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June 2016, Vol 152, No. 6, Pages 603-736

In This Issue of JAMA Dermatology

Highlights

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):603. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.3261
Viewpoint

Zika Virus in the Americas: An Obscure Arbovirus Comes Calling

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):621-622. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1499

This Viewpoint discusses the spread of the Zika virus in the Americas, the risk of a US outbreak, and what can be done in terms of surveillance and prevention.

Large Acquired Nevus or Dysplastic Nevus: What’s in the Name of a Nevus?

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):623-624. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.6186

This Viewpoint discusses use of the term large acquired nevus vs dysplastic nevus.

A Policy-Driven Perspective on Rising Drug Costs in Dermatology

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):625-626. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0349

This Viewpoint examines the causes of rising drug costs in dermatology.

Editorial

JAMA Dermatology—The Year in Review, 2015

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):627-628. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1139

Cost of Inpatient Care of Patients With Pemphigus in the United States: Translating Dollars and Cents Into Improved Patient Care

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):629-630. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.5241

Photodynamic Therapy in Daylight for Actinic Keratoses

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):631-632. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.5979
Original Investigation

Artificial White Light vs Daylight Photodynamic Therapy for Actinic Keratoses: A Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):638-644. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.5436

This clinical trial compares the effectiveness of daylight vs artificial white light with topical methyl 5-aminolevulinic acid photodynamic therapy for actinic keratoses in a cohort of 22 men.

Costs of Care for Hospitalization for Pemphigus in the United States

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):645-654. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.5240

This study examines the incidence of and risk factors for hospitalization for patients with pemphigus and cost of care.

Modeling the Effect of Shared Care to Optimize Acne Referrals From Primary Care Clinicians to Dermatologists

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):655-660. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0183

This review of 253 referrals from primary care clinicians to dermatologists for acne measures algorithm-based treatment for the elimination of unnecessary dermatology appointments.

Effect of Ixekizumab Treatment on Work Productivity for Patients With Moderate-to-Severe Plaque Psoriasis: Analysis of Results From 3 Randomized Phase 3 Clinical Trials

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):661-669. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0269

These 3 randomized clinical trials assess the effect of ixekizumab therapy on work productivity in adults with moderate-to-severe chronic plaque psoriasis.

Epidemiologic, Clinicopathologic, Diagnostic, and Management Challenges of Pityriasis Rubra Pilaris: A Case Series of 100 Patients

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):670-675. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0091

This case series of patients with pityriasis rubra pilaris evaluates objective and subjective disease experience metrics from the perspectives of patients and clinicians.

The Role of Color and Morphologic Characteristics in Dermoscopic Diagnosis

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):676-682. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0270

In this study, a sample of skin lesions was shown to attendees of a dermoscopy course to determine if diagnostic accuracy for common skin lesions differs between gray-scale and color dermoscopic images.

Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer With Aggressive Subclinical Extension in Immunosuppressed Patients

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):683-690. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0192

This study reviews the clinical characteristics of nonmelanoma skin cancer with aggressive subclinical extensions (NMSC-ASE) among immunocompetent and various subgroups of immunosuppressed patients and suggests a predictive model for NMSC-ASE lesions.

Brief Report

Mucocutaneous Findings and Course in an Adult With Zika Virus Infection

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):691-693. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1433

This report describes the mucocutaneous features and histologic correlation in a man returning from Puerto Rico who tested positive for the Zika virus.

Aminolevulinic Acid Photodynamic Therapy in the Treatment of Erosive Pustular Dermatosis of the Scalp: A Case Series

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):694-697. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.6300

This case series describes on 8 patients successfully treated for erosive pustular dermatosis of the scalp with gentle curettage of the hyperkeratotic lesions followed by aminolevulinic acid photodynamic therapy.

Hair and Nail Changes During Long-term Therapy With Ibrutinib for Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):698-701. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0225

This observational study assessed the incidence of brittle nails and hair changes in 66 patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) enrolled in a single-arm phase 2 clinical trial of ibrutinib for CLL.

Editor's Note

Zika Virus

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):693. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1635
Review

Cost-effectiveness of Store-and-Forward Teledermatology: A Systematic Review

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):702-708. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0525

This systematic review summarizes and evaluates the current economic evidence comparing store-and-forward teledermatology with conventional face-to-face care.

JAMA Dermatology Clinicopathological Challenge

Linear Vesicles in Newborn Resolving With Hyperpigmented Macules

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):711-712. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0095

A newborn presented with vesicular lesions over trunk and lower extremities that had begun 2 days prior; physical examination revealed vesicles filled with clear fluid disposed in a linear arrangement forming whorls and swirls. What is your diagnosis?

Blaschkoid Skin Lesions in a Young Girl

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):713-714. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0061

A young girl presented for care of skin lesions on her trunk and extremities that had been present since birth and an intermittent inflammatory reaction localized to the lesions; there was no history of developmental delay, eye abnormalities, or seizures. What is your diagnosis?

Eruptive Reddish-Yellow Coalescing Papules in the Axillae of a Middle-Aged Man

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):715-716. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0190

A 55-year-old man presented with eruptive and painless reddish-yellow papules in his axillae and endorsed polyuria and polydipsia but was otherwise asymptomatic. What is your diagnosis?

Research Letter

Association of CYP2C19 *17/*17 Genotype With the Risk of Voriconazole-Associated Squamous Cell Carcinoma

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):719-720. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0351

This cohort study investigates whether lung transplant recipients with the ultrarapid-metabolizing *17 allele of CYP2C19 have an increased risk for voriconazole-associated cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma.

Patients With Psoriasis and Personalized Trade-offs in Treatment Decisions—Lessons Learned From Focus Groups

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):720-722. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0501

This assessment of the treatment decision-making experiences of patients with psoriasis identifies patient preferences that can be incorporated into a subsequent design of decision aids for individuals with psoriasis.

Observation

Sticky Palms Following Use of Proton-Pump Inhibitors

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):722-723. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0094

This case report describes 2 patients with sticky palms as an adverse effect of proton-pump inhibitors.

Rat Bite Fever Presenting As Palpable Purpura

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):723-724. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.6034

This case report describes rat bite fever presenting as palpable purpura.

Anagen Effluvium Caused by Thallium Poisoning

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):724-726. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0194

This case report describes anagen effluvium caused by thallium poisoning.

Treatment of Skin Ulcers Secondary to Sneddon Syndrome With Alprostadil (Prostaglandin E1)

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):726-727. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0162

This case report describes treatment of skin ulcers secondary to Sneddon syndrome with alprostadil (prostaglandin E1).

Unilateral Axillary Toxic Erythema of Chemotherapy in a Patient With Previous Axillary Lymph Node Dissection: Implications for Pathophysiology and Therapy

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):727-728. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.4905

This case report describes the occurrence of unilateral axillary toxic erythema of chemotherapy in a patient with previous axillary lymph node dissection.

Rumpel-Leede Phenomenon Associated With Tourniquet-like Forces of Baby Carriers in Otherwise Healthy Infants: Baby Carrier Purpura

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):728-730. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.6270

This case report describes acute-onset lower-extremity petechiae and purpura caused by dermal capillary rupture from a baby carrier in otherwise healthy infants (Rumpel-Leede phenomenon).

Notable Notes

Historical Identification of Melanoma—Dark, Deep, and Deadly

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):654. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.4906

Sugaring—Modern Revival of an Ancient Egyptian Technique for Hair Removal

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):660. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.4864

Purity in the Eye of the Beholder—Home Remedies for Freckles

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):690. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.5140

Dermatology and Comic Book Characters

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):697. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.5150

Exfoliative Excrement

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):701. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.5023

Cryotherapy—As Ancient as the Pharaohs

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):730. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.1616
Peer Reviewers List

JAMA Dermatology Peer Reviewers in 2015

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):e161127. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1127
JAMA Dermatology Patient Page

Hidradenitis Suppurativa

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):736. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0185
JAMA Dermatology Masthead

JAMA Dermatology

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(6):610. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.3262
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