Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Grover’s Disease / Transient Acantholytic Dermatosis: Key Points

Key Points Grovers disease is a pruritic condition that typically affects adult individuals and classically presents on the trunk and proximal extremities. The characteristic lesion is a crusted erythematous papule, pustule, or papulovesicle. Grov…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Grover’s Disease / Transient Acantholytic Dermatosis: Treatment

…nsient, and may persist for years. Failure to improve with the suggested treatments should raise the consideration of secondary infection; infection of Grovers disease with herpes simplex virus, Staphylococcus aureus, and scabietic infestation have…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Preface

…y Robert Willan, titled Description and Treatment of Cutaneous Diseases and published more than 200 years ago in 1798, was the first to use pictures for purposes of teaching clinical attributes of skin diseases. That Willan understood well the import…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Grover’s Disease / Transient Acantholytic Dermatosis: References

References Gupta M, Huang V, Linette G, Cornelius L (2012) Unusual complication of vemurafenib treatment of metastatic melanoma: exacerbation of acantholytic dyskeratosis complicated by Kaposi varicelliform eruption, JAAD, 148:966-968. Norman R and…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Grover’s disease

Grovers disease Synonyms Transient acantholytic dermatosis Transitory acantholytic dermatosis Benign papular acantholytic dermatosis Persistent acantholytic dermatosis Presentation stereotypical Age and sex Middle-aged and elderly adults, h…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Pemphigus vulgaris vs. Grover’s disease, pemphigus vulgaris-like

…y Robert Willan, titled Description and Treatment of Cutaneous Diseases and published more than 200 years ago in 1798, was the first to use pictures for purposes of teaching clinical attributes of skin diseases. That Willan understood well the import…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Grover’s disease

…y Robert Willan, titled Description and Treatment of Cutaneous Diseases and published more than 200 years ago in 1798, was the first to use pictures for purposes of teaching clinical attributes of skin diseases. That Willan understood well the import…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Porokeratosis

A constellation of conditions that assumes various forms clinically but whose most dependable denominator in common (the exception being the punctate manifestation) is a keratotic ring around a central zone of atrophy, e.g., in a congenital expressi…