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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Prurigo Nodularis: Overview

…can be used, these high doses dramatically increase the risk of side effects. Isotretinoin and acitretin in standard acne or psoriasis doses, respectively, may be used as adjunctive treatment in patients with prurigo nodularis. Pitfalls Polymorphous…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Hand Dermatitis: Key Points

…s, including: atopic dermatitis involving the hand, tinea (superficial dermatophyte infection), allergic contact dermatitis, psoriasis, lichen planus, scabies, herpes simplex, pityriasis rubra pilaris, and cutaneous lymphoma. A skin biopsy and/or…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Candidiasis: Key Points

…n area, includes important considerations such as seborrheic dermatitis, tinea (superficial dermatophyte infection), inverse psoriasis, inverse pityriasis rosea, allergic or irritant contact dermatitis, deficiency dermatitis, Hailey-Hailey or…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Psoriasis

…present then in the lower part of the epidermis. Lymphocytes precede neutrophils into the epidermis of an evolving lesion of psoriasis. In short, psoriasis on volar skin looks different from psoriasis on other anatomic sites (probably because of the…

Diagnostic utility of Ki-67 and Cyclin D1 immunostaining in differentiation of psoriasis vs. other psoriasiform dermatitis

Diagnostic utility of Ki-67 and Cyclin D1 immunostaining in differentiation of psoriasis vs. other psoriasiform dermatitis

…nd mitotic index, we investigated the role of proliferation markers Ki-67 and Cyclin D1 as diagnostic tools to differentiate psoriasis from non-psoriasis psoriasiform dermatitis (NPPD). Materials and methods Histopathological specimens of psoriasis

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Pale-cell acanthoma vs. Psoriasis, plaque expression

…involvement (anterior uveitis). Other clinical subtypes may be folliculocentric in so-called psoriasis follicularis, linear psoriasis, psoriasis in the diaper area or so-called “napkin” psoriasis, and verrucous or rupioid psoriasis (accentuation…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Psoriasis on volar skin vs. Dyshidrotic dermatitis

…involvement (anterior uveitis). Other clinical subtypes may be folliculocentric in so-called psoriasis follicularis, linear psoriasis, psoriasis in the diaper area or so-called “napkin” psoriasis, and verrucous or rupioid psoriasis (accentuation…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Psoriasis vs. Pityriasis rubra pilaris

…involvement (anterior uveitis). Other clinical subtypes may be folliculocentric in so-called psoriasis follicularis, linear psoriasis, psoriasis in the diaper area or so-called “napkin” psoriasis, and verrucous or rupioid psoriasis (accentuation…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Guttate psoriasis vs. Seborrheic dermatitis

…involvement (anterior uveitis). Other clinical subtypes may be folliculocentric in so-called psoriasis follicularis, linear psoriasis, psoriasis in the diaper area or so-called “napkin” psoriasis, and verrucous or rupioid psoriasis (accentuation…