Is folliculitis related to hiv?

Answer 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 »

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Is folliculitis contagious?

Folliculitis is a staph or fungal hair-follicle infection that is contagious, according to Penn State's Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. If there is folliculitis where you typically shave, you wil... Read More »

How common is folliculitis?

Folliculitis, a bacterial infection and irritation of the hair follicle, is one of the most common skin infections a person can have. The most common cause of folliculitis is a bacteria called Stap... Read More »

Is hot tub folliculitis contagious?

Hot tub folliculitis, a skin condition usually on the back that manifests itself in small red to purple bumps, is not contagious. People get it from hot tubs that have bacterial overgrowth. Hot tub... Read More »

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