Susan M Sweeney
Affiliation: University of Massachusetts Medical School
- Tattoos: a review of tattoo practices and potential treatment options for removalSusan M Sweeney
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01605, USA
Curr Opin Pediatr 18:391-5. 2006..The purpose of this review is to present an overview of tattoo practices, complications and treatment options relevant to the pediatric population...
- Inflammatory tinea pedis/manuum masquerading as bacterial cellulitisSusan M Sweeney
Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worchester 01605, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:1149-52. 2002..Tinea pedis and tinea manuum in children are more common than previously recognized. Clinical presentations of dermatophyte infections may vary in children and may be difficult to diagnose...
- Pregnancy and dermatologic surgerySusan M Sweeney
Division of Dermatology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, and Dermatologic Surgery, University of Massachusetts Memorial Health Care, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
Dermatol Clin 24:205-14, vi. 2006..Antibiotic selection for any infections must take into account possible maternal and fetal risks. Attention to detail and awareness of the changes in pregnancy should lead to safe surgery in the pregnant patient...
- Pityrosporum folliculitis: diagnosis and management in 6 female adolescents with acne vulgarisKatherine Ayers
Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01605, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:64-7. 2005..Some adolescents with recalcitrant follicular pustules or papules may have acne and Pityrosporum folliculitis simultaneously. Clinical response is dependent on treating both conditions...
- Diaper dye dermatitisLauren Alberta
Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01605, USA
Pediatrics 116:e450-2. 2005..Patch testing may also be valuable in identifying the allergen, because allergen avoidance is the key to prevention of recurrent disease...
- Lumps and bumps in neonates and infantsDavis Farvolden
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
Dermatol Ther 18:104-16. 2005..Additionally, there are other "lumps and bumps" that are seen in the neonatal and infantile age groups that include malignancies and cutaneous neoplasms with associated systemic sequelae...