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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Palmar and Plantar Keratoderma: Overview

…temic therapy, particularly with oral retinoids, for incapacitated 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…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Seborrheic Dermatitis: Principles of Seborrheic Dermatitis Management

…le 2% cream or gel applied b.i.d. are first-line. For ears, consider 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…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Scabies: Principles of Management of Scabies

…ame time. All family members, even if they do not itch, must be 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…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Syphilis (Lues): Treatment

…hromycin may not adequately treat the fetus.Give additional penicillin 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…

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…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Ichthyoses?

…pe (ichthyosis vulgaris, rarely develops before age three months and is most commonly found in older children). In addition, collodion baby and harlequin fetus describes the skin condition of some of these affected infants.” Turkington C,…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

…infants who have the condition often are born with skin that appears 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…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Cytomegalic inclusion disease

…y present itself as ulcers, purpuric papules, indurated plaques, 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…