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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Kaposi’s Sarcoma: Overview

…us A2 interferon 30 x 106 IU/m2 three times a week results in tumor regression in slightly over 50% of patients. For localized lymphatic and mucosal disease, radiation therapy in fractionated doses may help control lymph node disease and the associat…

Dermatology Practical & Conceptual

Pigmented tumor in the nostril

…lesion. With a presumed clinical diagnosis of malignant skin tumor, a biopsy was performed. The histological examination revealed the unexpected diagnosis of pigmented inverted follicular keratosis. The inverted follicular keratosis is an uncommon b…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Granular-cell tumor vs. Xanthoma

…y become a plaque or upon it may develop a papule, nodule, or tumor. A papule may develop into a nodule or tumor. The surface of an elevated lesion of melanoma tends to be uneven. When a melanoma is no longer flat, it has capability to metastasize an…