Chlorotrichosis is the deposition of copper onto hair, which causes a green discoloration and most commonly occurs in blonde patients with...
A 4-day-old female neonate presented to the dermatology clinic with yellow-red vesicles on an erythematous base in a blaschkoid distribution on...
LONDON – While it may not be the first thing on the minds of families of children with DEB, it is important to consider oral health early to...
LONDON – By age 12, all children with recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa had moderate to severe hand deformity with reduced finger flexion...
LAHAINA, HAWAII – Two recent major studies are worth incorporating in parental risk/benefit discussions.
The child also had longitudinal fissuring of all fingernails on presentation.
A 2-year-old girl presented with 2- to 6-mm vascular macules that blanched with pressure and filled quickly thereafter on the left nasal sidewall...
LONDON – Epidermolysis bullosa classification criteria have been reworked and are a further step in understanding the rare genetic disease.
LONDON – Low-dose calcipotriol ointment significantly improved wound healing and itch in people with epidermolysis bullosa in a pilot study.
ORLANDO – “The take-home message here is that pediatric contact dermatitis is common, much more common than a lot of people realize.”
LONDON – No safety concerns have been seen so far with the antihypertensive drug losartan in children with the skin blistering disease.