March 24th 2023
Statin-eligible patients in minority groups significantly undertreated; metabolically healthy obesity on the rise; menstruation irregularities suggest later CVD risk; and 2 more studies of note.
November 1st 2021
May 19th 2016
July 30th 2015
Pyoderma Gangrenosum in a Woman With Crohn Disease, Clinical Depression, and Borderline Diabetes MellitusMay 2nd 2012
A 56-year-old woman noted the abrupt onset of several very painful ulcerations located on her back. The patient had known (and active) Crohn disease, clinical depression requiring ongoing psychiatric care, and borderline diabetes mellitus.
Allergic Contact Dermatitis From ShampooApril 28th 2012
A 63-year-old woman presented for medical attention relating to the acute onset of an intensely pruritic, oozing eruption along the hairline, behind the ears and on the upper face. This eruption followed the first use of a new shampoo product
A 56-year-old woman insisted on an “emergency” appointment due to the relentless appearance of pruritic skin “lesions” on the arms and legs. She admitted to manipulating the skin (scratching, picking, gouging) in an attempt to lessen associated itching.