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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Candidiasis: Treatment

…o, and they are typically KOH negative. Reduction of friction and inflammation (with topical corticosteroids) is helpful for intertrigo. It is important to note that intertrigo can be complicated by candidal or bacterial overgrowth. Caution to use…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Hailey-Hailey Disease: Initial Evaluation

…sease Differential Diagnosis Tinea cruris Inverse psoriasis Pemphigus vulgaris Pemphigus foliaceus Extramammary Paget’s disease Darier’s disease Also: Erythrasma Subcorneal pustular dermatosis / IgA pemphigus / Intertrigo Dowling-Degos / Galli-Galli…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Candidiasis

An inflammatory disease caused by the yeast Candida albicans and manifested clinically as erythematous papules and pustules that may become confluent to form plaques in the case of the former and erosions in the case of the latter. The nail unit…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Errors and Reasons

…cision for what it is and when that happens, the so-called hypereosinophilic syndrome will cease to be with finality. Error: Intertrigo, prurigo, and seborrhea refer to specific diseases. Reason: Intertrigo simply is irritation secondary to friction…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Hailey-Hailey disease

…with them. Allergic contact dermatitis (to deodorants) may involve the axilla, but blisters are tense, not flaccid. Candida intertrigo is affiliated with pustules, but not vesiculopustules or flaccid blisters. Clinical miscues as clues to diagnosis…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Eczema?

…czema Stasis dermatitis Lichen simplex chronicus/prurigo Infectious eczematous dermatitis Nummular eczema Autoeczematization Intertrigo and diaper dermatitis Exfoliative dermatitis Hand and foot eczema Perioral dermatitis” Clark RA, Hopkins…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Images

…rmis + 10.45.6C + 10.45.6D = Hailey-Hailey diseaseThe lesion pictured was situated in the groin, which explains why signs of intertrigo, i.e., lichen simplex chronicus in the form of compact orthokeratosis, hypergranulosis, and spinous cell…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Study By Disease

…(Quiz #42) Insect “bite” (Quiz #450) Insect “bite” (Quiz #541) Insect “bite” (Quiz #544) Intertrigo (Quiz #239) Kaposi’s sarcoma, macular and papular stages (Quiz #820) Kaposi’s sarcoma, plaque stage…