Search Results for: diffuse neuroendocrine system (anachronistic)

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Dermatophyte Infections: Initial Evaluation: Tinea Capitis and Kerion

…re often pruritic. “Black dot” tinea capitis: Caused mainly by T. tonsurans or T. violaceum. Hair loss may or may not occur. Diffuse scaling is usually present; inflammation varies from minimal to pustular folliculitis or furuncle-like. Differential…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Alopecia: Key Points

…amcinolone 10mg/cc for isolated lesions PUVA Anthralin Topical immunotherapy (such as DCNB) Telogen effluvium Rapid onset of diffuse, non-inflammatory hair loss, usually 2-3 months following medical illness, injury, giving birth, or stress Metabolic…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Rosacea: Initial Evaluation

Initial Evaluation Erythemato-telangiectatic (E-T) subtype: Characterized by diffuse erythema and telangiectasias on the cheeks, forehead, dorsal nose, or entire face. Papulo-pustular subtype: Characterized by papules and pustules often on a blush…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Varicella & Herpes Zoster: Key Points

…ter than 20 skin lesions outside of the primary and immediately adjacent dermatomes (though occasionally it can present with diffuse generalized lesions from the outset, as with primary varicella). Cutaneous dissemination is important because it is…

Diffuse normolipidemic plane xanthoma associated with monoclonal gammopathy

Diffuse normolipidemic plane xanthoma associated with monoclonal gammopathy

…lized plane xanthoma and systemic disease. Arch Dermatol. 1966:93:639-46. CrossRef 3. Marcoval J, Moreno A, Bordas X, et al. Diffuse plane xanthoma: clinicopathologic study of 8 cases. J Am Acad Dermatol. 1998;39:439-42. CrossRef 4. Loo DS, Kang S….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Algorithms Predicated on “Nonspecific” Findings

…ficial morphea)     Interstitial Granulomatous Infiltrate Histiocytes, sometimes multinucleate, splayed focally or diffusely among bundles of collagen in the reticular dermis (and sometimes in septa of the subcutaneous fat). Click image to…