Case Report of Multiple Keratoacanthomas and Squamous Cell Carcinomas in a Patient Receiving Pembrolizumab
May 2017 | Volume 16 | Issue 5 | Case Reports | 513 | Copyright © May 2017
PD-1 is expressed on antigen-stimulated T cells and induces a downstream signaling pathway that works by negative feedback to inhibit T cell proliferation, cytokine release, and cytotoxicity. PD-1 ...
May 2017 | Volume 16 | Issue 5 | Case Reports | 508 | Copyright © May 2017
The Food and Drug Administration approved Ruxolitinib in 2011 for the treatment of primary myelofibrosis. Five-year safety data showed a higher incidence of skin cancer in patients treated with Rux...
A Difference in Cutaneous Pigmentary Response to LED Versus Halogen Incandescent Visible Light: A Case Report from a Single Center, Investigational Clinical Trial Determining a Minimal Pigmentary Visible Light Dose
April 2017 | Volume 16 | Issue 4 | Case Reports | 388 | Copyright © April 2017
BACKGROUND: While most of the attention regarding skin pigmentation has focused on the effects on ultraviolet radiation, the cutaneous effects of visible light (400 to 700nm) are rarely reported. I...
April 2017 | Volume 16 | Issue 4 | Case Reports | 385 | Copyright © April 2017
The lower cutaneous lip is a highly visible and functionally sensitive unit, and numerous factors must be considered when deciding on the optimal repair for defects in this area. The transposition ...
Single-Staged Tunneled Cheek Interpolation Flap With Cartilage Batten Graft for Repair of Nasal Ala Defect
March 2017 | Volume 16 | Issue 3 | Case Reports | 288 | Copyright © March 2017
Surgical defects located within 5 mm of the nasal alar margin are at risk for alar elevation or collapse of the external nasal valve during wound healing. To reduce the chance of such complications...
Zoon Balanitis Revisited: Report of Balanitis Circumscripta Plasmacellularis Resolving With Topical Mupirocin Ointment Monotherapy
March 2017 | Volume 16 | Issue 3 | Case Reports | 285 | Copyright © March 2017
INTRODUCTION: Zoon balanitis is an idiopathic benign inflammatory condition of the glans penis and prepuce. A patient with biopsy confirmed diagnosis of Zoon balanitis who was successfully treated ...
March 2017 | Volume 16 | Issue 3 | Case Reports | 280 | Copyright © March 2017
Generalized essential telangiectasia (GET) is a notoriously difficult to treat disorder with no current satisfactory treatments. This case and discussion report the use of 6-mercaptopurine (6-MP) a...
March 2017 | Volume 16 | Issue 3 | Case Reports | 275 | Copyright © March 2017
BACKGROUND: Actinic keratoses (AKs) are dysplastic lesions of the epidermis that have the potential to progress to non-melanoma skin cancers (NMSC). Traditional photodynamic therapy (PDT) requires ...
March 2017 | Volume 16 | Issue 3 | Case Reports | 268 | Copyright © March 2017
Subungual melanoma is a rare variant of acral lentiginous melanoma that often has a poor prognosis compared with other types of melanoma. The aim of the present study is to report a case of a patie...
February 2017 | Volume 16 | Issue 2 | Case Reports | 180 | Copyright © February 2017
Microcystic adnexal carcinoma is a rare cutaneous tumor that is often misdiagnosed and has the potential to be aggressive. Mohs surgery is the treatment of choice to prevent recurrences. We present a ...
Reversible Posterior Leukoencephalopathy Syndrome (RPLS) in a Psoriasis Patient Treated With Ustekinumab
February 2017 | Volume 16 | Issue 2 | Case Reports | 177 | Copyright © February 2017
The use of monoclonal antibodies against interleukin (IL)-12 and -23, such as ustekinumab, has considerably reduced the disease burden in many patients with moderate to severe psoriasis. Reversible po...
February 2017 | Volume 16 | Issue 2 | Case Reports | 173 | Copyright © February 2017
A variety of tumors may involve the eyelid, most of which are primary, but rarely can be metastatic. Previously reported eyelid primary carcinomas with neuroendocrine features include Merkel cell carc...
Annular Elastolytic Giant Cell Granuloma Successfully Treated With Adalimumab Subsequently Complicated by Drug-Induced Lupus
February 2017 | Volume 16 | Issue 2 | Case Reports | 169 | Copyright © February 2017
We report a 51-year-old female with a 3-year history of recalcitrant annular elastolytic giant cell granuloma (AEGCG) who was effectively treated with the anti-tumor necrosis factor (TNF)-alpha antibo...
February 2013 | Volume 12 | Issue 2 | Case Reports | 223 | Copyright © February 2013
Combination chemotherapy is associated with cutaneous and mucosal side effects. Antineoplastic agents have been associated with mucosal and nail pigmentation. We describe a 16-year-old Saudi Arabian g...
April 2012 | Volume 11 | Issue 4 | Case Reports | 528 | Copyright © April 2012
Schamberg's disease (schamberg disease) is a pigmented purpuric dermatosis that is generally asymptomatic, however, Schamberg disease patients often seek treatment for aesthetic improvement. Many topi...
October 2011 | Volume 10 | Issue 10 | Case Reports | 1201 | Copyright © October 2011
Topical fluorouracil is widely used for the treatment of precancerous and cancerous lesions of the skin. The most common side effect of this medication is localized irritant dermatitis. The authors re...