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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Sarcoidosis: Key Points

…ous disease, which is protean in its presentations but most commonly presents as papules, plaques, lupus pernio, or scar- or tattoo-associated lesions. Introduction Sarcoidosis is a complex multisystem inflammatory disease characterized by…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Sarcoidosis: Treatment

…omic site, size and depth of lesion). Patients should be evaluated for scar- or tattoo-associated lesions; patients who have tattoo-associated lesions should be counseled to avoid more tattoos. Subsequent steps Patients who fail to respond to local…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Lichen Planus: Treatment

…hen planus, resolution may take months. Lesions of oral lichen planus have been reported in associated with dental mercurial amalgams or other dental prosthetics and likely reflect a hypersensitivity reaction. Individuals with recalcitrant lesions…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Sarcoidosis: Clinical Case

…nd scattered on the cheeks, around the eyes, and around the mouth. Detailed examination reveals a few scaly papules within a tattoo on the arm There is no lymphadenopathy or hepatosplenomegaly on exam The eyes appear red with conjunctival injection…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Granuloma Annulare: Key Points

…g some vaccines. GA may occur in response to cutaneous injury as an isotopic response, including following lightning strike, tattoo placement, bug bites, and after vaccination. Medication-induced GA is not as widely reported as other forms of…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Vitiligo: Treatment

Treatment Localized disease, <5% body surface area First-line therapy: Topical treatment options include a mid- to superpotent topical steroid (such as betamethasone or clobetasol) applied twice daily to the skin. Evidence supports that this is...

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…= Tattoo by silver Elastic fibers in the wall of a vessel also have been stained by silver in a manner analogous to that in amalgam tattoos and in argyria. 10.38.21A: Fibrosing dermatitis + 10.38.21B: Foreign material with jagged outline and…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Study By Disease

…f focal acantholytic dyskeratosis (Quiz #97) Systemic amyloidosis (Quiz #836) Systemic papulonodular amyloidosis (Quiz #127) Tattoo (Quiz #15) Tattoo by carbon (Quiz #540) Telangiectasia macularis eruptiva perstans (Quiz #420) Telangiectasia…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Malignant Spitz Nevus?

…an “atypical” Spitz’s nevus has capability for metastasis to a regional lymph node only. All of this is an amalgam of malarkey, poppycock, humbug, balderdash, and just plain hogwash. Those who are advocates of the misguided concept…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Colors Stereotypical for Diseases Specific?

…derivatives according to whether the disease is one of hyperpigmentation, or due to hemorrhages. Nevi, melanomata and black tattooing furnish examples of the blue, slate, and black lesions, while cyanoses and the blue lesions in body lice are…