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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Borreliosis (Lyme Disease): Key Points

…n, with arthritis affecting 5% of patients, early neurologic involvement in 3%, lymphocytoma in 2%, acrodermatitis chronicum atrophicans in 1%, and <1% with cardiac manifestations. Similar complication rates have been reported in American case...

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Borreliosis (Lyme Disease): Initial Evaluation

Initial Evaluation Erythema chronicum migrans Acrodermatitis chronica atrophicans These lesions may occur at the sites of prior erythema chronicum migrans. Atrophic epidermis is the hallmark. Sclerodermatous changes, with thickening and dermal…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Borreliosis (Lyme Disease): Treatment

…esumptively. When to consult a dermatologist If the diagnosis of borreliosis is not clear or if a skin biopsy is needed to confirm the diagnosis For the evaluation of lesions in which acrodermatitis chronicum atrophicans or lymphocytoma are…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Acrodermatitis chronica atrophicans

…up to 90% of biopsy specimens taken from lesions of erythema migrans. Bibliography Bibliography for acrodermatitis chronica atrophicans Asbrink E. Acrodermatitis chronica atrophicans. Clin Dermatol 1993;11:369-75. Asbrink E, Brehmer-Andersson E,…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Keratosis Pilaris: References

References Breithaupt AD, Alio A, Friedlander SF (2011). A comparative trial comparing the efficacy of tacrolimus 0.1% ointment with Aquaphor ointment for the treatment of keratosis pilaris, Ped Derm, 28(4):459-477. Marqueling A, Gilliam AE,…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Anetoderma

…#8220;macular atrophy” secondary to destructive changes of acne vulgaris, and of a large lesion of anetoderma is stria atrophicans. Striae are linear lesions that at first are elevated and plethoric (striae distensae) and later, after years,…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Keratosis Pilaris: Key Points

Key Points Keratosis pilaris (KP) is a common, often autosomal dominantly inherited benign disorder that presents with hyperkeratotic papules with a central spicule on facial cheeks, upper posterior arms, lateral thighs, and buttocks. KP often…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Mycosis fungoides

…t being especially hazardous in the case of allergic contact dermatitis of long standing, psoriasis, and lichen sclerosus et atrophicans on the vulva. At that latter site, psoriasiform dermatitides, some of them spongiotic and others lichenoid,…

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