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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Cysts and Cystic Hamartomas

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Papules, nodules, and tumors that, on gross examination, are usually skin colored and, on histopathologic examination, consist of an epithelium-lined sac that contains fluid, cells, or both in the case of true cysts and of cysts that are associated with other epithelial elements of adnexa in the case of cystic hamartomas.

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Hidradenitis Suppurativa: Clinical Cases

…inues to return for follow-up every 3-4 months, requiring occasional intralesional triamcinolone 5 mg/cc injection to active cysts and sinus tracts Case 2 21-year-old male No significant past medical history and she takes no medications Denies GI…

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Acne Vulgaris: Initial Evaluation

…ustules Moderate-to-severe: numerous lesions, can also involve the trunk, may scar, comedones, papules, pustules, nodules or cysts present Severe: presence of scarring in the setting of comedones, papules, pustules, nodules or cysts, involvement of…

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Acne Vulgaris: Clinical Cases

…ith improvement but relapse after stopping the drugs; no treatment for the last 2 months Numerous inflammatory lesions, with cysts, nodules, and comedones on the face and trunk, also with scarring Treatment Referral to a dermatologist, if available…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Hidradenitis Suppurativa: Key Points

…earing apocrine glands; the groin, axillae, and inframammary areas are typically involved. The classic lesions of HS include cysts, nodules, sinus tracts, and inflamed abscesses. In rare cases, lesions of pyoderma gangrenosum can occur concurrently…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Alopecia: Treatment

…d by some, it is not of proven benefit. Rule out androgen excess syndromes in women. The patient may have adrenal or ovarian cysts or tumors. Alopecia areata Limited hair loss No treatment may be required, as spontaneous regrowth is common in 2-6…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Acne Vulgaris: Key Points

…al antibiotic use. Acne vulgaris is characterized by comedones, papules, and pustules, or a combination of lesions. Nodules, cysts, and scarring are seen in more severe disease. Factors involved in the pathogenesis of acne include: alteration of…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Preface

…ntact dermatitis, and allergic vasculitis. Some subjects incorporated in the contents are more inclusive, to wit, alopecias, cysts and cystic hamartomas, drug eruptions, sclerodermas, viral exanthems, amyloidosis, atypical mycobacterial infections,…

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