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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Candidiasis: Treatment

…er (set on cool air setting) to fully dry off affected areas of skin, especially if they are located at sites where there is skin-to-skin contact (e.g., under the breasts or inguinal folds). When possible, eliminate all potential irritants or…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Dermatomyositis: Key Points

…toids) Holster sign (erythema of the lateral hips/thighs) Marked photosensitivity which may lead to chronic poikilodermatous skin changes Pruritic erythema of the scalp Involvement of the skin overlying the extensor joints, the proximal nail fold,…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Candidiasis: Key Points

…osis are characteristic features of candidal skin and mucosal infections. These typically occur in the mucosa or at sites of skin-to-skin contact or occlusion. Although the diagnosis is largely clinical, several tests may confirm the diagnosis. A…