A case of Norwegian-like scabies is reported, after a long treatment with systemic steroids. The pathogenesis of Norwegian scabies is discussed, focusing specially on primitive and secondary immune system deficiencies. The cases of Norwegian scabies following the use of immunosuppressive drugs (steroids, e.i.), are reviewed in the literature.
|Translated title of the contribution||Sub-erythrodermic Norwegian-like scabies: Following steroid therapy|
|Number of pages||6|
|Publication status||Published - 1996|
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