VEXAS: A Novel Rheumatologic, Hematologic Syndrome VEXAS: A Novel Rheumatologic, Hematologic Syndrome
Older men with a novel adult-onset, severe autoinflammatory syndrome known by the acronym VEXAS are likely hiding in plain sight in many adult rheumatology, hematology, and dermatology practices.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - April 9, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Crown Aesthetics Proudly Announces New Indication For Treatment Of Neck Wrinkles For FDA-Cleared Microneedling System, SkinPen(R) Precision
SkinPen Expands Treatment Offerings with New FDA Clearance DALLAS, April 8, 2021 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Crown Aesthetics, a division of Crown Laboratories, Inc. and the US leader in Microneedling Technology, announced today that t... Devices, Dermatology, FDA Bellus Medical, Crown Aesthetics, SkinPen, Microneedling, Neck Wrinkles (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - April 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Skin Reactions to COVID Vaccines Aren't Dangerous, Study Says Skin Reactions to COVID Vaccines Aren't Dangerous, Study Says
The two mRNA COVID vaccines from Pfizer and Moderna can cause some skin reactions, but new research doesn't show a cause for concern.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - April 8, 2021 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Hedgehog Inhibitor Alternative Dosing Advantageous for BCC Hedgehog Inhibitor Alternative Dosing Advantageous for BCC
"It's the tolerability issues that make these drugs very difficult to prescribe and use regularly."Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Arkansas First State to Ban Transgender Medical Treatments for Youths Arkansas First State to Ban Transgender Medical Treatments for Youths
Arkansas has become the first state to pass a law prohibiting doctors from giving gender-affirming medical treatments to transgender youths, CNN reported.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - April 7, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

New dermatologic presentation associated with SARS-CoV-2 infection
(JAMA Network) Researchers report on the observation of a newly associated mucocutaneous eruption in a pediatric patient with confirmed SARS-CoV-2 infection. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - April 7, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Pfizer Announces Extension of Review of New Drug Application of Abrocitinib for the Treatment of Moderate to Severe Atopic Dermatitis
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE) April 07, 2021 -- Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has extended the priority review period for the New Drug Application (NDA) for abrocitinib for the treatment of... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications - April 7, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Eclipse Launches DermaFlex Line of Microcannulas
DALLAS, April 6, 2021 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Eclipse, a US-based medical device manufacturer, is excited to introduce the DermaFlex line of microcannulas. Now available for sale domestically, DermaFlex is an advancement in the des... Devices, Dermatology, Product Launch Eclipse, DermaFlex, microcannula (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - April 6, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Secukinumab Shows High, Sustained Efficacy in Nail Psoriasis Secukinumab Shows High, Sustained Efficacy in Nail Psoriasis
This study demonstrated that secukinumab, an interleukin-17A inhibitor, is safe and efficacious for up to 2.5 years in patients who have moderate-to-severe psoriasis with significant nail involvement.The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Risk of Quitting Up for Medical Center Employees, Faculty During Pandemic
Lack of child care tied to consideration of leaving the workforce, lessening hours (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - April 5, 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

Medicare Spending on Physician Services Down $9.4B During First Half of 2020
Declines seen regardless of service type, setting, or specialty, and state or region (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - April 5, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Psychiatry, Pul Source Type: news

Siliq (brodalumab) Injection
Title: Siliq (brodalumab) InjectionCategory: MedicationsCreated: 4/5/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/5/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - April 5, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Gwyneth Paltrow Shows Her Sunscreen Routine For Vogue, Here Are The Dangers
In the Vogue video, Paltrow's use of sunscreen seems to differ from what the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) recommends. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 3, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Lifestyle /lifestyle & Beauty /style-beauty business pharma Source Type: news

What Foods to Avoid If You Have Hidradenitis Suppurativa?
Title: What Foods to Avoid If You Have Hidradenitis Suppurativa?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 4/3/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/3/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - April 3, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Millennials Turning to Telehealth, Online Research Millennials Turning to Telehealth, Online Research
A new survey of 2040 millennials (ages 23 to 39) in February by Harmony Healthcare IT found that 69% of respondents searched online for health and medical advice instead of going to the doctor.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - April 3, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Screening May Improve Early Detection for Melanoma - Prone
Reduced thickness of melanoma lesions seen for patients receiving routine skin cancer screening, education about self - exam (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - April 2, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Oncology, Pathology, Journal, Source Type: news

Mobile Robotic System Perceived as Acceptable for Health Tasks
Survey suggests robotic system perceived as useful; patients report satisfaction with triage interview using mobile robotic system (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - April 2, 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

Does Hidradenitis Go Away?
Title: Does Hidradenitis Go Away?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 4/2/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/2/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - April 2, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Are You Born With HS?
Title: Are You Born With HS?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 4/2/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/2/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - April 2, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Psoriasis Biologic Therapy During the COVID-19 Era Psoriasis Biologic Therapy During the COVID-19 Era
Drs Candrice Heath and Mark Lebwohl discuss recommendations for patients with psoriasis who are taking biologics during the pandemic.Medscape Dermatology (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - April 1, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology Expert Interview Source Type: news

Some Should Stop Methotrexate for 2 Weeks After J & J Vaccine Some Should Stop Methotrexate for 2 Weeks After J & J Vaccine
The National Psoriasis Foundation COVID-19 Task Force now recommends that certain patients on methotrexate consider stopping the drug for 2 weeks after receiving the Johnson& Johnson COVID-19 vaccine.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - April 1, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

SkinMedica(R) Launches Neck Correct Cream for Neck and Décolleté
Revolutionary, Clinically Proven Product Addresses Multi-Factorial Causes & Symptoms of Neck Aging IRVINE, Calif., April 1, 2021 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Today, Allergan Aesthetics, an AbbVie company (NYSE: ABBV), announces the laun... Biopharmaceuticals, Dermatology, Product Launch AbbVie, SkinMedica, Neck Correct (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - April 1, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Vitiglio Patients Share Their Treatment Frustrations With FDA Vitiglio Patients Share Their Treatment Frustrations With FDA
"What I heard loud and clear from the FDA [leaders who ran and attended the meeting] is recognition that patients are suffering," Seemal Desai, MD, said.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - April 1, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Vitiligo Patients Share Their Experiences, Frustrations With Treatment Options With FDA Vitiligo Patients Share Their Experiences, Frustrations With Treatment Options With FDA
' What I heard loud and clear from the FDA [leaders who ran and attended the meeting] is recognition that patients are suffering,'Seemal Desai, MD, said.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - April 1, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Contact Dermatitis Content Varies Among Social Media Sites Contact Dermatitis Content Varies Among Social Media Sites
Data on social media use suggest that approximately 65% of US adults regularly use social media, and 40% use it when making medical decisions.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - April 1, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Community Exposures Tied to SARS - CoV - 2 Seropositivity in HCWs
Workplace factors not linked to seropositivity for health care personnel (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - March 31, 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

Check All Components in Cases of Suspected Shoe Allergy Check All Components in Cases of Suspected Shoe Allergy
Approximately 20% of shoe allergens are not detected with the current screening series, according to a retrospective study of more than 30,000 patients.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - March 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

DesOwen (desonide)
Title: DesOwen (desonide)Category: MedicationsCreated: 3/31/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/31/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - March 31, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Dermatologist perceptions of teledermatology implementation, future use after COVID-19
This study sought to assess dermatologists' perceptions of and experiences with teledermatology in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic and new regulatory changes including parity in reimbursements between video and in-person visits. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - March 31, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Experts Highlight Recent Breakthroughs in Psoriatic Arthritis Experts Highlight Recent Breakthroughs in Psoriatic Arthritis
An analysis by Alexis R. Ogdie, MD, of apremilast data from the CORRONA Registry was among several recent highlights in psoriatic arthritis.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - March 31, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Obesity Tied to Increased Mortality Overall in Patients With Cancer
Risk for death lower for patients with lung cancer, renal cell carcinoma, melanoma with versus without obesity (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - March 30, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Oncology, Pathology, Pulmonology, Radiology, Journal, Source Type: news

Tralokinumab for Atopic Dermatitis: A Promising New Therapy Tralokinumab for Atopic Dermatitis: A Promising New Therapy
Multiple trials of tralokinumab, an interleukin-13 inhibitor, indicate that it is a promising treatment option for patients with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis.The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Does Vicks Work on Hidradenitis Suppurativa?
Title: Does Vicks Work on Hidradenitis Suppurativa?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 3/30/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/30/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - March 30, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Will Psoriasis Patients Embrace Proactive Topical Therapy? Will Psoriasis Patients Embrace Proactive Topical Therapy?
In order for the proactive management approach tested in this study to be successful, patients must apply the topical agent as maintenance therapy to cleared areas where they previously had psoriasis.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - March 29, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Psoriasis Linked to Higher Risk for Thyroid Disease
MONDAY, March 29, 2021 -- Psoriasis is associated with an increased risk for thyroid disease among U.S. adults, according to research published online March 16 in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. Jeffrey Liu, from the Keck School... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - March 29, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Self-inflicted dermatoses in adolescence: a case series - Sarti L, Fusco E, Oranges T, Nocentini S, Giovannini M, Liccioli G, Barni S, Martin R, Mori F, Filippeschi C.
We describe three teenagers referred to Meyer Children's University Hospital with unusual rashes. A 14‐year‐old girl (case 1) was referred to the Allergy Unit with suspected Stevens‐Johnso... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

How Do You Get Rid of Dermatographia?
Title: How Do You Get Rid of Dermatographia?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 3/29/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/29/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - March 29, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

What Are Boils (Skin Abscesses)?
Title: What Are Boils (Skin Abscesses)?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/29/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - March 29, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Improved awareness of dermatology in skin of colour can prevent missed cancer diagnoses
Skin cancer prognosis is poorer in people of colour, partly because doctors are not taught about presentations in darker skin, according to consultant dermatologist Dr Sharon Belmo. (Source: GP Online News)
Source: GP Online News - March 26, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Clinical News Source Type: news

What Is an Ingrown Toenail (Onychocryptosis)?
Title: What Is an Ingrown Toenail (Onychocryptosis)?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 8/5/2008 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/26/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - March 26, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

What does microblading for eyebrows cost?
Title: What does microblading for eyebrows cost?Category: Procedures and TestsCreated: 3/26/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/26/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - March 26, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Is Vitiligo Treatable?
Title: Is Vitiligo Treatable?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 3/26/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/26/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - March 26, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

What Is the Best Over-the-Counter Wart Remover?
Title: What Is the Best Over-the-Counter Wart Remover?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 3/26/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/26/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - March 26, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Itch Response Faster With Abrocitinib Compared to Dupilumab Itch Response Faster With Abrocitinib Compared to Dupilumab
An experimental oral Janus kinase 1 (JAK1) inhibitor, abrocitinib, showed greater itch reduction after 2 weeks of treatment than dupilumab in patients with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis, in a multicenter, randomized trial.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - March 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

How Do You Treat Hyperpigmentation on the Face?
Title: How Do You Treat Hyperpigmentation on the Face?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 3/25/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/25/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - March 25, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

What Triggers Eczema in Babies?
Title: What Triggers Eczema in Babies?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 3/25/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/25/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - March 25, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Match Day 2021: Dermatology Holds Steady Match Day 2021: Dermatology Holds Steady
The application and recruitment cycle was upended as a result of the pandemic, yet the results of the Match continue to demonstrate strong and consistent outcomes for participants.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - March 25, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Abrocitinib Bests Placebo for Treatment of Atopic Dermatitis
WEDNESDAY, March 24, 2021 -- For moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis, the oral Janus kinase 1 (JAK1) inhibitor abrocitinib at 200 mg or 100 mg once daily results in significantly greater reductions in signs and symptoms versus placebo, according to... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - March 24, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Analysis Eyes the Surgical Landscape for Hidradenitis Suppurativa Analysis Eyes the Surgical Landscape for Hidradenitis Suppurativa
"There is a major need to better understand the best surgical approaches to HS," one of the study authors, Christopher Sayed, MD, said.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - March 24, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Ruxolitinib Cream for AD Is in Regulatory Home Stretch Ruxolitinib Cream for AD Is in Regulatory Home Stretch
Ruxolitinib cream, now under priority review by the FDA for the treatment of AD down to age 12 years, demonstrated a dual mechanism of action in two pivotal phase 3 trials: antipruritic and anti-inflammatory.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - March 24, 2021 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news