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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Dermatomyositis

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An inflammatory disease of children and adults that tends to involve skin and skeletal muscle mostly, the findings in the skin being patches with the color of heliotrope, especially in the periocular region.

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Dermatomyositis

An inflammatory disease of children and adults that tends to involve skin and skeletal muscle mostly, the findings in the skin being patches with the color of heliotrope, especially in the periocular region. The disease manifests itself as poikilode…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Dermatomyositis

An inflammatory disease of children and adults that tends to involve skin and skeletal muscle mostly, the findings in the skin being patches with the color of heliotrope, especially in the periocular region. The disease manifests itself as poikilode…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Dermatomyositis: Overview

…ycle given over 3-5 days may be used. Treatment of Amyopathic Dermatomyositis The skin disease of dermatomyositis can often be quite refractory to treatment. Even when the muscle involvement and other systemic complications are completely controlled…

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 Ti…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Dermatomyositis

Dermatomyositis Presentation stereotypical Age and sex Children or adults; in adults, tending to occur more commonly in women in their fifth or sixth decade Distribution of lesions Widespread, at first on the eyelids, then the entire face, eventuall…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discoid lupus erythematosus vs. Dermatomyositis

An inflammatory disease of children and adults that tends to involve skin and skeletal muscle mostly, the findings in the skin being patches with the color of heliotrope, especially in the periocular region. The disease manifests itself as poikilode…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Dermatomyositis

An inflammatory disease of children and adults that tends to involve skin and skeletal muscle mostly, the findings in the skin being patches with the color of heliotrope, especially in the periocular region. The disease manifests itself as poikilode…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Chondrodermatitis Nodularis Helicis: Key Points

Key points Chondrodermatitis nodularis helicis (CNH) is an uncommon, strikingly painful lesion on the helix or antihelix of the ear, which often appears as a crusted ulceration mimicking a cutaneous malignancy. Diagnosis may be made by clinical exa…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

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

Key Points Indurated, often painful, erythematous nodules are the characteristic skin lesion that marks Sweet’s syndrome. Skin lesions may be bullous or cellulitis-like (pseudocellulitic) in appearance. Skin lesions of Sweet’s syndrome are often ac…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…abundant mucin, an epidermis thin focally, and parakeratosis = Dermatomyositis A paltry infiltrate of inflammatory cells helps in differentiation of dermatomyositis from classic discoid lupus erythematosus, the changes at the interface and in the epi…

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