Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Candidiasis: Treatment

…to inflamed skin, as they will cause stinging or irritation. Intertrigo is a distinct inflammatory eruption affecting intertrigious sites that results from friction. Pale erythematous, macerated plaques are the clinical hallmarks of intertrigo, and…

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 may…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Errors and Reasons

…reosinophilic syndrome will cease to be with finality. Error: Intertrigo, prurigo, and seborrhea refer to specific diseases. Reason: Intertrigo simply is irritation secondary to friction of intertriginous sites; prurigo refers to itching, and seborrh…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Hailey-Hailey disease

…olve 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 histopathologic Hailey-Hailey disease misdiagnosed clinically…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Images

…ctured 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 proliferation, are imposed on findings typical of Hailey-Hailey disease….

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Eczema?

…ious eczematous dermatitis Nummular eczema Autoeczematization Intertrigo and diaper dermatitis Exfoliative dermatitis Hand and foot eczema Perioral dermatitis” Clark RA, Hopkins TT. The other Eczemas. In Moschella SL, Hur- Ley HJ, eds. Dermato…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Study By Disease

…bite” (Quiz #541) Insect “bite” (Quiz #544) Intertrigo (Quiz #239) Kaposi’s sarcoma, macular and papular stages (Quiz #820) Kaposi’s sarcoma, plaque stage (Quiz #816) Keloid (Quiz #181) Keloid (Quiz #182) Keloid (Quiz #5…