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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Borreliosis (Lyme Disease): Initial Evaluation

…pidermis is the hallmark. Sclerodermatous changes, with thickening and dermal induration, may also occur. Single or multiple blue-to-violaceous fibrotic nodules may arise from within lesions of acrodermatitis chronica atrophicans. Lymphocytoma…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Seborrheic Dermatitis: Principles of Seborrheic Dermatitis Management

…hampoo, such as zinc pyrithione shampoo (such as Head & Shoulders) or selenium sulfide shampoo (such as Selsun or Selsun Blue) or ciclopirox (such as Loprox) on the other days In very young infants who require treatment, consider using…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Pediculosis (Lice): Initial Evaluation

…iously visualized. Important clues include excoriated erythematous papules (shown in this image) or maculae ceruleans (slate-blue macules) on areas of skin that come in contact with the hair. The eggs of head lice are highly monomorphous ovoid…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Nevus?

…gy and pathology and that the term nevus be attended always by a modifier that gives specificity to it, e.g., elastic tissue nevus, nevus comedonicus, nevus anemicus, and Masson’s blue neuronevus. There is no place for the erroneous concept of…

Melanoma arising in a giant nevus spilus maculosus

Melanoma arising in a giant nevus spilus maculosus

…nodule with surrounding erythema. Figure 2. The nodule on the right leg appeared in association with a speckled lentiginous nevus (nevus spilus). Figure 3. Extension of the nevus spilus that crosses the midline. Figure 4. Close-up of nevus spilus…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Nevus Cells, Nevocytes, and Nevomelanocytes?

…anoma. In: Clinical Dermatology. 2nd ed. St. Louis, MO: CV Mosby Co., 1990:551. “Nevocytic Nevi Synonyms: Nevocellular nevus, nevus cell nevus. Nevus cells, or nevocytes, are cells closely related to the melanocytes which also originate from…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Malignant Spitz Nevus?

…e misguided concept of “atypical Spitz’s nevus” tend to be proponents, too, of the idea of “atypical blue nevus,” it having proclivity to metastasize (the reason being that it is, in reality, a melanoma!). In sum, logic…

The so-called dysplastic nevus is not dysplastic at all

The so-called dysplastic nevus is not dysplastic at all

…the one, not the so-called dysplastic nevus. We have come to know the lesion under discussion is as a variant of melanocytic nevus and the commonest nevus in humans. In other words, it is totally benign and not dysplastic at all, namely, neither an…

Melanoma and satellite blue papule

Melanoma and satellite blue papule

…clinical and dermoscopic correlation our differential diagnosis for this blue lesion included cutaneous melanoma metastasis, blue nevus and foreign body reaction. The patient recalled its onset 75 years ago after a grenade explosion. We also discuss…