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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Sweet’s Syndrome (Acute Febrile Neutrophil Dermatosis)

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

Raynaud’s Phenomenon/Disease

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

Grover’s Disease / Transient Acantholytic Dermatosis

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

Darier’s Disease

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…

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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

…times a plaque is interspersed with many nodules and tumors in a cluster. The sarcoma is “low grade,” i.e., it metastasizes only episodically and then rarely beyond lymph nodes, but it can also kill by destruction locally, e.g., by…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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

…times a plaque is interspersed with many nodules and tumors in a cluster. The sarcoma is “low grade,” i.e., it metastasizes only episodically and then rarely beyond lymph nodes, but it can also kill by destruction locally, e.g., by…

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Erythema Elevatum Diutinum: Initial Evaluation

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