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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Rosacea: Key Points

…. Patients with rosacea flush, have facial erythema, telangectasia, papules and pustules, sebaceous hyperplasia of the nose (rhinophyma), and/or ocular symptoms. Triggers for flushing include alcohol, sun exposure, hot weather, exercise, ingestion…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Rosacea: Initial Evaluation

…gular skin texture, edema, hypertrophy and hyperplasia of sebaceous glands, connective tissue, and vascular bed of the nose (rhinophyma). These changes can also be seen on the chin (gnathophyma), ears (otophyma), forehead (metophyma), and eyelids…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Rosacea: Treatment

…nt is a candidate for surgical/laser resurfacing of the affected area by a dermatologist. Electrosurgical sculpturing of the rhinophymatous nose gives excellent results, is fast, and is almost bloodless. It is equivalent to laser therapy, although…

Clinical Case Studies

Rhinophyma with Basal Cell Carcinoma

…; 114:351-354. 15277798 2. Redett, R. J., Manson, P. N., Goldberg, N., Girotto, J., and Spence, R. J. Methods and Results of Rhinophyma Treatment. Plast. Reconstr. Surg. 2001; 107: 1115-1123. 11373550 Search Derm101.com for rhinophyma and basal cell…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Rosacea

…of ingestion of large quantities of alcohol being a factor in its pathogenesis. Metaphyma is the same process pathologic as rhinophyma, but on a site on a face other than the nose. Bibliography Bibliography for rosacea in general Gupta AK, Chaudhry…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Images

…terspersed with fibroplasia, in turn interspersed, among sebaceous lobules + 10.94.10C + 10.94.10D + 10.94.10E + 10.94.10F = Rhinophyma The sequence of events in this lesion of rhinophyma was rupture of infundibular cysts, suppurative…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

"Folliculitis" (Infundibulitis)

…ones, but often is joined by firm papules, and on the nose by a combination of infundibular cysts and sebaceous hyperplasia (rhinophyma). Pyoderma gangrenosum often starts out as suppurative infundibulitis and galvanizes to become extensive…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Behçet’s Disease

…rd of the face in both horizontal and vertical directions and sometimes is associated with prominent telangiectases and with rhinophyma. Panniculitis Erythema nodosum presents itself as bilateral tender nodules or plaques on the lower extremities,…

What is Rosacea?

What is Rosacea?

…fibrosis) that can be cosmetically disfiguring in appearance. The nose is the most common site of phymatous rosacea, termed rhinophyma, but the ears (otophyma), chin (gnathophyma), forehead (metophyma), and eyelids (blepharophyma) can also be…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

…cial perivascular infiltrates of lymphocytes around widely dilated venules. How those changes are related to the papular and rhinophymatous expressions of rosacea is not known. In rhinophyma, the most dramatic presentation of rosacea, bulbous…