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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Extramammary Paget’s/Paget’s Disease: Overview

…he primary carcinoma, or confirm that the lesion arose in the skin locally. Refer patients with Paget’s disease of the breast to a general surgeon with experience in the management of breast cancer. If underlying carcinoma is found in a case…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Mammary Paget’s

Mammary Paget’s disease is an apocrine carcinoma that begins in mammary glands and extends along lactiferous ducts to the epidermis where it is seen clinically as a scaly, crusted, or eroded plaque on the nipple or areola of women mostly, and…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Acne Vulgaris: Treatment

…as Aldactone) 50 mg to 100 mg daily with or without oral contraceptive pills. Common side effects of spironolactone include breast tenderness and menstrual spotting, and it is a teratogen, and thus should not be used in pregnant individuals. Oral…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Acrodermatitis Enteropathica: Overview

Zinc Deficiency Zinc deficiency may be seen in infants (hereditary or acquired) or adults (acquired). Some breastfed infants, especially if born prematurely, may develop acrodermatitis enteropathica due to zinc deficiency in mother’s breast

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Breast a Sweat Gland?

…nd those in the external auditory canal (“ceruminous glands”) merely have a different function from those in the breast. Eccrine sweat glands are present in the skin of the breast, just as they are throughout the integument, and they…

Proton pump inhibitor induced Sweet’s syndrome: report of acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis in a woman with recurrent breast cancer

Proton pump inhibitor induced Sweet’s syndrome: report of acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis in a woman with recurrent breast cancer

…nduced Sweet’s syndrome, by repeat challenge with another medication in the same class of drug, was observed in a woman with breast cancer; although the subsequent discovery of recurrent breast cancer presenting as gastric mucosa and vertebral…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Metastatic carcinoma from a breast vs. Morpheiform basal-cell carcinoma

Mammary Paget’s disease is an apocrine carcinoma that begins in mammary glands and extends along lactiferous ducts to the epidermis where it is seen clinically as a scaly, crusted, or eroded plaque on the nipple or areola of women mostly, and…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Scabies: Principles of Management of Scabies

Principles of Management of Scabies Initial therapy First line: Topical 5% permethrin cream, applied overnight to entire body except face, hair-bearing scalp. Rinse thoroughly and follow decontamination protocol. Treat patient and all household…

Extraocular sebaceous carcinoma: a series of three cases with varied presentation

Extraocular sebaceous carcinoma: a series of three cases with varied presentation

…positivity for pancytokeratin, CD 15 and CA 15.3 [1]. The site of the tumour in the second case was also more in favour of a breast primary than other neoplasms. Breast carcinoma needs to be ruled out in axillary masses. Ductal carcinoma of the…

Primary adenomyoepithelioma of the skin–a variant of apocrine mixed tumor?

Primary adenomyoepithelioma of the skin–a variant of apocrine mixed tumor?

…he skin. Introduction Adenomyoepithelioma has been described as a rare benign neoplasm that occurs almost exclusively in the breast. In the breast it is defined as a neoplasm composed of two structures, namely, tubules limited by an inner epithelial…

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