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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Grover’s Disease / Transient Acantholytic Dermatosis

An inflammatory process characterized by a pruritic, papular, and, uncommonly, papulovesicular eruption of unknown cause affecting persons over 40 years of age (and usually over 60), often in photodistribution, but sometimes widespread. Although…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Raynaud’s Phenomenon/Disease

An inflammatory process characterized by a pruritic, papular, and, uncommonly, papulovesicular eruption of unknown cause affecting persons over 40 years of age (and usually over 60), often in photodistribution, but sometimes widespread. Although…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Extramammary Paget’s/Paget’s Disease

An inflammatory process characterized by a pruritic, papular, and, uncommonly, papulovesicular eruption of unknown cause affecting persons over 40 years of age (and usually over 60), often in photodistribution, but sometimes widespread. Although…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Darier’s Disease

An inflammatory process characterized by a pruritic, papular, and, uncommonly, papulovesicular eruption of unknown cause affecting persons over 40 years of age (and usually over 60), often in photodistribution, but sometimes widespread. Although…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Sarcoidosis: Key Points

…or areas of thicker skin or more infiltrative lesions) and intralesional corticosteroid injections. For more widespread skin disease, or cutaneous disease which fails to respond to topical therapy, antimalarials are generally the drug of choice….

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Kaposi’s Sarcoma: Overview

…managed like localized classic KS, with radiotherapy, cryotherapy, or local vinca alkaloids injection. Localized aggressive disease and generalized disease require systemic chemotherapy. For debilitating extensive cutaneous disease, symptomatic…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Dermatomyositis: Key Points

…hema from lupus tends to appear on the skin between the interphalangeal joints. Patients may present with predominantly skin disease with little or no muscle disease (hypomyopathic or amyopathic dermatomyositis, respectively), or with more muscle…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Destombes-Rosai-Dorfman disease

DestombesRosaiDorfman disease Synonyms RosaiDorfman disease RosaiDorfman histiocytosis Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy Presentation stereotypical Age and sex Usually in males under 25 years of age Distribution of lesions…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Destombes-Rosai-Dorfman disease

An inflammatory process characterized by a pruritic, papular, and, uncommonly, papulovesicular eruption of unknown cause affecting persons over 40 years of age (and usually over 60), often in photodistribution, but sometimes widespread. Although…