Successful Treatment of Lower Extremity Telangiectasias Using 585-nm Pulsed-Dye Laser at Low Fluence Combined With Optical Coherence Tomography: A Case Report
November 2019 | Volume 18 | Issue 11 | Case Reports | 1180 | Copyright © November 2019
Background: Significant advances have been made in using lasers and intense pulse light sources to treat common vascular lesions such as telangiectasias. However, the treatment of leg telangiectasia, ...
August 2019 | Volume 18 | Issue 8 | Case Reports | 217 | Copyright © August 2019
Psoriasis is a common dermatologic condition with a variety of morphologic presentations. These variations include the less common hyperkeratotic form, psoriasis ostracea, defined as having pronounced...
August 2019 | Volume 18 | Issue 8 | Case Reports | 218 | Copyright © August 2019
A 56-year-old Caucasian male with a history of chronic plaque psoriasis, primary sclerosing cholangitis status-post liver transplant on tacrolimus, and ulcerative colitis on infliximab developed a pro...
July 2019 | Volume 18 | Issue 7 | Case Reports | 690 | Copyright © July 2019
Pityriasis lichenoides et varioliformis acuta (PLEVA) is a rare, self-limited, cutaneous disorder of unknown etiology. Clinically, PLEVA is characterized by the sudden onset of scaly, er...
May 2019 | Volume 18 | Issue 5 | Case Reports | 477 | Copyright © May 2019
Here, we present a case of arsenic-induced Bowen’s disease treated with a regimen consisting of topical 5-fluouracil and oral nicotinamide. The use of this therapy modality resulted in near comp...
Life of a Wound: Serial Documentation of Wound Healing After Shave Removal Using Reflectance Confocal Microscopy
May 2019 | Volume 18 | Issue 5 | Case Reports | 472 | Copyright © May 2019
Reflectance Confocal Microscopy (RCM) is a new noninvasive skin imaging modality that is comparable to traditional histopathology. We present serial in vivo RCM imaging of an atypical nevus after shav...
May 2019 | Volume 18 | Issue 5 | Case Reports | 468 | Copyright © May 2019
Sorafenib is an oral multikinase inhibitor approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of advanced hepatocellular and renal cell carcinoma. Cases of sorafenib-induced ...
May 2019 | Volume 18 | Issue 5 | Case Reports | 465 | Copyright © May 2019
We report a rare case of leiomyoma of the fingernail in a 59-year-old woman. She presented with red discoloration, lifting, and distal splitting of her left 2nd fingernail for several months. She repo...
May 2019 | Volume 18 | Issue 5 | Case Reports | 460 | Copyright © May 2019
Primary cutaneous anaplastic large cell lymphoma (pc-ALCL) is a CD30+ subtype of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma. It typically has a very favorable prognosis; however, traditional treatment can be expensive...
Successful Treatment of Refractory Plaque-Type Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis With Guselkumab and Adalimumab Combination Therapy: A Case Report
April 2019 | Volume 18 | Issue 4 | Case Reports | 394 | Copyright © April 2019
COPY: A number of biologics have been approved for use in plaque-type psoriasis. They act by either blocking the action of a specific type of cell or protein in the immune system.
April 2019 | Volume 18 | Issue 4 | Case Reports | 392 | Copyright © April 2019
Persistent Grover's disease can cause significant symptoms of pruritus thereby decreasing quality of life. Many patients undergo successful conservative management of their disease; however, a subset...
Erosive Pustular Dermatosis of the Leg Successfully Treated With an Oral Retinoid and a Bi-layered Skin Substitute
March 2019 | Volume 18 | Issue 3 | Case Reports | 301 | Copyright © March 2019
Erosive pustular dermatosis is a rare inflammatory skin disorder characterized by crusted erosions, sterile pustules, skin atrophy, and scarring alopecia. Cases of involvement of lower extremities, wi...
January 2019 | Volume 18 | Issue 1 | Case Reports | 103 | Copyright © January 2019
hospiNovel immunotherapies including antibodies to programmed death ligand 1 (PD-1) and cytotoxic T-lymphocyte-associated antigen 4 (CTLA-4) have become common therapies for neoplasms including metas...
December 2018 | Volume 17 | Issue 12 | Case Reports | 1325 | Copyright © December 2018
Malignant proliferating trichilemmal tumors are rare adnexal neoplasms that most commonly occur on the scalp in elderly women. These tumors are associated with recurrence and even nodal or distant met...
Retrospective Evaluation of Microbicidal Polymer Dressing for Reduction of Infection Following Post Deformity Correction Surgery
December 2018 | Volume 17 | Issue 12 | Case Reports | 1322 | Copyright © December 2018
Pin site infections are a very common complication of external fixation, and unfortunately, no standard of care exists to effectively minimize the risk of infection. Various pin site care regimens wit...
October 2018 | Volume 17 | Issue 10 | Case Reports | 1131 | Copyright © October 2018
Crusted scabies (CS) is a highly infectious hyperinfestation variant of scabies with up to millions of Sarcoptes scabiei mites present on the skin surface. Diagnostic clues include intense itching and...
Decreased Labial Herpes Simplex Virus Outbreaks Following Botulinum Neurotoxin Type A Injection: A Case Report
October 2018 | Volume 17 | Issue 10 | Case Reports | 1127 | Copyright © October 2018
Herpes Labialis results from reactivation of latent herpes simplex virus (HSV-1 or HSV-2) harbored in the trigeminal ganglion during times of psychological stress, cutaneous injury or photo exposure. ...
A Case of Bullous Morphea Resistant to Methotrexate and Phototherapy Successfully Treated With Mycophenolate Mofetil
October 2018 | Volume 17 | Issue 10 | Case Reports | 1123 | Copyright © October 2018
Bullous morphea is rare clinical variant of localized scleroderma characterized by the formation of bullae on sclerotic morphea plaques. Severe disease may be highly disabling and greatly impair quali...
July 2018 | Volume 17 | Issue 7 | Case Reports | 807 | Copyright © July 2018
Treatment of malignancy with anti-programmed cell death 1 (PD-1) immune checkpoint inhibitors can cause mucocutaneous side effects resulting from T cell activation. Due to their recent development, th...
July 2018 | Volume 17 | Issue 7 | Case Reports | 804 | Copyright © July 2018
We present the case of a man that had a rapidly growing nodule on his face. Removal of the lesion was more difficult than anticipated because it was tightly adherent to adjacent tissue. Pathology from...