Little boils in the hair follicles.
Itching and scratching, hot tub use.
Itching and scratching is S. aureus.
Hot Tub: P. aerugenosa.
Tinea barbae: T. rubrum.
IVDA: occasionally Candida.
AIDS: idiopathic eosinophilic.
Depends on the clinical setting.
Always biopsy the folliculitis in the neutropenic looking for an invasive mould. For recurrent disease, see furuncles.
Last Update: 07/22/18.