Sirolimus Add-On Seen Helpful for Visible Arteriovenous Malformations
(MedPage Today) -- Small case series suggests favorable outcomes in otherwise difficult cases (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - September 21, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Make the Diagnosis: A Skin Fold Wrinkle
(MedPage Today) -- (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - September 17, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Mixed Results with Reduced-Dose Psoriasis Tx
(MedPage Today) -- Null trial but most patients do well on lower dose of biological (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - September 17, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

JAK Agents Impress in Alopecia Areata
(MedPage Today) -- Significant hair growth with two different drugs (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - September 17, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Methotrexate Effective in Subcutaneous Psoriasis
(MedPage Today) -- Over 40% of patients achieved PASI 75 response in 16-week trial (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - September 15, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Subq Methotrexate Effective in Psoriasis
(MedPage Today) -- Over 40% of patients achieved PASI 75 response in 16-week trial (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - September 15, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Topical JAK Inhibitor Active in Atopic Dermatitis
(MedPage Today) -- Significant improvement in multiple endpoints after 4 weeks with ruxolitinib cream (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - September 14, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Make the Diagnosis: What Can You Tell Her About these Patches?
(MedPage Today) -- A 33-year-old Hispanic woman who had recently started taking oral contraceptives again after the birth of her second child went to her dermatologist to ask about hyperpigmented patches that had appeared on her cheeks. She thought she saw the start of lesions on her forehead as well. They were in a confluent configuration. She wanted to know how to get rid of them--or at least decrease their appearance. Can you diagnose the patient? (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - August 30, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Frequent Basal Cell Cancers Sign of Broader Inherited Risk
(MedPage Today) -- Tripled rates of internal malignancies such as breast and prostate tumors (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - August 10, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Make the Diagnosis: We ’re Glad She Went to the Dermatologist
(MedPage Today) -- A 48-year-old woman went to her dermatologist with concerns about a single skin lesion on her face-- an irregular, umbilicated black papule. She spent a lot of time outside because of her job as a postal worker with a walking route, so she checked regularly for unusual blemishes. Can you diagnose the patient? (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - August 8, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Study: Paclitaxel Best for HIV-Related Kaposi's Sarcoma
(MedPage Today) -- Other chemotherapies fall behind in resource-limited setting (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - July 29, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Make the Diagnosis: These Lesions: Dry Skin or Something Else?
(MedPage Today) -- A 25-year-old man went to the doctor after noticing multiple round, fine scaly plaques on his trunk. When the first lesion appeared, he thought it might just be dry skin. But nearly a week later, he noticed that multiple new lesions varying in size had appeared. Some of the lesions were just red, but many of the annular lesions had scale around the edges. The lesions didn't itch, and he wasn't feeling sick otherwise. Can you diagnose the patient? (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - July 26, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Minimal Disease Activity: The Goal in PsA
(MedPage Today) -- Validity confirmed in large population of patients (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - July 20, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Next-Gen Sequencing a Fit for Every Cancer Patient?
(MedPage Today) -- Oncologists need to use testing efficiently, avoid'fishing expeditions'(Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - July 18, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Make the Diagnosis: Pigmentation Changes in a Young Woman with T1D
(MedPage Today) -- A 17-year-old woman with a history of type 1 diabetes went to her dermatologist after she noticed that the skin on the back of her hands was changing color. Her normally dark-skinned hands now had hypopigmented patches. It seemed to happen slowly over several months, but now there was no mistaking the change. The lesions were not accompanied by any other physical symptoms. Can you diagnose the patient? (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - July 12, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Could HPV Vaccine Treat Skin Cancer?
(MedPage Today) -- Case report shows complete disease regression following injections (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - July 5, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Dermatomyositis: Nailfold Test Predicts Lung Problems
(MedPage Today) -- Capillaroscopy revealed smaller lung volumes in juvenile disease (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - July 1, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

The Strange Link Between Anti-TNFs and Psoriasis
(MedPage Today) -- Analysis shows an increased risk in IBD patients on these common treatments (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - June 30, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Make the Diagnosis: Difficulty Walking, Petechiae, & Other Issues in a Boy with Autism
(MedPage Today) -- A 5-year-old boy previously diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder was brought to the pediatrician after he started limping and sometimes refused to walk at all. He seemed to bruise easily, and his parents noted petechiae on his legs. They reported that sometimes his gums bleed when he brushes his teeth. Over the past three months, he had only been interested in eating a very small variety of foods. His parents were concerned that due to his autism spectrum disorder he was losing developmental milestones. Can you diagnose the patient? (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - June 26, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Enthesitis in PsA: A New Focus of Treatment?
(MedPage Today) -- Targeting IL-23 with ustekinumab cleared enthesitis in three-quarters of patients (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - June 23, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Can Diet Help in Psoriasis?
(MedPage Today) -- Foundation's recommendations center on weight loss (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - June 22, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Morning Break: Optimal Coffee Dose;'Healthful' Dog Urine; Colonoscopy Parties
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - June 22, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Deadly Skin Disorder Gets First New Drug in 60 Years
(MedPage Today) -- FDA approves rituximab (Rituxan) for pemphigus vulgaris (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - June 8, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

OncoBreak: More News, Developments from ASCO
(MedPage Today) -- News, features, and commentary about cancer-related issues (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - June 7, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Hydrochlorothiazide Tied to Increased Melanoma Risk
(MedPage Today) -- Possible link pronounced for lentigo and nodular subtypes (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - May 29, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Make the Diagnosis: At Least this Groom Doesn ’t have Cold Feet
(MedPage Today) -- Just a few days after returning from his honeymoon at a Brazilian beach resort, a 29-year-old man went to his primary care doctor complaining of extremely pruritic toes and feet. After he started scratching, he noticed some small black dots, umbilicated papules, and crusts on the soles and at the tip of his toes under the nail. He had been finding it uncomfortable to walk since the last day of the trip. Can you diagnose the patient? (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - May 25, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Risk Factors for Ipilimumab-Induced Hypophysitis Remain Unclear
(MedPage Today) -- Researchers recommend close monitoring of these patients (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - May 18, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Make the Diagnosis: Can You Give this Patient a Hand?
(MedPage Today) -- A 70-year-old man went on a rare visit to his primary care physician complaining of some numbness and pain in his hand with difficulty fully opening his hand. When he showed the doctor, his palm appeared to have raised scars and the skin looked pulled together. He said he'd noticed some smooth nodules on the hand a couple of years ago, but he didn't think much of it because he often worked with his hands. His thumb and index finger seemed unaffected. The doctor noted a long-term tobacco habit, and the patient said he had been in recovery from alcoholism for 3 years. Can you diagnose the patient? (Source...
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - May 15, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

4-Year Data in PsA Reassuring for Apremilast
(MedPage Today) -- Benefits persist for joints and skin (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - May 2, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Adalimumab Clears Nail Disease in Psoriatic Arthritis
(MedPage Today) -- Nail involvement often overlooked (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - May 2, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Targeting IL-17A: A Winner in PsA (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Ixekizumab was effective in patients who had failed TNF inhibitors (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - May 1, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Make the Diagnosis: What ’s to Blame for his Rash and Paresthesia?
(MedPage Today) -- Case Findings: A 52-year-old man who was undergoing chemotherapy for leukemia went to the ED 5 days after receiving cytarabine. He complained of a rapid onset of erythematous lesions on his palms and soles accompanied by tingling and burning sensations. Can you diagnose the patient? (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - April 25, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Drug May Reverse Anti-PD-1 Resistance in Melanoma (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Responses in 22% of resistant patients with TLR9 agonist (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - April 19, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Neoadjuvant Anti-PD-1 Active in Multiple Tumors (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Major responses in pilot study for NSCLC, melanoma, bladder cancers (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - April 18, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Make the Diagnosis: Why So Red All Over?
(MedPage Today) -- An 8-year-old was seen by her pediatrician because of a sore throat and fever that hadn't improved after several days. In addition, a petechial rash had started to appear, spreading from her head and neck down her torso. She complained of nausea and appeared ill. Her mother also pointed out that her tongue was unusually red. Can you diagnose the patient? (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - April 13, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Added Statin No Benefit Over Phototherapy for Vitiligo (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Small study of European and Asian patients (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - April 9, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Skin Cancer Screening Lacking for Indoor Tanners (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Survey says most among this high-risk group don't get screened (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - April 7, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Apremilast: Use it Earlier in PsA? (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Effective in large cohort of DMARD- and biologic-naive patients (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - April 6, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Check Those Toes!
(MedPage Today) -- Expert recommends screening overweight patients for onychomycosis (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - April 4, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

PFS Rises with BRAF-MEK Combo in Melanoma (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Median PFS double that of single-agent BRAF inhibitor (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - April 4, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Make the Diagnosis: A Painful, Deep Pustule: Part of a Bigger Problem?
(MedPage Today) -- Case Findings: A 55-year-old man with a history of inflammatory bowel disease reported a very painful, deep-seated pustule on his leg that looked like it might eventually rupture. He also had a fever and some arthralgia, but he wasn't sure if they were related. Can you diagnose the patient? (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - March 29, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Cooler Heads Prevail for Preventing Chemo Hair Loss
(MedPage Today) -- Low risk of scalp metastasis associated with scalp cooling (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - March 28, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Make the Diagnosis: Rash Rush to the ED
(MedPage Today) -- Case Findings: A 43-year-old man went to the emergency department with a symmetrical rash of palpable purpura on his legs. He also complained of a fever and arthralgia, but denied any headache or neck pain. The patient disclosed a current infection with hepatitis C virus. Can you diagnose the patient? (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - March 26, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

NCCN: Don't Let HIV Status Dictate Cancer Treatment
(MedPage Today) -- New guidelines focus on most common cancers in HIV-infected patients (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - March 24, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Make the Diagnosis: Itchy Fingers from IV Therapy?
(MedPage Today) -- Case Findings: A 48-year-old woman who was receiving IV immunoglobulin therapy complained to her doctor that over the past few weeks small vesicles had formed along the sides of her fingers. Some had ruptured and become scaly papules. Her fingers were extremely pruritic, and she said it was " driving her crazy. " Can you diagnose the patient? (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - March 20, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

10 Questions to Challenge Your Medical News Savvy
(MedPage Today) -- Weekly Quiz: March 9-15 (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - March 17, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Autoinjected Secukinumab a Hit in Psoriatic Arthritis
(MedPage Today) -- Benefits seen over a year in skin and joint manifestations (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - March 16, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Certolizumab Benefits Persist Up to 4 Years in PsA
(MedPage Today) -- Similar results for TNF in previously treated and untreated patients (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - March 16, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Benefits, Risks of Light Tx for Acne Remains Shrouded in Darkness
(MedPage Today) -- Weak evidence for efficacy, safety suggests clinical care changes not warranted (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - March 15, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Weight Gain May Hike Onychomycosis Risk (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Screening advised for toenail fungus in patients who are overweight (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - March 8, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news