This Viewpoint discusses the history of African American leaders in dermatology and possible actions to increase the representation of African Americans in the specialty.
This population-based cross-sectional study compares use, effectiveness, and cost of 2 skin cancer screening strategies—total-body examination vs lesion-directed screening.
This systematic review and meta-analysis examines the need for frequent laboratory monitoring to detect adverse effects in patients receiving isotretinoin therapy for acne vulgaris.
This observational study evaluated the appearance of vitiligo as a visible marker of tumor response in a population of patients with melanoma who received treatment with pembrolizumab.
This randomized clinical trial investigated the safety and efficacy of the anti-inflammatory biological therapy anakinra in 20 patients with Hurley stage II or III hidradenitis suppurativa.
This study reports the results of pilot testing of a questionnaire designed to determine whether patients can distinguish cutaneous lupus erythematosus from other skin disorders.
This medical record review of patients undergoing patch testing with combined methylchloroisothiazolinone-methylisothiazolinone and methylisothiazolinone measures the prevalence of contact allergy.
This study of National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey data reports that self-reported history of psoriasis was independently associated with major depression as assessed by a validated screening tool, even when controlling for comorbidities.
An elderly woman had a patch of black hair within otherwise gray hair, an irregularly pigmented, brownish patch on the underlying scalp skin, multiple seborrhoic keratoses, and a actinic keratosis. What is your diagnosis?
A woman in her 40s presented with a 6-month history of a generalized, asymptomatic eruption of red violaceous, nontender, rubbery nodules and papules together with brownish-red patches without enlargement of lymph nodes or hepatosplenomegaly. What is your diagnosis?
A man in his 50s with a kidney transplant was admitted for a 1-month history of an enlarging left lower extremity mass that ulcerated, was occasionally painful, and drained small amounts of sanguinopurulent fluid. What is your diagnosis?
This Research Letter analyzes sex and ethnicity trends among dermatology residents and compares them with other specialties and medical school graduates over multiple decades, highlighting the need for greater ethnic diversity among dermatologists.
This cross-sectional study assesses the utility of patient-obtained photographs of skin lesions for diagnosis and treatment among patients in 21 dermatology practices.
This study reports that misdiagnoses, unnecessary procedures, and undertreatment were common among patients with eosinophilic fasciitis, while combination therapy with corticosteroids and methotrexate resulted in higher rates of complete response.
This population-based study examines the use of indoor tanning devices among gay, lesbian, bisexual, and straight men and women.
This Viewpoint discusses Google’s unique opportunity to transmit targeted public health information to a large audience through advertisements that appear alongside search results.
This report of 2 cases illustrates how global positron emission tomographic assessment may be used to determine the extent of T-cell lymphoma and its response to treatment soon after treatment.
This case report describes the occurrence of leflunomide-associated eruptive keratoacanthomas.
This case report describes the successful treatment of unresectable cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma with pembrolizumab, a programmed cell death protein 1 inhibitor.
This case report describes the occurrence of facial papules in a patient with long-term cystinosis.
This case report describes a patient with subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus induced by mitotane.
This case report suggests that the combination of pertuzumab-based targeted therapy with taxane chemotherapy may develop into a new treatment option for patients with HER2-positive metastatic cutaneous apocrine carcinoma.
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