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“Pitted” lesions in dermatology

Cutaneous pitting, dimpling, or depressions are frequently dealt with in clinical practice. Such lesions may be primary manifestations of a disorder or develop as secondary changes during the course of the disease. Cutaneous pitting may be a manifestation of certain genodermatoses and

Melanoma Verrugoso Primario

El melanoma verrugoso es una variedad extremadamente rara que puede desarrollarse sobre cualquier forma clínica de melanoma (se- cundario) o ser primario. El melanoma verrugoso primario es un tumor exofítico que tiene pronóstico más favorable y requiere tratamiento menos agresivo.

Hiperplasia sebácea. Tratamiento con isotretinoína

La hiperplasia de glándulas sebáceas (HGS) representa el aumento del tamaño del lóbulo sebáceo alrededor del infundíbulo folicular. Clínicamente se presenta con pápulas pequeñas, amarillentas, umbi- licadas que se localizan en la parte central y superior de cara y/o en tronco

RESUMEN PONENCIA, Genocosmética: “Alcanzando los Genes gracias a la Nanotecnologia”

La genocosmética es una evolución de la cosmética que conocíamos hasta ahora, y es el resultado de la apuesta por la I+D. La genocosmética aplicada ha dado como fruto toda una nueva generación de productos cuya acción tiene lugar en el origen de las alteraciones de la piel causadas po

Terra firma-forme dermatosis in a child

Terra firma-forme dermatosis (Duncan’s dirty dermatosis) is a recently described entity of unknown etiology that seems more common than might be expected when browsing through the medical literature (1–5). It affects both children and adults and, though of only cosmetic significance,

Microneedling in skin of color: A review of uses and efficacy

In ethnic skin, traditional skin resurfacing procedures such as dermabrasion, chemical peels, and laser therapy can be effective but can also be associated with prolonged recovery and risk of complications. These complications can include a higher risk of dyspigmentation and scarring,

A Case Report of Majocchi’s Granuloma Associated with Combined Therapy of Topical Steroids and Adalimumab

Currently, tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF-alpha) inhibitors are widely used for many autoimmune disorders. However, they cause an immunocompromised status that sometimes leads to many cutaneous side effects including atypical infections. Herein, we report the first case of adalimuma

Fototerapia ultravioleta B de banda angosta para el tratamiento de psoriasis, micosis fungoide y vitiligo

A inicios de 1980, Philips desarrolló las lámparas de UVB de banda angosta (UVB-ba), de 311 a 313 nm, llamadas TL-01, para mejorar la eficacia de la fototerapia.1,2 Estas lámparas tienen un potencial terapéutico más alto que las fuentes de UVB de banda ancha convencionales, lo cual, j

Coexistence of frontal fibrosing alopecia with lichen planus pigmentosus

A 47-year-old, postmenopausal woman presented with asymptomatic, excessive hair loss on the frontal region of the scalp of one year’s duration. Over the same period, she had noticed progressive, diffuse pigmentation of the face. She reported no history of hair manipulation or cosmetic
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