Search Results for: amyloidosis cutis dyschromica

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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Amyloidosis

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A condition in which deposits of a fibrillary protein (amyloid) appear in the skin as macules, papules, and nodules consequent to the effects of local factors, or as patches (which may be purpuric), plaques, nodules, and tumors as a result of a systemic disease like myeloma.

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Amyloidosis

A condition in which deposits of a fibrillary protein (amyloid) appear in the skin as macules, papules, and nodules consequent to the effects of local factors, or as patches (which may be purpuric), plaques, nodules, and tumors as a result of a…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Rosacea: Suggested Reading

…ns from the American Acne & Rosacea Society on the management of rosacea, part 3: a status report on systemic therapies, Cutis, 93(1):18-28. Del Rosso JQ et al (2013). Consensus recommendations from the American Acne & Rosacea Society on the…

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Angular Cheilitis: References

References Park KK, Brodell RT, Helms SE (2011) Angular cheilitis, part 1: local etiologies, Cutis, 87(6):289-295. Park KK, Brodell RT, Helms SE (2011) Angular cheilitis, part 2: nutritional, systemic, and drug-related causes and treament, Cutis,…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Tuberculosis

…by Mycobacterium tuberculosis. In the skin, it may be primary as a consequence of direct inoculation (tuberculosis verrucosa cutis) or secondary to a focus of tuberculosis in another organ (the lung for lupus vulgaris, and bones, as well as lymph…

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Prurigo Nodularis: Overview

…appear identical to prurigo nodularis on the extensor surfaces of the upper extremities. Hypertrophic lichen planus, lichen amyloidosis, and discoid lupus erythematosus also may be clinically similar. Lesions similar to prurigo nodularis can occur…

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Periorificial Dermatitis: References

References Chen A, Zirwas M (2009) Steroid-induced rosacealike dermatitis: case report and review of the literature, Cutis, 83(4): 198-204. Jansen T, Melnik BC, Schadendorf D (2010) Steroid-induced periorificial dermatitis in children-clinical…

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Lichen Planus: References

…ent, Semin Cutan Med Surg, 28:3-10. Asch S and G Goldenberg (2011) Systemic treatment of cutaneous lichen planus: an update, Cutis, 87:129-134. Birkenfeld S et al (2011) A study on the association with hepatitis B and hepatitis C in 1557 patients…

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Tuberculosis, Cutaneous: Overview

…those in which organisms can be identified (tuberculous ulcer, scrofuloderma, orificial tuberculosis, tuberculosis verrucosa cutis, and lupus vulgaris) as well as those conditions formerly called “tuberculids” (erythema induratum,…

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Impetigo: References

…Physician, 75(6): 859-864. Geria A, Schwartz R (2010). Impetigo update: new challenges in the era of methicillin resistance. Cutis, 85(2): 65-70. Koning S et al (2003). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews: Interventions for Impetigo, updated in…

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Dermatomyositis: Key Points

…s are typically associated with pruritus. Patients with long-standing disease, or pediatric patients, may develop calcinosis cutis within sites of dermatomyositis inflammation. It is important to distinguish the cutaneous manifestations of…

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