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Fauci: Cautious optimism for COVID-19 vaccine by end of 2020

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MDedge - Top health official is “cautiously optimistic” for vaccine distribution before end of year, pending favorable safety and efficacy...

Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology - To the Editor: A conservative approach for melanonychia in children is generally recommended because the vast majority are benign; however, the occasional presence of melanoma-like...

Study Finding Patients of Female Surgeons Fare Better is Removed

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Medscape - An Elsevier journal has, for the moment, removed a paper that found that the patients of female surgeons fare better than those treated by...

Childhood eczema: Triggers can cause eczema to flare

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American Academy of Dermatology - Childhood eczema triggers...

First patient enrolled in vitiligo repigmentation study

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Dermatology Times - AVITA Therapeutics has launched a study evaluating their RECELL System as a treatment for stable...

Cysteamine cream, tranexamic acid mesotherapy reveal similar efficacy, different safety

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Dermatology Times - Cysteamine cream and tranexamic acid mesotherapy demonstrated similar efficacy but yielded different safety results when being compared as a treatment for melasma, according to...

Getting to the bottom of it: Ulcerating gluteal plaques in dermatomyositis

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JAAD Case Reports - Dermatomyositis is an autoinflammatory condition associated with pathognomonic cutaneous findings often involving extensor surfaces, including Gottron papules overlying interphalangeal and metacarpophalangeal joints and Gottron...

  • Dermatomyositis can cause a variety of cutaneous lesions- heliotrope, Gottron’s papules and sign, shawl sign, seb-derm like, psoriasiform and more. Here, Yee and Paravar describe edematous and ulcerative plaques on the buttocks in DM. https://t.co/kdVfHDD2zy https://t.co/kdVfHDD2zy

Pernio-like eruption associated with COVID-19 in skin of color

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JAAD Case Reports - Recently, the skin manifestations of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection have emerged, with reports and series documenting petechial eruptions, transient livedo...

Dupilumab provides option for severe AD in younger children

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Dermatology Times - In a recent phase 3 trial, dupilumab (Dupixent, Sanofi and Regeneron) demonstrated positive results in itch reduction, skin clearance and quality-of-life. Indicating the biologic...

  • In a recent phase 3 trial, dupilumab (Dupixent, Sanofi & Regeneron) demonstrated positive results in itch reduction, skin clearance and quality-of-life. Indicating the biologic as a viable treatment option for severe #atopicdermatitis in younger children. https://t.co/xrN1UV2YUw https://t.co/xrN1UV2YUw

Older adults underrepresented in atopic dermatitis research

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Dermatology Times - A recent review reveals older adults are underrepresented in trials investigating systemic immunomodulators as a treatment for atopic...