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.
Participants in clinical studies who received Dupixent achieved clear or almost clear skin and a reduction in itch after 16 weeks of treatment.
The injected medication has been approved for use by patients who have failed to respond to other systemic therapies.
Patients exhibited a significant therapeutic response to immunotherapy compared with cryotherapy.
The patient's use of minocycline was associated with patchy hyperpigmentation as a result of iron deposition in the dermal cells.
Doppler imaging resulted in a solid mass with suggestion of increased vascularity.
Participants underwent patch testing for food in an effort to examine whether food additives play a role in recurrent aphthous stomatitis etiology.
In a controlled trial, participants receiving Eucrisa achieved clear or almost clear skin after 28 days of treatment.
Phenotype-based treatments are recommended for presenting signs and symptoms of rosacea.
Over-the-counted remedies are not as effective as prescription medications.
Differin Gell 0.1% (adapalene) is the first retinoid approved for over-the-counter treatment of acne by the FDA.
Primary care screening can help patients avoid the need for more aggressive therapy and potentially save lives.
More cases of skin cancer are diagnosed each year than of breast, prostate, lung, and colon cancers combined, and early detection is critical.
Patients with psoriasis are more likely to have an abdominal aortic aneurysm, with the likelihood increasing with more severe psoriasis.
Learn about nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome, including how to diagnose and manage this genetic condition.
Overall quality of the studies reviewed was poor, leaving gaps in the development treatment recommendations for MC.
A number of therapeutic options exist for patients with psoriasis, including phototherapy and systemic and biologic agents.
Approximately a quarter of patients with infantile hemangioma experience rebound growth, which happens at a mean age of 17.1 months.
Although usually benign, some infantile hemangiomas have complications that are potentially fatal or physically debilitating if untreated.
A new blood test assesses levels of circulating tumor DNA (ctDNA) in patients with unresectable stage IIIC/IV melanoma.
What is the mechanism of action for laser treatment for onychomycosis of the toenails?
This patient presented for the evaluation of enlarging brown spots.
The USPTF has determined that there is insufficient evidence for the harms and benefits of visual skin cancer screening.
Escalating prices were found across all categories of dermatologic drugs, including anti-infective medications and treatments for psoriasis and rosacea.
El Nino and La Nina have been linked to increases in actinic keratosis, rosacea, dermatitis, psoriasis, and varicella, among other dermatologic conditions.
Providers from across the country share clinical wisdom for the treatment of poison ivy, oak, or sumac rashes and abrasions.
Two studies indicate that brodalumab and secukinumab had significant benefits for patients with psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis.
Researchers found a significant link between moderate to severe rosacea and many comorbid conditions.
Performing skin checks during other procedures can identify abnormalities that would otherwise be overlooked.