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Attitudes of parents and staff towards medical students on the paediatric wardsDuignan, A; Kennedy, C; Canas-Martinez, A; Gildea, D; Jamaludin, MA; Moore, M; Meehan, J; Nadeem, M; Roche, EF; Trinity College Dublin, College Green, Dublin 2 (Irish Medical Journal (IMJ), 2014-01)
Orf: contagious pustular dermatitis.Nadeem, M; Curran, P; Cooke, R; Ryan, C A; Connolly, K (2010-05)Orf is a common viral infection in sheep. It spreads to humans by direct contact. It is self-limiting, treatment having no beneficial effect. Misdiagnosis by those unfamiliar with its characteristic features is common, and may result in unnecessary treatment with antibiotics or surgery. We present a series of five cases of Orf in children of farmers in the west of Ireland, seen over a 10 year period.