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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Darier’s Disease: Treatment

…4-8 weeks), reduce the daily retinoid dose. Maintenance therapy constitutes the lowest dose that suppresses the most severe disease features. Since the disease tends to be relatively quiescent during winter months, if possible discontinue retinoid…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Pagetoid Bowen’s disease vs. Extramammary Paget’s disease

An inflammatory disease caused by the spirochete Borrelia burgdorferi that manifests itself in the skin as erythematous lesions with figurate shapes, e.g., (round, ellipsoid, and arcuate) (erythema chronicum migrans), pseudolymphomatous nodules…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Atopic Dermatitis: References

References Anderson PC, Dinulos JG. Atopic dermatitis and alternative management strategies. Curr Opin Pediatr, 2009;21(1):131-138. Darsow U, Wollenberg A, Simon D, et al. (2009) ETFAD/EADV eczema task force 2009 position paper on diagnosis and…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Behçet’s Disease

…although it is likely that vasculitis is the reason; necrosis is consequent to occlusion of vessels affected. Sweet’s disease-like lesions in Behçet’s disease may be differentiated from those of true Sweet’s syndrome by virtue of…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Mammary and Extramammary Paget’s Disease?

…omenon, paradoxically, as “extramammary mammary Paget’s disease.” In sum, there is no single Paget’s disease. There are different diseases characterized by cells of an adenocarcinoma of apocrine character disposed as solitary…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Grover’s disease

…derately dense infiltrate of lymphocytes is apparent at scanning magnification, the diagnosis is likely to be Grover’s disease, not Darier’s disease. However, a single focus of the Darier-like type of Grover’s disease may not be…