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Pembrolizumab linked to significantly longer recurrence-free survival at 15-month follow-up
The USPSTF has updated both the 2012 recommendation on behavioral counseling for the primary prevention of skin cancer and the 2009 recommendation on screening for skin cancer with skin self-examination.
When testing for sensitivity to histamine, larger swelling sizes were recorded for infants with eczema and atopic dermatitis compared with infants without those conditions.
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 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.
The most common causes of minor superficial burns are sunburns and minor thermal injuries.
The patient is a 57-year-old man requesting removal of a growth on his left upper thigh. The lesion has been ...
The patient is an 18-month-old child who presents for evaluation of a rash affecting both cheeks. The onset was sudden ...
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.