Explore the latest in dermatology from The JAMA Network, including diagnosis and management of allergic, inflammatory, autoimmune and genetic diseases of the skin.
This single-center cohort study analyzes 10-year outcomes of visual acuity, eye retention, development of neovascular glaucoma, tumor recurrence, and melanoma-related mortality in patients who underwent proton beam irradiation for large choroidal melanomas.
This cohort study assesses the association of margin status and surgical approach with oncologic outcomes in patients with sinonasal mucosal melanoma undergoing gross total resection.
This study uses data extraction from the Open Payments database to evaluate the monetary values and types of payments received by physician authors of dermatology guidelines and the accuracy of conflict of interest disclosure statements.
This cross-sectional study analysis assesses barber knowledge and recommendations regarding various dermatologic conditions common among clients who use predominantly African American barbershops.
This population-based nationwide cohort study evaluates the long-term change in the risk of skin cancer after organ transplantation in Norway.
A healthy 7-month-old female infant had 2 months of sharply marginated, polymorphic, nonscaly hyperpigmented macules on the back and thighs, without erythema, trauma, or abnormal laboratory test results. What would you do next?
This study used People magazine to compare standards of beauty in 1990 with present-day standards.
This study evaluates whether handheld reflectance confocal microscopy with radial video mosaicing improves diagnostic accuracy in patients with lentigo maligna and lentigo maligna melanoma.
This study compares diagnostic accuracy using whole-slide images with diagnostic accuracy using traditional microscopy for cutaneous diseases.
This phase 2 trial of 12 patients assesses the efficacy and safety of brentuximab vedotin for lymphomatoid papulosis.
This observational cohort study investigates the association between treatment of psychiatric disorders and skin-restricted lupus remission in a patient cohort over 2.5 years.
This cohort study investigates whether patients with Medicaid are more likely than patients with Medicare or private insurance to experience delays in surgery for melanoma.
An 11-year-old boy diagnosed as having eczema and multiple food allergies presented with an 8-month history of progressive visions loss, night blindness, light sensitivity, and dry eyes. On examination, his conjunctiva had dry, keratinized patches with foamy appearance, and his cornea showed areas of marked epitheliopathy with opacity. What is your diagnosis?
This Teachable Moment discusses the importance of discussions of risks, benefits, and the range of possible outcomes in patients with limited life expectancy.
A 15-year-old boy presented to a hospital with pain and purpura of his left thigh after an intramuscular injection. What is your diagnosis?
This cohort study investigates whether phenotypic characteristics, carriage of MC1R variants, and history of amelanotic melanoma are associated with histopathologically amelanotic melanoma.