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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Photosensitivity Dermatoses: Overview

…alidomide 100–200 mg daily. An appropriate pregnancy prevention program must be used for potentially pregnant women. Chronic actinic dermatitis Chronic actinic dermatitis is a persistent photosensitivity disorder in which patients respond abnormally…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Actinic Keratosis (a.k.a. Solar Keratosis): Clinical Cases

…erythema; here no induration or scale present Photoprotection counseling Follow-up for skin exam in 6 months Case 2 Multiple actinic keratoses 83-year-old woman presents for follow-up of actinic keratoses; her lesions have been previously treated…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Actinic Keratosis (a.k.a. Solar Keratosis): Key Points

…-melanoma skin cancer (NMSC) over a lifetime. Therapy is determined by anatomic location and number of lesions. Introduction Actinic keratoses (AKs) typically present as scaly, erythematous papules or plaques on sun-exposed areas, and are the most…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Actinic Keratosis (a.k.a. Solar Keratosis): Initial Evaluation

…erous actinic keratoses on sun-damaged skin are characterized by ill-defined hyperkeratotic erythematous papules or plaques. Actinic keratoses are commonly very thin and may lack erythema, and are best discerned clinically by palpation rather than…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Non-Melanoma Skin Cancers (NMSC): Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC) and Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC): Non-Melanoma Skin Cancers (NMSC): Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC) and Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC) – Initial Evaluation–Bowen’s Disease (Squamous Cell Carcinoma in Situ) – genprac

…posure), in the genital region, and on the glans penis (erythroplasia of Queyrat or penile intraepithelial neoplasia [PIN]). Actinically induced lesions are considered a step in the progression of actinic keratoses to squamous cell carcinoma….

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Actinic Keratosis (a.k.a. Solar Keratosis): References

…rs Topical Tretinoin Chemoprevention Trial, Cancer, 115:2523-2530. Jorizzo JL (2005) Current and novel treatment options for actinic keratosis, J Cut Med Surg, 8:13-21. Lehmann P (2007) Methyl aminolaevulinate-photodynamic therapy: a review of…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Lichen Planus: Initial Evaluation

…tches, and noncicatricial loss of axillary and pubic hair (Lassueur-Graham-Little-Piccardi syndrome). Other variants include actinic lichen planus (photodistributed), lichen planus pigmentosum, annular, atrophic and bullous lichen planus….

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