This Viewpoint describes a teledermatology network implemented to connect 56 primary care centers with the skin cancer and melanoma clinic of a university-based hospital in Seville, Spain, to address the problems associated with patient wait times.
This systematic review and meta-analysis of primary melanoma studies found that the risk of sentinel lymph node positivity was significantly lower in patients with histologic regression than in those without.
This cross-sectional study of heterosexual and sexual minority men and women reports a higher prevalence of indoor tanning and skin cancer among sexual minority men than among heterosexual men.
This cross-sectional study suggests that the Cutaneous Sarcoidosis Activity and Morphology Instrument and Sarcoidosis Activity and Severity Index are reliable and valid outcome measures for dermatologists and nondermatologists assessing cutaneous sarcoidosis.
This randomized clinical trial compares the costs of conventional and store-and-forward teledermatology referrals in a population of patients treated at remote sites who were enrolled in the US Department of Veterans Affairs health system.
This study of patients with dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans indicates that the PDGFB protein is expressed in most of these tumors and may be a useful diagnostic tool.
This study of 3 cohorts of patients with peripheral globular nevi describes apparent symmetric enlargement followed by growth cessation for 4 to 5 years, suggesting that not all nevi growth is associated with malignancy.
This analysis of assessment of skin lesion images via the Internet investigates whether a collective intelligence approach can be used to improve diagnostic accuracy in skin cancer detection.
This case series of 7 patients describes the use of low-dose, high dose-rate brachytherapy in the treatment of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma.
This case report and literature review describes 1 patient with recurrent oral papillomas caused by HPV-32 that completely resolved after quadrivalent HPV vaccination and 8 cases of recalcitrant and disseminated warts that similarly resolved after quadrivalent HPV vaccination.
This quiz case describes a patient with a growing, painful nodule on the upper cutaneous lip and several smaller papules on the face and neck. What is your diagnosis?
An elderly woman with progressive, painful blisters, ulcers of the groin, and enlargement of the tongue was found to have circinate purpuric patches with erosions on the natal cleft and buttocks. What is the diagnosis?
A man in his early 40s with a history of verruca vulgaris, dyshidrotic eczema, and HIV presented with a chief complaint of dry, swollen lips, a 1-month history of “puffy and bumpy” lips, and a sometimes “dry and scaly” lower lip but no bleeding. What is your diagnosis?
This randomized clinical trial evaluates the use of laser vs microneedle transepidermal administration of methylaminolevulinate.
This study demonstrates the development of itchy erythematous papules and vesicles within 48 hours of larval Amblyomma americanum (lone star tick) attachment to human volunteers.
This study of an email-based online dermatology consultation service found that absence of differential diagnosis was a significant factor in diagnostic confidence.
This observational study sought to determine whether FCGR2A and FCGR3A single-nucleotide polymorphisms were associated with the response to biological treatment of psoriasis in a Spanish cohort.
This survey reports on the factors that applicants to dermatology residencies consider most important when choosing a program for further training.
This case report describes the occurrence of disseminated cutaneous cytomegalovirus infection in an immunocompromised patient following total body electron beam irradiation for mycosis fungoides.
This case report describes a case of oral malignant acanthosis nigricans and tripe palms associated with renal urothelial carcinoma.
This case report describes the occurrence of a cutaneous infection caused by plant pathogen Colletotrichum gloeosporioides that was successfully treated with oral itraconazole.
This case report illustrates how erythema annulare centrifugum may manifest as a reaction pattern induced by molluscum contagiosum.
This case report describes an unusual, clinically 2-tone epidermal cyst that displayed an irregular blue color under dermoscopy, reflectant platelike structures under confocal microscopy, and cholesterol clefts histopathologically.
This case report describes the possible involvement of Mycoplasma fermentans in the development of nonsexually acquired genital ulceration (Lipschütz ulcers) in 3 young female patients.
This case report describes a multifocal perineal infestation by Dermatobia hominis in a man in his 60s who presented with pruriginous perineal nodules on return from travel in South America.