Search Results for: neonatal hemangiomatosis

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Lupus: Clinical Cases

…newborn infant born at 37 weeks gestational age Presents with neonatal-onset annular violaceous scaly plaques on the face, scalp, and trunk Bilateral periocular lesions (raccoon eyes) Anti-Ro/SSA+ (mother is also anti-Ro+), Anti-La/SSB+ ANA+ (speckle…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Acne Vulgaris: General Principles of Acne Management

General Principles of Acne Management The clinical subtype, severity, prior treatment, psychological impact, and presence of scarring should be considered for all patients with acne. The treatment of acne usually involves initial therapy followed by…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Acne Vulgaris: Key Points

…ting persons of almost all ages; it may begin as early as the neonatal period, and peaks between ages of 13-17. For some patients, acne will persist into the fourth or fifth decade of life. Acne is a chronic disease that requires initial and long-ter…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Acne Vulgaris: Initial Evaluation

…ks, in addition to inflammatory papules, pustules, and scars. Neonatal acne: Inflammatory papules and milia on the cheeks of an infant (left) and inflammatory papules and pustules (middle) and crusted papules (right). Acne with scarring: Atrophic acn…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Lupus: References

…2009) A systematic review of drug-induced subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus, BJD, 164:465-472. Wisuthsarewong W, Soongswang J, Chantorn R (2011) Neonatal lupus erythematosus: clinical character, investigation, and outcome, Ped Derm, 28:115-121….

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Lupus: Initial Evaluation

Initial Evaluation Discoid lupus erythematosus Subacute lupus erythematosus Systemic lupus erythematosus Neonatal lupus erythematosus Lupus profundus Differential diagnosis Rosacea, face Tinea faciei Psoriasis Dermatomyositis…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Lupus: Key Points

…sfiguring Bullous lupus Bullous lesions, often photosensitive Neonatal lupus Violaceous to erythematous scaly plaques, often with periocular involvement (raccoon eyes) Female patients (newborns) Anti-Ro/SSA (87%)+ Anti-La/SSB (50%)+ Born to mothers w…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Lupus Erythematosus

…onsidered to be analogues of lupus nephritis, lupus arthritis, lupus carditis, lupus serositis, and lupus encephalitis, all of which are manifestations of a systemic disease that can occur at any age, even in newborns (neonatal lupus erythematosus)….

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Herpes Simplex: Key Points

Key Points Viral infections by herpes simplex (HSV) typically occur in two locations: the orofacial (usually type I) and genital (usually type II). Infections may be primary, recurrent, in the setting of immunosuppression, or superinfection of a pre…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Subacute Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus?

…on of lupus dermatitis is so short-lived. The skin lesions of neonatal lupus erythematosus are those of discoid lupus erythematosus, and when the lesions involute rapidly, no scarring results, but if the lesions persist for many months, scarring ensu…