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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Palmar and Plantar Keratoderma: Overview

…ted individuals. Cracks and fissures: Application of flexible collodion 5% in ethyl acetate once or twice daily. This preparation burns upon application, but provides a protective film that may protect for several hours. Painful fissuring may be due…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Seborrheic Dermatitis: Principles of Seborrheic Dermatitis Management

…sider a low-potency corticosteroid lotion. For eyelashes, use baby shampoo on a cotton ball to gently remove scale. For more severe cases, add a topical steroid. Seborrheic dermatitis of non-scalp regions is extremely steroid-responsive, and therefor…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Scabies: Principles of Management of Scabies

…treated. In households where there are babies, this includes babysitters and occasional visitors who have held the baby. Infested persons may not itch for 4-6 weeks after acquiring infection, yet may infect others. Patients often report persistent p…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Syphilis (Lues): Treatment

…icillin therapy as for congenital syphilis (see below) to the baby at birth. 3, 6, 9, 12 and 24 months Indeterminate length, > 1 year duration Intramuscular benzathine penicillin G 2.4 x 106 U weekly for 3 successive weeks Azithromycin 2 g single…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Acne Vulgaris: General Principles of Acne Management

General Principles of Acne Management The clinical subtype, severity, prior treatment, psychological impact, and presence of scarring should be considered for all patients with acne. The treatment of acne usually involves initial therapy followed by…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Ichthyoses?

…d steroid sulfatase deficiency Lamellar ichthyoses (including collodion baby) Sjögren-Larsson syndrome X-linked recessive ichthyosis Multiple sulfatase deficiency Harlequin ichthyosis Trichothiodystrophy syndromes Refsun syndrome Epidermolytic ichthy…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

…ppears to be covered by a tight shiny envelope that resembles collodion or a baked apple. Shedding of this shiny membrane reveals erythroderma and large, plate-like scales that are widespread. Non-bullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma is not…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Cytomegalic inclusion disease

…, or hemorrhagic vesicles and bullae. “Blueberry-muffin baby” refers to the appearance of infants with a widespread papulonodular purpuric eruption, i.e., a manifestation of extramedullary hematopoiesis, caused by cytomegalovirus. Differe…