Less than half of women experiencing hair loss have genetic origins as the cause; possible causes and treatments are reviewed.
A presentation at the 2021 Summer Meeting of the AAD reviews the novel approaches taken by the University of Mississippi, Department of Dermatology to address gaps in rural care.
Jonathan Leventhal, MD, director of the Onco-Dermatology Program at Smilow Cancer Hospital, Yale-New Haven, explains prevention and treatment strategies for radiation-induced dermatitis (RID).
Dermatologists are well positioned to recognize the signs of systemic disease, explains Torunn Sivesind, MD, a dermatology fellow at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus in Colorado.
Psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis have been associated with the underreporting and undertreatment of pain. To provide adequate care and management of pain in psoriatic disease, a multidisciplinary approach is required.
“Ageism is one of the most socially condoned and institutionalized forms of prejudice in the United States.”
A dive into the genesis of acne reveals a complex interplay of endocrinologic and immunologic mechanisms involving a marked disturbance in sebaceous gland activity.
Exploration of immunologic mechanisms in psoriasis are in early stages of study, but promise to yield important clues to its pathogenesis, and more importantly, to direct the continued search for effective targeted drug therapies.