Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Periorificial Dermatitis: Treatment

…tant diagnostic considerations include seborrheic dermatitis, rosacea, an irritant dermatitis, lupus miliaris disseminatus faciei, demodex folliculitis, and an unusual drug eruption. Recurrent periorificial dermatitis may require the use of systemic…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Seborrheic Dermatitis: Key Points

…y coexists or is overlapping with other skin diseases such as rosacea or psoriasis (sebopsoriasis). In children, seborrheic dermatitis can present as “cradle cap” (frontal and parietal scalp regions and/or external auditory canal involvement only) or…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Acne Vulgaris: Initial Evaluation

…l agents Mechanical irritation Self-manipulation of lesions (picking) The role of diet, sun exposure, and smoking are controversial Differential diagnosis Rosacea Seborrheic dermatitis Pityrosporum or other infectious folliculitis…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Flushing: Key Points

…ertain drugs; and finally, it can occur as a manifestation of rosacea. The pathophysiology of flushing is mediated by neural pathways, including neurotransmitters, rather than histamine pathways. In rare cases, histamines contained in contaminated fi…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Sarcoidosis: Initial Evaluation

…Erythema Nodosum Differential Diagnosis for Sarcoidosis Urticaria Psoriasis Lichen Planus Differential Diagnosis for Lupus Pernio Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Rosacea

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Rosacea

Rosacea Synonyms Gutta rosea Presentation stereotypical Age and sex Young and middle-aged adults, usually Caucasian women Distribution of lesions Center of the face in vertical and horizontal directions, i.e., nose, forehead, cheeks, and chin Indivi…

What is Rosacea?

What is Rosacea?

Rosacea is a common inflammatory facial skin disorder classically marked by flushing, facial erythema, inflammatory papules and pustules, and telangiectasias. It typically presents in adults, with prevalence reported as 1 to greater than 20%, with a…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Acne vulgaris, erythematous papule vs. Rosacea, erythematous papule

…ird of the face in both vertical and horizontal directions. Among the varied manifestations of rosacea are innumerable telangiectases, perioral and periocular dermatitis, and rhinophyma. Complications of rosacea include keratitis and conjunctivitis….

Living with Rosacea

Living with Rosacea

Rosacea has significant impact on quality of life, an observation that has been validated by a number of qualitative and quantitative studies using disease severity instruments such as the Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI) and Willingness-to-pa…