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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Porokeratosis

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A constellation of conditions that assumes various forms clinically but whose most dependable denominator in common (the exception being the punctate manifestation) is a keratotic ring around a central zone of atrophy, e.g., in a congenital expression that takes the form of a plaque (Mibelli), in a congenital manifestation in which lesions are in linear array (segmental), in an acquired type induced by ultraviolet light (disseminated superficial actinic), and in an acquired form in which lesions are not in photodistribution (disseminated superficial).

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Porokeratosis

A constellation of conditions that assumes various forms clinically but whose most dependable denominator in common (the exception being the punctate manifestation) is a keratotic ring around a central zone of atrophy, e.g., in a congenital expressi…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Porokeratosis

A constellation of conditions that assumes various forms clinically but whose most dependable denominator in common (the exception being the punctate manifestation) is a keratotic ring around a central zone of atrophy, e.g., in a congenital expressi…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Gonorrhea and Disseminated Gonococcemia

A constellation of conditions that assumes various forms clinically but whose most dependable denominator in common (the exception being the punctate manifestation) is a keratotic ring around a central zone of atrophy, e.g., in a congenital expressi…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Superficial Fungal Infections

A constellation of conditions that assumes various forms clinically but whose most dependable denominator in common (the exception being the punctate manifestation) is a keratotic ring around a central zone of atrophy, e.g., in a congenital expressi…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Porokeratosis: Overview

…r greater. Alternative Steps Cryotherapy may eradicate small superficial lesions, but usually must be applied aggressively enough to create a small superficial scar. Pulse dye laser for erythematous lesions or Nd:YAG laser may be used for cosmetic…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Superficial Fungal Infections: Key Points

…n of the nails). Areas of the body that are prone to recurrent superficial fungal infections (i.e., feet, groin folds) may benefit from keeping the skin dry to prevent repeated infection. Epidemiology Superficial fungal infections of the skin, nails…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Herpes Zoster & Varicella: Key Points

…ement. In very severe cases, herpes zoster may be systemically disseminated, resulting in a generalized vesicular eruption with possible internal organ involvement; immunocompromised and immunosuppressed individuals are at high risk for disseminated

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Borreliosis (Lyme Disease): Key Points

Key Points Infection with various Borrelia species causes borreliosis, which may have cutaneous and systemic manifestations. This infection is transmitted through bites of the Ixodes species of ticks. Early Lyme disease (erythema chronicum migrans…

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