Search Results for: ichthyosis hystrix

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Ichthyoses/Disorders of Cornification: Overview

…sions in summer are the rule for the milder forms of ichthyosis, and therapy should be adjusted accordingly. Severe forms of ichthyosis Severe forms of ichthyosis generally require the same topical approaches as milder forms. However, in addition,…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Ichthyoses

…ee conditions, namely, ichthyosis vulgaris (and its look-alike, acquired ichthyosis), X-linked ichthyosis, and lamellar ichthyosis. Other conditions purported to be ichthyosis, among them nonbullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma, ichthyosis

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.

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Ichthyosis vulgaris vs. X-linked ichthyosis

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

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Palmar and Plantar Keratoderma: Overview

…rited disorder of the volar surfaces, or as part of a generalized disorder, such as psoriasis, cutaneous T-cell lymphoma, or ichthyosis. Discussion of treatment here is limited to inherited forms only. Treatment First Steps There is no uniformly…

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.

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Darier’s Disease

A genetically determined disorder in which numerous closely set keratotic papules are present on the skin, especially the trunk, in nail units, and on mucous membranes, particularly the palate, but also rarely in other parts of the gastrointestinal…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Sarcoidosis

An inflammatory (granulomatous) process that involves, among other organs, the lungs, lymph nodes, and skin, and the latter in the form usually of papules, sometimes in arcuate and annular configuration, especially on a face, but also on the…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Keratosis Pilaris/Lichen Spinulosus

Keratotic spikes that emerge from dilated ostia of infundibula and are equidistant from one another. The term keratosis pilaris refers to the phenomenon when it presents itself without any distinct arrangement of individual lesions, whereas the…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Ichthyoses?

…simplex” (including xerosis, ichthyosis nitida, ichthyosis nigrans, ichthyosis serpentina, and sauroderma), ichthyosis hystrix, ichthyosis congenita (including a fatal form, i.e., harlequin fetus, and a nonfatal one, i.e., true congenital…