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Diet and rosacea: the role of dietary change in the management of rosacea

Diet and rosacea: the role of dietary change in the management of rosacea

…ure proliferation via fibroblast growth factor 2 (FGF2) and vascular endothelial growth factor 2 (VEGF2) [11]. Lastly, skin exposed to excess UV radiation has more reactive oxygen species (ROS), further propagating the KLK5-cathelicidin inflammatory…

Nab-paclitaxel-associated photosensitivity: report in a woman with non-small lung cancer and review of taxane-related photodermatoses

Nab-paclitaxel-associated photosensitivity: report in a woman with non-small lung cancer and review of taxane-related photodermatoses

…nes. Dermatology 2003;207(2):196-198. CrossRef 4. Pazdur R, Kudelka AP, Kavanagh JJ, Cohen PR, Raber MN. The taxoids: paclitaxel (Taxol) and docetaxel (Taxotere). Cancer Treat Rev 1993;19(4):351-386. 5. Wall ME, Wani MC. Camptothecin and taxol:…

Saved by step sections: an unusual presentation of basal cell carcinoma

Saved by step sections: an unusual presentation of basal cell carcinoma

…the literature occurring in the pubic region was a polypoid basal cell carcinoma (fibroepithelioma of Pinkus) measuring 7.1 x— 5.0 x— 2.2 cm in a 61-year-old woman–a totally different clinical and histological setting from the case reported…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Reactive Perforating Collagenosis?

…something other than scratching. In short, it is not surprising that lesions of reactive perforating collagenosis favor the extensor surface of extremities and are arranged in a line. That is to be expected of lesions induced by animated scratching…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Grover’s disease

…mechanism The cause is unknown, but in some instances Grover’s disease has been thought to have begun after a bout of excessive sun exposure. Loss of syndecan-I, an adhesion molecule, has been found in some examples of Grover’s disease,…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Atopic Dermatitis?

…both sides of the Atlantic as follows: prurigo simplex acuta (strophulus, lichen urticatus, papular urticaria) prurigo simplex subacuta (excoriations, including neurotic excoriations and picker’s nodule) prurigo simplex chronica (prurigo…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Langerhans’ Cell Granulomatosis?

…eculiar organelle that he saw through an electron microscope in the cytoplasm of cells that made up lesions of histiocytosis X. The “X body,” as it was then known, soon came to be recognized as identical with the Langerhans’ cell…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Papulosquamous Diseases?

…by a glance at the list of them. Psoriasis is not connected in any way to pityriasis rosea, and seborrheic dermatitis is not linked even remotely to secondary syphilis. In fact, no two of the papulosquamous diseases are related to one other. Do…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Lichen planus

…sentation stereotypical Age and sex More common in women, especially young and middle-aged adults Distribution of lesions Flexor surface of forearms and wrists, but no site is exempt. Occurs also at times on the scalp (lichen planopilaris) and in…