S1 guideline diagnosis and therapy of cutaneous larva migrans (creeping disease)

Cord Sunderkötter, Esther von Stebut, Helmut Schöfer, Martin Mempel, Dieter Reinel, Gerd Wolf, Volker Meyer, Alexander Nast, Gerd-Dieter Burchard
Journal der Deutschen Dermatologischen Gesellschaft: JDDG 2014, 12 (1): 86-91

GUIDELINE OBJECTIVES: These guidelines aim to enhance patient care by optimizing the diagnosis and treatment of infections due to creeping disease (cutaneous larva migrans) and to raise awareness among doctors of current treatment options.

METHODS: S1 guideline, non-systematic literature search, consensus process using a circular letter.

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