Sylvia Hsu

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Affiliation: Baylor College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Consensus guidelines for the management of plaque psoriasis
    Sylvia Hsu
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Dermatol 148:95-102. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Why sulfonamides are contraindicated in Rocky Mountain spotted fever
    Vicky Ren
    Baylor College of Medicine
    Dermatol Online J 20:21536. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Obesity and psoriasis: from the Medical Board of the National Psoriasis Foundation
    Samuel Bremmer
    Department of Dermatology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 63:1058-69. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Psoriasis in patients with HIV infection: from the medical board of the National Psoriasis Foundation
    Kavita Menon
    Department of Dermatology, New York University, New York, New York 10016 6497, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 62:291-9. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Review of treatment options for psoriasis in pregnant or lactating women: from the Medical Board of the National Psoriasis Foundation
    Yoon Soo Cindy Bae
    Department of Dermatology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 67:459-77. 2012
  6. doi request reprint National Psoriasis Foundation consensus statement on screening for latent tuberculosis infection in patients with psoriasis treated with systemic and biologic agents
    Sean D Doherty
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 59:209-17. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Sustained efficacy and safety of adalimumab in psoriasis treatment: a retrospective study of 49 patients with and without a history of TNF-alpha antagonist treatment
    Livia Van
    Department of DermatologyBaylor College of Medicine, 6620 Main St, Ste 1425, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Dermatol 144:804-6. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Disseminated porokeratosis of Mibelli: A case report
    Alok Vij
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 16:12. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint A quick and simple serum test to differentiate bullous pemphigoid, epidermolysis bullosa acquisita, and anti-epiligrin cicatricial pemphigoid
    Austin Liu
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 14:3. 2008
  10. doi request reprint From the Medical Board of the National Psoriasis Foundation: Recommendations for screening for hepatitis B infection prior to initiating anti-tumor necrosis factor-alfa inhibitors or other immunosuppressive agents in patients with psoriasis
    Kiran Motaparthi
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
    J Am Acad Dermatol 70:178-86. 2014

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Publications55

  1. doi request reprint Consensus guidelines for the management of plaque psoriasis
    Sylvia Hsu
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Dermatol 148:95-102. 2012
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Why sulfonamides are contraindicated in Rocky Mountain spotted fever
    Vicky Ren
    Baylor College of Medicine
    Dermatol Online J 20:21536. 2014
    ..Patients suspected of having RMSF based on history and physical exam should be treated with doxycycline and not a sulfonamide to avoid increased morbidity and mortality. ..
  3. doi request reprint Obesity and psoriasis: from the Medical Board of the National Psoriasis Foundation
    Samuel Bremmer
    Department of Dermatology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 63:1058-69. 2010
    ..Efficacy and safety concerns affected by obesity are important considerations for clinicians who are making decisions on proper treatment of psoriasis...
  4. doi request reprint Psoriasis in patients with HIV infection: from the medical board of the National Psoriasis Foundation
    Kavita Menon
    Department of Dermatology, New York University, New York, New York 10016 6497, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 62:291-9. 2010
    ..Therefore, therapy for the HIV-infected patient is more challenging, requiring both careful consideration of the potential risks and benefits of treatment and more fastidious monitoring for potential adverse events...
  5. doi request reprint Review of treatment options for psoriasis in pregnant or lactating women: from the Medical Board of the National Psoriasis Foundation
    Yoon Soo Cindy Bae
    Department of Dermatology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 67:459-77. 2012
    ....
  6. doi request reprint National Psoriasis Foundation consensus statement on screening for latent tuberculosis infection in patients with psoriasis treated with systemic and biologic agents
    Sean D Doherty
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 59:209-17. 2008
    ..Immunosuppressive/immunomodulatory therapies, while highly efficacious in the treatment of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis, may be associated with an increased rate of active TB in patients receiving some of these therapies...
  7. doi request reprint Sustained efficacy and safety of adalimumab in psoriasis treatment: a retrospective study of 49 patients with and without a history of TNF-alpha antagonist treatment
    Livia Van
    Department of DermatologyBaylor College of Medicine, 6620 Main St, Ste 1425, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Dermatol 144:804-6. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Disseminated porokeratosis of Mibelli: A case report
    Alok Vij
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 16:12. 2010
    ..All variants share the distinguishing cornoid lamella on histopathological examination. We present an unusual case of disseminated porokeratosis of Mibelli in an immunocompetent patient...
  9. ncbi request reprint A quick and simple serum test to differentiate bullous pemphigoid, epidermolysis bullosa acquisita, and anti-epiligrin cicatricial pemphigoid
    Austin Liu
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 14:3. 2008
  10. doi request reprint From the Medical Board of the National Psoriasis Foundation: Recommendations for screening for hepatitis B infection prior to initiating anti-tumor necrosis factor-alfa inhibitors or other immunosuppressive agents in patients with psoriasis
    Kiran Motaparthi
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
    J Am Acad Dermatol 70:178-86. 2014
    ..No consensus exists regarding the optimal laboratory screening for hepatitis B infection that should be performed before initiating therapy with tumor necrosis factor-alfa inhibitors or other immunosuppressive agents...
  11. ncbi request reprint Ichthyosiform sarcoidosis: A case report and review of the literature
    Brian P Kelley
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 16:5. 2010
    ..Furthermore, it is important to recognize the manifestations of sarcoidosis in the skin, because these may be the presenting signs of systemic illness...
  12. doi request reprint Treatment of psoriasis in patients with hepatitis C: from the Medical Board of the National Psoriasis Foundation
    Amylynne J Frankel
    Department of Dermatology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 61:1044-55. 2009
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Treatment of erythrodermic psoriasis: from the medical board of the National Psoriasis Foundation
    Misha Rosenbach
    Department of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 62:655-62. 2010
    ..There are a number of treatment options, but overall there are few evidence-based data to guide clinicians in managing these challenging cases...
  14. doi request reprint Treatment of severe scalp psoriasis: from the Medical Board of the National Psoriasis Foundation
    C Stanley Chan
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 60:962-71. 2009
    ..The scalp is the most commonly affected part of the body in patients with psoriasis. Signs and symptoms of scalp psoriasis vary significantly for individual patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Relapse of acne following isotretinoin treatment: a retrospective study of 405 patients
    Austin Liu
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 7:963-6. 2008
    ..Isotretinoin is the most effective systemic treatment option for patients with nodulocystic acne or acne vulgaris who have failed a treatment with systemic antibiotics...
  16. ncbi request reprint HIV photodermatitis presenting with widespread vitiligo-like depigmentation
    Rebecca C Philips
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 18:6. 2012
    ..HIV photodermatitis encompasses a variety of clinical manifestations. We report a rare clinical presentation of HIV photodermatitis with widespread vitiligo-like depigmentation...
  17. ncbi request reprint Pityriasis rubra pilaris: failure of combination treatment with acitretin and infliximab
    Rebecca Lu
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 12:18. 2006
  18. ncbi request reprint Solid facial edema: treatment failure with oral isotretinoin monotherapy and combination oral isotretinoin and oral steroid therapy
    Anisha B Patel
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 14:14. 2008
  19. ncbi request reprint Frequency of thrombocytopenia in psoriasis patients treated with tumor necrosis factor-a inhibitors
    Meng Chen
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 10:280-4. 2011
    ..Thrombocytopenia induced by anti-TNF-? agents is a potential adverse effect, it is a rare occurrence that will require further investigation in large, placebo-controlled, double-blind, prospective studies...
  20. ncbi request reprint Pyogenic granuloma-like Kaposi sarcoma: a diagnostic pitfall
    Pauline L Scott
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 18:4. 2012
    ..Therefore, the integration of clinical features and context, histopathogical findings, and immunohistochemical analysis is important in obtaining the correct diagnosis of PG-like KS. We report a case of PG-like KS in an HIV-positive man...
  21. doi request reprint Asymptomatic plaque on the face. Primary mucinous carcinoma of the skin
    Neda Nosrati
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Arch Dermatol 144:1383-8. 2008
  22. ncbi request reprint Tinea corporis masquerading as subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus
    Gunjan M Modi
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Dermatol Online J 14:8. 2008
    ..We report a patient whose extensive tinea corporis very closely mimicked SCLE. The threshold for biopsy should be low in cases that exhibit atypical features for either of these entities...
  23. doi request reprint Innovative uses of thalidomide
    Meng Chen
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, BCM Debakey Building M220, One Baylor Plaza, Mail Stop BCM368, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Dermatol Clin 28:577-86. 2010
    ..This article reviews the background, pharmacology, and innovative uses of thalidomide in dermatology...
  24. ncbi request reprint Familial basaloid follicular hamartoma: a report of one family
    Anisha B Patel
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Dermatol Online J 14:14. 2008
    ..Criteria for distinction between the hamartoma and carcinoma are delineated, although evolution of basaloid follicular hamartoma into basal cell carcinoma may also be a possibility...
  25. ncbi request reprint Sustained efficacy and safety of infliximab in psoriasis: a retrospective study of 73 patients
    Richard A Krathen
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 5:251-4. 2006
    ..Infliximab inhibits T-cell activation by binding tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha). This medication is widely used in the US for treatment of psoriasis as an off-label indication. The durability of its effect is largely unknown...
  26. ncbi request reprint Adalimumab-induced urticaria
    Saira J George
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 12:4. 2006
  27. ncbi request reprint Chronic, recurrent neutrophilic dermatosis: a case report
    Alok Vij
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 16:1. 2010
    ..We report a case of chronic, recurrent Sweet syndrome lasting over 15 years in a patient with no identifiable underlying illness...
  28. ncbi request reprint Acneiform eruption following anti-TNF-alpha treatment: a report of three cases
    Grace Sun
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 7:69-71. 2008
    ..We report the development of acne vulgaris in 3 patients with psoriasis after initiating anti-TNF-alpha therapy...
  29. ncbi request reprint Disseminated histoplasmosis mimicking secondary syphilis
    Tony A Pastor
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 17:10. 2011
    ..GMS and PAS stains were positive, consistent with the diagnosis of histoplasmosis. We report a case of disseminated histoplasmosis clinically mimicking secondary syphilis...
  30. ncbi request reprint Psoralen plus ultraviolet A-induced bullous pemphigoid
    Cynthia L Kao
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 7:695-6. 2008
  31. ncbi request reprint A case series of 48 patients treated with thalidomide
    Sean D Doherty
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 7:769-73. 2008
    ..Thalidomide is approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for erythema nodosum leprosum, but has been used in many other dermatological conditions that are refractory to standard therapy...
  32. ncbi request reprint Pseudoporphyria associated with voriconazole
    Wilson T Kwong
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 6:1042-4. 2007
    ..Voriconazole was not discontinued due to medical necessity. The patient's pseudoporphyria was adequately controlled with UVA and UVB protection sunscreen despite continued mild sun exposure...
  33. ncbi request reprint From the Medical Board of the National Psoriasis Foundation: monitoring and vaccinations in patients treated with biologics for psoriasis
    Mark Lebwohl
    Department of Dermatology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 58:94-105. 2008
    ..Biologics are widely used in the treatment of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis...
  34. ncbi request reprint Widespread Blaschkoid lichen planus
    Heather A Klein
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 12:17. 2006
  35. ncbi request reprint Necrolytic acral erythema: a case not associated with hepatitis C infection
    Austin Liu
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 14:10. 2008
  36. ncbi request reprint Axillary syringomas
    Neda Nosrati
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Dermatol Online J 14:13. 2008
    ..The differential diagnosis revolves around those entities more likely seen in this anatomical location (such as Fox-Fordyce, Hailey-Hailey and Darier diseases). Various ablative modalities are curative...
  37. ncbi request reprint Nephrogenic fibrosing dermopathy: case report and review
    Dornechia E George
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 12:7. 2006
  38. ncbi request reprint Epidermolytic acanthoma of the scrotum: A rare mimicker of condyloma acuminatum
    Saivivek R Bogale
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 17:6. 2011
    ..Whereas the lesions can present in either an isolated solitary, localized, or disseminated form, there tends to be a predilection for the genitoscrotal area...
  39. ncbi request reprint Actinomycetoma with negative culture: a therapeutic challenge
    Austin Liu
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Dermatol Online J 14:5. 2008
    ..We report a classic clinical case of this infectious disease where usual diagnostic methods failed to identify the responsible organism, and discuss the empiric approach to such cases...
  40. ncbi request reprint Disseminated cutaneous nocardiosis mimicking cellulitis and erythema nodosum
    Saira J George
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 12:13. 2006
    ..It also emphasizes that nocardial infection should be considered in the differential diagnosis of lesions suggestive of cellulitis or erythema nodosum in the severely immunocompromised patient...
  41. ncbi request reprint Acquired dermal melanocytosis of the hand at the site of treated psoriasis
    Brian P Kelley
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 15:2. 2009
    ..Histopathologic examination of the skin revealed numerous dendritic, heavily pigmented melanocytes in the papillary and upper reticular dermis. We review the literature and discuss the pathogenesis of acquired dermal melanocytosis...
  42. ncbi request reprint Granuloma faciale: Case report and review
    Jayantha Thiyanaratnam
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 15:3. 2009
    ..The lesions of GF typically present as single, asymptomatic, erythematous, non-changing nodules or plaques. We present an illustrative case of GF and briefly review available treatment options...
  43. ncbi request reprint A case of Kaposi sarcoma mimicking nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
    Sangeetha Venkatarajan
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 15:6. 2009
    ..We present an unusual case of AIDS-associated Kaposi sarcoma mimicking nephrogenic systemic fibrosis...
  44. ncbi request reprint Candida krusei fungemia in an immunocompromised patient
    Jonathan L Hager
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 16:5. 2010
    ..When colonization occurs, dissemination may follow rapidly. We present a case of a patient with acute lymphoblastic leukemia who, despite being treated prophylactically with fluconazole, developed disseminated C. krusei...
  45. ncbi request reprint A case of vemurafenib-induced keratosis pilaris-like eruption
    Connie M Wang
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 18:7. 2012
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first reported case of a keratosis pilaris-like side effect of vemurafenib...
  46. ncbi request reprint Pruritic papules on the chest and back. Grover's disease
    Miriam Hanson
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am Fam Physician 74:641-2. 2006
  47. ncbi request reprint Fluoroscopy-induced chronic radiation dermatitis: a report of three cases
    Michelle F Henry
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 15:3. 2009
    ..The diagnosis of fluoroscopy-induced chronic radiation dermatitis should be raised when patients present with morpheaform, telangiectatic, or ulcerative skin findings in the characteristic locations...
  48. ncbi request reprint Successful use of infliximab following a failed course of etanercept in a pediatric patient
    Neil N Farnsworth
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 11:11. 2005
  49. ncbi request reprint Topical halobetasol propionate in the treatment of plaque psoriasis: a review
    Allison M Rivera
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Clin Dermatol 6:311-6. 2005
    ..Combination therapy with calcipotriene (calcipotriol) and tazarotene appears to be superior to monotherapy with topical HP...
  50. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous Rosai-Dorfman disease
    Melissa A Rubenstein
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
    Dermatol Online J 12:8. 2006
    ..A high index of suspicion of the clinician and pathologist is often required...
  51. ncbi request reprint Disseminated sporotrichosis mimicking sarcoidosis
    Deborah J Yang
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Cockerell and Associates, Dallas, Texas 77030, USA
    Int J Dermatol 45:450-3. 2006
    ..Once the diagnosis of sporotrichosis was made, the patient was given 200 mg/day of itraconazole. After 2 months, the patient's ulcers were almost completely healed. The patient's pulmonary complaints were also much improved...
  52. ncbi request reprint Irritant contact dermatitis from exposure to povidone-iodine may resemble toxic epidermal necrolysis
    Travis W Vandergriff
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 12:12. 2006
  53. ncbi request reprint Letter: DRESS syndrome associated with raltegravir
    Kevin S Zhang
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
    Dermatol Online J 17:14. 2011
    ..There has only been one case (in a poster presentation) of this syndrome in a patient who was taking raltegravir...
  54. ncbi request reprint Lichen planus pemphigoides: a case report and review of the literature
    Mandy S Harting
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 12:10. 2006
  55. ncbi request reprint Alternative uses of a curette
    Chung Yin Stanley Chan
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 13:7. 2007