Nov 2015
Vol. 96
No. 5

Cosmetic Corner

Case Letter

Photo Challenge

  • Photo Challenge

    Sessile Pink Plaque on the Lower Back

    A 47-year-old man presented with an asymptomatic, 2.5×1.5-cm, sessile pink plaque with a coalescing papular texture on the lower back of 30 years...

  • Photo Challenge

    Linear Bluish Black Papules on the Shoulder

    A 57-year-old woman presented with an asymptomatic, unchanging, 3.5×0.7-cm linear plaque on the right shoulder composed of dozens of clustered,...

  • Photo Challenge

    What Is Your Diagnosis? Tinea Corporis

    An 81-year-old woman presented with a 2-cm erythematous, scaly, pruritic rash on the left dorsal wrist localized to the skin under her watch. The...


Drug Therapy

Practical Pearls

  • Practical Pearls

    Managing Patients With Alopecia

    Alopecia can be a challenge for the physician. Patients often are anxious and visits can be long and frustrating if the physician is not adept at...


Dermpath Diagnosis

  • Dermpath Diagnosis

    Desmoplastic Melanoma

    Desmoplastic melanoma, an uncommon variant of melanoma, poses a diagnostic challenge to the clinician because the tumors frequently appear as...

Original Research

Product Review

For Residents


  • Blog

    Hope for Hidradenitis Suppurativa

    In September 2015, the US Food and Drug Administration approved adalimumab, the well-known injectable tumor necrosis factor (TNF)–α inhibitor...

  • Blog

    Bump in the Road

    On October 14, 2015, the US Food and Drug Administration declined to approve tofacitinib citrate, an oral rheumatoid arthritis drug, for...

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