Hair & Nails
CHICAGO – Most dermatologists surveyed didn’t know about the ABCDEF mnemonic for subungual melanomas.
Congenital disorders and problems with the hair shaft and follicle are suspects in pediatric hair loss.
Definitive diagnosis of eruptive vellus hair cysts relies on histopathology, but their unique dermoscopic findings combined with a thorough...
Skin of Color
Recognition of the associated conditions and clinical variants of frontal fibrosing alopecia in women of color is important to expand our...
Asking the right questions begins with being familiar with common hair care practices.
A 50-year-old man with a history of cerebrovascular accident presented with severe itching along the inguinal folds and over the chest of 2 months...
CHICAGO – Make sure patients plan ahead for a restful day or two after surgery.
A 19-year-old woman with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and an anxiety disorder presented with hair loss of 2 years' duration. She...
CHICAGO – Nail patella syndrome: “Even though it’s rare, I want you to think about it,” said Sheila Friedlander, MD.
Ulcerative lichen planus (ULP) is a rare variant of lichen planus that is characterized by chronic, painful, and disabling ulcerations. Ulcerative...
From the Journals
Combining efinaconazole with nanoparticles boosted the effectiveness of antifungal medication and reduced the amount needed.