Search Results for: gianotti-crosti disease

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…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Viral Exanthems: Initial Evaluation

…Exanthem subitum (roseola infantum) Epstein-Barr virus Coxsackie virus (Hand-foot-mouth disease) Varicella Pityriasis rosea GianottiCrosti syndrome Differential diagnosis The differential diagnosis of viral exanthem includes morbilliform drug…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Gianotti-Crosti disease

GianottiCrosti disease Synonyms GianottiCrosti syndrome Papular acrodermatitis of childhood Papulovesicular acrolocated syndrome Acrodermatitis papulosa eruptive infantilis Papular infantile acrodermatitis Infantile eruptive papulous dermatitis…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Gianotti-Crosti 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…

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…

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…