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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Sweet’s Syndrome (Acute Febrile Neutrophilic Dermatosis): Key Points

…inor criteria: Major criteria: Abrupt onset of tender or painful erythematous or violaceous plaques or nodules Predominantly neutrophilic infiltration in the dermis without leukocytoclastic vasculitis Minor criteria: Preceding fever or infection…

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Alopecia: Key Points

…omalacia), empty hair follicles, evidence of peri-follicular hemorrhage or inflammation Discontinue hair pulling, counseling Neutrophilic scarring alopecia Due to scalp inflammation Types: tufted folliculitis, folliculitis decalvans, dissecting…

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Sweet’s Syndrome (Acute Febrile Neutrophilic Dermatosis): References

…nized variant of cutaneous lupus erythematosus, JAAD, 66(1):92-97. Dabade TS, Davis MD (2011) Diagnosis and treatment of the neutrophilic dermatoses (pyoderma gangrenosum, Sweet’s), Derm Therapy, 24(2):273-284. Schadt CR, Callen JP (2012) Management…

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Pyoderma Gangrenosum: Key Points

Key Points Pyoderma gangrenosum is a type of ulcerating neutrophilic dermatosis. The classic morphology of pyoderma gangrenosum is an ulcer with a violaceous rim and undermined border. PG lesions may develop very rapidly (in days) and may be…

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Granuloma Annulare: Key Points

…ory response; this hypothesis has been suggested for similar reactive granulomatous processes in the skin (such as palisaded neutrophilic and granulomatous dermatitis or interstitial granulomatous dermatitis). Others have suggested that GA…

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Linear IgA Bullous Dermatosis: Initial Evaluation

…eosinophils. In early lesions, neutrophils lining the basement membrane zone accompanied by vacuolar changes and occasional neutrophilic microabscesses in dermal papillae are seen. The histology of adult and childhood LABD are identical. A second…

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Granuloma Annulare: Treatment

…other cutaneous granulomatous eruptions may be misdiagnosed as having GA, particularly the rare reactive entities palisaded neutrophilic and granulomatous dermatitis (PNGD) and interstitial granulomatous dermatitis (IGD). PNGD and IGD are often…

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Erythema Elevatum Diutinum: Key Points

Key Points Erythema elevatum diutinum (EED) is a rare chronic form of fibrosing vasculitis. Firm, red to brown or violaceous nodular lesions developing over joints of the elbows, knees, hands, and feet, often in a symmetric pattern, is the hallmark…

Two neutrophilic dermatoses captured simultaneously on histology

Two neutrophilic dermatoses captured simultaneously on histology

…(b) x300. [Copyright: ©2016 Wlodek et al.] To our knowledge this is only the second reported case of concomitant Sweet-like neutrophilic dermatosis and neutrophilic eccrine hidradenitis (NEH) in the setting of AML. Since the original description by…

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