Search Results for: kaposi\\'s sarcoma

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Leprosy/Hansen’s Disease and Reactional States

An inflammatory process expressed clinically by markedly edematous acuminate papules and edematous plaques situated mostly on the face, upper part of the trunk, and arms, especially the hands, and often accompanied by fever and leukocytosis. It may…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Kaposi’s Sarcoma: Overview

…KS) results from endothelial cell proliferation caused by infection with human herpesvirus 8 and occurs in four settings: classic KS, African (endemic) KS, immunosuppressive-associated KS, and AIDS-associated KS. The therapy of each form is

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans

…uberans (DFSP), was coined by Hoffman in 1925 to signify a protuberant, often multinodular cutaneous tumor that showed progressive growth. Darier and Ferrand had described a case of the disease a year before, and in France, the term, sarcome…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Pyogenic granuloma, fully developed vs. Kaposi’s sarcoma, nodular

…uberans (DFSP), was coined by Hoffman in 1925 to signify a protuberant, often multinodular cutaneous tumor that showed progressive growth. Darier and Ferrand had described a case of the disease a year before, and in France, the term, sarcome…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Erythema Elevatum Diutinum: Initial Evaluation

…Initial Evaluation Differential diagnosis Granuloma faciale Kaposi sarcoma Granuloma annulare Sweet’s syndrome Keloids Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans