Search Results for: neutrophilic eccrine hidradenitis

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Hidradenitis Suppurativa: Key Points

…med abscesses. In rare cases, lesions of pyoderma gangrenosum can occur concurrently within areas of HS or at distant sites. Hidradenitis suppurativa is more prevalent in women. Risk factors for disease include obesity, smoking, and Crohn’s disease….

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Hidradenitis Suppurativa: References

…r hidradenitis suppurativa: what does the evidence say? Amer J Clin Derm, 13: 283-291. Alikhan A, Lynch PJ, Eisen DB (2009). Hidradenitis suppurativa: a comprehensive review (CME), JAAD, 60: 539-561. Jemec G (2012). Clinical practice: Hidradenitis

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Sweet’s Syndrome (Acute Febrile Neutrophil Dermatosis): Key Points

…inor criteria: Major criteria: Abrupt onset of tender or painful erythematous or violaceous plaques or nodules Predominantly neutrophilic infiltration in the dermis without leukocytoclastic vasculitis Minor criteria: Preceding fever or infection…

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Hidradenitis Suppurativa: Treatment

…After their recovery, patients are in general quite satisfied with the long-term, usually permanent remission. Genitocrural hidradenitis can also be totally excised, but often extensive grafting or prolonged healing is required owing to the large…

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Alopecia: Key Points

…omalacia), empty hair follicles, evidence of peri-follicular hemorrhage or inflammation Discontinue hair pulling, counseling Neutrophilic scarring alopecia Due to scalp inflammation Types: tufted folliculitis, folliculitis decalvans, dissecting…

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Sweet’s Syndrome (Acute Febrile Neutrophil Dermatosis): References

…nized variant of cutaneous lupus erythematosus, JAAD, 66(1):92-97. Dabade TS, Davis MD (2011) Diagnosis and treatment of the neutrophilic dermatoses (pyoderma gangrenosum, Sweet’s), Derm Therapy, 24(2):273-284. Schadt CR, Callen JP (2012) Management…

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Pyoderma Gangrenosum: Key Points

Key Points Pyoderma gangrenosum is a type of ulcerating neutrophilic dermatosis. The classic morphology of pyoderma gangrenosum is an ulcer with a violaceous rim and undermined border. PG lesions may develop very rapidly (in days) and may be…

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Hidradenitis Suppurativa: Clinical Cases

…thy Indurated plaques with scattered nodules, cysts, and sinus tracts with moderate erythema in bilateral axillae Diagnosis: hidradenitis suppurativa No skin biopsy is required Treatment options discussed; patient opts for systemic antibiotics….

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Granuloma Annulare: Key Points

…ory response; this hypothesis has been suggested for similar reactive granulomatous processes in the skin (such as palisaded neutrophilic and granulomatous dermatitis or interstitial granulomatous dermatitis). Others have suggested that GA…

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