Dermatologia Pediátrica - UFPR

Dermatol Online J. 2018 Dec 15;24(12). pii: 13030/qt89k4t6wj.

Majocchi granuloma on a child's face.

André NF1Canato MZanatta DAGomes IFAbage KTCarvalho VO.

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Majocchi granuloma (MG) is a rare dermal and subcutaneous fungal infection. We report a rare case of MG on the face of a six-year-old child caused by Trichophyton mentagrophytes after long term use of topical corticosteroids and other inadequate topical medications. He was treated with griseofulvin 25 mg/kg/day for 35 days unsuccessfully and successful treatment was obtained with terbinafine.



Arch Dis Child. 2018 May 4. pii: archdischild-2018-314922. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2018-314922. [Epub ahead of print]

Papular crusted rash in a child after immunisation.

Robl Imoto R Dr1,2,3, Uber M1,2, de Carvalho VO3.


An Bras Dermatol. 2018 Jan-Feb;93(1):39-44. doi: 10.1590/abd1806-4841.20185489.

Photoprotection in adolescents: what they know and how they behave.

Andreola GM1, Carvalho VO2, Huczok J3, Cat MNL2,4, Abagge KT2.

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The greatest sun exposure occurs until adolescence and this is the only factor involved in photocarcinogenesis subject to modification with photoprotection.


The objective of this study was to evaluate the habits and knowledge of adolescents regarding photoprotection.


Cross-sectional study that included 512 students from primary and high school. Data were collected by questionnaires with questions about habits and knowledge on sun protection. For data analysis, Pearson's Chi-square test and Yates test were applied, with 5% level of significance.