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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Nevus Sebaceus

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A hamartoma of epidermis, epithelial structures of adnexa, and presumably dermal elements, typified, when fully formed, by a papillated or verrucous yellowish plaque situated usually on the scalp.

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Nevus Sebaceus

A hamartoma of epidermis, epithelial structures of adnexa, and presumably dermal elements, typified, when fully formed, by a papillated or verrucous yellowish plaque situated usually on the scalp. The condition may present itself as a solitary lesio…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Epidermal Nevi

Epidermal nevi are hamartomas in which the epidermis is abnormal, being hyperkeratotic, and in which lesions are aligned along Blaschko’s lines….

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Melanocytic Nevi and Melanotic Macules

Hamartomas (“congenital” melanocytic nevi) and benign neoplasms (“acquired” melanocytic nevi) of various specific types, all of which are composed of abnormal melanocytes and manifested clinically as lesions of different colo…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Kaposi’s Sarcoma: Overview

…ciated Kaposi’s sarcoma Iatrogenic immunosuppression for connective tissue disease, malignancy, organ transplantation, or other immunosuppressive conditions have been associated with the development of KS or the worsening of stable endemic KS….

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Scars, Keloids, and Anetodermas

A type of fibrosing inflammation characterized clinically by lesions that at first are elevated and that do not extend beyond the exact site of injury and that in time tend to shrink, sometimes even becoming atrophic….

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Pernio/Chilblains: Key Points

…trict variably based on the need to conserve heat or to ensure tissue perfusion and prevent ischemia; in patients with pernio some have postulated that there is either prolonged vasoconstriction leading to mild tissue hypoperfusion and localized infl…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Melanoma

A malignant neoplasm of melanocytes that, in the skin, begins as a macule and may become a patch or a papule. A flat lesion of melanoma tends to be asymmetrical, poorly circumscribed with a scalloped, jagged, or notched border, and variegate, mostly…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Photosensitivity Dermatoses: Overview

…tion. Porphyrias, lupus erythematosus and other photosensitive connective tissue disorders, and pellagrous dermatitis must be ruled out in all patients who develop a chronic course. Photosensitive Drug Eruptions Photosensitive drug eruptions may pres…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Rosacea: Subtypes of Rosacea and Their Treatment

…xture, edema, hypertrophy and hyperplasia of sebaceous glands, connective tissue, and vascular bed of the nose (rhinophyma). These changes can also be seen on the chin (gnathophyma), ears (otophyma), forehead (metophyma), and eyelids (blepharophyma)….

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Erythema Elevatum Diutinum: Overview

…gic disorders, celiac disease, Wegener’s granulomatosis, connective tissue disorders, and recurrent streptococcal infections. In HIV/AIDS, nodules on the soles are characteristic. First Steps The treatment of choice is oral dapsone 50-100 mg on…

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