46. Molluscum Contagiosum

  1. Alan D. Irvine MD, FRCPI, FRCP3,4,
  2. Peter H. Hoeger MD5,6 and
  3. Albert C. Yan MD, FAAP, FAAD7,8
  1. Ali Alikhan MD1 and
  2. Tor Shwayder MD, FAAP, FAAD2

Published Online: 24 MAY 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444345384.ch46

Harper's Textbook of Pediatric Dermatology, Volume 1, 2, Third Edition

Harper's Textbook of Pediatric Dermatology, Volume 1, 2, Third Edition

How to Cite

Alikhan, A. and Shwayder, T. (2011) Molluscum Contagiosum, in Harper's Textbook of Pediatric Dermatology, Volume 1, 2, Third Edition (eds A. D. Irvine, P. H. Hoeger and A. C. Yan), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444345384.ch46

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland

  2. 4

    Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

  3. 5

    University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

  4. 6

    Catholic Children's Hospital Wilhelmstift, Hamburg, Germany

  5. 7

    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA

  6. 8

    The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Dermatology, The Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Dermatology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 MAY 2011
  2. Published Print: 3 JUN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405176958

Online ISBN: 9781444345384

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Keywords:

  • atopic dermatitis;
  • cantharidin;
  • cidofovir;
  • cryotherapy;
  • curettage;
  • molluscum;
  • molluscum contagiosum;
  • pulsed dye laser

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Conclusion

  • References