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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Psoriasis: Key Points

…affect the skin, joints and nails Psoriasis typically affects the scalp, ears, palms, soles, elbows, knees, and intergluteal cleft; it can result in erythroderma (generalized erythema) or be pustular. Initial treatment of psoriasis is followed by…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Psoriasis: Clinical Overview

…es and plaques with silvery hyperkeratotic scale that affects the scalp, ears, palms, soles, elbows, knees, and intergluteal cleft; it usually spares the face in adults, but may involve the face in approximately half of affected children. Arthritis…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Darier’s Disease: Key Points

…ion: scalp, forehead, central face including the nasolabial folds, retroauricular neck, upper trunk, groin, and intergluteal cleft. Involvement of intertriginous sites can result in vegetative plaques. Other clinical variants include a cornifying…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Hailey-Hailey Disease: Treatment

…remissions (up to years) of refractory areas of HHD. This therapy is particularly useful for lesions in the axillae, gluteal cleft, and groin. Surgical excision and possibly photodynamic therapy can produce similar results. A recent case series…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Darier’s Disease

A genetically determined disorder in which numerous closely set keratotic papules are present on the skin, especially the trunk, in nail units, and on mucous membranes, particularly the palate, but also rarely in other parts of the gastrointestinal…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Applicable Terms

…connective tissue adjacent, the neoplasm responsible usually being benign, as is the case for large nodular trichoblastoma. Clefts are thought to result from retraction of elements of tissue during fixation or during processing of a specimen….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Algorithms Predicated on “Nonspecific” Findings

…any process that results in poor adhesion of epithelial cells and dermis, e.g., basal-cell carcinoma, may be associated with clefts. Click image to enlarge. + Fibroplasia in a band beneath the cleft = Scar + Sclerosis in a band across the upper part…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…r layers are dyskeratotic. 10.44.11A: Perivascular and interstitial dermatitis, psoriasiform + 10.44.11B: Foci of suprabasal clefts, acantholytic dyskeratotic cells in the spinous, granular, and parakeratotic layers, and serum in some intraepidermal…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…ridges. 10.60.10A: Perivascular dermatitis, interface, lichenoid + 10.60.10B: Lymphocytes along the dermoepidermal junction, cleft, wedge-shaped hypergranulosis, and compact orthokeratosis = Lichen planus, fully developed The cleft resulted from…

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