Albert C Yan

Summary

Affiliation: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Novel C16orf57 mutations in patients with Poikiloderma with Neutropenia: bioinformatic analysis of the protein and predicted effects of all reported mutations
    Elisa A Colombo
    Dipartimento di Medicina, Chirurgia e Odontoiatria, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milano, Italy
    Orphanet J Rare Dis 7:7. 2012
  2. doi request reprint The safety and efficacy of pimecrolimus, 1%, cream for the treatment of Netherton syndrome: results from an exploratory study
    Albert C Yan
    Section of Dermatology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3550 Market St, Second Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Dermatol 146:57-62. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Approach to pediatric acne treatment: an update
    Albert C Yan
    Pediatric Dermatology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pediatrics and Dermatology Perelman School of Medicine at University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 30:S16-21. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Current concepts in acne management
    Albert C Yan
    Section of Dermatology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Adolesc Med Clin 17:613-37; abstract x-xi. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Congenital infantile fibrosarcoma: a masquerader of ulcerated hemangioma
    Albert C Yan
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 23:330-4. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Topical corticosteroids and hospital length of stay in children with eczema herpeticum
    Paul L Aronson
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 30:215-21. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Empiric antibiotics and outcomes of children hospitalized with eczema herpeticum
    Paul L Aronson
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 30:207-14. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Erythematous atrophic macules and papules following the lines of Blaschko. Focal dermal hypoplasia (FDH), or Goltz syndrome
    Rhonda D Quain
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:109-14. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Picture of the month--quiz case. Pustular psoriasis, annular type
    Laura Chang
    University of Pennsylvania Medical School, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:989-90. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Cleft lip and palate repair in Hay-Wells/ankyloblepharon-ectodermal dysplasia-clefting syndrome
    David S Cabiling
    Department of Surgery and Division of Plastic Surgery at The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4318, USA
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 44:335-9. 2007

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Publications45

  1. pmc Novel C16orf57 mutations in patients with Poikiloderma with Neutropenia: bioinformatic analysis of the protein and predicted effects of all reported mutations
    Elisa A Colombo
    Dipartimento di Medicina, Chirurgia e Odontoiatria, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milano, Italy
    Orphanet J Rare Dis 7:7. 2012
    ..Poikiloderma with Neutropenia (PN) is a rare autosomal recessive genodermatosis caused by C16orf57 mutations. To date 17 mutations have been identified in 31 PN patients...
  2. doi request reprint The safety and efficacy of pimecrolimus, 1%, cream for the treatment of Netherton syndrome: results from an exploratory study
    Albert C Yan
    Section of Dermatology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3550 Market St, Second Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Dermatol 146:57-62. 2010
    ..Some have advocated the administration of pimecrolimus, 1%, topical cream for the treatment of patients with NS. Insufficient data exist with regard to its safety, systemic absorption, and efficacy...
  3. doi request reprint Approach to pediatric acne treatment: an update
    Albert C Yan
    Pediatric Dermatology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pediatrics and Dermatology Perelman School of Medicine at University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 30:S16-21. 2011
    ..This article reviews the latest evidence and current expert opinions on acne therapies in the pediatric age group...
  4. ncbi request reprint Current concepts in acne management
    Albert C Yan
    Section of Dermatology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Adolesc Med Clin 17:613-37; abstract x-xi. 2006
    ..This article reviews current information regarding the pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, differential diagnosis, and therapy of the adolescent patient who has acne, and emphasizes recent advances in acne management...
  5. ncbi request reprint Congenital infantile fibrosarcoma: a masquerader of ulcerated hemangioma
    Albert C Yan
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 23:330-4. 2006
    ..As appropriate medical and surgical management hinges on timely and appropriate diagnosis, we review the clinical manifestations of these lesions...
  6. doi request reprint Topical corticosteroids and hospital length of stay in children with eczema herpeticum
    Paul L Aronson
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 30:215-21. 2013
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Empiric antibiotics and outcomes of children hospitalized with eczema herpeticum
    Paul L Aronson
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 30:207-14. 2013
    ..These findings highlight the importance of early recognition of systemic bacterial illness in children with eczema herpeticum. Empiric antibiotics did not affect mortality, which is low...
  8. ncbi request reprint Erythematous atrophic macules and papules following the lines of Blaschko. Focal dermal hypoplasia (FDH), or Goltz syndrome
    Rhonda D Quain
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:109-14. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Picture of the month--quiz case. Pustular psoriasis, annular type
    Laura Chang
    University of Pennsylvania Medical School, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:989-90. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Cleft lip and palate repair in Hay-Wells/ankyloblepharon-ectodermal dysplasia-clefting syndrome
    David S Cabiling
    Department of Surgery and Division of Plastic Surgery at The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4318, USA
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 44:335-9. 2007
    ..Seventeen percent (3/18) of reported patients required revisions or repair of oronasal fistulae. Cleft lip and palate repair can be performed safely in patients with Hay-Wells syndrome...
  11. ncbi request reprint Interstitial granulomatous lesions as part of the spectrum of presenting cutaneous signs in pediatric sarcoidosis
    Eun J Kwon
    School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 24:517-24. 2007
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  12. doi request reprint Focal preauricular dermal dysplasia: report of two cases and a review of literature
    Michael S Krathen
    Department of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 25:344-8. 2008
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  13. ncbi request reprint Acne update: 2004
    Kara N Smolinski
    Section of Pediatric Dermatology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 16:385-91. 2004
    ..These longstanding paradigms regarding pathogenesis and treatment continue to evolve in light of recent work on this ubiquitous disease...
  14. pmc Hemizygous mutations in SNAP29 unmask autosomal recessive conditions and contribute to atypical findings in patients with 22q11.2DS
    Donna M McDonald-McGinn
    Division of Human Genetics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Med Genet 50:80-90. 2013
    ..Mutations outside or on the remaining 22q11.2 allele are also known to modify the phenotype...
  15. doi request reprint High prevalence of aquagenic wrinkling of the palms in patients with cystic fibrosis and association with measurable increases in transepidermal water loss
    Lisa M Arkin
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 29:560-6. 2012
    ..Aquagenic wrinkling of the palms is prevalent in children with CF and is associated with increased TEWL...
  16. doi request reprint Febrile ulceronecrotic Mucha-Habermann disease in a 34-month-old boy: a case report and review of the literature
    Bridget S Perrin
    School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 29:53-8. 2012
    ..This patient highlights the exceptional response of FUMHD to methotrexate. Based on our review of the literature, this also represents the youngest reported case of FUMHD...
  17. pmc Delayed acyclovir and outcomes of children hospitalized with eczema herpeticum
    Paul L Aronson
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 128:1161-7. 2011
    ..To describe the epidemiology and outcomes of children hospitalized with eczema herpeticum and to determine the association with delayed acyclovir on outcomes...
  18. doi request reprint Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization in children with atopic dermatitis
    Liza Suh
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 25:528-34. 2008
    ..Evidence also indicates that topical calcineurin inhibitors used in conjunction with topical steroids is associated with increased S. aureus colonization, while topical antibiotic use appears to decrease S. aureus colonization...
  19. ncbi request reprint How and when to treat molluscum contagiosum and warts in children
    Kara N Smolinski
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Ann 34:211-21. 2005
    ..Although various treatment modalities now exist for the treatment of these viral diseases, any intervention should be balanced against these considerations...
  20. ncbi request reprint "Urticaria multiforme": a case series and review of acute annular urticarial hypersensitivity syndromes in children
    Kara N Shah
    Section of Pediatric Dermatology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e1177-83. 2007
    ..Because of the frequency of its clinical confusion with erythema multiforme, we propose the term "urticaria multiforme" as a more apt description to highlight the distinctive clinical features of this urticaria variant...
  21. doi request reprint Aplasia cutis congenita with calvarial defects: a simplified management strategy using acellular dermal matrix
    James M Smartt
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, and Section of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 121:1224-9. 2008
  22. doi request reprint Antibiotic sensitivity and resistance patterns in pediatric staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome
    Inbal Braunstein
    Pediatric Dermatology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Pediatr Dermatol 31:305-8. 2014
    ..Clindamycin and a penicillinase-resistant penicillin are suggested as empiric treatment for SSSS until culture susceptibility data are available to guide therapy. ..
  23. doi request reprint Skin manifestations of nutritional deficiency disease in children: modern day contexts
    Lara Wine Lee
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Int J Dermatol 51:1407-18. 2012
    ..Here we review the cutaneous manifestations of macronutrient and micronutrient deficiency syndromes as well as those populations of children that remain at risk for developing severe disease...
  24. doi request reprint Leclercia adecarboxylata cellulitis in a child with acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Avnee Shah
    Department of Pediatric Dermatology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 28:162-4. 2011
    ..adecarboxylata. This case is presented to raise awareness of this rare organism's ability to cause common cutaneous disease, especially in the immunocompromised...
  25. ncbi request reprint A 4-month-old boy with diaper dermatitis. Langerhans cell histiocytosis
    Lara Wine Lee
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatr Ann 37:208-10. 2008
  26. doi request reprint Ulceroglandular tularemia
    James R Treat
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Dermatology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 28:318-20. 2011
    ..Making the diagnosis requires a high index of suspicion, and communication with the laboratory to successfully and safely culture these highly pathogenic bacteria is imperative...
  27. ncbi request reprint Two novel TP63 mutations associated with the ankyloblepharon, ectodermal defects, and cleft lip and palate syndrome: a skin fragility phenotype
    Aimee S Payne
    Department of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania, 220 Clinical Research Building, 415 Curie Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Dermatol 141:1567-73. 2005
    ..Recent structure-function studies have identified complexities in the genotype-phenotype correlation of the p63 syndromes...
  28. ncbi request reprint Neonatal cutaneous fungal infections
    Kara N Smolinski
    Division of Emergency Medicine, and Section of Pediatric Dermatology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 17:486-93. 2005
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Acquired zinc deficiency acrodermatitis associated with nephrotic syndrome
    Kara N Shah
    Pediatric Dermatology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 25:56-9. 2008
    ..A diagnosis of acquired zinc deficiency acrodermatitis was made. Oral zinc supplementation led to rapid clinical resolution. The etiology of zinc deficiency in nephrotic syndrome remains unknown...
  30. ncbi request reprint Necrolytic acral erythema: response to combination therapy with interferon and ribavirin
    Chad M Hivnor
    Department of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 50:S121-4. 2004
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Addisonian pigmentation of the oral mucosa
    Samir S Shah
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Cutis 76:97-9. 2005
    ..We describe this unique type of discoloration in detail and contrast it with other forms of oral pigmentation...
  32. ncbi request reprint What's news in pediatric dermatology: an update
    Albert C Yan
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Adv Dermatol 20:1-21. 2004
  33. ncbi request reprint Hemangiomas of infancy: clinical and biological characteristics
    Kara N Smolinski
    Section of Pediatric Dermatology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 44:747-66. 2005
    ..Finally, an assessment is made of the current understanding of the biology of hemangioma proliferation and involution, including the role of endothelial growth factors and GLUT1, a new marker for hemangiomas of infancy...
  34. ncbi request reprint Melanocytic nevi: challenging clinical situations in pediatric dermatology
    Albert C Yan
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Adv Dermatol 21:65-80. 2005
  35. doi request reprint PHACE Syndrome: A Retrospective Review of 23 Patients
    Laura E Melnick
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
    Pediatr Dermatol 31:390-2. 2014
    ..We present 23 patients with PHACE syndrome showing similarities in our population with data that already exist while highlighting neurodevelopmental occurrences arising in a subset of these patients. ..
  36. ncbi request reprint PTU-associated vasculitis in a girl with Turner Syndrome and Graves' disease
    Olga T Hardy
    Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4318, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:52-4. 2006
    ..Subsequent treatment of persistent hyperthyroidism with radioablation did not result in an exacerbation of the vasculitis, a complication described in prior case reports...
  37. ncbi request reprint Nonpseudomonal ecthyma gangrenosum
    Hilary L Reich
    Department of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 50:S114-7. 2004
    ..We also review the literature to categorize the range of pseudomonal and nonpseudomonal pathogens associated with ecthyma gangrenosum...
  38. ncbi request reprint Rice nightmare: Kwashiorkor in 2 Philadelphia-area infants fed Rice Dream beverage
    Kenneth A Katz
    Department of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 52:S69-72. 2005
    ..Manufacturers of rice beverages should appropriately warn parents about the dangers of using their products as infant nourishment...
  39. ncbi request reprint Recent developments in neonatal dermatology
    Albert C Yan
    Curr Opin Pediatr 17:480. 2005
  40. ncbi request reprint Acne arising in an epidermal nevus
    Chad M Hivnor
    Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada 89191, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 24:534-5. 2007
    ..We present the first reported instance of acne arising strictly within a preexisting keratinocytic epidermal nevus during puberty, which is a demonstration of genetic mosaicism in pilosebaceous units...
  41. ncbi request reprint Extensive aplasia cutis congenita and the risk of sagittal sinus thrombosis
    Jonathan Kantor
    Department of Dermatology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Arch Dermatol 141:554-6. 2005
  42. ncbi request reprint Streptococcal intertrigo: an underrecognized condition in children
    Paul J Honig
    Department of Pediatrics and Dermatology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 112:1427-9. 2003
    ..Specific clinical features help differentiate this condition from its clinical mimics. Topical and oral antibiotic therapy with or without concomitant low-potency topical steroid application is generally curative...
  43. ncbi request reprint Beyond first-line treatment: management strategies for maintaining acne improvement and compliance
    Albert C Yan
    Section of Pediatric Dermatology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cutis 82:18-25. 2008
    ..Whenever oral antibiotics are used, abrupt discontinuation in favor of topical maintenance therapy rather than gradual tapering is recommended. Strategies for assessing and optimizing medical adherence are reviewed...
  44. ncbi request reprint Bilateral symmetric facial epidermal nevus
    Kara N Shah
    J Am Acad Dermatol 56:S51-3. 2007
  45. doi request reprint Self-healing collodion membrane and mild nonbullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma due to 2 novel mutations in the ALOX12B gene
    Mandy Harting
    Pediatric Adolescent Dermatology, Specially for Children, 1301 Barbara Jordan Blvd, Ste 200, Austin, TX 78723, USA
    Arch Dermatol 144:351-6. 2008
    ..Recent years have seen considerable advances in our understanding of the molecular basis of autosomal recessive forms of congenital ichthyosis. Several genetic loci have been identified for LI and NCIE...