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Melanoma Screening by Means of Complete Skin Exams for All Patients in a Dermatology Practice Reduces the Thickness of Primary Melanomas at Diagnosis

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anthony J. Chiaravalloti, MD; Jeffrey R. LaDuca, PhD, MD Anthony J. Chiaravalloti, MD, is from SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York. Jeffrey R. LaDuca, PhD, MD, is from Reflections Dermatology and Psoriasis Center, Auburn, New York. Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest. Abstract Objective: Previous studies have shown that dermatologists detect […]

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Hyperpigmentation Therapy: A Review

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Skin of color Section Editors: Seemal R. Desai, MD, FAAD; Andrew Alexis, MD, FAAD, and Andrew Alexis, MD, FAAD Dr. Desai is Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Dermatology at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and is the President & Medical of Innovative Dermatology, PA in Dallas, Texas. He has served in […]

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Neck Rejuvenation with Fractional CO2 Laser Long-term Results

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Yasemin Oram, MD; A. Deniz Akkaya, MD Department of Dermatology, V.K. Foundation American Hospital of Istanbul, Abstract Objective: To assess the effectiveness of 10,600nm fractional CO2 laser for neck aging at one month and one year after treatment. Design/Setting/Participants/Measurement: Twenty patients underwent 10,600nm fractional CO2 laser treatment over the entire neck. Clinical features of the […]

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Perimenstrual Flare of Adult Acne

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Lauren Geller, MD; Jamie Rosen, BA; Amylynne Frankel, MD; Gary Goldenberg, MD Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Department of Dermatology, New York, New York; Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York Abstract Background: Acne is typically regarded as an adolescent disease. A significant body of literature suggests a post-adolescent […]

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Neurosyphilis in a Man with Human Immunodeficiency Virus

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Khosro Sadeghani, MD; Joseph R. Kallini, MD; Amor Khachemoune, MD, FAAD, FACMS Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Facey Medical Center, Mission Hills, California; Department of Dermatology, Saint Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri; Veterans Affairs Hospital, Brooklyn, New York Abstract The authors describe a 33-year-old man with human immunodeficiency virus who developed erythematous macules on […]

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Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome A Dermatologic Perspective and Successful Treatment with Losartan

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

James Landero, DO Abilene, Texas Abstract The postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome is a disease characterized by excessively increased heart rate during orthostatic challenge associated with symptoms of orthostatic intolerance including dizziness, exercise intolerance, headache, fatigue, memory problems, nausea, blurred vision, pallor, and sweating, which improve with recumbence. Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome patients may present with […]

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A Case of a Generalized Lichenoid Tattoo Reaction

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Stephanie K. Jacks, MD; Matthew J. Zirwas, MD; Joy L. Mosser, MD Division of Dermatology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio; bDivision of Dermatology, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio Abstract Cutaneous reactions to tattoos have been increasing in conjunction with the rise in popularity of tattoos. While localized lichenoid reactions to tattoo inks are fairly […]

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