Make the Diagnosis: What Lies Beneath These Crusted Hands?

(MedPage Today) -- Case Findings: A 53-year-old man with a history of alcoholism presented with erosions on his hands. He said that they had started as vesicles, but now some of them had crusted. He had also noticed some hypertrichosis on his temples, along with redness of his face, which he thought was unusual. What is your diagnosis?
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Publication date: Available online 3 July 2020Source: Journal of Food EngineeringAuthor(s): Llanquileo Luis, Gamboa Alexander, Abugoch Lilian, Tapia Cristian
Source: Journal of Food Engineering - Category: Food Science Source Type: research
According to studies, drugs based on their Pharmaco-dynamics and pharmacokinetics can affect driving performance. There are clear conclusions about some medications and in other drugs have not yet reached definitive conclusions. There are two international...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news
In the January 2018 issue of the Journal of Forensic Sciences, in the article titled "Heroin ‐related Deaths from the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office from 2004 Through 2015," (volume 63, pages 191-194; https://doi.org/10.1111/1556‐4029.13511),...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news
BACKGROUND: In June 2013, the legal blood alcohol concentration (BAC) limit for driving was lowered from 0.05 to 0.03 mg/mL in Taiwan. Thus, this study aimed to assess the epidemiological changes in terms of drinking among drivers in southern Taiwan before...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news
BACKGROUND: Fall related fractures in elderly are one of the most serious health problems in the world. Due to the rapid aging of the elderly in Korea, elderly falls has emerged as a very important social health issue. Falls can result in injuries, a loss...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news
About 25% of all fatal injuries or 1.35 million deaths on the world's roads are due to road traffic injuries (RTIs). For every road traffic fatality, at least 20 people sustain non-fatal injuries. Deaths from RTIs has been increased from 2015 to 2018 globa...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news
OBJECTIVE: We sought to examine ADHD modified release (MR) and immediate release (IR) stimulant ingestion exposures reported to the National Poison Data System (NPDS) to characterize the nature of the exposures and the outcomes associated with them....
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news
OBJECTIVE: Scientific research on how consumption of whole, natural Cannabis flower affects low mood and behavioral motivations more generally is largely nonexistent, and few studies to date have measured how common and commercially available Cannabis flow...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news
Conclusions: These results support previous studies and help to appraise differences in personality traits between specific groups in a clinical setting. PMID: 32618499 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Journal of Dual Diagnosis - Category: Addiction Tags: J Dual Diagn Source Type: research
Authors: Lee H, Kim G, Lee YH PMID: 32613782 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Diabetes and Metabolism Journal - Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes Metab J Source Type: research
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