COVID-19: 2 More Mucosal Skin Ulcer Cases Reported in Male Teens COVID-19: 2 More Mucosal Skin Ulcer Cases Reported in Male Teens
Two adolescent boys were successfully treated with IV infusions of steroids and other drugs after developing reactive infectious mucocutaneous eruptions (RIME) following coronavirus infection.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - September 23, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

This Startup Raised $20.7 Million To Develop A Kid-Friendly Wart Treatment
VeraDermics, a startup founded by dermatologists, hopes to take the pain out of wart treatments with a band-aid-like solution. Its secret sauce? Microneedles. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - September 22, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jair Hilburn, Contributor Tags: Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Source Type: news

Sirolimus Curbs Pain, Other Symptoms in Youngsters With Pure Lymphatic Malformations Sirolimus Curbs Pain, Other Symptoms in Youngsters With Pure Lymphatic Malformations
In children over age 6 with pure lymphatic malformations, sirolimus decreases oozing, bleeding, and malformation volume, while increasing quality of life, a new trial showed.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

FDA Approves First Topical JAK Inhibitor for Atopic Dermatitis FDA Approves First Topical JAK Inhibitor for Atopic Dermatitis
The approval is for the treatment of non-immunocompromised patients aged 12 years and older with mild to moderate atopic dermatitis.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - September 22, 2021 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Dermatology News Alert Source Type: news

The Association Between Citrus Consumption and Melanoma Risk The Association Between Citrus Consumption and Melanoma Risk
Psoralen, a known photocarcinogen, is abundant in citrus products. Might consumption of citrus be associated with an increased risk of melanoma?The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Medicare Payments for Most Skin Procedures Dropped Since 2007 Medicare Payments for Most Skin Procedures Dropped Since 2007
The study looked at 46 procedures and used historical Medicare fee schedules to examine annual trends over a 15-year period.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

FDA Approves LEXETTE (R) for Adolescent Plaque Psoriasis
RALEIGH, N.C., Sept. 21, 2021 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Mayne Pharma is pleased to announce that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved LEXETTE® (halobetasol propionate) foam, 0.05% for use in adolescents. LEXET... Biopharmaceuticals, Dermatology, FDA Mayne Pharma, LEXETTE, halobetasol, plaque psoriasis (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - September 21, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Cytrellis Biosystems Completes $50 Million Series C Financing
Investment Led by D1 Capital Partners Will Support the Company's Commercialization Efforts and R&D Investments WOBURN, Mass., Sept. 21, 2021 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Cytrellis, a medical technology company dedicated to the developme... Devices, Dermatology, Venture Capital Cytrellis Biosystems, ellacor System, Micro-Coring (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - September 21, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Patient Views on Dermatologic Surgery Antibiotic Use Vary Patient Views on Dermatologic Surgery Antibiotic Use Vary
Investigators looked at patient preferences regarding taking antibiotics to prevent SSI relative to antibiotic efficacy and adverse reactions.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - September 21, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

How Can I Hide My Wrinkles?
Title: How Can I Hide My Wrinkles?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 9/21/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/21/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - September 21, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Adjuvant Pembrolizumab Cuts Recurrence in Stage II Melanoma
Compared with placebo, pembrolizumab prolonged regression - free survival in resected high - risk stage IIB and IIC melanoma (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - September 20, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Oncology, Pharmacy, Conference News, Source Type: news

Finding Employees During a Pandemic Finding Employees During a Pandemic
As private practices try to recover and rebuild in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, many have faced an unexpected challenge: a paucity of employees.Medscape Dermatology (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - September 20, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Dermatology Commentary Source Type: news

Dermatologist tackles sun safety while growing her business via QVC
As a mother, Erum Ilyas worried about her children ’s sun safety. Was their sunscreen washing off in the pool? Were their clothes properly protecting them? Did they slather on SPF before heading to the beach with friends? As a doctor, those concerns extended to her patients. The most common cancer in the U.S., an estimated one in five Americans will develop skin cancer in their lifetime, according to the American Academy of Dermatology Association. Seeing the frustrations her patients had with… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 20, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Lisa Dukart Source Type: news

Using a Hair Removal Gel or Cream? Here's How to Do It Safely
Title: Using a Hair Removal Gel or Cream? Here's How to Do It SafelyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/19/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/20/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - September 20, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Can Lifestyle Changes Cause Acne?
Title: Can Lifestyle Changes Cause Acne?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 9/20/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/20/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - September 20, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

The Creators: Main Line dermatologist tackles sun safety while growing her business via QVC
To combat harmful UV damage, Dr. Erum Ilyas launched her own line of protective fashion, which is sold on QVC. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - September 20, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Lisa Dukart Source Type: news

New Data on RYBREVANT ® (amivantamab-vmjw) in Combination with Lazertinib Show Early Activity in Patients with Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Whose Disease Has Progressed After Both Osimertinib and Platinum-Based Chemotherapy
September 19, 2021 (RARITAN, N.J.) – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced preliminary results from the Phase 1b CHRYSALIS-2 (NCT04077463) study evaluating RYBREVANT® (amivantamab-vmjw) in combination with lazertinib in the treatment of patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) characterized by epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) exon 19 deletion or L858R mutations whose disease had progressed after treatment with osimertinib and platinum chemotherapy.[i] While previously reported results have demonstrated durable responses with RYBREVANT® in combination with...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - September 19, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

RYBREVANT ® (amivantamab-vmjw) Provides Higher Activity and Longer Duration of Response When Used in Combination with Lazertinib in Patients with Advanced EGFR-Mutant Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Who Have Failed Osimertinib
September 19, 2021 (RARITAN, N.J.) – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced a new analysis from the CHRYSALIS (NCT02609776) study evaluating RYBREVANT® (amivantamab-vmjw) monotherapy and a combination regimen with lazertinib in advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients with epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) mutations who progressed after osimertinib.[1] The analysis showed higher activity and longer duration of response (DOR) in patients treated with the combination therapy, demonstrating the potential benefit of targeting the extracellular (outer) and catal...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - September 19, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Clinicians in Japan use navigation system for TMJ surgery
Clinicians in Japan successfully performed a temporomandibular joint (TMJ) ankylosi...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: CT directs treatment of abscesses caused by boy's dental infection Imaging aids in tween's tumor-induced jaw reconstruction MRI helps identify facial mass caused by dermal filler Imaging leads to removal of 3-cm toy from dementia patient Imaging reveals baby girl in SC born with 2nd mouth (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 18, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Diprolene Lotion (betamethasone dipropionate)
Title: Diprolene Lotion (betamethasone dipropionate)Category: MedicationsCreated: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/18/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - September 18, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

New Data Show COVID Telehealth Pivot by Patients, Physicians New Data Show COVID Telehealth Pivot by Patients, Physicians
Psychiatrists, dermatologists, urologists, and primary care physicians were among the highest users of teleconferencing for patient visits 6 months after the start of pandemic, according to data.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - September 17, 2021 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

What REALLY happens to your skin when you sleep in your make-up?
Problems caused by leaving your cosmetics on include eye infections, brittle lashes and rashes, while dermatologist Dr Catherine Borysiewicz revealed why double cleansing is essential. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medicare Patients' Psoriasis, PsA Drug Costs Remain High Medicare Patients' Psoriasis, PsA Drug Costs Remain High
Coverage of and access to biologics for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis are compromised by out-of-pocket payments and prior authorization requirements.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - September 16, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

How Do I Get Rid of Deep Wrinkles Around My Mouth Naturally?
Title: How Do I Get Rid of Deep Wrinkles Around My Mouth Naturally?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 9/16/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/16/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - September 16, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Administrative Tasks Pose Burden for Patients in the United States
Substantial number of patients report delayed or forgone care due to an administrative task (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - September 15, 2021 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Source Type: news

2007 to 2021 Saw Dermatologic Procedure Reimbursement Down
Reimbursement varied by procedure types, with increases for skin biopsy and shave removal, decreases for Mohs micrographic surgery (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - September 15, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Oncology, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

Isotretinoin Does Not Up Suicide Risk in Acne Patients
Patients with acne prescribed isotretinoin less likely to engage in suicidal behavior than those treated with antibiotics only or those in the general population (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - September 15, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Dermatology, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Association Between Atopic Dermatitis and Autoimmune Diseases Association Between Atopic Dermatitis and Autoimmune Diseases
This large population-based study explored the association between atopic dermatitis and a wide spectrum of autoimmune diseases. Which autoimmune disorders had the strongest association?The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Skin Cancer Prevention Guidance in Transplant Patients Published Skin Cancer Prevention Guidance in Transplant Patients Published
Despite a growing literature on prevention of CSCC in solid organ transplant recipients, uncertainty remains regarding best practices for various patient scenarios.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - September 13, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

How to Tell if You Have Chiggers or Bed Bugs
Title: How to Tell if You Have Chiggers or Bed BugsCategory: Health and LivingCreated: 9/13/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/13/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - September 13, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

How Do You Remove a Sebum Plug? Sebum vs. Keratin Plugs
Title: How Do You Remove a Sebum Plug? Sebum vs. Keratin PlugsCategory: Health and LivingCreated: 9/13/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/13/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - September 13, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Are Beauty Marks and Freckles the Same Thing?
Title: Are Beauty Marks and Freckles the Same Thing?Category: Health and LivingCreated: 9/13/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/13/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - September 13, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Derma-Smoothe Scalp/FS (Fluocinolone Acetonide) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - September 13, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Novel Diabetic Foot Ulcer Cream Shows Promise in Phase 3 Trial Novel Diabetic Foot Ulcer Cream Shows Promise in Phase 3 Trial
The first-in-class cream, which acts on macrophages, was better than a standard absorbent dressing for healing diabetic foot ulcers in a phase 3 study that led to approval by the Taiwan FDA. A US study is underway.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - September 11, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

AD Subtype May Be Linked to Poor Health in Midlife, Study Finds AD Subtype May Be Linked to Poor Health in Midlife, Study Finds
' A more comprehensive understanding of disease activity across the life span is needed,'according to the authors of a study involving two population-based birth cohorts and more than 30,000 individuals.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - September 10, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Biden Issues Tough New Vaccine Mandates Affecting Millions of U.S. Workers
As vaccinations are controlled by individual states, White House does not have the power to compel all Americans to get the shots (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - September 10, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Source Type: news

AD Doubles Risk of Mental Health Issues in Children AD Doubles Risk of Mental Health Issues in Children
These data along with previously published studies suggest that change in mental health outcomes should be included in the evaluation of new therapies.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - September 9, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Study Finds Most Adverse Events From Microneedling Are Minimal Study Finds Most Adverse Events From Microneedling Are Minimal
Microneedling is often promoted as"a safe alternative treatment, particularly in skin of color, but the safety of microneedling and its complications are not often discussed," the study authors say.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Zilxi (minocycline)
Title: Zilxi (minocycline)Category: MedicationsCreated: 9/9/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/9/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - September 9, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Eczema Can Take Toll on Child's Mental Health
Title: Eczema Can Take Toll on Child's Mental HealthCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/8/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/9/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - September 9, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

FDA Inaction on Hair Loss Drug's Suicide Risk Sparks Lawsuit FDA Inaction on Hair Loss Drug's Suicide Risk Sparks Lawsuit
The lawsuit seeks to force the FDA to act on a 4-year-old petition calling for removal of the popular hair loss drug from the market over risks that include depression and suicidal ideation.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - September 9, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

A regenerative refresh to cosmetic procedures
Mayo Clinic has launched a regenerative cosmetic service for patients aimed at resetting the body's clock to a time of more youthful function and appearance. The Multidisciplinary Cosmetic Center at Mayo Clinic in Arizona pairs general and facial plastic surgery with dermatologists, gynecologists, vascular surgery, urologists and aestheticists to deliver services grounded in scientific evidence and the latest regenerative technologies. "The emotional and psychosocial benefits of cosmetic surgery are well-researched and clearly documented. It can… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - September 9, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Eczema Can Take Toll on Child ’ s Mental Health
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - September 8, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Dermatology, Neurology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, News, Source Type: news

Women, Minority Groups Still Lagging in Clinical Faculty Positions
Racial and ethnic diversity grew more slowly than representation of women in U.S. academic medicine from 1990 through 2019 (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - September 8, 2021 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Pathology Source Type: news

Health Care Disproportionately Spent on White Americans
White Americans benefit from greater than average spending on preventive care versus non - White populations (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - September 8, 2021 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Source Type: news

Janssen Demonstrates Commitment to Advancing Science and Innovation in the Treatment of Solid Tumors at ESMO Annual Congress
September 8, 2021 (RARITAN, N.J.) – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today that more than ten data presentations from its lung cancer, bladder cancer and prostate cancer portfolio and pipeline will be featured during the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) Annual Congress 2021 virtual meeting, September 16–21. Further details about these data and the science Janssen is advancing will be made available throughout ESMO via the Janssen Oncology Virtual Newsroom.“With a diverse oncology portfolio and pipeline spanning bladder cancer, lung cancer and prostate can...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - September 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Melanoma Genomics: A Review of Practical Clinical Applications Melanoma Genomics: A Review of Practical Clinical Applications
How can recent advances in our understanding of the genetics, epigenetics, and genomics of melanoma inform modern melanoma diagnosis and treatment?The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Psoriasis Not Linked to Preclinical Markers of Dementia
After adjustment for confounders, psoriasis may be linked to lower risk for developing dementia (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - September 7, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Eye tracking to assess concussions: an intra-rater reliability study with healthy youth and adult athletes of selected contact and collision team sports - Snegireva N, Derman W, Patricios J, Welman K.
Eye movements that are dependent on cognition hold promise in assessing sports-related concussions but research on reliability of eye tracking measurements in athletic cohorts is very limited. This observational test-retest study aimed to establish whether... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

How does Lichen Sclerosus et Atrophicus Present?
Discussion Lichen sclerosus et atrophicus (LSA) is a chronic inflammatory disease with a strong autoimmune association. It can occur with other autoimmune diseases. Its specific cause is unknown. It affects females and males of all ages, but especially females 40-60 years. In the pediatric population it affects prepubertal females most often. Treatment includes steroid medications or anti-inflammatory medications. Other treatments may be offered including phototherapy, and much less commonly systemic steroids or immunosuppressive therapy. Circumcision may also be an option for some males. Childhood LSA generally improves b...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - September 6, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news