• 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)
  • 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)
  • dermatitis
  • M furfur has been linked to several skin diseases, including seborrheic dermatitis, folliculitis, confluent and reticulated papillomatosis, and pityriasis versicolor. (medscape.com)
  • Hair
  • The easiest way to prevent pubic hair folliculitis is to avoid wearing clothing that rubs too much against the affected area. (ehow.co.uk)
  • I phoned my doctor and described the pimle/blister along my waist (and hair) line and she also said it sonded like folliculitis. (medhelp.org)
  • Laser hair removal will destroy the hair follicle and should help diminish the appearance of any scarring that may have occurred due to the folliculitis. (howstuffworks.com)