Extraneural Soft Tissue Perineurioma: A Case Report
Najoua Ammar, Mariam Meziane, Laila Benzekri, Kawtar Znati and Karima Senouci
Article Type: Case Report | First Published: December 31, 2022
A perineurioma is a rare benign peripheral nerve sheath tumor derived from perineurial cells. Based on clinical and pathologic features, perineuriomas can be classified into two subtypes: Intraneural perineurioma and the extraneural perineurioma. Soft tissue perineuriomas are rare. Herein, we report a case of Extraneural perineurioma localized in the back....
Characteristics of Physiological Skin Changes in Pregnancy in a Public Maternity in Southern Brazil
Júlia Opolski Nunes da Silva, Rodrigo Ribeiro e Silva, Maria Gabriela Schneider, Maria Carolina Miano Selbach, Maria Eduarda Schramm Guisso, Dieter Alisson Neumann, Luiza Andraus Dantas, Felipe Reinert Avilla Machado, Gabriela Kunz Elias, Marina Quirino Leandro da Silva and Raquel Bissacotti Steglich
Article Type: Research Article | First Published: November 30, 2022
To analyze the characteristics of physiological dermatological changes during pregnancy. This is a descriptive study, carried out in a public maternity hospital in southern Brazil, from June to August 2021 through a randomized sample of puerperal women. Through a self-reported interview, maternal-fetal data, sun exposure, photoprotection and skin changes were analyzed. Results: A total of 439 postpartum women were evaluated, 415 (94.5%) of whom presented some dermatological alteration. 237 (54.0...
Short Course Treatment with Dapsone in a 59-Year-Old Male with Dermatitis Herpetiformis: A Case Report
Zacaria B Pario Jr, MD and Victoria P Guillano, MD
Article Type: Review Article | First Published: October 12, 2022
Dermatitis Herpetiformis is a chronic autoimmune blistering skin condition that is often associated with gluten-sensitive enteropathy. The primary lesion of DH is an erythematous papule, plaque, or, most commonly, a vesicle that can be pruritic. Most DH patients have an associated GI abnormality and a higher incidence of other autoimmune diseases, such as thyroid disease, insulin- dependent diabetes, lupus erythematosus, and vitiligo. In 70% of cases, patient with DH will require dapsone after...
Youssef Zemmez, Ihssane Hallab, Abir Boulhilat, Adil Elkhoyaali, Jaouad El azhari, Hasna Kerrouch, Rachid Frikh, Mohamed Boui and Naoufal Hjira
Article Type: Case Report | First Published: July 16, 2022
Pseudoxanthoma elasticum (PXE) is an inherited disease of elastic tissue primarily affecting the skin, eyes, and arteries. We report a clinical case to emphasize the need for early diagnosis and follow-up, a multidisciplinary approach and the management of complications. A 62-year-old patient consulted for wrinkled layers of papules typically “shagreen”. The skin lesions were disseminated throughout the body but predominated in the folds, abdomen and neck....