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Periorificial Dermatitis: Key Points

…cles (without comedones), sometimes with scale or eczematous appearance. It typically affects the periocular, perinasal, and perioral areas. The perioral area is most commonly affected. When it affects the perioral region, a rim of normal skin…

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Periorificial Dermatitis: References

…): 137-142. Lipozencic J, Ljubojevic S (2011) Perioral dermatitis, Clin Dermatol, 29(2): 157-161. Poulos G, Brodell R (2007) Perioral dermatitis associated with an inhaled corticosteroid, Arch Derm, 143(11):1460. Nedorost S (2007) Medical Pearl: the…

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Periorificial Dermatitis: Treatment

…s is preferred, to “weaning the patient off” by giving lower and lower strengths of topical steroids. Refractory perioral dermatitis may be the result of surreptitious intermittent use of topical steroids by the patient. Perioral

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Rosacea: Key Points

…erentiated from chronic sun damage. Papulo-pustular rosacea must be distinguished from acne vulgaris, seborrheic dermatitis, perioral dermatitis, and Demodex folliculitis/demodicidosis. Rosacea can be distinguished from acne vulgaris by the lack of…

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Herpes Simplex: Initial Evaluation

…s may be required to determine which infection is present. Differential diagnosis Impetigo contagiosum commonly involves the perioral and perinasal areas of the face and are typified by honey-colored crusting. Lesions may be bullous and together…

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Periorificial Dermatitis: Clinical Case

…nhaled steroids or other cosmetics on the face Initial evaluation Healthy appearing male Scattered papules and pustules in a perioral and periocular distribution Diagnosis: periorificial dermatitis Recommend doxycycline 100 mg b.i.d. x21 days and…

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Sarcoidosis: Key Points

…n cutaneous findings are erythematous-to-violaceous papules generally concentrated around the nose, ala, and periorbital, or perioral areas. Plaques are also quite common. Lupus pernio is a specific morphologic pattern of sarcoidosis worth special…

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Angular Cheilitis: Clinical Cases

…Presents for evaluation and management of long-standing “lip ulcers” Initial evaluation Healthy appearing female Perioral crusted erythematous crusted papules, with erythema and fissuring at bilateral lateral oral commissures No evidence…

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Fixed Drug Eruption

…igmentation, and that occurs repeatedly at the very same cutaneous and/or mucous membrane site(s), especially the genitalia, perioral region, and hands, in response to systemic administration of a particular drug or chemical, chief among them…

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Rosacea: Suggested Reading

Suggested Reading Safety and efficacy of oxymetazoline HCl cream 1.0% in patients with persistent erythema associated with rosacea. June 22, 2016. Del Rosso JQ, Thiboutot…