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December 2017, Vol 153, No. 12, Pages 1207-1344

In This Issue of JAMA Dermatology

Highlights

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1207. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1728
Editorial

Industry Influence in Dermatology Clinical Practice Guideline Development

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1219-1220. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.4323

Chronic Urticaria in ChildrenStill Itching for Insight

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1221-1222. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.3183

Death by Gun Violence—A Public Health Crisis

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1223-1224. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.4972
Original Investigation

Evaluating Industry Payments Among Dermatology Clinical Practice Guidelines Authors

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1229-1235. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.3109

This study uses data extraction from the Open Payments database to evaluate the monetary values and types of payments received by physician authors of dermatology guidelines and the accuracy of conflict of interest disclosure statements.

Evaluating Comorbidities, Natural History, and Predictors of Early Resolution in a Cohort of Children With Chronic Urticaria

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1236-1242. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.3182

This cohort study examined the resolution rate of chronic urticaria in children and whether there are biomarkers that can predict resolution.

Diagnostic Accuracy of Pediatric Teledermatology Using Parent-Submitted PhotographsA Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1243-1248. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.4280

This randomized clinical trial assesses whether smartphone photographs of pediatric skin conditions taken by parents are of sufficient quality to permit accurate diagnosis.

Sclerotherapy for Reticular Veins in the Lower LimbsA Triple-Blind Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1249-1255. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.3426

This randomized clinical trial compares sclerotherapy of reticular veins of the lower limb with 2% polidocanol diluted in 70% hypertonic glucose vs hypertonic glucose alone.

Alcohol-Related Mortality in Patients With PsoriasisA Population-Based Cohort Study

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1256-1262. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.3225

This cohort study investigates whether patients with psoriasis have an elevated risk of alcohol-related mortality.

Association of Resilience With Depression and Health-Related Quality of Life for Patients With Hidradenitis Suppurativa

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1263-1269. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.3596

This survey study uses clinical data from a set of self-administered, self-graded questionnaires to examine the correlation among resilience, depression, and health-related quality of life for patients with hidradenitis suppurativa.

Long-term Change in the Risk of Skin Cancer After Organ TransplantationA Population-Based Nationwide Cohort Study

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1270-1277. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.2984

This population-based nationwide cohort study evaluates the long-term change in the risk of skin cancer after organ transplantation in Norway.

Correlation of Handheld Reflectance Confocal Microscopy With Radial Video Mosaicing for Margin Mapping of Lentigo Maligna and Lentigo Maligna Melanoma

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1278-1284. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.3114

This study evaluates whether handheld reflectance confocal microscopy with radial video mosaicing improves diagnostic accuracy in patients with lentigo maligna and lentigo maligna melanoma.

Diagnostic Accuracy of Virtual Pathology vs Traditional Microscopy in a Large Dermatopathology Study

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1285-1291. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.3284

This study compares diagnostic accuracy using whole-slide images with diagnostic accuracy using traditional microscopy for cutaneous diseases.

Brief Report

Laser-Induced Neocollagenesis in Focal Dermal Hypoplasia Associated With Goltz Syndrome in a Girl

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1292-1297. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.3669

This report describes treatment used to improve focal dermal hypoplasia by using ablative fractional laser resurfacing and characterizes the specific ratio of collagen types associated with observed clinical changes in a patient with Goltz syndrome.

Dermal Hyperneury and Multiple Sclerotic Fibromas in Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 2A Syndrome

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1298-1301. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.3959

This case report describes dermatologic similarities among family members with the familial medullary thyroid carcinoma variant of multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2A syndrome and cutaneous manifestations of multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2B and PTEN hamartoma-tumor syndromes.

Brentuximab Vedotin for Patients With Refractory Lymphomatoid PapulosisAn Analysis of Phase 2 Results

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1302-1306. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.3593

This phase 2 trial of 12 patients assesses the efficacy and safety of brentuximab vedotin for lymphomatoid papulosis.

Screening Guidelines for Thyroid Function in Children With Alopecia Areata

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1307-1310. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.3694

This study characterizes thyroid function in children with alopecia areata to establish guidelines for thyroid dysfunction screening.

JAMA Dermatology Clinicopathological Challenge

Erythematous, Burning and Painful Scrotal Nodules

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1315-1316. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.2560

A man in his 60s who had been treating intertrigo of the groin with a combination of clotrimazole and hydrocortisone developed bright red, burning and painful nodules around his scrotum. What is your diagnosis?

Corymbiform Lesions in a Young Healthy Man

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1317-1318. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.2768

A young man had asymptomatic cutaneous lesions for 4 months; examination revealed annular red plaques with scale and superficial erosions over the trunk and extremities, and plaques on the arms had a corymbiform pattern with a central and multiple satellite lesions. What is your diagnosis?

Coalescing Subcutaneous Nodules

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1319-1320. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.2767

A man in his 40s presented with enlarging, nonpainful upper extremity nodules developing over the preceding 9 months; he was renovating a commercial cannabis grow house in California at time of onset and described the construction site as being filled with intoxicating mold. What is your diagnosis?

Research Letter

Association Between the Use of a Physician Extender and Dermatology Appointment Wait Times in Ohio

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1323-1324. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.3394

This cross-sectional analysis of responses to a telephone algorithm finds that dermatology appointment wait times have doubled over the past decade and appointment wait time may have an influence on dermatology office management.

Barber Knowledge and Recommendations Regarding Pseudofolliculitis Barbae and Acne Keloidalis Nuchae in an Urban Setting

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1325-1326. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.3668

This cross-sectional study analysis assesses barber knowledge and recommendations regarding various dermatologic conditions common among clients who use predominantly African American barbershops.

Laboratory Monitoring During Systemic Terbinafine Therapy for Pediatric Onychomycosis

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1326-1327. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.4483

This retrospective medical record review examines the prevalence of laboratory monitoring and laboratory abnormalities during systemic terbinafine therapy in pediatric onychomycosis.

The Most Beautiful PeopleEvolving Standards of Beauty

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1327-1329. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.3693

This study used People magazine to compare standards of beauty in 1990 with present-day standards.

Addressing Minority Representation in DermatologyAnswering a Call to Action Through Structured Mentorship and Instruction

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1329-1330. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.3224

This study uses course evaluation responses and anecdotal feedback to assess a pilot program that includes direct mentorship to encourage inner-city high school students from populations underrepresented in medicine to consider careers in dermatology.

Treatment of Psychiatric Disorders and Skin-Restricted Lupus RemissionA Longitudinal Study

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1331-1332. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.3590

This observational cohort study investigates the association between treatment of psychiatric disorders and skin-restricted lupus remission in a patient cohort over 2.5 years.

Observation

Human Papillomavirus–Induced Atypical Pigmented High-grade Dysplasia of the Scrotum

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1332-1334. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.3712

This case report describes a patient with HPV-induced atypical pigmented high-grade dysplasia of the scrotum.

A Transgender Woman With Anogenital Lichen Sclerosus

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1334-1335. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.3071

This case report describes a transgender woman with anogenital lichen sclerosus.

Pustular Eruption in a Patient With Cancer Treated With Complementary and Alternative Medicine

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1335-1337. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.3749

This case report describes a patient with metastatic non–small cell lung carcinoma who experienced acnelike lesions after treatment with an herbal tonic.

Prescription-Strength Topical Steroids Sold Without Prescription

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1337-1338. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.4121

This case report describes the use of a prescription-strength topical steroids obtained without prescription.

Correction

Error in End Matter

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1338. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.5060
Notable Notes

What’s in a Name—Dermoscopy vs Dermatoscopy

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1235. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.3905

Jay Frank Schamberg, MD—Beyond the Eponymous Disease

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1242. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.4273

Joseph Goldberger—Public Health Champion and Investigator of Pellagra

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1262. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.4044

Rona McLeod MacKie, MD, FRCP, FRCPath—A Trendsetter in the Field of Melanoma

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1269. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.4298

Dermatology in Epic Poetry—From Beowulf to The Odyssey

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1297. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.4697

Solitude and Sunshine in Daniel Defoe’s Robinson Crusoe

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1338. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.3993
JAMA Dermatology Patient Page

Stevens-Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1344. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.3957

This Patient Page provides information on Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis and advises patients on care and treatment as well as ways to avoid recurrences.

JAMA Dermatology Masthead

JAMA Dermatology

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JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(12):1215. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1729
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