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October 2016, Vol 152, No. 10, Pages 1075-1174

In This Issue of JAMA Dermatology

Highlights

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1075. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.3289
Viewpoint

The Important Role of Schools in the Prevention of Skin Cancer

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1083-1084. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.3453

This Viewpoint discusses the important role of schools in the prevention of skin cancer.

Editorial

An Evolving Approach to the Detection of Melanoma and Other Skin Cancers Using In Vivo Reflectance Confocal Microscopy

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1085-1087. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1966
Original Investigation

Clinical Indications for Use of Reflectance Confocal Microscopy for Skin Cancer Diagnosis

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1093-1098. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1188

This study examines the accuracy of reflectance confocal microscopy in diagnosing skin cancer in lesions in relation to where they are located on the body.

Association Between Confocal Morphologic Classification and Clinical Phenotypes of Multiple Primary and Familial Melanomas

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1099-1105. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1189

This cross-sectional, retrospective study characterizes reflectance confocal microscopy morphologic patterns of melanomas in multiple primary and familial melanomas.

Pubic Hair Grooming Prevalence and Motivation Among Women in the United States

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1106-1113. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.2154

This cross-sectional study characterizes current pubic hair grooming practices in the United States.

Association Between Changes in Coronary Artery Disease Progression and Treatment With Biologic Agents for Severe Psoriasis

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1114-1121. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1984

This study investigates whether modulation of inflammation by treatment with biologic agents is associated with progression of coronary artery disease in patients with severe psoriasis.

Application of Recursive Partitioning to Derive and Validate a Claims-Based Algorithm for Identifying Keratinocyte Carcinoma (Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer)

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1122-1127. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.2609

Using population-based databases linked to laboratory pathology episodes in Ontario, Canada, this study applies recursive partitioning to derive and validate a claims-based algorithm to identify keratinocyte carcinoma with high sensitivity and specificity.

Clinical and Histologic Features of Lichenoid Mucocutaneous Eruptions Due to Anti–Programmed Cell Death 1 and Anti–Programmed Cell Death Ligand 1 Immunotherapy

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1128-1136. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.2226

This case series characterizes the features of lichenoid mucocutaneous adverse effects seen in patients receiving anti–programmed cell death 1 and anti–programmed cell death ligand 1 treatment.

Brief Report

Association of Epidermolysis Bullosa Simplex With Mottled Pigmentation and EXPH5 Mutations

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1137-1141. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.2268

This case report describes a novel homozygous nonsense mutation in EXPH5 causing mottled pigmentation in a patient with basal epidermolysis bullosa simplex.

Dynamic Optical Coherence Tomography Capillaroscopy: A New Imaging Tool in Autoimmune Connective Tissue Disease

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1142-1146. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.2027

This study explores the potential for optical coherence tomography capillaroscopy of the nailfolds using dynamic optical coherence tomography.

Proliferative Nodules vs Melanoma Arising in Giant Congenital Melanocytic Nevi During Childhood

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1147-1151. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.2667

This case series analyzes the utility of immunohistochemistry and fluorescence in situ hybridization in distinguishing proliferative nodules from childhood and adult-onset melanoma arising in congenital melanocytic nevi.

JAMA Dermatology Clinicopathological Challenge

Hypopigmented Macules on the Face and Neck of a Man

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1155-1156. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.2141

A man in his 40s presented with a 2-year history of multiple asymptomatic hypopigmented macules on the face and neck with no hair growth at the site of the lesions. What is your diagnosis?

Ulcers of the Ventral Aspect of Fingers

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1157-1158. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.2748

A 42-year-old African American man presented with a 7-month history of fatigue, exertional dyspnea, arthralgias, hand swelling, tender ulcerations, hair loss, and a 50-pound weight loss; he presented with ulcers on his dorsal metacarpophalangeal joints. What is your diagnosis?

Fixed Erythema on the Abdomen in a Hematologic Patient

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1159-1160. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1534

A man in his 60s presented with a 2-month history of painful, occasionally pruritic, fixed erythema on the abdomen and a splenic marginal zone lymphoma with bone marrow infiltration. What is your diagnosis?

Research Letter

Dermoscopic Evaluation of Melanocytic Nevi Changes With Combined Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase Pathway Inhibitors Therapy for Melanoma

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1162-1164. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.2426

This observational study investigates nevi changes after combined BRAF inhibitor and mitogen-activated protein kinase pathway inhibitor therapy in patients with metastatic melanoma.

Assessment of Accuracy of Patient-Initiated Differential Diagnosis Generation by Google Reverse Image Searching

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1164-1166. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.2096

This study examines the ability of Google’s Reverse Imaging Search to accurately identify similar images with matched diagnoses for dermatologic concerns.

Exploring Coping Strategies for Patients With Hidradenitis Suppurativa

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1166-1167. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1942

This qualitative study examines coping styles of patients diagnosed with hidradenitis suppurativa.

The Role of Subtractive Color Mixing in the Perception of Blue Nevi and Veins—Beyond the Tyndall Effect

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1167-1169. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.2201

This case study examines the visual phenomenon associated with why blue nevi appear blue.

Observation

Management of Antiplatelet Allergy After Cardiac Stenting

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1169-1170. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1983

This case report describes the management of antiplatelet allergy after cardiac stenting.

Treatment of Generalized Deep Morphea With Everolimus

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1170-1172. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.2338

This case report describes the treatment of generalized deep morphea with everolimus.

Comment & Response

Study on the Risk of Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma After Vismodegib Therapy for Basal Cell Carcinoma: Not a Case-Control Study

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1172. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.2427

Study on the Risk of Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma After Vismodegib Therapy for Basal Cell Carcinoma: Not a Case-Control Study

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1172-1173. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.2428

Study on the Risk of Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma After Vismodegib Therapy for Basal Cell Carcinoma—Reply

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1173. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.2429
Correction

Errors in Tables

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1173-1174. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.3933
Notable Notes

History of Podophyllin

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1105. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.6301

The Rise of Henri-Alexandre Danlos and His Contributions to Dermatologic Therapeutics and Radiation Research

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1113. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.6237

The Keloid Scars of Slavery

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1121. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.6263

Defining “Lichen”: From Greek Mycology to Modern Dermatology

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1136. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.1915

Spinning a Yarn—Sleeping Beauty and Anthrax

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1174. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.6302
JAMA Dermatology Masthead

JAMA Dermatology

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(10):1078. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.3290
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