Search Results for: erythroderma

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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Exfoliative Erythroderma: Overview

…nitial therapy. Most patients benefit from topical therapy, and systemic steroids may cause long-term management problems in erythrodermas caused by psoriasis. Carefully monitor for medical complications of erythroderma, including high-output…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Ichthyoses/Disorders of Cornification: Overview

…in addition, systemic retinoids may be indicated. Because the doses required for successful control of bullous ichthyosiform erythroderma (epidermolytic hyperkeratosis), lamellar ichthyosis, and nonbullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Psoriasis: Principles of Psoriasis Management

…lowing psoralen ingestion. Skin cancer screening exams are recommended. Systemic therapy Methotrexate Indications: Psoriatic erythroderma; acute pustular psoriasis; localized pustular psoriasis or treatment-resistant psoriasis (scalp, palms, soles,…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Psoriasis: Clinical Overview

…Guttate (rain-drop like) variant of psoriasis is sometimes following streptococcal infection (upper respiratory infection). Erythroderma (generalized erythema) of psoriasis. Scalp psoriasis. Involvement of the palms/ soles is common and may be the…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Psoriasis: Key Points

…and nails Psoriasis typically affects the scalp, ears, palms, soles, elbows, knees, and intergluteal cleft; it can result in erythroderma (generalized erythema) or be pustular. Initial treatment of psoriasis is followed by long-term maintenance…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma/ Mycosis Fungoides: Overview

…hologic involvement Stage IIB-tumors with or without palpable lymph nodes in the absence of pathologic involvement Stage III-erythroderma with or without palpable lymph nodes in the absence of pathologic involvement Stage IVA-any skin lesions with…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Seborrheic Dermatitis: Key Points

…tory canal, any hairy or intertriginous area such as the chest or genitalia, and in rare cases can progress to a generalized erythroderma. On the face, it classically affects the nasolabial folds, eyebrows, glabella, and beard area;…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Non-bullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma

…ase levels Erythrodermic lamellar ichthyosis (ELI) Congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma Nonbullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma 1 Ichthyosiform erythroderma, Brocq congenital, nonbullous form Presentation stereotypical Age and sex Present…

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