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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Nevus Sebaceus

A hamartoma of epidermis, epithelial structures of adnexa, and presumably dermal elements, typified, when fully formed, by a papillated or verrucous yellowish plaque situated usually on the scalp.

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Nevus Sebaceus

A hamartoma of epidermis, epithelial structures of adnexa, and presumably dermal elements, typified, when fully formed, by a papillated or verrucous yellowish plaque situated usually on the scalp. The condition may present itself as a solitary…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Vascular Birthmarks: Key Points

…a distinct natural history; they are present at birth and often persist throughout life. Most are benign lesions, such as a nevus simplex (a.k.a. salmon patch) or a port-wine stain. However, some represent a manifestation of a syndrome with…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Melanoma: Key Points

…rm of melanoma, and typically presents with irregular borders, highly uneven pigmentation and/or unusual pigmentation (i.e., blue, pink, red, purple). Nodular melanoma (NMM) typically presents as a solitary nodule that arises from a preexisting…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Blue Nevus?

…Blackwell Scientific Publications, 1992:1538. “On the skin, three types of benign blue nevi are recognized: the common blue nevus, the cellular blue nevus, and the combined nevus. In addition, there are malignant blue nevi. … Histologically,…

Blue nevus with a starburst pattern on dermoscopy

Blue nevus with a starburst pattern on dermoscopy

…year-old girl presented to our department with a blue-gray papule approximately 4 mm in diameter. We suspected that it was a blue nevus or a pigmented Reed/Spitz nevus. On dermoscopic observation, the lesion showed homogeneous black-bluish…

Dermoscopic rainbow pattern in blue nevus

Dermoscopic rainbow pattern in blue nevus

…rano, CA]). The lesion was completely excised with 3 mm clear margins, and histopathological examination was consistent with blue nevus (Figures 3, 4). Figure 1. (a) A 2 cm, asymptomatic, solitary blue-grayish nodule on dorsum of right foot. (b) A 2…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Seborrheic Dermatitis: Principles of Seborrheic Dermatitis Management

…hampoo, such as zinc pyrithione shampoo (such as Head & Shoulders) or selenium sulfide shampoo (such as Selsun or Selsun Blue) or ciclopirox (such as Loprox) on the other days In very young infants who require treatment, consider using…

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