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Dermatitis

Sep 15, 2018 Issue
Crisaborole (Eucrisa) for Mild to Moderate Atopic Dermatitis [STEPS]

Crisaborole has been shown to be effective in about one-third of patients who use it, but it is much more expensive than other available products. Although crisaborole is a safe option for patients in whom topical corticosteroids are considered risky (e.g., children at least two years of age), it sh...


Apr 15, 2018 Issue
Geometric Rash on the Leg [Photo Quiz]

A healthy 62-year-old woman presented with a pruritic rash on her ankle three days after applying a lidocaine patch.


Mar 1, 2017 Issue
Topical Medications for Seborrheic Dermatitis [FPIN's Help Desk Answers]

Steroids and antifungal agents can be used to effectively treat seborrheic dermatitis. Calcineurin inhibitors are as effective as steroids, but have a higher incidence of short-term adverse effects.


Jul 1, 2016 Issue
Pruritic Rash on the Forearm and Legs [Photo Quiz]

A man presented with itching and erythema on his right forearm and legs after a fishing trip. The rash consisted of multiple papules and vesicles.


Jun 1, 2016 Issue
Hyperkeratotic Plaques on Hands [Photo Quiz]

A 10-year-old boy presented with hyperkeratotic plaques on both hands and index fingers after extensive video game use.


Aug 1, 2015 Issue
Common Skin Rashes in Children [Article]

Rashes are common in children, and the various causes can be difficult to differentiate. Learn the key features of common infectious and noninfectious rashes of childhood.


May 1, 2015 Issue
A Geometric Summertime Rash [Photo Quiz]

A girl with a history of asthma and eczema presented with burning rash on her legs after exposure to limes.


Apr 15, 2015 Issue
Red Rash on the Back [Photo Quiz]

A man presented with a on his back after a coronary stent procedure. The erythematous lesion was well demarcated with visible capillary break and petechiae inside the borders. There was a central fine scale.


Feb 1, 2015 Issue
Diagnosis and Treatment of Seborrheic Dermatitis [Article]

Learn how to differentiate sebhorreic dermatitis from other common skin conditions, and find out which treatments are most effective and have the fewest side effects.


Dec 1, 2014 Issue
Management of Atopic Dermatitis: Guideline from the American Academy of Dermatology [Practice Guidelines]

Atopic dermatitis, a common and chronic skin condition, affects persons of all ages. Topical therapy is the mainstay of treatment, and in severe cases, it is often combined with systemic therapy. This guideline from the American Academy of Dermatology provides information about the treatment of atop...


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