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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Syphilis (Lues): Key Points

…s of syphilis can be distinguished: primary, secondary, or early syphilis of less than 1 year’s duration; infection of indeterminate length, or more than 1 year’s duration; neurosyphilis; congenital syphilis; and syphilis infection in…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Leprosy/Hansen’s Disease and Reactional States: Overview

…romatous and almost all borderline patients (except those near the tuberculoid pole). Paucibacillary patients are those with indeterminate, pure tuberculoid, and borderline tuberculoid leprosy (less than 3-5 skin lesions), in which organisms are…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Syphilis (Lues): Treatment

…us.Give additional penicillin therapy as for congenital syphilis (see below) to the baby at birth. 3, 6, 9, 12 and 24 months Indeterminate length, > 1 year duration Intramuscular benzathine penicillin G 2.4 x 106 U weekly for 3 successive weeks…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Leprosy

…cterium avium-intracellulare may induce changes identical with those of lepromatous leprosy. Erythema figuratum differs from indeterminate leprosy by the presence of more dense infiltrates of lymphocytes that spare cutaneous nerves. Polymorphous…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Histiocytoses?

…iocytoma C. Histiocytosis X 1. Childhood self-healing histocytosis 2. Histiocytosis X IV. Lesions caused by proliferation of indeterminate cells A. Solitary lesions B. Multiple lesions V. Malignant proliferative histiocytic disorders A. Reactive…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Study By Disease

…uired (Quiz #638) Idiopathic guttate hypomelanosis (Quiz #675) Indeterminate leprosy (indeterminate hanseniasis) (Quiz #829) Indeterminate leprosy (indeterminate hanseniasis) (Quiz #830) Infection of Darier’s disease by herpesvirus…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Erythema nodosum leprosum

…epra vom klinischen und pathologisch-anatomischen Standpunkte. Cassel, 1894:68. Liu TC, Yen LZ, Ye GY, Dung GJ. Histology of indeterminate leprosy. Int J Lepr Other Mycobact Dis 1982;50:172-76. Ridley DS. Histological classification and the…

Predicting outcome: a fourfold delusion!

Predicting outcome: a fourfold delusion!

…cessary for him to take refuge in the no man’s land of “dysplasia” and other “entities of unknown or indeterminate significance” and, compiling data for “predicting outcome,” he becomes something like a…