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Erythema Multiforme: References

References Shah KN, Honig PJ, Yan AC (2007). “Urticaria multiforme: a case series and review of acute annular urticarial hypersensitivity syndromes in children,” Pediatrics, 119; e1177. Hughey SL (2011). Approach to the hospitalized…

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Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma/ Mycosis Fungoides: Overview

…treated using the protocol for therapy of localized lesions (above). (c) Side effects include erythema, irritant dermatitis, urticaria, telangiectasia, and reversible bone marrow depression with pancytopenia. Later stage cutaneous T-cell lymphoma…

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Urticaria Pigmentosa / Mastocytosis: Treatment

…sion, may help individual lesions fade and resolve faster. Ancillary steps H1 antihistamines can decrease itching, flushing, urticaria, and tachycardia. Both sedating and non-sedating antihistamines may offer some relief (diphenhydramine or…

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Borreliosis (Lyme Disease): Initial Evaluation

…itis chronica atrophicans. Lymphocytoma Lymphocytoma typically presents as a solitary lesion. The earlobe, nipple, scrotum, and axillary folds are common sites of involvement. Differential diagnosis Urticaria Scleroderma…

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Papular Urticaria: Clinical Case

…sions No linear burrows or other stigmata of scabies No evidence of lice on the body or on clothing Diagnosis: favor papular urticaria There is no evidence of bacterial superinfection of the skin. A regimen of nonsedating antihistamines during the…

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Granuloma Annulare: Initial Evaluation

…Initial Evaluation Differential Diagnosis Urticaria Tinea/Dermatophytosis Psoriasis Lupus (subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus)…

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Sarcoidosis: Initial Evaluation

…Initial Evaluation Sarcoidosis Erythema Nodosum Differential Diagnosis for Sarcoidosis Urticaria Psoriasis Lichen Planus Differential Diagnosis for Lupus Pernio Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Rosacea…

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Bullous Pemphigoid: Initial Evaluation

…Initial Evaluation Differential Diagnosis Allergic contact dermatitis Arthropod assault Dermatitis herpetiformis Pemphigus foliaceus Pemphigus vulgaris Porphyria cutanea tarda Urticaria

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Drug Eruptions: Initial Evaluation

…ens-Johnson syndrome: Typically marked by target lesions and mucosal involvement at multiple sites. Toxic epidermal necrolysis: Marked by widespread erythema, bullae formation, and denudation. Urticaria