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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Bullous Pemphigoid: Treatment

…steps Systemic prednisone (0.5-1 mg/kg; severe disease may require higher dosages) with slow, gradual taper. Supplement with spot-treatment of new lesions with high potency topical corticosteroids (short course of clobetasol 0.05% to individual…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Blue Nevus?

…igmented melanocytes placed among collagen bundles in the reticular dermis. There are several variants, including the common Mongolian spots and the much rarer nevi of Ota and Ito.” Elder DE, Murphy GF. Benign melanocytic tumors (nevi). In:…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Lentigo?

…ces Institute of Pathology, 1991; Third Series, Fascicle 2:139, 208, 210. “Reticulated black solar lentigo (‘ink spot’ lentigo). . . . Clinically, a black lentigo can be distinguished from the darkly pigmented PUVA lentigo by its…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Applicable Terms

…ngstanding lesions of lichen sclerosus et atrophicus, lichen simplex chronicus, and lichen myxedematosus. MACULE [L. macula (spot)]: A small, flat, nonpalpable spot on the skin, up to 1.0 cm in size, and of a color different from that of the…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Colors Stereotypical for Diseases Specific?

…(antimalarials, amiodarone, phenothiazine, etc.) .Erythema dyschromicum perstans Heavy metal toxicity (gold, bismuth, etc.) Mongolian spot Nevus of Ota and Ito Riehl’s melanosis” Rapini R. Clinical and pathologic differential diagnosis….

Clinical Case Studies

Multiple Trichoepitheliomas

…Coherent, Inc., Santa Clara, CA) was then used in the short pulsed mode to go over all treated areas at 400 mJ with the 3-mm spot. (Figure 2A, B) The patient tolerated the procedure well. (Figure 3) Figure 2A. Immediately postprocedure with the CO2…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Suggested Readings

…nd skin carcinogenesis. Cell 1990;61:1329-1337. Ketabchi N, Ackerman AB. The hair disk II: sensitive spot, touch unit, touch spot, touch dome, touch corpuscle, tactile corpuscle, or tylotrich pad? Dermatopathol Pract Concept 1996;2(3):131-146….