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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Extramammary Paget’s Disease and Mammary Paget’s Disease

Extramammary Paget’s disease is an apocrine carcinoma that begins within the epidermis and presents itself clinically as a patch or a subtle plaque that extends centrifugally for many years before becoming a readily discernible thick plaque,…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Extramammary Paget’s/Paget’s Disease

Extramammary Paget’s disease is an apocrine carcinoma that begins within the epidermis and presents itself clinically as a patch or a subtle plaque that extends centrifugally for many years before becoming a readily discernible thick plaque,…

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Extramammary Paget’s/Paget’s Disease: Overview

…7;s) or sweat gland, lower GU tract, or lower GI tract (extramammary Paget’s). Mammary Paget’s is almost always associated with an underlying carcinoma. The data on extramammary Paget’s are less clear, but between 25% and 50% have…

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Pruritus Ani: Overview

…worn; men should wear loose trousers and cotton boxer undershorts. If there is a history of lumbosacral disc disease, the possibility of a neuropathic cause should be considered. Subsequent Steps The patient should expect symptomatic relief within…

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Candidiasis: Treatment

…n Initial therapy If the skin is macerated (e.g., moist, weeping), instruct the patient to soak in (or make an applied compress of) dilute Burow’s solution 1: 40 b.i.d. for 15 minutes daily throughout the treatment course. Prescribe nystatin…

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Candidiasis: Initial Evaluation

Initial Evaluation Candidiasis Intertriginous Oral Paronychia Differential diagnosis Inverse pityriasis rosea Deficiency dermatitis (such as zinc deficiency, a.k.a. acrodermatitis enteropathica) Allergic or irritant contact dermatitis Inverse…

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Candidiasis: Key Points

…ogenital mucosal sites. Predisposing factors include obesity, diabetes, antibiotic or corticosteroid treatments, immunosuppression, removable prostheses, and chronic or frequent exposure to moisture including saliva, fecal and urinary incontinence….

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Hailey-Hailey Disease: Initial Evaluation

…nd nails. Any lesions with significant crusting (or other signs of infection such as surrounding/spreading erythema, tenderness, or purulent exudates) are swabbed for bacterial culture. A skin biopsy from lesional skin is performed and submitted for…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Mammary and Extramammary Paget’s Disease?

…ialr clincial features that mimic inflammatory or infectous conditions. Whereas mammary Paget’s disease is most often assoicated with an underlying carcinima of the breast, extramammary Paget’s disease is a heterogenous condition…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Pagetoid Bowen’s disease vs. Extramammary Paget’s disease

Extramammary Paget’s disease is an apocrine carcinoma that begins within the epidermis and presents itself clinically as a patch or a subtle plaque that extends centrifugally for many years before becoming a readily discernible thick plaque,…