Search Results for: palmo-plantar nevi

Regression of nevi in a melanoma patient treated with interferon

Regression of nevi in a melanoma patient treated with interferon

…ron transcription, can cause regression or resolution of atypical nevi [8,9]. In a previous study, four of imiquimod treated nevi (compared to 0 non-treated nevi) showed partial regression on histopathology after 10 weeks of imiquimod treatment [8]….

Hypopigmented atypical Spitzoid neoplasms (atypical Spitz nevi, atypical Spitz tumors, Spitzoid melanoma): a clinicopathological update

Hypopigmented atypical Spitzoid neoplasms (atypical Spitz nevi, atypical Spitz tumors, Spitzoid melanoma): a clinicopathological update

…stet 1948;86:374-75. 3. Spitz S. Melanoma of childhood. Am J Pathol 1948;24:591-609. 4. Kernen JA, Ackerman LV. Spindle cell nevi and epithelioid cell nevi (so-called juvenile melanomas) in children and adults: a clinicopathologic study of 27 cases….

Melanocytic nevi and melanoma: overlapping criteria—the degree is the key

Melanocytic nevi and melanoma: overlapping criteria—the degree is the key

…, genitalia, perianal, buttocks, umbilicus, breast, ear, scalp, and regions intertrigenous. To boot, traumatized melanocytic nevi and persistent melanocytic nevi commonly and often regularly have comparable criteria to a melanoma. Oftentimes, the…

Longterm digital monitoring in the diagnosis and management of congenital nevi of the nail apparatus showing pseudo-Hutchinson’s sign

Longterm digital monitoring in the diagnosis and management of congenital nevi of the nail apparatus showing pseudo-Hutchinson’s sign

…py. They reported that micro-Hutchinson’s sign was observed only in three cases of nail apparatus melanoma, but not in nevi from 148 melanonychia cases [1]. As we noted similar minute periungual pigmentation in congenital nevus of the nail…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Melanoma: Treatment

Treatment Initial therapy First-line therapy: Surgical excision For diagnosis, complete excisional biopsy with minimal margins, pathologically evaluated at multiple levels to determine the tumor thickness, as well as to determine presence of…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Granuloma Annulare: Key Points

Key Points Granuloma annulare is a reactive inflammatory skin condition, which commonly presents as annular pink, erythematous thin plaques on the distal extremities. Granuloma annulare usually presents as localized disease, generalized plaques or…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Pityriasis Rubra Pilaris

An inflammatory process in which lesions present themselves clinically as red macules and subtle scaly papules. They soon become so confluent that there is widespread redness and scaling punctuated by islands of skin that ostensibly are spared and…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Verrucae

…o their silhouettes, to wit, papillated (verrucae vulgares on different sites such as volar skin, i.e., verrucae palmares et plantares, and near or on mucous membranes, i.e., condylomata acuminata) and flat (verrucae planae), and by the type of…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Palmar and Plantar Keratoderma: Overview

Overview Palmoplantar keratodermas (PPK) can occur as a primary, inherited disorder of the volar surfaces, or as part of a generalized disorder, such as psoriasis, cutaneous T-cell lymphoma, or ichthyosis. Discussion of treatment here is limited to…