Search Results for: large congenital nevus

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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Nevus Sebaceus

A hamartoma of epidermis, epithelial structures of adnexa, and presumably dermal elements, typified, when fully formed, by a papillated or verrucous yellowish plaque situated usually on the scalp.

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Nevus Sebaceus

…ted usually on the scalp. The condition may present itself as a solitary lesion or as multiple lesions that follow Blaschko’s lines and, when systematized, is almost always associated with other congenital abnormalities….

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Syphilis (Lues): Key Points

…olvement Neurosyphilis Cranial nerve dysfunction, meningitis, stroke, altered mental status, general paresis, tabes dorsalis Congenital syphilis Saddle nose Saber shin, Clutton’s joints, Higoumenakis sign, hepatosplenomegaly, neurosyphilis,…

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Vascular Birthmarks: Key Points

…a distinct natural history; they are present at birth and often persist throughout life. Most are benign lesions, such as a nevus simplex (a.k.a. salmon patch) or a port-wine stain. However, some represent a manifestation of a syndrome with…

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Lymphomatoid Papulosis: Overview

…ent of cutaneous and systemic lymphomas. Routine and regular evaluations are required. Any lesion of LyP that continues to enlarge and does not autoinvolute must be biopsied to rule out the development of anaplastic CD30+ large cell lymphoma. Oral…

The long history of a melanoma associated with a congenital large plaque type blue nevus with subcutaneous cellular nodules

The long history of a melanoma associated with a congenital large plaque type blue nevus with subcutaneous cellular nodules

…ent and the possible coexistence of benign, borderline or malignant subcutaneous nodules in the same LPTBN-SN. Patients with large congenital blue nevi should be advised on the potential oncologic transformation of these lesions, the importance of…

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Melanoma: Key Points

…noma, nodular melanoma, acral lentiginous melanoma, amelanotic melanoma, mucosal melanoma, and ocular melanoma. Prognosis is largely determined by histologic features of the primary melanoma (depth of invasion and/or the degree to which the tumor…

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Syphilis (Lues): Treatment

…romycin 500 mg q.i.d. for 15 days; erythromycin may not adequately treat the fetus.Give additional penicillin therapy as for congenital syphilis (see below) to the baby at birth. 3, 6, 9, 12 and 24 months Indeterminate length, > 1 year duration…

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Granuloma Annulare: Key Points

…ssociations. Most of the data surrounding GA and potential associated diseases comes from small, retrospective studies, with large-scale epidemiologic studies lacking. With that caveat, there is a growing literature suggesting a potential…

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