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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Vitiligo: Key Points

…ased risk for clinical depression and depressive symptoms. Regular evaluation should be performed for symptoms of autoimmune diseases and depression. It is also recommended that patients with vitiligo be screened for autoimmune thyroid disease every…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Pagetoid Bowen’s disease vs. Extramammary Paget’s disease

A genetically determined disorder in which numerous closely set keratotic papules are present on the skin, especially the trunk, in nail units, and on mucous membranes, particularly the palate, but also rarely in other parts of the gastrointestinal…

Subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus onset preceded by Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease

Subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus onset preceded by Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease

…hetic debris, similar to those observed in the involved lymph nodes. In our patient a necrotizing lymphadenitis preceded the onset of lupus skin disease. The lymph node biopsy showed extensive necrosis suggesting the possibility of LL, however…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Urticaria: Initial Evaluation

…be idiopathic in up to 50% of cases or found in association with infection (bacterial, fungal, parasitic, viral), autoimmune disease (including production of auto-antibodies against the IgE receptor, triggering mast cell degranulation), or drug…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Psoriasis: Principles of Psoriasis Management

…0.1% Fluocinonide cream or ointment 0.05% Clobetasol lotion, spray, cream, or ointment 0.05% Twice daily Corticosteroids in adulthood psoriasis Site Mild disease Moderate severity Severe disease Frequency Face, axillae, groin Hydrocortisone 1% or…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Periorificial Dermatitis: References

…Pearl: the evaluation of perioral dermatitis: use of an extended patch test series, JAAD, 56(5 Suppl): S100-102. Schwarz T et al (2008) A randomized, double-blind, vehicle-controlled study of 1% pimecrolimus cream in adult patients with perioral…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Periorificial Dermatitis: Key Points

…me cases, no triggering factors are found. Although it is considered by some to be related to rosacea, patients usually do not have flushing and other stigmata of rosacea. This condition affects young adult women most commonly….