Dermatology Information Center
A smartphone application is a more effective learning tool for accurately diagnosing melanoma compared with traditional, rule-based methods.
Alternative sun protection products, including pills and dietary supplements, are misleading consumers through false marketing and advertising.
Risk of cardiovascular outcomes was greatest for those with the most active atopic eczema.
The cause of dermographic urticaria is unknown, but appears to be related to a mast cell abnormality and is probably autoimmune in nature.
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.
A 44-year-old woman presents to her local emergency department after 5 days of persistent fever, productive cough, and worsening dyspnea on exertion.
A 33-year-old man presents to the emergency department for 6 small spots on his chest, arms, and legs that gradually grew in diameter after using a topical cream and cephalexin.
A 63-year-old Hispanic woman presents with an abrupt onset of hair loss, first noted 6 weeks ago. Examination reveals diffuse ...
The patient is a 42-year-old man requesting removal of a growth located on his right armpit. He is moderately obese ...
What is the mechanism of action for laser treatment for onychomycosis of the toenails?
For patients with poison ivy, decontamination should precede steroid treatment.
A 51-year-old woman with chronic vulvar itching was diagnosed with lichen sclerosus et atrophicus.
Providers from across the country share clinical wisdom for the treatment of poison ivy, oak, or sumac rashes and abrasions.
Duct tape can be used to remove warts.