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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Atypical Mycobacterial Infections

Infection of skin and subcutaneous tissue by atypical mycobacteria, that is, mycobacteria other than those responsible for tuberculosis and leprosy, expressed clinically as keratotic and crusted papules, plaques, nodules, and tumors that may be…

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Atypical Mycobacterial Infections

Infection of skin and subcutaneous tissue by atypical mycobacteria, that is, mycobacteria other than those responsible for tuberculosis and leprosy, expressed clinically as keratotic and crusted papules, plaques, nodules, and tumors that may be…

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Melanoma: Clinical Cases

Clinical Cases Case 1 37-year-old woman with >75 atypical nevi No family history of atypical nevi or melanoma Presents for an evaluation of a “”new mole”” that rapidly developed on the right leg A full-body skin examination is…

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Granuloma Annulare: Key Points

atypical features are present, potentially further testing. GA has been reported in patients with HIV, both with typical and atypical presentations of the eruption; perforating GA, GGA (particularly with papules), and other atypical forms of GA…

Hypopigmented atypical Spitzoid neoplasms (atypical Spitz nevi, atypical Spitz tumors, Spitzoid melanoma): a clinicopathological update

Hypopigmented atypical Spitzoid neoplasms (atypical Spitz nevi, atypical Spitz tumors, Spitzoid melanoma): a clinicopathological update

…pectrum, we have adopted a four-tiered classification system proposed by Da Forno [20] and encompassing: i) Spitz nevus; ii) atypical Spitz nevus; iii) (atypical) Spitz tumor; iv) Spitzoid melanoma [17]. The histopathologic criteria for the…

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Erythema Multiforme: Key Points

…to some authors, may be synonymous with Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS) and entails a more severe clinical syndrome with more atypical target lesions and pronounced mucosal involvement at two anatomic sites. EM major occurs in association with many…

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Pernio/Chilblains: Key Points

…ntical to) those seen in idiopathic chilblains. Patients with chilblains may rarely have associated diseases, and in severe, atypical, persistent, or recurrent cases, a systemic workup may be indicated. Idiopathic chilblains (pernio) is rarely…

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Venous Stasis: Treatment

…er’s disease, cocaine use, and antiphospholipid antibody syndrome may all cause lower leg ulcerations. If the ulcer is atypical or fails to heal, consider appropriate evaluation. When to refer to a dermatologist If the diagnosis of venous…

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Pityriasis Rubra Pilaris: Overview

…ined with daily oral retinoid therapy (isotretinoin or acitretin) in refractory disease. The liver function tests must be monitored very closely. Pitfalls Second attacks or relapses of PRP may occur after complete clearing. In refractory or atypical

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