending on the etiology of the folliculitis and/or the stage at which the biopsy specimen was obtained. (medscape.com)
  • pimple
  • citation needed] Hot tub folliculitis appears on the skin in the form of a rash, roughly resembling chicken pox and then develops further to appear as a pimple. (wikipedia.org)
  • compress
  • A less-invasive treatment for folliculitis is placing a warm compress made with saltwater or Burow's solution on the impacted area, explains WebMD. (reference.com)