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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Pityriasis Lichenoides

An autoinflammatory process in which lesions may erupt, referred to as pityriasis lichenoides et varioliformis acuta (PLEVA).

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Pityriasis Rosea

An inflammatory process characterized by oval lesions marked at the periphery by collarettes of scale and distributed usually along lines of cleavage on the trunk especially, but in a general range from “the neck to the knees.”

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.

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Pityriasis Rosea

…An inflammatory process characterized by oval lesions marked at the periphery by collarettes of scale and distributed usually along lines of cleavage on the trunk especially, but in a general range from “the neck to the knees.”…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Pityriasis Lichenoides

…rotique hyperthemique. Ann Derm Syph. 1966; 93: 481-496.Habermann R. Uber die akut vereaufende, nekrotisierende Unterart der Pityriasis lichenoides (Pityriasis lichenoide et varioliformis acuta) Dermatol Z. 1925; 45: 42-48. Mucha V. Uber einen der…

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…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Pityriasis Lichenoides

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…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

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…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Malassezia Infections: Key Points

…the enzyme tyrosinase, the rate-limiting step of melanin production, and thereby may produce a hypopigmented presentation of pityriasis versicolor. KOH preparation of superficial scrapings of pityriasis versicolor reveals stubby hyphal forms and…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Malassezia Infections: Initial Evaluation

…an manifest subtle inducible scale. Differential diagnosis Differential diagnosis includes seborrheic dermatitis, pityriasis rosea, pityriasis alba, leprosy, syphilis, vitiligo, parapsoriasis, mycosis fungoides, and anetoderma. Malassezia (formerly…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Viral Exanthems: Initial Evaluation

…thema infectiosum Exanthem subitum (roseola infantum) Epstein-Barr virus Coxsackie virus (Hand-foot-mouth disease) Varicella Pityriasis rosea Gianotti-Crosti syndrome Differential diagnosis The differential diagnosis of viral exanthem includes…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Pityriasis Lichenoides: References

…formis acuta: a heteroduplex analysis of 20 cases. Arch Dermatol 2000; 136:1483. Ersoy-Evans S, Greco MF, Mancini AJ, et al. Pityriasis lichenoides in childhood: a retrospective review of 124 patients. J Am Acad Dermatol 2007; 56:205. Hapa A,…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Candidiasis: Key Points

Key Points Candidiasis is a common skin disorder that typically affects mucosal sites and moist and/or occluded areas of the skin: groin, axilla, inframammary, infra-abdominal pannus, glans penis (in uncircumcised males), and orogenital mucosal…

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