Radiation recall dermatitis
- Stump the Experts. // Journal of Dermatologic Surgery & Oncology;Apr80, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p267
The article presents a case study on 48-year-old businessman, who presented himself for treatment of an acute, intensely pruritic eruption of one week's duration on his back. Upon examination, an acute dermatitis was found on the patient's back. It consisted of intense erythema, edema and minute...
- Erythema and bruising that turned painful and pruritic. Jogi, Reena // Cortlandt Forum;Mar2008, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p45
The article reports on the diagnosis of fluoroscopy-induced radiation dermatitis which includes three forms, such as acute, chronic and subacute radiation dermatitis. The diagnosis is made through biopsy to rule out disorders as inflammatory metastases. In acute radiation dermatitis, the...
- How to manage chronic idiopathic urticaria, angioedema. Young, Constance // Dermatology Times;Jun95, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p16
Focuses on the use of antihistamines for the management of chronic idiopathic urticaria and angioedema. Competitive inhibitors; Medical history of the patient; Recommendations on how to use steroids; Related reports on steroid treatments; Mechanisms of the therapeutic agents.
- Fluticasone furoate/mometasone. // Reactions Weekly;7/28/2012, Issue 1412, p21
The article describes the clinical cases of two patients who developed perioral dermatitis (PD) after intranasal administration of steroid nasal spray for allergic rhinitis.
- peau d'orange. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1725
A definition of the term "peau d'orange," which refers to dimpling, pitting, and swelling seen in inflamed skin or in the skin that overlies inflammatory breast carcinoma, is presented.
- Hereditary angioedema: Report of a case. Joynt, Gavin M.; Abdullah, Victor; Wormald, Peter J. // ENT: Ear, Nose & Throat Journal;May2001, Vol. 80 Issue 5, p321
Hereditary angioedema is caused by an absolute deficiency or the functional inactivity of C1 esterase inhibitor in plasma. A precise diagnosis is important because, unlike allergic forms of mucocutaneous edema, this condition does not respond to epinephrine, antihistamines, or corticosteroids....
- Erratum to: Bone turnover markers in patients with prostate carcinoma: influence of sex steroids levels. Varsavsky, Mariela; Reyes-García, Rebeca; García-Martín, Antonia; Rozas-Moreno, Pedro; González-Ramírez, Rocío; Muñoz-Torres, Manuel // Journal of Bone & Mineral Metabolism;Jan2014, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p71
A correction to the article "Bone turnover markers in patients with prostate carcinoma: influence of sex steroids levels" that was published online in the September 14, 2013 issue is presented.
- C1 esterase inhibitor deficiency as a cause of abdominal pain. Marenah, Christine B.; Quiney, Jeremy R. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);3/5/1983, Vol. 286 Issue 6367, p786
Examines esterase inhibitor deficiency as a cause of abdominal pain due to oedema of gastrointestinal submucosa. Use of steroids in the treatment; Detection of mild eosinophilia; Symptoms of oedema.
- A mysterious malady. Hilton, Lisette // Dermatology Times;Jun2004, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p1
A common disorder, said to affect about 5 percent of the population, seborrheic dermatitis continues to cause many dermatologists to scratch their heads. The disorder can appear in infants a week or two after birth, most classically on the scalp, although it can be more of a diffuse pattern on...