Medication-related adverse events occur more frequently with methotrexate in children with moderate to severe psoriasis.
Physicians rate a high proportion of patients with atopic dermatitis as having inadequate disease control.
Oxybenzone, found in sunscreens and other products, has harmful dermatological and environmental effects.
Body mass index is linked to malignant melanoma in men.
Methotrexate treatment is associated with a significant improvement in symptoms of moderate to severe atopic dermatitis compared with cyclosporine treatment.
American Joint Commtitee on Cancer melamona staging system revised.
Patients with psoriasis whose disease affects >10% of their body surface area (BSA) are at an increased risk for death compared with the general population.
Discrepancies were observed in disclosure forms of industry payments received by authors of dermatology clinical practice guidelines.
The cause of dermographic urticaria is unknown, but appears to be related to a mast cell abnormality and is probably autoimmune in nature.
Sleep complaints among individuals with psoriasis warrant greater clinical attention, as they have a greater chance for developing obstructive sleep apnea.
Patients with psoriasis have a greater risk of mortality due to alcohol-related causes, including alcoholic liver disease, fibrosis and cirrhosis of the liver, and mental and behavioral disorders.
This study shows that more than 50% of patients can expect a 90% or greater improvement in scalp psoriasis within 12 weeks.
Oral isotretinoin showed the best response in cases of facial warts
Researchers observed a positive correlation between the amount and duration of smoking and the occurrence of psoriasis.
Noninvasive test effective for monitoring hepatic fibrosis in psoriasis patients taking methotrexateSeptember 01, 2017
NASH FibroSure is useful to monitor for risk of worsening fibrosis during MTX therapy.
Biosimilar ABP 501 has similar clinical efficacy and safety to adalimumab for the treatment of plaque psoriasis.
The treatment is a promising, effective, and safe immunotherapeutic modality for common warts.
Dalazatide treatment reduced the plasma levels of multiple inflammation markers and reduced the expression of T cell activation markers on peripheral blood memory T cells.
The guidelines are the first to provide recommendations for comorbidity screening in pediatric psoriasis patients.
A rare case reports a 51-year-old man who primarily presented with multiple nodules on his scalp.
The risks of both stroke and myocardial infarction were highest the first year after the onset of herpes zoster and decreased with time.
Symptoms of an allergic reaction to an insect sting may include itching and hives, swelling in the throat or tongue, difficulty breathing, dizziness, stomach cramps, nausea, or diarrhea.
The most common comorbidities found in patients with psoriasis are hyperlipidemia, hypertension, depression, type 2 diabetes mellitus, and obesity.
Researchers sought to analyze long-term and real-world outcome data in patients with moderate-to-severe psoriasis after starting biologic treatment.
Antibiotics in conjunction with incision and drainage improved short-term outcomes compared with incision and drainage alone.
The number of emergency department visits for herpes zoster have increased from 2006 to 2013.
The most common causes of minor superficial burns are sunburns and minor thermal injuries.
Treatment resulted in improvements in nail psoriasis vs placebo at 16 weeks.
An overview of porphyrias, lupus erythematosus, rosacea, drug-induced photosensitivity, polymorphous light eruption, and solar urticaria.
Presence of psoriatic arthritis, weight, employment status, baseline disease severity affect the selection of first-line biologic treatment.