Can stress cause folliculitis?

Answer Folliculitis is an infection of the hair follicles, usually caused by bacteria and sometimes by fungus. Although stress does not directly cause folliculitis, people with a weak immune system are mo... Read More »

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The solution depends on whether it fungal or bacterial. If it occurs mostly under humid conditions, its probably fungal and an antifungal cream along with an antifungal shampoo will work. Suitab... Read More »

Is folliculitis related to hiv?

Folliculitis is an infection of the hair follicles. Some types of folliculitis--including eosinophilic folliculitis, staphylococcal folliculitis and HSV folliculitis--are common in people with HIV ... Read More »

Folliculitis and the onitment?

What Hormone Causes Folliculitis?

Folliculitis---an affliction in which hair follicles become inflamed---does not result from a hormone. In most cases, folliculitis results from an infection, either bacterial or fungal. The infecti... Read More »