Search Results for: sarcoidosis

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Erythema Annulare Centrifugum: Overview

…o evaluate and re-evaluate for an underlying cause may result in persistence of the cutaneous reaction. Lupus erythematosus, sarcoidosis, syphilis, and rarely cutaneous T cell lymphoma may present as a gyrate erythema. A biopsy is indicated in all…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Pernio/Chilblains: Key Points

…worth a brief discussion. Lupus pernio refers to classic violaceous nodules and plaques on the central face in patients with sarcoidosis; pernio and chilblains refer to the idiopathic cold-induced skin lesions described herein. Chilblain lupus…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Granuloma Annulare: Key Points

…presents with annular lesions on the dorsal hands as well, although tinea tends to have scale, whereas GA usually does not), sarcoidosis, other cutaneous granulomatous eruptions, and urticarial eruptions. A diagnosis of GA may be made clinically,…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Syphilis (Lues): Initial Evaluation

…nosis Differential diagnosis of primary syphilis Herpes simplex virus Differential diagnosis of secondary syphilis Guttate psoriasis Pityriasis rosea Lymphomatoid papulosis Differential diagnosis of tertiary syphilis Sarcoidosis Cutaneous TB…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Dermatomyositis: Initial Evaluation

…Initial Evaluation Differential diagnosis Erysipelas Lupus Psoriasis Sarcoidosis Rosacea Scleroderma (fingers)…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Sarcoidosis

…ed in sections of tissue, but the cause of sarcoidosis is not known. Curiously, foreign bodies may induce typical lesions of sarcoidosis in patients who have indisputable sarcoidosis. In our experience, granulomatous dermatitides that are sarcoidal,…

Dermoscopy could be useful in differentiating sarcoidosis from necrobiotic granulomas even after treatment with systemic steroids

Dermoscopy could be useful in differentiating sarcoidosis from necrobiotic granulomas even after treatment with systemic steroids

…detected in this work. Moreover, Pellicano et al. and Vazquez-Lopez et al. reported that linear vessels were associated with sarcoidosis. In this work we detected short linear vessels in 9 (47%) cutaneous sarcoidosis cases and in 3 (27%) of the…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Tuberculoid leprosy vs. Sarcoidosis

…anterior aspect of the legs and, less often, the arms or neck, of predominantly young women. The eruption may be induced by processes, in an organ other than the skin, as dissimilar as streptococcal pharyngitis, sarcoidosis, Crohn’s disease, and…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Sarcoidosis

…anterior aspect of the legs and, less often, the arms or neck, of predominantly young women. The eruption may be induced by processes, in an organ other than the skin, as dissimilar as streptococcal pharyngitis, sarcoidosis, Crohn’s disease, and…