Erythema in Rosacea

Erythema in Rosacea

Current treatment of erythema in rosacea This type has traditionally been treated with avoidance of flushing, photoprotection, and surgical strategies including electrosurgery or laser therapies to treat the erythema and telangiectasias.¬† Laser the…

Spotlight on Rosacea

Spotlight on Rosacea

A comprehensive guide for this common inflammatory skin disorder, broken down by subtype. Included is a detailed discussion about what is known about this condition and about the psychological impact it has on patients. Each subtype is discussed in…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Rosacea

…ird of the face in both vertical and horizontal directions. Among the varied manifestations of rosacea are innumerable telangiectases, perioral and periocular dermatitis, and rhinophyma. Complications of rosacea include keratitis and conjunctivitis….

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Seborrheic Dermatitis: Principles of Seborrheic Dermatitis Management

Principles of Seborrheic Dermatitis Management Seborrheic dermatitis is a chronic intermittent condition. There is an initial treatment period followed by maintenance therapy. Many patients will relapse if maintenance therapy is not adequate. Topi…

Ocular Inflammation

Ocular Inflammation

…lusion | References   The Problem It is well known that rosacea often affects not only the skin of the face, but also the eye. For a student of dermatology it is extremely difficult to understand the relationship between a papulopustular infund…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Images

…plasma cells around collections of epithelioid histiocytes = Rosacea, papular ¬†Spongiosis in an infundibulum is a finding common in rosacea and in analogues of it, to wit, perioral and periocular dermatitis. 10.94.2A: Peri-infundibulitis, supp…

Bibliography

Bibliography

Aksoy B et al (2010). The impact of rosacea on quality of life: effects of demographic and clinical characteristics and various treatment modalities, BJD, 163: 719-725. Belkert FC et al (2012). Willingness to pay and quality of life in patients with…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

Erythematous papules of acne vulgaris and of rosacea have in common localization mostly to the face, suppurative infundibulitis, and a mixed infiltrate of inflammatory cells in the dermis, it containing lymphocytes and plasma cells, and sometimes hi…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Study By Disease

…hronic lymphedema (Quiz #519) Chronic lymphedema secondary to rosacea (Quiz #419) Cicatricial pemphigoid (Quiz #876) Cicatricial pemphigoid (benign mucous membrane pemphigoid) (Quiz #46) Clark’s nevus (Quiz #337) Clark’s nevus (Quiz #338)…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

"Folliculitis" (Infundibulitis)

…e least and sometimes by nodules (“cystic acne”). Rosacea, a suppurative infundibulitis on a face especially, is not accompanied by comedones, but often is joined by firm papules, and on the nose by a combination of infundibular cysts and…