Search Results for: palmo-plantar nevi

Spitz/Reed nevi: a review of clinical-dermatoscopic and histological correlation

Spitz/Reed nevi: a review of clinical-dermatoscopic and histological correlation

…ra et al [3], we found overlapping histopathological features between lesions categorized as epithelioid and/or spindle-cell nevi supporting the unifying denomination of Spitz/Reed nevi. Additionally, as in the abovementioned study [3], an…

Hypopigmented atypical Spitzoid neoplasms (atypical Spitz nevi, atypical Spitz tumors, Spitzoid melanoma): a clinicopathological update

Hypopigmented atypical Spitzoid neoplasms (atypical Spitz nevi, atypical Spitz tumors, Spitzoid melanoma): a clinicopathological update

…stet 1948;86:374-75. 3. Spitz S. Melanoma of childhood. Am J Pathol 1948;24:591-609. 4. Kernen JA, Ackerman LV. Spindle cell nevi and epithelioid cell nevi (so-called juvenile melanomas) in children and adults: a clinicopathologic study of 27 cases….

Melanocytic nevi and melanoma: overlapping criteria—the degree is the key

Melanocytic nevi and melanoma: overlapping criteria—the degree is the key

…, genitalia, perianal, buttocks, umbilicus, breast, ear, scalp, and regions intertrigenous. To boot, traumatized melanocytic nevi and persistent melanocytic nevi commonly and often regularly have comparable criteria to a melanoma. Oftentimes, the…

Longterm digital monitoring in the diagnosis and management of congenital nevi of the nail apparatus showing pseudo-Hutchinson’s sign

Longterm digital monitoring in the diagnosis and management of congenital nevi of the nail apparatus showing pseudo-Hutchinson’s sign

…py. They reported that micro-Hutchinson’s sign was observed only in three cases of nail apparatus melanoma, but not in nevi from 148 melanonychia cases [1]. As we noted similar minute periungual pigmentation in congenital nevus of the nail…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Melanoma: Treatment

Treatment Initial therapy First-line therapy: Surgical excision For diagnosis, complete excisional biopsy with minimal margins, pathologically evaluated at multiple levels to determine the tumor thickness, as well as to determine presence of…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Granuloma Annulare: Key Points

Key Points Granuloma annulare is a reactive inflammatory skin condition, which commonly presents as annular pink, erythematous thin plaques on the distal extremities. Granuloma annulare usually presents as localized disease, generalized plaques or…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Palmar and Plantar Keratoderma: Overview

Overview Palmoplantar keratodermas (PPK) can occur as a primary, inherited disorder of the volar surfaces, or as part of a generalized disorder, such as psoriasis, cutaneous T-cell lymphoma, or ichthyosis. Discussion of treatment here is limited to…