Description

Dr George Moncrieff FRCP FRCGP DCH DRCOG DPD
GPSI Dermatology


From the common to the unusual:

Bacterial:

  • Impetigo, Ecthyma, SSSS, Folliculitis, Erysipelas, Cellulitis, Lymphangitis,PVL infection and Necrotising Fasciitis.
  • Toxic shock, Scarlet fever, Lyme disease, Erythrasma and Pitted Keratolysis
  • Sporotrichoid spread and Skin Mycobacterial Infection, Leischmaniasis

Viral:

  • Simple cytopathogenic viral infections (Warts, Molluscum, Herpes Simplex, Chicken Pox and Shingles, Cowpox and Orf)
  • 1st disease (Measles) through Vth disease (‘Slapped Cheek’) to VIIIth disease (Pityriasis Rosea) and everything in between
  • Paraviral skin reactions (Gianotti Crosti, Erythema Multiforme, HF&M + many others including briefly COVID-19)

Fungal:

  • Yeast skin infections including Candida sp and Pityrosporum sp
  • Dermatophyte skin infections including hair and nails as well as T. Incognito

Infestations:

  • Flea bites, Scabies, Larva Migrans, Swimmer’s Itch