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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…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Dyshidrotic Eczema (Pompholyx, Palmoplantar Eczema)

…nd soles. The clinical morphology consists of pinpoint deep-seated papules that rapidly evolve into vesiculobullous lesions. Fox originally described “dyshidrosis” in 1873, as “sago grain-like vesicles” developing on non-erythematous skin of the…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Fox-Fordyce disease

…ocytes and the changes in surface epidermis eliminate lichen planus and discoid lupus erythematosus from being confused with FoxFordyce disease, and the absence of spongiosis from infundibular epithelium excludes keratosis pilaris and phrynoderma…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Fox-Fordyce disease

…nd soles. The clinical morphology consists of pinpoint deep-seated papules that rapidly evolve into vesiculobullous lesions. Fox originally described “dyshidrosis” in 1873, as “sago grain-like vesicles” developing on non-erythematous skin of the…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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

…nd soles. The clinical morphology consists of pinpoint deep-seated papules that rapidly evolve into vesiculobullous lesions. Fox originally described “dyshidrosis” in 1873, as “sago grain-like vesicles” developing on non-erythematous skin of the…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Erysipelas/Cellulitis: References

…damycin versus Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole for uncomplicated skin infections, NEJM, 372:1093-1103. Strazzula L, Cotliar J, Fox LP, Hughey L, Shinkai K, Gee SN, Kroshinsky D (2015) Inpatient dermatology consultation aids diagnosis of cellulitis…