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Darier’s Disease: Key Points

Key Points Dariers disease is a genodermatosis of autosomal dominant inheritance causing abnormalities of keratinization stemming from defects in calcium regulation in keratinocytes. The classic skin manifestation is an eruption of hyperkeratotic p…

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Cicatricial Pemphigoid: Overview

…carring and to control the symptoms or the nutritional problems caused by mucous membrane lesions. Unfortunately, cicatricial pemphigoid is difficult to treat, and blindness may not always be avoided. Treatment First Steps For oral disease apply supe…

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Darier’s Disease: References

References Abe M, Inoue C, Yokoyama Y, Ishikawa O. (2011). Successful treatment of Dariers disease with adapalene gel, Ped Derm, 28:197-198. Frezzini C, Cedro M, Leao JC, Porter S. (2006). Darier disease affecting the gingival and oral mucosal surf…

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Darier’s Disease: Clinical Case

Clinical Case Case 1 32-year-old male Presents with worsening Dariers disease No significant past medical history except for known diagnosis of Dariers. The patient was intermittently on oral isotretinoin, which controlled his disease during times

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Urticaria Pigmentosa / Mastocytosis: Key Points

…is, urticaria pigmentosa, or a rare form of mast cells in the skin seen in adults characterized by telangiectasias and faint lesions, called telangiectasia macularis eruptiva perstans. Introduction Mastocytosis includes a wide variety of cutaneous di…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Preface

…perplasias,” and “precancerous lesions and cutaneous carcinomas,” have failed because they lack logic and, therefore, consistency. The names given to the diseases in this work are the ones most dermatologists use. For example, we refer to Dariers di…

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Candidiasis: Key Points

…mportant considerations such as seborrheic dermatitis, tinea (superficial dermatophyte infection), inverse psoriasis, inverse pityriasis rosea, allergic or irritant contact dermatitis, deficiency dermatitis, Hailey-Hailey or Dariers disease, a…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Epidermal Nevi

Epidermal nevi are hamartomas in which the epidermis is abnormal, being hyperkeratotic, and in which lesions are aligned along Blaschko’s lines….

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Aphthous Ulcers (Recurrent Aphthous Stomatitis, Canker Sore): Key Points

…, round or oval ulcers with an inflammatory edge and a faint pseudomembrane. Diagnosis may be made by history and physical exam alone, but the presence of systemic symptoms may warrant a broad workup for potential underlying diseases manifesting with…

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Hailey-Hailey Disease: Overview

…t microflora also can develop resistance to topical antibiotics. Hence, if long-term topical antibiotics are employed, clindamycin resistance may occur. Although HHD is classified with the disorders of cornification, such as Dariers disease an…