Search Results for: tuberous sclerosis

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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases


…espread patches and plaques (morphea) and by localized linear lesions (linear scleroderma), whereas the other expresses itself diffusely on acral parts of the skin especially, and in internal organs (acrosclerosis, systemic sclerosis)….

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Balanitis: Overview

…ypes is discussed separately. Certain specific skin diseases (e.g., Reiter’s disease, psoriasis, lichen planus, lichen sclerosis et atrophicus, syphilis, and scabies) may affect the glans penis preferentially. A total skin examination to rule…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Lichen Sclerosus et Atrophicus: Overview

Kraurosis Vulvae / Balanitis Xerotica Obliterans Patients can be divided into three clinical groups for management: prepubertal children, adults with anogenital disease, and adults with extragenital disease. Prepubertal children at times have…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Fibrous Papule of the Face and Analogues of It

…firm, skin-colored papule. It usually occurs on the nose, but it can occur anywhere on the face. When solitary, or few, the lesion is termed “fibrous papule,” but when innumerable on the face in the context of tuberous sclerosis it is…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Epidermal Nevi

Epidermal nevi are hamartomas in which the epidermis is abnormal, being hyperkeratotic, and in which lesions are aligned along Blaschko’s lines.

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases


Largely exophytic noninflammatory papules or nodules of various kinds made up mostly of collagen.

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology


…f porphyria cutanea tarda) Linear (en coup de sabre and facial hemiatrophy) Both cutaneous and systemic Progressive systemic sclerosis Diffuse systemic sclerosis CREST syndrome Chemically induced, e.g., l-tryptophan-related eosinophilia-myalgia…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Radiation dermatitis and panniculitis

…hrombi that plug vessels in the reticular dermis. Malignant epithelial neoplasms seem to develop secondary to the effects of sclerosis on the epidermis, analogous to the situation in sclerosis of lichen sclerosus et atrophicus, chronic discoid lupus…

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