Search Results for: condylomata acuminata

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Warts: Treatment

…ly than podophyllotoxin, and has a higher response rate in women than in men. Treat for up to 20 weeks. Subsequent steps For condylomata not responding to repeated treatments, consider referral to a specialist. Pitfalls Blisters may occur following…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Verrucae

…res on different sites such as volar skin, i.e., verrucae palmares et plantares, and near or on mucous membranes, i.e., condylomata acuminata) and flat (verrucae planae), and by the type of inciting papillomavirus, HPV 6 and 11 for condylomata

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Warts: Key Points

…types of warts: flat warts (verruca plana); common warts (verruca vulgaris) and plantar warts; and genital warts (condyloma acuminata). The different wart types are caused by distinct strains of HPV: flat warts (HPV3), common warts (HPV2, 4),…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Warts: Initial Evaluation

…a) Bowenoid papulosis Differential diagnosis Actinic keratoses Squamous cell carcinoma Seborrheic keratoses…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Syphilis

An inflammatory process, caused by the spirochete Treponema pallidum, that tends to evolve through three stages, namely, primary (typified usually by a solitary chancre), secondary (characterized by widespread macules and papules on skin and mucous…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Syphilis

…ped lesion of secondary syphilis may appear to be uninvolved. Neutrophils in the epidermis of secondary syphilis, whether in condylomata lata, rupial lesions, or even in scaly papules that are neither moist nor crusted, signify that the epidermis…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

…s particularly on the genitalia of young adults. The papules, when viewed by conventional microscopy, have the silhouette of condylomata acuminata but the features cytopathologic of squamous-cell carcinoma in situ. Bowenoid papulosis represents…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Epidermolytic hyperkeratosis vs. Plane wart

An inflammatory process, caused by the spirochete Treponema pallidum, that tends to evolve through three stages, namely, primary (typified usually by a solitary chancre), secondary (characterized by widespread macules and papules on skin and mucous…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Pagetoid Bowen’s disease vs. Extramammary Paget’s disease

An inflammatory process, caused by the spirochete Treponema pallidum, that tends to evolve through three stages, namely, primary (typified usually by a solitary chancre), secondary (characterized by widespread macules and papules on skin and mucous…