Search Results for: congenital reticular ichthyosiform erythroderma

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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Livedo Vasculitis and Livedo Reticularis

A type of small-vessel vasculitis (venulitis) of the skin, occurring especially in the vicinity of the ankle, characterized at first by purpuric macules and patches that, in time, may become hemorrhagic blisters that ulcerate and heal with white, stellate scars (atrophie blanche).

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Livedo Reticularis

Bluish red net-like pattern of macules and patches, a consequence of dilated small end vessels of the superficial plexus.

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Exfoliative Erythroderma: Overview

…nitial therapy. Most patients benefit from topical therapy, and systemic steroids may cause long-term management problems in erythrodermas caused by psoriasis. Carefully monitor for medical complications of erythroderma, including high-output…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Ichthyoses/Disorders of Cornification: Overview

…successful control of bullous ichthyosiform erythroderma (epidermolytic hyperkeratosis), lamellar ichthyosis, and nonbullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma generally are higher than those employed for other applications (e.g., acne, cancer…

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Syphilis (Lues): Key Points

…olvement Neurosyphilis Cranial nerve dysfunction, meningitis, stroke, altered mental status, general paresis, tabes dorsalis Congenital syphilis Saddle nose Saber shin, Clutton’s joints, Higoumenakis sign, hepatosplenomegaly, neurosyphilis,…

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Melanoma: Key Points

…hout involvement of the papillary-reticular dermal interface III Invasion to the papillary dermis without extension into the reticular dermis IV Invasion into the reticular dermis without involvement of subcutaneous tissue V Invasion into…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Non-bullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma

…Synonyms Autosomal recessive lamellar ichthyosis with normal transglutaminase levels Erythrodermic lamellar ichthyosis (ELI) Congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma Nonbullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma 1 Ichthyosiform erythroderma, Brocq…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Syphilis (Lues): Treatment

…romycin 500 mg q.i.d. for 15 days; erythromycin 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…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Psoriasis: Principles of Psoriasis Management

…lowing psoralen ingestion. Skin cancer screening exams are recommended. Systemic therapy Methotrexate Indications: Psoriatic erythroderma; acute pustular psoriasis; localized pustular psoriasis or treatment-resistant psoriasis (scalp, palms, soles,…

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