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Authors: Sheriff T, Lin MJ, Dubin D, Khorasani H Abstract Cannabis is increasingly being used world-wide to treat a variety of dermatological conditions. Medicinal cannabis is currently legalized in Canada, 31 states in America and 19 countries in Europe. The authors reviewed the literature on the pharmacology and use of cannabinoids in treating a variety of skin conditions including acne, atopic dermatitis, psoriasis, skin cancer, pruritus, and pain. Cannabinoids have demonstrated anti-inflammatory, antipruritic, anti-ageing, and antimalignancy properties by various mechanisms including interacting with the newly ...
Source: Journal of Dermatological Treatment - Category: Dermatology Tags: J Dermatolog Treat Source Type: research
ConclusionsFurther studies are needed to better describe the correlation between genotype and phenotype in patients with PAPA syndrome and with PAPA syndrome associated with FMF, considering that the presence of mutations in both genes may amplify clinical presentation and evolution of both diseases.
Source: Italian Journal of Pediatrics - Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research
Introduction: Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) has been shown to have a negative impact on quality of life, even more so than psoriasis, acne and eczema. Research has only recently focused on the impact HS has on sexual health. HS patients may experience sexual decline due to pain, physical appearance, and diminished sexual desire. Dermatologists who treat this chronic condition are in a unique position to screen these patients for sexual health concerns and provide counseling or specialized referral
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology - Category: Dermatology Source Type: research
(Natural News) CBD oil is one of the most popular supplements on the market. Heralded as a cure-all for everything from acne to Parkinson’s disease, there is no shortage of people interested in taking a CBD supplement. Some evidence also indicates taking CBD oil can help with eliminating inflammation and pain, combating oxidative stress, improving...
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AbstractSynovitis, acne, pustulosis, hyperostosis, and osteitis (SAPHO) syndrome is a disorder characterized by pustular skin lesions and osteoarticular lesions. Mandibular involvement occurs in approximately 10% of the cases, and is often seen as recurrent mandibular osteitis with bone sclerosis, mainly involving the body of the mandible in the head and neck region. Middle cranial base with temporomandibular joint (TMJ) involvement in SAPHO syndrome can be diagnostically challenging because of its rarity. Herein, we present a case of a 37-year-old man who suffered from trismus and dull pain in the left TMJ region. The ini...
Source: Oral Radiology - Category: Radiology Source Type: research
Authors: Tanghetti EA, Kircik LH, Green LJ, Guenin E, Harris S, Martin G, Pillai R Abstract Background: Tazarotene has been extensively studied in clinical trials and is widely used to treat acne vulgaris (acne). Irritation potential has limited its use. Objective: To compare efficacy, safety, and tolerability of a novel formulation tazarotene 0.045% lotion based on polymeric emulsion technology, and tazarotene 0.1% cream in patients with moderate-to-severe acne. Methods: A total of 210 patients, 12 years and older were randomized to receive tazarotene 0.045% lotion, tazarotene 0.1% cream, or respective vehicle i...
Source: Journal of Drugs in Dermatology - Category: Dermatology Tags: J Drugs Dermatol Source Type: research
Shadow Holdings is voluntarily recalling all lots, within expiry, of Herb-X Solutions X-Jow Pain Gel, and United Exchange Acne Shave Moisturizer, Acne Shave Shave Cream with Acne Shield, and Acne Shave Shave Kit to the retail level. The products may be contaminated with bacteria.
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ConclusionWe report the case of a female who had a stress fracture of the midshaft of the clavicle associated with SCCH in SAPHO or AS. Although the patient was treated conservatively, and the shoulder function was satisfactory at the final follow-up visit, re-fracture may occur in the future.
Source: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports - Category: Surgery Source Type: research
Discussion Sarcoidosis is rare and is even rarer in the pediatric age group. Sarcoidosis is seen in all ages with an estimated prevalence is 10-40/100,000 in the U.S. population. Pediatric sarcoidosis has an estimated incidence of 0.2/100,000 per year. For the pediatric age range it is more likely from 9-15 years of age. In adults it commonly presents between 20-39 years but bimodal distribution is also reported. Women are more likely to have sarcoidosis than men. African American females have the highest risk, and usually present slightly older, especially in the 4th decade of life. African American women are also more li...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - Category: Pediatrics Authors: Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news
Authors: Tricarico PM, Zupin L, Ottaviani G, Rupel K, Celsi F, Genovese G, Boniotto M, Crovella S, Marzano AV Abstract Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) is a severe inflammatory pathology of the skin characterized by chronic recurrent inflamed lesions, nodules, sinus tracts and abscesses usually manifests after puberty, which involves scalp, neck, axillae, perineum and infra-mammary areas. Nowadays treatment options range from short or long courses of antibiotics, anti-inflammatory and biologic drugs, to surgery. Other suggested treatments consider the employment of laser devices, mainly microsurgical lasers (such as C...
Source: Giornale Italiano di Dermatologia e Venereologia - Category: Dermatology Tags: G Ital Dermatol Venereol Source Type: research
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