This Viewpoint discusses the benefits and risks of increased screening for acral lentiginous melanoma in dark-skinned individuals.
This single-center cohort study of adult patients with vulvar lichen sclerosis suggests that individualized preventive topical corticosteroid regimens that achieve objective normality of skin color and texture combined with regular long-term follow-up visits may modify the course of the disease.
This study demonstrates, in a limited patient population, that noninvasive in vivo multiphoton microscopic imaging can provide label-free contrast that reveals several characteristic features of basal cell carcinoma lesions.
This observational retrospective web-based study of a set of reflectance confocal microscopy (RCM) images collected at a tertiary academic medical center tests interobserver reproducibility of recognition of previously published RCM descriptors and accuracy of RCM-based skin cancer diagnosis.
This thorough nationwide estimate of the incidence of nonmelanoma skin cancer reports evidence of continued increases in numbers of skin cancer diagnoses and affected patients in the United States.
This national database study of in situ and malignant melanoma in Denmark confirms an increase in melanoma incidence and the importance of secondary melanoma prevention, in particular among the population older than 60 years.
This randomized clinical trial assesses the efficacy of intralesional botulinum toxin A in the management of pain associated with cutaneous leiomyomas.
This cohort study reports that the prevalence of cutaneous toxic effects is decreased with a combination of dabrafenib and trametinib therapy compared with vemurafenib and dabrafenib monotherapy in a population with inoperable stages IIIC and IV malignant melanoma.
This case report describes effective repigmentation with tofacitinib citrate, a pathogenesis-directed therapy, in a patient with generalized vitiligo.
This case report describes 3 patients with treatment-refractory discoid lupus erythematosus that responded to a novel preparation of tacrolimus lotion, 0.3%, in an alcohol base and suggests a potential therapeutic option for these patients.
Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis is described in a long-term hemodialysis patient who was exposed to gadolinium several times between 1998 and 2004 during magnetic resonance angiography of his abdominal vessels and arteriovenous fistula.
A man in his 50s of Indian descent presented with a pruritic eruption on his scalp, arms, neck, and feet. What is your diagnosis?
A woman in her 40s with a medical history of pulmonary embolism and deep venous thrombosis presented with a 6-month history of pruritic, pink scaling plaques on her face and neck with subsequent lesions on the chest, abdomen, and back that flared with sun exposure. What is your diagnosis?
This case report of a woman with unilateral stellate purpura of the ankle reveals how a complete skin examination is critical for diagnostic and prognostic purposes.
This review of previously acquired data reports that the use of a 2-step algorithm and pattern analysis in dermoscopy can identify benign cutaneous melanoacanthoma in patients with seborrheic keratosis.
This review of teledermatology referral adherence reports that primary health care professionals followed 80% of recommendations and that physicians who attended a dermatology training course were no more likely to follow recommendations.
This study of vismodegib-treated patients reports the therapeutic benefit of amlodipine for vismodegib-related muscle cramps.
This survey found that many young women use indoor tanning facilities that are not tanning-only salons and engage in risky tanning behavior.
This case report details successful use of negative-pressure wound therapy for treatment of an advanced Buruli ulcer and suggests that such treatment might be effective in similar future cases.