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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Scars, Keloids, and Anetodermas

A type of fibrosing inflammation characterized clinically by lesions that at first are elevated and that do not extend beyond the exact site of injury and that in time tend to shrink, sometimes even becoming atrophic.

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Anetoderma

…nd of a large lesion of anetoderma is stria atrophicans. Striae are linear lesions that at first are elevated and plethoric (striae distensae) and later, after years, are depressed, atrophic, and white (striae atrophicantes), a result of the…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Lichen Planus: Key Points

…laceous-to-purple, flat-topped polygonal papules, often with a white-to-lavender reticulate overlying scale (Wickham’s striae). They may occur in areas of prior trauma or injury (koebnerization). The prevalence of hepatitis C viral (HCV)…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Lichen Planus: Initial Evaluation

…rked by violaceous-to-purple flat-topped papules, often with a white-to-lavender reticulate overlying scale (Wickham’s striae). Patients report intense pruritus and sometimes koebnerization (development of lesions at areas of trauma/ injury)….

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Lichen Planus: Clinical Cases

…ia Initial evaluation Widespread buccal mucosal involvement with lavender ill-defined reticular plaques with Wickham’s striae overlying No cutaneous lesions Patient is given topical clobetasol ointment to apply to the bilateral buccal mucosa…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Atopic Dermatitis: Treatment

…flammation: Screen frequently for potential adverse effects of long-term topical corticosteroid use (skin atrophy, erythema, striae, or telangiectasias). Adjust the treatment regimen or patient education on the potencies of their prescribed…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Striae atrophicans

…nd of a large lesion of anetoderma is stria atrophicans. Striae are linear lesions that at first are elevated and plethoric (striae distensae) and later, after years, are depressed, atrophic, and white (striae atrophicantes), a result of the…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Pruritic Urticarial Papules and Plaques of Pregnancy

An inflammatory process in pregnant women near term that consists of urticarial papules and plaques, especially on the trunk and particularly in association with lesions of striae atrophicantes, the lesions disappearing shortly after parturition.

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Atrophoderma?

…Traction and pressure atrophy – Anetodermas – Neurogenic skin atrophy – Atrophodermia vermiculata – Striae distensae – Acrodermatitis chronica atrophicans – Lichen sclerosus et atrophicus – Secondary skin…

Dermoscopic patterns in patients with a clinical diagnosis of onychomycosis—results of a prospective study including data of potassium hydroxide (KOH) and culture examination

Dermoscopic patterns in patients with a clinical diagnosis of onychomycosis—results of a prospective study including data of potassium hydroxide (KOH) and culture examination

…sp. was isolated in 5 patients (3.23%). The spiked pattern was present in 39 patients (25.16%) (Figure 1), the longitudinal striae in 94 (60.65%) (Figure 2), linear edge in 34 (21.94%) (Figure 3) and distal irregular termination in 67 patients…