Search Results for: axillary granular parakeratosis

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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Candidiasis: Key Points

…ficiency dermatitis, Hailey-Hailey or Darier’s disease, axillary granular parakeratosis, Kawasaki syndrome, as well as cutaneous malignancies such as squamous cell carcinoma, extramammary Paget’s disease, or histiocytosis. It is important…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Hidradenitis Suppurativa: Treatment

…be offered more extensive surgical procedures, especially for axillary disease (see below). Initial treatment failure Medical treatment For severe cases only, a limited course of systemic corticosteroids (prednisone 0.5–1 mg/kg/day) for 1–2 weeks wil…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Neurofibromatosis

…ion of lesions that represent disorders of melanocytes (e.g., axillary “freckles” and café au lait “spots”) and of proliferations of Schwann cells (e.g., papules, nodules, and tumors of neurofibroma). The cutaneous lesions may…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Mycosis Fungoides

A systemic lymphoma of T-lymphocytes that manifests itself first in the skin as macules and then patches that often are scaly. Most people with the disease have only scaly macules and patches for a lifetime, but some patients may develop papules, pl…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Ichthyoses

Noninflammatory scaly disorders in which polygonal gray or brown scales tend to be elevated at their periphery, causing them to appear to be separated from contiguous scales, findings that are seen in three conditions, namely, ichthyosis vulgaris (a…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Psoriasis

An inflammatory disease of genetic nature that begins with red macules that quickly become nonscaly papules that in turn become scaly papules and plaques. If the process becomes widespread, an erythroderma results, and if it is accelerated, pustules…

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Lichen Planus: Initial Evaluation

…chenoid rash, scaly scalp patches, and noncicatricial loss of axillary and pubic hair (Lassueur-Graham-Little-Piccardi syndrome). Other variants include actinic lichen planus (photodistributed), lichen planus pigmentosum, annular, atrophic and bullou…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Borreliosis (Lyme Disease): Initial Evaluation

…within lesions of acrodermatitis chronica atrophicans. Lymphocytoma Lymphocytoma typically presents as a solitary lesion. The earlobe, nipple, scrotum, and axillary folds are common sites of involvement. Differential diagnosis Urticaria Scleroderma…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Viral Exanthems: Initial Evaluation

…cking viral exanthem or drug eruption; Group A streptococcal infection may result in “scarlet fever,” a skin eruption characteristically sandpaper-like morbilliform eruption, linear papules in the axillary folds, and a strawberry tongue….

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Erythema Annulare Centrifugum

An inflammatory disease characterized by lesions with arcuate, annular, and serpiginous outlines and by collarettes of scale on the inner margin of lesions that extend outward in centrifugal fashion, disappearing in months as a rule in the absence o…

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