Search Results for: macular amyloidosis

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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Amyloidosis

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A condition in which deposits of a fibrillary protein (amyloid) appear in the skin as macules, papules, and nodules consequent to the effects of local factors, or as patches (which may be purpuric), plaques, nodules, and tumors as a result of a systemic disease like myeloma.

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Amyloidosis

A condition in which deposits of a fibrillary protein (amyloid) appear in the skin as macules, papules, and nodules consequent to the effects of local factors, or as patches (which may be purpuric), plaques, nodules, and tumors as a result of a…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Seborrheic Dermatitis: Key Points

…a chronic intermittent rash typically affecting the face, ears, scalp, and trunk. It is marked by an erythematous papular or macular eruption often with greasy yellow scale, sometimes accompanied by pruritus. This condition is believed to result…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Kaposi’s Sarcoma: Overview

….2-0.5 mg/cc. Use 0.1-0.5 cc/lesion, not to exceed 2 mg/treatment session. Treatments may be repeated biweekly. b. For flat (macular) or slightly infiltrated lesions, especially those less than 1 cm in maximum diameter, cryotherapy with two…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Macular and papular (lichenoid) amyloidosis-Cutaneous solely

…ual lesions Macules and papules Course Protracted Variations clinical Papular amyloidosis (lichenoid amyloidosis) represents macular amyloidosis on which lichen simplex chronicus has been imposed. Differential diagnosis clinical A similar rippled…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Prurigo Nodularis: Overview

…appear identical to prurigo nodularis on the extensor surfaces of the upper extremities. Hypertrophic lichen planus, lichen amyloidosis, and discoid lupus erythematosus also may be clinically similar. Lesions similar to prurigo nodularis can occur…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Erythema Multiforme: Key Points

…f sharply marginated circular or polycyclic lesions with central dusky erythema, concentric edematous blanching, rimmed by a macular erythematous border. The central portion may be bullous. Mucosal lesions are seen in 25% of cases and typically…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Actinic Keratosis (a.k.a. Solar Keratosis): Clinical Cases

…fter treatment Follow-up in 6-8 weeks Follow-up evaluation at 8 weeks Lesion has been completely eradicated, with only faint macular erythema; here no induration or scale present Photoprotection counseling Follow-up for skin exam in 6 months Case 2…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Vascular Birthmarks: Key Points

…commonly located on the face and neck. HOI typically present in the first few days to weeks of life as a subtle erythematous macular lesion that rapidly proliferates over weeks to months to form a bright red, soft, papillated tumor. Dulling of the…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Lichen amyloidosis vs. Colloid milium

A condition in which deposits of a fibrillary protein (amyloid) appear in the skin as macules, papules, and nodules consequent to the effects of local factors, or as patches (which may be purpuric), plaques, nodules, and tumors as a result of a…

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