Scalded skin syndrome

Scalded skin syndrome is a skin infection in which the skin becomes damaged and sheds . Any serious skin users out there...Ive been using my serious skin products for about 2 weeks now and Ive noticed a huge difference in my skin, especially my forehead. Skin types 4-6 are skin that is naturally olive through to very black skin. My hand skin has become paper thin and looks like an elderly person's skin. I kept using those "wound skin" covers over the patch and when I had to change it, I practically had to rip my skin off cuz those clear wound covers are like second skin! Herpes is spread through skin to skin contact so if you touched her through her clothing then you did not have any skin to skin contact. Roll the condom down the shaft of the erection, covering as much skin as possible (many STDs can spread from skin to skin contact even if there are no open sores or rashes present)." Remember, HPV is transmitted through skin to skin contact, and condoms don't provide adequate protection, as they do not cover all of the skin! Every girl I hang around has perfect skin - the kind of skin where they dont have to wear ANY makeup and they still have porcelain china doll skin. A blood test will not confirm infection because the disease doesn't live in the blood, it lives in the tissue and surrounding skin and is transmitted through skin-to-skin contact, so therefore condoms do not protect you against this.
Overview
FeverLarge areas of skin peel or fall away -LRB- exfoliation or desquamation -RRB- Painful skinRedness of the skin -LRB- erythema -RRB- , which spreads to cover most of the bodySkin slips off with gentle pressure , leaving wet red areas -LRB- Nikolsky 's sign -RRB-
Symptoms
Intravenous antibiotics for staphylococcus are given to help fight the infection . Because much fluid is lost through the open skin , it 's important to get intravenous fluid to prevent dehydration.Moist compresses to the skin may improve comfort . stick with it as it helps with immunity like zinc to prevent skin infections and also is involved in skin healing due to its action in the formation of skin collagen You can apply an emollient to keep the skin moist . Healing begins about 10 days after treatment .
Treatment
Scalded skin syndrome is caused by infection with certain strains of bacteria in the Staphylococcus family . During the infection , the staphylococci produce a poison that causes the skin damage.Scalded skin syndrome is found most commonly in infants and children under the age of 5 .
Causes
Positive Nikolsky 's sign -LRB- skin slipping off when rubbed -RRB- Tests include : Complete blood count -LRB- CBC -RRB- Cultures of the skin and throatElectrolyte testSkin biopsy -LRB- done only in rare cases , such as when the skin condition may be due to a drug reaction known as toxic epidermal necrolysis or TEN -RRB-
Tests & diagnosis
The prognosis is usually excellent . A full recovery is expected .
Prognosis
The disorder may not be preventable . Treating any staphylococcus infection quickly can help .
Prevention
Fluid regulation problems causing dehydration or electrolyte imbalancePoor temperature control -LRB- in young infants -RRB- Severe bloodstream infection -LRB- septicemia -RRB- Spread to deeper skin infection -LRB- cellulitis -RRB-
Complications
Call your health care provider or go to the emergency room if you have symptoms of this disorder .

Other Discussions
High Prob. Terms:
skin dry oily sensitive prone dead dried flaky smooth acne harsh
If your skin is greasy or oily then it would be good to wash your face but becareful not to dry out your skin because when I wash my face when my face feels a little too oily or greasy, I usually end up having dry, flaky skin.
Its not a bad thing that your skin is peeling, because it brings out fresh new skin, but you just need to make your skin doesnít get to dry.
However, I've heard that Retin-A can be very drying to the skin and increase skin sensitivity, and considering the fact that my skin got terribly dry when using ProActive, there's a good chance my skin may not react well to this medication as well.
(acne prone skin anyways, non-acne prone skin, oily skin is actually okay, its slows aging, but for acne prone people, more oil is indeed bad.)
Its trial and error, but here is what I can tolerate: Cleanser: Dove Sensitive Essentials for Sensitive Skin (the non-foaming one) Moisturizer: Neutrogena for Sensitive Skin Acne Treatments: Differin Cream Rosacea: Rosac (helps with acne too) I also take spironolactone and birth control pills to help my skin

High Prob. Terms:
skin dry oily oil dead cleanser pores acne transmitted cells wrinkles
(Remove dead skin cells) Dead skin cells clog pores.
The results : - much clearer skin - unclogged pores (so they appear *much* smaller) - reduction in blackheads - smoother skin texture - more even skintone - skin is less oily throughout the next day - more resilient skin I am very acne-prone
Such as: Early symptoms: One-sided swollen parotid salivary gland Both parotid salivary glands swollen Swollen cheeks Swollen jaw Most common symptoms: Dry mouth - very common Dry eyes - very common Dry skin - about half of patients Vaginal dryness Symptoms caused by dry eyes: Eye redness Burning eyes Itching eyes Gritty eyes Symptoms caused by dry mouth: Thick saliva No saliva Difficulty chewing Swallowing difficulty Eating difficulty Tasting difficulty Speaking difficulty Hoarseness Smooth tongue Mouth redness Cracked lips Mouth sores - at the corners Tongue ulcers Recurrent mouth infections Oral candidiasis Dental caries Symptoms from dry skin: Itching Cracked skin Skin rashes Sun sensitivity Sunburn Dry nose Dry throat Dry larynx Painful intercourse Thyroid problems Joint pain Muscle pain Lung problems Pneumonia Aspiration pneumonia Limb numbness Limb tingling Extreme fatigue Periods of remission and recurrences what do you guys think
Things like skin thicknes and skin texture will remain the same unless the skin is loose and wobbly on a smooshy nose, then it will be tighter and better looking.
Itchy, Crawly Skin with a strange sensation like insects crawling around under the skin ? quite different than the dry skin feeling. 57.