Evidence-based guidelines outline current recommendations for the management of bullous pemphigoid, epidermolysis bullosa acquisita, and mucous membrane pemphigoid.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) has released an updated version of the child and adolescent immunization schedule for ages 18 years and younger in the United States.
A recent report published in the New England Journal of Medicine describes the case of a 57-year-old male patient who developed skin hyperpigmentation following chemotherapy that included fluorouracil.
Desmoglein 3 chimeric autoantibody receptor T cell therapy, is designed to selectively target the cause of mucosal pemphigus vulgaris.
A 29-year-old white man presents with a 10-day history of a scaly, pruritic lesion on his right posterior thigh. His medical and family histories are unremarkable. On examination, the lesion is an annular erythematous plaque with trailing scale. The polycyclic plaque has a central clearing. Biopsy is performed, the results of which show a dense…
A 10-year-old child presents for evaluation of a 5-day history of lesions on the hands. Examination reveals multiple circumscribed, hyperpigmented lesions. The lesions appeared 12 hours after the patient took oral ibuprofen for fever. Three months earlier, identical lesions appeared in the same locations after the patient took the same medication for 3 days. This…
A man presents with a mass on the back of his neck that limits his range of motion and causes discomfort.
A patient presents with numerous white cysts on his trunk and buttocks.
A woman has a lesion on her leg that has increased in size.
A patient requests removal of an asymptomatic pigmented lesion on her left shin.