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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Epidermal Nevi

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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

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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 colors, shapes, and sizes, among them, macules and patches, papules and plaques, and nodules and tumors.

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…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Palmar and Plantar Keratoderma

A keratotic condition of the palms and soles, inherited usually, but sometimes acquired, in which involvement may be diffuse, circumscribed (including striate), or punctate….

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Lupus: Key Points

Key Points Lupus is a disease that presents across a broad spectrum of cutaneous and systemic manifestations. It may be cutaneous-only or systemic with cutaneous manifestations; some patients with systemic lupus do not have cutaneous involvement. D…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Dermatitis Herpetiformis: Key Points

Key Points Dermatitis herpetiformis (DH) is an intensely pruritic, chronic disorder characterized by symmetrically distributed papulovesicles, bullae, or erosions. DH is an autoimmune blistering disease that is a cutaneous manifestation of gluten s…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Melanoma: Clinical Cases

…inical Cases Case 1 37-year-old woman with >75 atypical nevi No family history of atypical nevi or melanoma Presents for an evaluation of a “new mole” that rapidly developed on the right leg A full-body skin examination is performed and does n…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Melanoma: Key Points

…y. Risk factors for melanoma includes family history, atypical nevi, numerous nevi, genetic factors and UV exposure. The variation in size, elevation, depth (of invasion), color, and secondary changes, such as erosions or ulcerations, produce a large…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Drug Eruptions: Therapy

Therapy First-line therapy: Prompt identification and discontinuation of the offending agent is an essential first step. In most cases, the cutaneous reaction will resolve in 2-5 days without therapy; patients may continue to get new lesions during…

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