Search Results for: palmo-plantar nevi

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Viral Exanthems: Initial Evaluation

…ete bacterium Treponema pallidum, results in a generalized eruption with scaly erythematous papules, characteristically with palmoplantar involvement. Additional signs, such as mucous patches, condyloma lata, and patchy alopecia accompany the…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Psoriasis: Principles of Psoriasis Management

…heoretical risk of carcinogenicity. Liquor carbonis detergens (LCD): Refined preparation of coal tar. Effective in palmar or plantar lesions. After UVB light therapy (see information under Phototherapy below). Tar-containing shampoos (such as…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Warts: Initial Evaluation

Initial Evaluation Common warts (verruca vulgaris) Plantar wart (verruca plantaris) Flat warts (verruca plana) Genital warts (condyloma acuminata) Bowenoid papulosis Differential diagnosis Actinic keratoses Squamous cell carcinoma Seborrheic…

Spitz and Reed nevi: acquired or congenital?

Spitz and Reed nevi: acquired or congenital?

…vi are typified by nuances of a globular pattern, frequently associated with a structureless center [4,42]. Features of Reed nevi Reed nevi are rapidly growing brown or black, flat or slightly raised lesions usually developing in young adults. Only…

Age-related prevalence of dermatoscopic patterns of acral melanocytic nevi

Age-related prevalence of dermatoscopic patterns of acral melanocytic nevi

…ge group was 7.3, 26.8, 36.9, 50.9 and 70.0 years, respectively. The number of nevi on the palm was 9 (5.7%) while number of nevi on the plantar surface of the foot was 150 (94.3%). In the parallel furrow group, the single solid line variant was…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Persistent Lentiginous Melanocytic Hyperplasia, Atypical Melanocytic Hyperplasia (Melanocytic Nuclear Atypia), Lamellar Fibroplasia, Concentric Fibroplasia, and Lymphocytes as Criteria for Diagnosis Histopathologic of Dysplastic Nevi?

…st, the arrangement peculiar of collagen bundles referred to as lamellar and concentric is not the province of Clark’s nevi alone, but also of other nevi, e.g., some Spitz’s nevi, and of some melanomas, too. In brief, the finding is not…

Regression of nevi in a melanoma patient treated with interferon

Regression of nevi in a melanoma patient treated with interferon

…ron transcription, can cause regression or resolution of atypical nevi [8,9]. In a previous study, four of imiquimod treated nevi (compared to 0 non-treated nevi) showed partial regression on histopathology after 10 weeks of imiquimod treatment [8]….