Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Borreliosis (Lyme Disease): Clinical Cases

…h the woods No known history of tick bites Otherwise healthy, feeling well Initial evaluation Exam reveals a 7 cm annular erythematous, urticarial plaque consistent with erythema chronicum migrans No tick bites noted Review of systems does not indi…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Erysipelas/Cellulitis: Clinical Cases

…hospital for IV antibiotics (penicillin G) Next day Patient feeling better Significant reduction in erythema and edema of the left ear Fever resolved Discharge with 10-day course of oral amoxicillin Follow-up in 10 days in outpatient clinic (resolv…

Dermatology Practical & Conceptual

Microscopic examination of normal nail clippings

…, on the same day. There was no statistical difference in the feeling of dryness or in difficulty in cutting of the specimens among the groups (p=1 in both variables). Both PAS and H&E in the formalin and dry groups were adequate for analysis and…