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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Syphilis (Lues): Key Points

…n and the organ systems involved. Five subtypes of syphilis can be distinguished: primary, secondary, or early syphilis of less than 1 year’s duration; infection of indeterminate length, or more than 1 year’s duration; neurosyphilis;…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Histiocytosis X/Langerhans Cell Histiocytoses: Overview

Overview Langerhans cell histiocytoses (Class I histiocytosis) are a group of disorders most common in childhood due to the accumulation or proliferation of a clonal population of cells bearing the phenotype of a Langerhans cell that has been…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Epidermolysis Bullosa: Overview

…l of the blister formation. The ideal strategy would be to correct the genetic abnormality; however, since this is not yet possible, the strategy is to avoid cutaneous trauma if possible and to heal the wounds that result from injury to the skin….

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Hidradenitis Suppurativa: Treatment

…mild to moderate hidradenitis suppurativa is topical or systemic antibiotics. For very severe disease, systemic immunosuppression, specifically with anti-TNF-alpha inhibitors, may be first-line. First steps Medical Culture draining sinus tracts or…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Rosacea: Treatment

…nce-daily application of brimonidine gel 0.33% (Mirvaso) has been approved as an effective topical treatment for facial redness in rosacea. Papulo-pustular subtype This subtype is best treated with topical or systemic antibiotics and/or topical 5%…

Longterm digital monitoring in the diagnosis and management of congenital nevi of the nail apparatus showing pseudo-Hutchinson’s sign

Longterm digital monitoring in the diagnosis and management of congenital nevi of the nail apparatus showing pseudo-Hutchinson’s sign

…e 1G). The follow-up revealed that the dark brown lines were gradually decreasing and the blue-gray dots were subsiding. A possibility of melanoma has been ruled out because of scarce change through the follow-up for eight years. Figure 1….

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Dermatitis Herpetiformis: Key Points

…d by IgA autoantibodies to epidermal transglutaminase. Dapsone is the first-line therapy for DH. Strict gluten avoidance is essential. Though gluten avoidance ultimately may prevent recurrence of DH flares, avoidance of gluten as sole treatment of…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Polymorphous Light Eruption

An inflammatory process that appears on skin exposed to sunlight, especially the face, neck, sternal region, arms, and dorsa of hands, and consists mostly of edematous papules that may become confluent to form plaques, and at times, papulovesicles.

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Lentigo Maligna?

…t, there is a long period characterized by an increase in number of structurally normal melanocytes per unit area, which is associated with an irregular, uniform tan, freckle-like, gross lesion. This initial phase may be said to constitute the stage…