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Erysipelas is a non-necrotizing acute dermohypodermitis of streptococcal origin group A beta-hemolytic streptococcus that usually affects adults and tends to reoccur. Risk factors recognized by the Consensus Conference are lymphedema, the existence of a gateway and obesity. Diagnosis is clinical with a classic presentation in the form of a "big red painful leg, acute, febrile and unilateral". Necrotizing fasciitis is the main differential diagnosis, as initial presentation of both may sometimes be similar, but whose severity requires urgent medical and surgical management.

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Erysipelas of the lower limb: Study of cases. Our Dermatol Online. Corresponding author: Dr. Ines Lahouel, E-mail: Lahouel.

Submission: Introduction: Erysipelas is an acute, non-necrotizing dermo-hypodermitis of predominantly streptococcal origin. Objective: To clarify the epidemiological and evolutionary features of the lower limb erysipelas through a hospital series. Materiels and Methods: We retrospectively analyzed all cases of lower limb erysipelas hospitalized in the Department of Dermatology of the Farhat Hached Hospital of Sousse between January and December 10 years.

Results: Four hundred cases of erysipelas of the lower limb were recorded. The mean age of the patients was The sex ratio was 1. The main predisposing factors were sedentarity, diabetes and obesity. In Clinically, a classic presentation of erysipelas was described in all cases.

Treatment was based on intravenous penicillin G in The evolution was favorable in Loco-regional and general complications were noted in Three patients died. Late complications were dominated by relapses and persistence of sequelled lymphedema. Key words: Erysipelas; Predisposing factors; Treatment; Complications. Une antibioprophylaxie Extencilline: 2. Zaegel R, Blamoutier J. Becq-Giraudon B. Med Mal Infect.

Erysipelas:clinical and bacteriologic spectrum and serological aspects. Clin Infect Dis. Ann Dermatol Venereol. Pitche P, Tchangai-Walla K. Bull Soc Pathol Exot. Vaillant L. Crickx B. Schmit JL. Genodermatoses Network Training Session. Home Contact. Erysipelas Get Citation. RIS Zotero. Tableau 1: Principaux facteurs favorisants. List of Reviewers Reviewer Instructions. Enfermedades de la mucosa oral Atlas.

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The authors studied the evolution and the complications of lower limb erysipelas under antibiotherapy. Data was only available in series of hospitalized patients. The lower limbs were the exclusive or the most frequently involved areas. Under systemic antibiotherapy, the overall efficacy rates reached p. The median hospital stay was days. A longer hospital stay was observed for: older patients, associated diseases, longer duration of illness prior to admission, and presence of a leg ulcer.

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Erysipelas of the lower limb: Study of cases. Our Dermatol Online. Corresponding author: Dr. Ines Lahouel, E-mail: Lahouel.

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