Search Results for: sarcoidosis

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

An inflammatory (granulomatous) process that involves, among other organs, the lungs, lymph nodes, and skin, and the latter in the form usually of papules, sometimes in arcuate and annular configuration, especially on a face, but also on the…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Sarcoidosis

An inflammatory (granulomatous) process that involves, among other organs, the lungs, lymph nodes, and skin, and the latter in the form usually of papules, sometimes in arcuate and annular configuration, especially on a face, but also on the…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Necrobiosis Lipoidica Diabeticorum: Key Points

Key Points Necrobiosis lipoidica is an uncommon granulomatous disease that presents with symmetrical yellow/orange-brown atrophic thin plaques with telangiectasias on the anterior shins. Necrobiosis lipoidica occurs uncommonly in patients with…