R A Schwartz

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Superficial cutaneous Trichosporon asahii infection in an immunocompetent host
    Nella Pulvirenti
    Dermatology Clinic, University of Catania, Italy
    Int J Dermatol 45:1428-31. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Body dysmorphic disorder: beyond skin deep
    Z Husain
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School Rutgers University, Newark, NJ, USA
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 149:447-53. 2014
  3. pmc Erythroderma: review of a potentially life-threatening dermatosis
    Cynthia Okoduwa
    Department of Dermatology and Pathology, New Jersey Medical School, 185 South Orange Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    Indian J Dermatol 54:1-6. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Ulerythema ophryogenes: updates and insights
    Christopher M Morton
    Department of Dermatology, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Medical Science Building, H 576, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Cutis 93:83-7. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Toxic epidermal necrolysis: Part I. Introduction, history, classification, clinical features, systemic manifestations, etiology, and immunopathogenesis
    Robert A Schwartz
    Dermatology, Preventive Medicine, and Pathology, Rutgers University New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103 2714, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 69:173.e1-13; quiz 185-6. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Toxic epidermal necrolysis: Part II. Prognosis, sequelae, diagnosis, differential diagnosis, prevention, and treatment
    Robert A Schwartz
    Dermatology, Preventive Medicine, and Pathology, Rutgers University New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103 2714, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 69:187.e1-16; quiz 203-4. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Vitiligo: recent insights and new therapeutic approaches
    T M Lotti
    Dermatology and Venereology, University G Marconi, Rome, Italy
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 147:637-47. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Cutaneous leishmaniasis and rickettsial African tick-bite fever: a combination of exotic traveler's diseases in the same patient
    Robert A Schwartz
    New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Int J Dermatol 51:960-3. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Robert C. Gallo, MD, alpha omega alpha national honor society visiting professor at new jersey medical school, april 23, 2012
    Robert A Schwartz
    Robert A Schwartz, MD, MPH, New Jersey Medical School, Newark
    Acta Dermatovenerol Croat 20:126-7. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Seborrheic dermatitis: an overview
    Robert A Schwartz
    University of Medicine and Dentistry at New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark 07103, USA
    Am Fam Physician 74:125-30. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Superficial cutaneous Trichosporon asahii infection in an immunocompetent host
    Nella Pulvirenti
    Dermatology Clinic, University of Catania, Italy
    Int J Dermatol 45:1428-31. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Body dysmorphic disorder: beyond skin deep
    Z Husain
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School Rutgers University, Newark, NJ, USA
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 149:447-53. 2014
    ..Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and cognitive behavioral therapy are the mainstay of treatment and are beneficial in most patients. A multidisciplinary approach is strongly recommended. ..
  3. pmc Erythroderma: review of a potentially life-threatening dermatosis
    Cynthia Okoduwa
    Department of Dermatology and Pathology, New Jersey Medical School, 185 South Orange Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    Indian J Dermatol 54:1-6. 2009
    ..The resultant dysmetabolism is potentially life threatening. A detailed history is to identify and treat the underlying cause of this dermatitis. We present two cases of erythroderma in African patients and review this important disease...
  4. ncbi request reprint Ulerythema ophryogenes: updates and insights
    Christopher M Morton
    Department of Dermatology, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Medical Science Building, H 576, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Cutis 93:83-7. 2014
    ..Although topical agents have been the mainstay of therapy, recent advancement in laser intervention for treatment of ulerythema ophryogenes is promising. ..
  5. doi request reprint Toxic epidermal necrolysis: Part I. Introduction, history, classification, clinical features, systemic manifestations, etiology, and immunopathogenesis
    Robert A Schwartz
    Dermatology, Preventive Medicine, and Pathology, Rutgers University New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103 2714, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 69:173.e1-13; quiz 185-6. 2013
    ..Recent studies have implicated granulysin in toxic epidermal necrolysis apoptosis and have suggested that it may be the pivotal mediator of keratinocyte death. ..
  6. ncbi request reprint Toxic epidermal necrolysis: Part II. Prognosis, sequelae, diagnosis, differential diagnosis, prevention, and treatment
    Robert A Schwartz
    Dermatology, Preventive Medicine, and Pathology, Rutgers University New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103 2714, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 69:187.e1-16; quiz 203-4. 2013
    ..The effectiveness of systemic steroids, intravenous immunoglobulins, plasmapheresis, cyclosporine, biologics, and other agents is uncertain. ..
  7. ncbi request reprint Vitiligo: recent insights and new therapeutic approaches
    T M Lotti
    Dermatology and Venereology, University G Marconi, Rome, Italy
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 147:637-47. 2012
    ..In regions where leprosy is endemic, individuals with vitiligo are often stigmatized due to similarities in appearance between the two diseases. We will review this important subject, emphasizing the latest therapeutic advances...
  8. doi request reprint Cutaneous leishmaniasis and rickettsial African tick-bite fever: a combination of exotic traveler's diseases in the same patient
    Robert A Schwartz
    New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Int J Dermatol 51:960-3. 2012
    ..Cutaneous leishmaniasis and rickettsial African tick-bite fever are two zoonoses increasingly diagnosed in industrialized nations due to more international travel to endemic areas...
  9. ncbi request reprint Robert C. Gallo, MD, alpha omega alpha national honor society visiting professor at new jersey medical school, april 23, 2012
    Robert A Schwartz
    Robert A Schwartz, MD, MPH, New Jersey Medical School, Newark
    Acta Dermatovenerol Croat 20:126-7. 2012
    ..It was a day that faculty, residents, and students will long recall, thanks to the extraordinary graciousness and enthusiasm of legendary AΩA Visiting Professor Robert C. Gallo, MD...
  10. ncbi request reprint Seborrheic dermatitis: an overview
    Robert A Schwartz
    University of Medicine and Dentistry at New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark 07103, USA
    Am Fam Physician 74:125-30. 2006
    ..Topical therapy primarily consists of antifungal agents and low-potency steroids. New topical calcineurin inhibitors (immunomodulators) sometimes are administered...
  11. doi request reprint On being a pathologist: Maria Dąbska--the woman behind the eponym, a pioneer in pathology
    Robert A Schwartz
    Dermatology and Pathology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Hum Pathol 42:913-7. 2011
    ..Working behind the Iron Curtain, she nevertheless achieved international recognition, yet few today are cognizant of her and her accomplishments. This vibrant distinguished professor is celebrating her 90th birthday...
  12. doi request reprint Metastatic adenocarcinoma of breast within a benign melanocytic nevus in the context of cutaneous breast metastatic disease
    Robert A Schwartz
    Dermatology and Pathology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 37:1251-4. 2010
    ..We describe a patient with metastatic adenocarcinoma of breast within a benign melanocytic nevus and delineate this occurrence within the context of reviewing cutaneous breast metastatic disease...
  13. doi request reprint Infantile haemangiomas: a challenge in paediatric dermatology
    R A Schwartz
    New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 24:631-8. 2010
    ..It produces such a dramatic and rapid response that the appearance of an infantile haemangioma should impart expeditious consideration of the risks and benefits of its use...
  14. ncbi request reprint Erythema nodosum: a sign of systemic disease
    Robert A Schwartz
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Am Fam Physician 75:695-700. 2007
    ..Erythema nodosum tends to be self-limited. Any underlying disorders should be treated and supportive care provided. Pain can be managed with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs...
  15. ncbi request reprint Thalidomide and its dermatologic uses
    Kapila V Paghdal
    Department of Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, 185 South Orange Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    Acta Dermatovenerol Croat 15:39-44. 2007
    ..They are currently undergoing trials and show promise, as they have increased immunomodulatory and anti-angiogenic activity. This category of medication and its use will be reviewed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Tuberous sclerosis complex: advances in diagnosis, genetics, and management
    Robert A Schwartz
    Department of Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 57:189-202. 2007
    ..Since the death of its describer, Thomas Fitzpatrick, we call each a "Fitzpatrick patch." Special attention is paid in this work to TSC treatment options, including therapeutic trials with rapamycin, also known as sirolimus...
  17. ncbi request reprint Pemphigus exacerbators
    Robert A Schwartz
    Department of Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Skinmed 5:109-10. 2006
  18. doi request reprint Actinic keratosis: an occupational and environmental disorder
    R A Schwartz
    Department of Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 22:606-15. 2008
    ..We will review the topic of actinic keratoses among these individuals as this common rudimentary form of superficial cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma is explored in greater detail...
  19. doi request reprint Kaposi sarcoma: a continuing conundrum
    Robert A Schwartz
    Department of Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103 2714, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 59:179-206; quiz 207-8. 2008
    ..An important challenge is to treat KS patients without immunocompromising them. The potential of effective anti-herpes virus therapy and the use of sirolimus in transplantation recipients have added new opportunities for KS prevention...
  20. ncbi request reprint Mutilating facial sarcoidosis
    S M Dumitrescu
    Dermatology, Otolaryngology, Tuberculosis Center, Ophthalmology and Pathology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103 2714, USA
    Dermatology 199:265-7. 1999
    ..There are few reports of tumoral cutaneous sarcoidosis like that of our patient...
  21. ncbi request reprint Pyoderma vegetans
    A J Papadopoulos
    Department of Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103-2714, USA
    J Cutan Med Surg 5:223-7. 2001
    ..We illustrate a case of pyoderma vegetans and review the literature on this rare disorder. Clinical and histological criteria for diagnosis are presented, as well as differentiation from some mimicking disorders...
  22. ncbi request reprint Pseudoporphyria: an atypical variant resembling toxic epidermal necrolysis
    A J Papadopoulos
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, 185 South Orange Avenue, Newark, NJ 07103-2714, USA
    J Cutan Med Surg 5:479-85. 2001
    ..We provide a review of pseudoporphyria and compare our variant to toxic epidermal necrolysis and mimicking disorders...
  23. ncbi request reprint Collagen uses in dermatology - an update
    Z Ruszczak
    Dermatology, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, N J, USA
    Dermatology 199:285-9. 1999
    ..In this update, we discuss the two major applications for collagen in dermatology: tissue augmentation and wound healing...
  24. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous metastatic lung cancer: literature review and report of a tumor on the nose from a large cell undifferentiated carcinoma
    R Y Rubinstein
    Section of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 79:96-7, 100-1. 2000
    ..Cutaneous disease as the first sign of metastasis is most often seen in cancer of the lung. However, its appearance as a large tumor on the nose, which was observed in this case, is unusual...
  25. ncbi request reprint Kaposi's sarcoma: an update
    Robert A Schwartz
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    J Surg Oncol 87:146-51. 2004
    ..Anti-herpes virus therapy may have potential for wide use, especially in preventing the development of KS in at risk populations, such as HHV-8 seropositive individuals undergoing transplantation surgery...
  26. ncbi request reprint Melasma
    I B Wu
    New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 147:413-8. 2012
    ..These therapies include hypopigmenting agents, chemical peels, lasers, and dermabrasion. Further investigations into this disorder may lead to more specific and effective treatments in the future...
  27. ncbi request reprint Kaposi's sarcoma limited to penis treated with cobalt-60 radiotherapy
    Z Ruszczak
    Department of Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, USA
    J Med 27:211-20. 1996
    ..An evaluation for retrovirus infection or other causes of immunosuppression was negative. The nodules responded to radiotherapy with cobalt-60, rapidly involuting. The patient has no evidence of Kaposi's sarcoma for over two years...
  28. ncbi request reprint Modern aspects of wound healing: An update
    Z Ruszczak
    Department of Dermatology, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Dermatol Surg 26:219-29. 2000
    ..Epidermal stem cells may facilitate functionality of the superficial part of such a system. New experimental and clinical trials are currently under way...
  29. ncbi request reprint The Dabska tumor: a thirty-year retrospect
    R A Schwartz
    Dermatology and Pathology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, N J, and Pathology, State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine, Buffalo, N Y, USA
    Dermatology 201:1-5. 2000
    ..Since its original description 30 years ago by one of us, knowledge in this area has expanded...
  30. ncbi request reprint Sirolimus (rapamycin): from the soil of Easter Island to a bright future
    Kapila V Paghdal
    Department of Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 57:1046-50. 2007
    ..This review will focus on the pharmacology and potential uses of sirolimus...
  31. ncbi request reprint Diabetic dermopathy: A subtle sign with grave implications
    Aaron Joseph Morgan
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 58:447-51. 2008
    ..A relationship between DD and coronary artery disease has also been demonstrated. Thus, the presence of DD should prompt aggressive intervention to detect diabetes mellitus and prevent the development of ensuing complications...
  32. ncbi request reprint Nevus spilus
    Darshan C Vaidya
    UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    Cutis 80:465-8. 2007
    ..Accordingly, we recommend consideration of punch excisions of the speckles alone if excision of the entire NS is declined...
  33. ncbi request reprint Childhood herpes zoster
    A J Papadopoulos
    New Jersey Medical School, 185 S Orange Ave, Newark, NJ 07103-2714, USA
    Cutis 68:21-3. 2001
    ..Our patient is a good example of this; he was exposed to chickenpox at the age of 3 months (by his 2 siblings) and developed HZ at 6 years of age...
  34. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous manifestations of systemic cryptococcosis in immunosupressed patients
    I Thomas
    Dermatology, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark 07103-2714, USA
    J Med 32:259-66. 2001
    ..A high index of suspicion is of utmost importance in high risk individuals to avoid delaying the diagnosis and treatment...
  35. ncbi request reprint Pediculus humanus capitis: an update
    I Nutanson
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, 185 South Orange Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07103 2714, USA
    Acta Dermatovenerol Alp Pannonica Adriat 17:147-54, 156-7, 159. 2008
    ..The three fundamental effective treatment options for head lice are topical pediculicides, wet combing, and oral therapy. Spraying or fogging a home with insecticides or pediculicides is not recommended...
  36. ncbi request reprint Plasma-cell-predominant B-cell pseudolymphoma
    Stephen J Nervi
    Department of Dermatology, New York University, USA
    Dermatol Online J 14:12. 2008
    ..In cases of cutaneous pseudolymphoma where a cause is identified, treatment entails removing the underlying causative agent. Idiopathic cases tend to be recalcitrant to treatment...
  37. ncbi request reprint Sweet's syndrome: an update and review
    S Yi
    Department of Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 144:603-12. 2009
    ..The gold standard of treatment is with systemic corticosteroids; however, potassium iodide, colchicine and other therapeutic agents have been utilized successfully...
  38. ncbi request reprint Erysipelas: a common potentially dangerous infection
    R Celestin
    New Jersey Medical School, 185 South Orange Avenue, Newark, NJ 07103 2714, USA
    Acta Dermatovenerol Alp Panonica Adriat 16:123-7. 2007
    ..Antibiotics are usually effective. Patients handled in a timely manner tend to recover without problems. However, potential complications include abscess formation, necrotizing fasciitis, septicemia, recurrent infection, and lymphedema...
  39. ncbi request reprint Kaposi's sarcoma in a liver transplant series
    M Y Khan
    Department of Pathology, UMDNJ, New Jersey Medical School, 185 South Orange Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07103 2714, USA
    J Med 30:185-90. 1999
    ..She had no cutaneous Kaposi's sarcoma. Her massive gut involvement was not apparent clinically, even by colonoscopic examination with multiple biopsy specimens. She was diagnosed at postmortem examination...
  40. ncbi request reprint Insect bite reactions: an update
    A S Stibich
    Dermatology, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103 2714, USA
    Dermatology 202:193-7. 2001
    ..The diagnosis depends on maintaining a high index of suspicion and being familiar with the insect fauna of the patient's environment and area of travel...
  41. ncbi request reprint Lentigo
    J F Okulicz
    Department of Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103-2714, USA
    Cutis 67:367-70. 2001
    ..Certain varieties are associated with systemic abnormalities. Histologic findings include epidermal hyperplasia with increased pigmentation of the basal layer...
  42. ncbi request reprint Vitiligo: a sign of systemic disease
    Richard H Huggins
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103 2714, USA
    Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 72:68-71. 2006
    ..We describe these associations and emphasize the importance of depigmenting disorders...
  43. ncbi request reprint Ocular melanoma metastatic to skin: the value of HMB-45 staining
    Robert A Schwartz
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Dermatol Surg 30:942-4. 2004
    ..Although cutaneous metastases are relatively frequent in patients with cutaneous melanoma, they are less so from ocular melanoma...
  44. ncbi request reprint Juvenile acanthosis nigricans
    Smeeta Sinha
    Department of Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 57:502-8. 2007
    ..More importantly, insulin resistance itself can also represent a threat to life. We review this important disorder...
  45. ncbi request reprint Hemangiomas of infancy--a clinical review
    Richie L Lin
    Dermatology, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, 185 South Orange Avenue, Newark, NJ 07103 2714, USA
    Acta Dermatovenerol Croat 14:109-16. 2006
    ..In all of these situations, hemangiomas are often referred due to the uncertainties that exist regarding the most efficacious diagnosis and management...
  46. doi request reprint Cutaneous polyarteritis nodosa: a comprehensive review
    Aaron Joseph Morgan
    Dermatology and Pathology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
    Int J Dermatol 49:750-6. 2010
    ..If more severe, treatment with systemic corticosteroids generally achieves adequate response; however, adjunctive therapy is often necessary to allow reduction in steroid dosage...
  47. ncbi request reprint Carotenemia
    Vinay Arya
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, 185 S Orange Ave, Newark, NJ 07103 2714, USA
    Cutis 71:441-2, 448. 2003
    ..Carotenemia caused by high beta-carotene intake does not have serious sequelae; discoloration remits with dietary modification...
  48. doi request reprint X-linked ichthyosis: an oculocutaneous genodermatosis
    Neil F Fernandes
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 62:480-5. 2010
    ..Treatment should focus on cutaneous hydration, lubrication, and keratolysis and includes topical moisturizers and topical retinoids...
  49. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous lymphangioma circumscriptum: frog spawn on the skin
    Gopal A Patel
    Dermatology and Pathology New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103 2714, USA
    Int J Dermatol 48:1290-5. 2009
    ..It is important to distinguish CLC, a potentially recurrent disease, from an unusual type of metastatic carcinoma of the skin called carcinoma telangiectoides...
  50. ncbi request reprint Dermatitis-like squamous cell carcinoma
    Channing R Barnett
    New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Dermatol Surg 30:334-5. 2004
    ..It had a raised elevated border, resembling persistent fungal dermatitis (tinea corporis). However, it proved to be a squamous cell carcinoma, prompting this description and a reminder that skin cancer may mimic dermatitis...
  51. doi request reprint Florid cutaneous papillomatosis
    Edmund J Janniger
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103 2714, USA
    J Surg Oncol 102:709-12. 2010
    ..We review this entity and its implications...
  52. ncbi request reprint Tinea cruris in children
    Gopal A Patel
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, 185 South Orange Ave, Newark, NJ 07103 2714, USA
    Cutis 84:133-7. 2009
    ..Treatment options range from improving hygiene to topical antifungal agents and systemic antifungal agents, the latter with potentially dangerous side effects...
  53. ncbi request reprint Tinea faciei, an often deceptive facial eruption
    Richie L Lin
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, 185 South Orange Avenue, Newark, NJ 07103 2714, USA
    Int J Dermatol 43:437-40. 2004
    ..Although the infecting organisms and treatments are the same as for other superficial fungal infections, it is frequently misdiagnosed clinically and histologically...
  54. ncbi request reprint Dermal leiomyosarcoma
    Julianne H Kuflik
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, 07103, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 48:S51-3. 2003
    ..Dermal leiomyosarcomas rarely metastasize, unlike the subcutaneous tumors. We describe a case of the dermal type of leiomyosarcoma...
  55. ncbi request reprint Necrotizing fasciitis: a deadly infection
    G G Kihiczak
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 20:365-9. 2006
    ..Indeed, NF may be an infection of one species of bacteria or may be polymicrobial. Prompt diagnosis and treatment are essential. Surgical debridement and antibiotic therapy are the primary treatment options...
  56. ncbi request reprint Zosteriform lymphangioma circumscriptum
    Gopal A Patel
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, 185 South Orange Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07103 2714, USA
    Acta Dermatovenerol Alp Pannonica Adriat 18:179-82. 2009
    ..LC may resemble other entities, such as metastatic carcinoma of the skin, lymphangiectasis, or herpes zoster. We report an unusual verruciform, zosteriform form of LC...
  57. ncbi request reprint Impetigo update: new challenges in the era of methicillin resistance
    Aanand N Geria
    Dermatology and Pediatrics, New Jersey Medical School, Newark 07103 2714, USA
    Cutis 85:65-70. 2010
    ..For extensive or complicated impetigo, systemic antibiotics may be warranted, but beta-lactam antibiotics should be avoided if methicillin-resistant S aureus (MRSA) is suspected...
  58. doi request reprint Sweet's syndrome with hematologic disorders: a review and reappraisal
    Thomas Buck
    Departments of Dermatology and Pathology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Int J Dermatol 47:775-82. 2008
  59. ncbi request reprint Human herpes simplex virus infections: epidemiology, pathogenesis, symptomatology, diagnosis, and management
    Mahnaz Fatahzadeh
    Department of Oral Medicine, New Jersey Dental School, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 57:737-63; quiz 764-6. 2007
    ..This article reviews the epidemiology, pathogenesis, and diagnostic features of HSV infections, providing the clinician with an up-to-date understanding of the available management strategies for mucocutaneous HSV-induced disease...
  60. ncbi request reprint Pseudoglandular-type melanoma: a rare melanoma variant
    Mordechai M Tarlow
    Department of Medicine, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 35:588-90. 2008
    ..This is only the second report of such histology in melanoma, and to our knowledge, the first such case consisting entirely of these features. We review the literature on this rare variant of melanoma...
  61. ncbi request reprint Periorificial dermatitis in children: an update and description of a child with striking features
    George G Kihiczak
    Dermatology and Pathology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103 2714, USA
    Int J Dermatol 48:304-6. 2009
    ..Perioral dermatitis is a relatively important and often enigmatic type of eczema...
  62. doi request reprint Topical tar: back to the future
    Kapila V Paghdal
    Dermatology and Pathology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 61:294-302. 2009
    ..This article will review the pharmacology, formulations, efficacy, and adverse effects of crude coal tar and other tars in the treatment of selected dermatologic conditions...
  63. doi request reprint Diffuse cutaneous leishmaniasis associated with the immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome
    Smeeta Sinha
    Dermatology, Infectious Diseases and Pathology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Int J Dermatol 47:1263-70. 2008
    ..We also review DCL to emphasize the importance of recognizing and treating this evolving disease in the growing population of patients on immunorestorative therapy...
  64. ncbi request reprint Subungual melanoma: a deceptive disorder
    Gopal A Patel
    New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Acta Dermatovenerol Croat 16:236-42. 2008
    ..Non-specific features and symptoms along with a high incidence of amelanosis often lead to delayed diagnosis, disease progression, and a poor prognosis with challenging treatment options...
  65. ncbi request reprint Reiter's syndrome: the classic triad and more
    Ines B Wu
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry, Newark, New Jersey 07103 2714, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 59:113-21. 2008
    ..Clinical presentation, severity, and prognosis vary widely. Treatment is difficult, especially in HIV-positive patients. Prognosis is variable; 15% to 20% of patients may develop severe chronic sequelae...
  66. ncbi request reprint Keratosis pilaris: a common follicular hyperkeratosis
    Sharon Hwang
    Dermatology and Pediatrics, New Jersey Medical School, 185 South Orange Ave, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Cutis 82:177-80. 2008
    ..Treatment options vary, focusing on avoiding skin dryness, using emollients, and adding keratolytic agents or topical steroids when necessary...
  67. ncbi request reprint Nevus of Ota in children
    Smeeta Sinha
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Cutis 82:25-9. 2008
    ..Important associated disorders include ipsilateral glaucoma; intracranial melanocytosis; and rarely cutaneous, ocular, or intracranial melanoma. Recommendations are discussed for managing nevus of Ota in children...
  68. ncbi request reprint Erythema infectiosum
    Janet Vafaie
    Department of Dermatology, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103 2714, USA
    J Cutan Med Surg 9:159-61. 2005
    ..It can be identified clinically by a "slapped cheek" appearance that is often followed by reticulated exanthem on the trunk and extremities...
  69. ncbi request reprint Melanoma within the seborrheic keratosis
    Isabelle Thomas
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, 185 South Orange Avenue, Newark, NJ 07103 2714, USA
    Dermatol Surg 30:559-61. 2004
    ..In addition, a biopsy of SKs is not only warranted but necessary in order to identify a malignant melanoma that would otherwise be misdiagnosed or even completely missed...
  70. ncbi request reprint Postinflammatory hyperpigmentation: a common but troubling condition
    Nicole L Lacz
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
    Int J Dermatol 43:362-5. 2004
  71. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous paraneoplastic syndromes: uncommon presentations
    Isabelle Thomas
    Department of Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, 07103 2714, USA
    Clin Dermatol 23:593-600. 2005
    ....
  72. ncbi request reprint Howard Fox, MD, founding father, American Academy of Dermatology: a historical tribute on the 50th anniversary of his death
    Robert A Schwartz
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 51:471-3. 2004
  73. ncbi request reprint Infantile psoriasis
    Camila K Janniger
    Dermatology and Pediatrics, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103 2714, USA
    Cutis 76:173-7. 2005
    ..The treatment of children with psoriasis should be handled with caution and tailored according to the child's age, as well as to the extent, distribution, and type of psoriasis...
  74. ncbi request reprint Superficial fungal infections
    Robert A Schwartz
    Dermatology, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, 185 South Orange Avenue, Newark, NJ 07103 2714, USA
    Lancet 364:1173-82. 2004
    ..Black piedra is caused by Piedraia hortae; white piedra is due to pathogenic species of the Trichosporon genus. Tinea nigra is also common in tropical areas and has been confused with melanoma...
  75. ncbi request reprint Atrophia maculosa varioliformis cutis
    Julianne H Kuflik
    Dermatology and Pediatrics, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103 2714, USA
    Int J Dermatol 44:864-6. 2005
    ..Its etiology is unknown; there may be an underlying defect of dermal elastin. We discuss a patient with this unusual disorder and review its literature...
  76. ncbi request reprint Intertrigo and common secondary skin infections
    Camila K Janniger
    UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    Am Fam Physician 72:833-8. 2005
    ..Wearing open-toed shoes can be beneficial for toe web intertrigo. Secondary bacterial and fungal infections should be treated with antiseptics, antibiotics, or antifungals, depending on the pathogens...
  77. ncbi request reprint Pityriasis rosea: an important papulosquamous disorder
    Lenis M González
    Dermatology and Pediatrics New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103 2714, USA
    Int J Dermatol 44:757-64. 2005
  78. ncbi request reprint Giant cutaneous melanoacanthoma
    George Gregory Kihiczak
    Department of Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103 2714, USA
    Int J Dermatol 43:936-7. 2004
  79. ncbi request reprint Childhood molluscum contagiosum
    Justin Brown
    Dermatology Department, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103 2714, USA
    Int J Dermatol 45:93-9. 2006
  80. ncbi request reprint Keratoacanthoma-like squamous cell carcinoma within the fibroepithelial polyp
    Robert A Schwartz
    Dermatology and Pathology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Dermatol Surg 30:349-50. 2004
    ..This is the first time to our knowledge that an invasive squamous cell carcinoma has been described within an acrochordon...
  81. ncbi request reprint Peculiar unilateral fixed drug eruption of the breast
    Hong Li
    Department of Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103 2714, USA
    Int J Dermatol 41:96-8. 2002
    ..Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are common offending drugs...
  82. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous effects of the most commonly used antidepressant medication, the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors
    Dorota Krasowska
    Department of Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 56:848-53. 2007
    ..Because there appears to be cross-reactions between SSRIs, even though they have different chemical structures, it is advisable to use another family of antidepressants if an SSRI is linked with a serious skin eruption...
  83. ncbi request reprint Extragenital bowenoid papulosis associated with atypical human papillomavirus genotypes
    Anthony J Papadopoulos
    Dermatology, Pediatrics and Pathology, New Jersey Medical School, 185 South Orange Avenue, Newark, NJ 07101 2714, USA
    J Cutan Med Surg 6:117-21. 2002
    ..Isolated extragenital bowenoid papulosis is rare and has been reported in only a few case reports...
  84. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous signs of acromegaly
    Santiago A Centurion
    Department of Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103 2714, USA
    Int J Dermatol 41:631-4. 2002
  85. ncbi request reprint Epidermolytic hyperkeratosis: a keratin 1 or 10 mutational event
    Nicole L Lacz
    Dermatology, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103 2714, USA
    Int J Dermatol 44:1-6. 2005
    ..The clinical phenotype is a result of alterations in the gene(s) for keratin 1 and/or 10. We review this disorder and its therapy, which is mainly symptomatic with emollients and retinoids...
  86. ncbi request reprint Trichotillomania
    Anthony J Papadopoulos
    Dermatology and Pediatrics, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103 2714, USA
    Int J Dermatol 42:330-4. 2003
  87. ncbi request reprint Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis: a 40 year retrospect
    Stephen J Nervi
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark 07103 2714, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 55:285-9. 2006
    ..In both children and adults EPF should be viewed as a possible cutaneous sign of immunosuppression. However, it may also be seen in persons with normal immune status. We review EPF on the 40th anniversary of its original description...
  88. ncbi request reprint Keratoacanthoma: a clinico-pathologic enigma
    Robert A Schwartz
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Dermatol Surg 30:326-33; discussion 333. 2004
    ..Once considered a benign neoplasm that resembled a highly malignant one (pseudomalignancy), it is now viewed in an opposite light as a cancer that resembles a benign neoplasm (pseudobenignity)...
  89. ncbi request reprint Secondary mucinous carcinoma of the skin: metastatic breast cancer
    Robert A Schwartz
    Dermatology and Pathology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Dermatol Surg 30:234-5. 2004
    ..Likewise, specific histologic patterns of cutaneous metastatic disease are linked with breast cancer but occur less often with other cancers metastatic to skin...
  90. ncbi request reprint The Merkel cell carcinoma: a 50-year retrospect
    Robert A Schwartz
    Dermatology and Pathology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103 2714, USA
    J Surg Oncol 89:5. 2005
  91. ncbi request reprint Minocycline-induced skin pigmentation: an update
    Aanand N Geria
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103 2714, USA
    Acta Dermatovenerol Croat 17:123-6. 2009
    ..Types I and II tend to resolve slowly over time, whereas type III persists indefinitely. Treatment involves early recognition, discontinuation of the drug, sun protection, and laser for persistent pigmentation...
  92. ncbi request reprint Generalized eruptive keratoacanthoma of Grzybowski: follow-up of the original description and 50-year retrospect
    Robert A Schwartz
    Dermatology 205:348-52. 2002
    ..This case followed up for such a long time provides further confirmation that this variety of KA does not show invasive growth and usually does not progress into squamous cell carcinoma...
  93. ncbi request reprint Lymphedema: an immunologically vulnerable site for development of neoplasms
    Vincenzo Ruocco
    Department of Dermatology, 2nd University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Am Acad Dermatol 47:124-7. 2002
    ....
  94. ncbi request reprint Premalignant and early squamous cell carcinoma
    Anjali K Butani
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical, USA corrected
    Clin Plast Surg 32:223-35. 2005
    ..Destructive modalities, such as cryosurgery using liquid nitrogen and electrodesiccation and curettage, usually performed by a dermatologist, are the mainstays of therapy...
  95. ncbi request reprint Polymorphous cutaneous and chronic multisystem sarcoidosis
    Dorota Krasowska
    Department of Dermatology, Venereology, and Pediatric Dermatology, Medical University of Lublin
    Acta Dermatovenerol Alp Panonica Adriat 17:26-30. 2008
    ..It is very unusual to have all three types of skin lesions, especially the erythema nodosum-like histologically specific cutaneous ones in this setting, which is what prompted this report...
  96. ncbi request reprint Optic pathway gliomas in children with and without neurofibromatosis 1
    Elzbieta Czyzyk
    Department of Pediatrics, Central Hospital and Pediatric Neurology Unit, Rzeszow, Poland
    J Child Neurol 18:471-8. 2003
    ..Our findings support the concept that there is an earlier and more severe clinical presentation of optic pathway gliomas in children with sporadic tumors than in those associated with neurofibromatosis 1...
  97. pmc Molecular genetics of Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (human herpesvirus-8) epidemiology and pathogenesis
    Lyubomir A Dourmishev
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria
    Microbiol Mol Biol Rev 67:175-212, table of contents. 2003
    ....
  98. ncbi request reprint Three cases of classic Kaposi's sarcoma with different subtypes of Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus
    Agnieszka B Serwin
    Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Medical University of Bialystok, Poland
    Int J Dermatol 45:843-6. 2006
  99. ncbi request reprint A novel autosomal partially dominant mutation designated G476D in the keratin 5 gene causing epidermolysis bullosa simplex Weber-Cockayne type: a family study with a genetic twist
    Cezary Kowalewski
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
    Int J Mol Med 20:75-8. 2007
    ..This observation suggests an additional effect of a recessively inherited mutation modulating the phenotypic expression of EBS caused by a partially dominant mutation and is important for accurate genetic counseling...
  100. ncbi request reprint Penicillin-induced anti-p200 pemphigoid: an unusual morphology
    Katarzyna Wozniak
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Warsaw, PL 02008 Warsaw, Poland
    Acta Derm Venereol 86:443-6. 2006
    ..Thus, we have expanded the clinical morphological spectrum of patients with anti-p200 pemphigoid and first described a patient whose disorder was probably drug-induced...