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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Sweet’s Syndrome

An inflammatory process expressed clinically by markedly edematous acuminate papules and edematous plaques situated mostly on the face, upper part of the trunk, and arms, especially the hands, and often accompanied by fever and leukocytosis.

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Sweet’s Syndrome

An inflammatory process expressed clinically by markedly edematous acuminate papules and edematous plaques situated mostly on the face, upper part of the trunk, and arms, especially the hands, and often accompanied by fever and leukocytosis. It may…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Sweet’s Syndrome (Acute Febrile Neutrophilic Dermatosis)

An inflammatory process expressed clinically by markedly edematous acuminate papules and edematous plaques situated mostly on the face, upper part of the trunk, and arms, especially the hands, and often accompanied by fever and leukocytosis. It may…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Atopic Dermatitis: Treatment

…after discontinuing dupilumab and caution should therefore be taken before discontinuing dupilumab in patients with asthma. Skin Care Gentle skin care is paramount (see handout Skin Care in Atopic Dermatitis). Use mild fragrance-free and/or…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

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

Key Points Indurated, often painful, erythematous nodules are the characteristic skin lesion that marks Sweet’s syndrome. Skin lesions may be bullous or cellulitis-like (pseudocellulitic) in appearance. Skin lesions of Sweet’s syndrome are often…

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Basal Cell Carcinoma: Clinical Cases

…hology to determine adequacy of surgical margins Follow-up in 2 weeks for suture removal and again at 3 months for full-body skin examination Follow-up A full-body skin examination at 3 months is performed, and no suspicious lesions are identified….

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Sarcoidosis: Key Points

…logic types are less common, but given the widely varied nature of cutaneous sarcoidal lesions and the easy accessibility of skin lesions and low morbidity associated with skin biopsy, dermatologists are often involved in helping make the diagnosis…

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Photosensitivity Dermatoses: Overview

…e had a photosensitive drug eruption (from either a topical or systemic photosensitizer). CAD may occur in persons with dark skin (skin types 4, 5, 6) who are unaccustomed to being photosensitive. First Steps Avoidance of all UV irradiation is…

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Atopic Dermatitis: Clinical Cases

…t bedtime, as needed for pruritus Follow-up in 4 weeks Follow-up She returns to the clinic with much improved comfort of the skin. There is less scale and her skin appears well-moisturized, but the hypopigmentation persists Recommend hydrocortisone…

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Candidiasis: Clinical Cases

…atin ointment mixed in equal parts with topical corticosteroid triamcinolone 0.1% ointment b.i.d. to the proximal nail folds Skin care reviewed: to keep skin dry by wearing protective gloves when exposing hands to water Follow-up in 4 weeks 4-week…

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Candidiasis: Treatment

…er (set on cool air setting) to fully dry off affected areas of skin, especially if they are located at sites where there is skin-to-skin contact (e.g., under the breasts or inguinal folds). When possible, eliminate all potential irritants or…

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