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The New England Journal of Medicine: Search Results in Dermatology
The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) RSS feed -- Search Results in Dermatology. NEJM ( is a weekly general medical journal that publishes new medical research findings, review articles, and editorial opinion on a wide variety of topics of importance to biomedical science and clinical practice.

A Randomized Trial of Early Endovenous Ablation in Venous Ulceration
31/12/69 - Venous disease is the most common cause of leg ulceration, and compression therapy improves venous ulcer healing. Superficial venous reflux (varicose veins) is usually present in patients with venous leg ulcers. Endovenous interventions (ultrasound-guided foam sclerotherapy and thermal and…

Scleral Discoloration from Minocycline Treatment
31/12/69 - A 70-year-old man presented to the ophthalmology clinic with a 1-year history of progressive bluish discoloration of the sclerae of both eyes. He reported no ocular discomfort or blurry vision. He had previously received a diagnosis of an inflammatory arthritis for which he had been taking…

Adjuvant Pembrolizumab versus Placebo in Resected Stage III Melanoma
31/12/69 - The development of effective adjuvant therapies for patients with high-risk melanoma has been preceded by the recent arrival of active agents to treat metastatic melanoma, including ipilimumab (an anti-CTLA4 antibody), pembrolizumab and nivolumab (both monoclonal antibodies against programmed death…

Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease in an Adult
31/12/69 - A 36-year-old man presented to the dermatology clinic with a 5-day history of blisters on his palms (Panel A) and soles (Panel B) and ulcerations on his tongue (Panel C). He also reported fevers, malaise, and a sore throat. One week before his illness began, his 2- and 4-year-old children had had…

Rhinofacial Entomophthoromycosis
31/12/69 - An immunocompetent 22-year-old man from southern China presented to the dermatology clinic with a 3-month history of progressive nasal and maxillofacial swelling. He reported that during the past 3 years he had had episodes of facial swelling for which he had received multiple treatments, including…

Cowpox Virus Infection
31/12/69 - An 11-year-old girl presented to the hospital with a skin lesion on her left cheek that had been present for 3 weeks. She lived in a suburban area in Poland and had direct contact with cats that lived in her home and roamed freely; no bites or scratches were reported. Her parents reported that…

Management of Sentinel-Node Metastasis in Melanoma
31/12/69 - Ms. Evans is a 52-year-old woman who is sitting in your office awaiting your assessment of her recent diagnosis of melanoma. She had initially presented to her primary care physician 6 weeks earlier with an irregular lesion on her right arm. After a punch biopsy, a superficial spreading melanoma…

Poland Syndrome
31/12/69 - An 86-year-old man presented to the dermatology clinic for a routine full-body skin examination and was noted to have an absent right pectoralis major muscle (Panel A) and brachydactyly of the right hand (Panel B). The patient reported that these findings had been present since birth. He noted no…

Pathophysiology of Chronic Graft-versus-Host Disease and Therapeutic Targets
31/12/69 - Chronic graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) can inflict debilitating tissue injury and puts patients at high risk for death from infections. For several decades, little progress was made in the treatment of chronic GVHD, with no drugs approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for treating…

Talaromyces marneffei Infection
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