Search Results for: lichen planus-like keratosis

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Keratosis Pilaris: Key Points

…utic strategy and sometimes improves cosmetic appearance. Several treatments reduce inflammation of KP lesions. Introduction Keratosis pilaris (KP) is an extremely common, often autosomal dominantly inherited disorder that usually does not require…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Keratosis Pilaris: References

…F (2011). A comparative trial comparing the efficacy of tacrolimus 0.1% ointment with Aquaphor ointment for the treatment of keratosis pilaris, Ped Derm, 28(4):459-477. Marqueling A, Gilliam AE, Prendiville J, Zvulunov A, et al (2006). Keratosis

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Lichen planus-like keratosis

Lichen planuslike keratosis Presentation stereotypical Age and sex Older individuals bombarded by rays of the sun for many years Distribution of lesions Sun-exposed sites, especially the chest and shoulders Configuration of lesions Round…

Chronology of lichen planus-like keratosis by dermoscopy: a summary of 17 cases

Chronology of lichen planus-like keratosis by dermoscopy: a summary of 17 cases

Abstract Dermoscopic findings for 17 cases of lichen planuslike keratosis (LPLK) were chronologically evaluated. Three males and 14 females were included in the study and the ages ranged from 43 to 85 years (median 65 years). Three cases were…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Lichen planus-like keratosis

…ntense pruritus induces patients to rub the skin intensely and to scratch furiously, the resultant factitious lesions being erythematous, often scaly, macules, patches, papules, and plaques that tend to become lichenified, eroded, ulcerated, and…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Linear IgA Bullous Dermatosis: Key Points

…also known as chronic bullous disease of childhood (CBDC) typically presents around 4.5 years and resolves prior to puberty. Like classic adult LABD, childhood LABD typically presents with annular or arciform bullae. Crusts form over old lesions and…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Pemphigus Foliaceus, Pemphigus Erythematosus: Overview

…d be tolerated, as chronic effects of therapy may be more dangerous than the disease. Pemphigus erythematosus may be treated like pemphigus foliaceus. Treatment First Steps, Limited Disease Apply a superpotent topical steroid cream twice daily for…