Medical Dermatology

From the Journals

Bacteria seen as potential lupus triggers

“These data suggest that Ro60 orthologs from human commensal bacteria may initiate and drive lupus pathogenesis,” researchers said.

Make the Diagnosis

Make The Diagnosis - April 2018

A healthy 70-year-old white male presented with an 8-day history of fatigue and a tingling, erythematous plaque with crusting on the left flank....

Make the Diagnosis

Make the Diagnosis - March 2018

A 39-year-old has itchy, painful lesions in the bilateral axillae and groin, which have come and gone for 15 years and flare when she perspires....

Conference Coverage

VIDEO: Cannabinoids in dermatology

SAN DIEGO – “Our skin is chock full of cannabinoids; chock full of expression of cannabinoid receptors.”

Conference Coverage

VIDEO: The return of Kaposi’s sarcoma

SAN DIEGO – Once again, dermatologists are seeing more cases of Kaposi’s sarcoma in HIV-positive patients, according to Toby Maurer, MD.