Tag: skin rash

2021 May Be Big Lyme Disease Year

May 7, 2021 — Planning to hit the beach this summer? You might want to throw some bug spray into that beach bag along with your sunscreen....

Most Patients Labeled Penicillin-Allergic Really Aren’t

Most people whose medical record says they are allergic to penicillin are not actually intolerant, an allergist said Thursday during the first day of sessions...

The Tick Talk for Families and Pediatricians

Spring 2021 has arrived with summer quickly approaching. It is our second spring and summer during the pandemic. Travel restrictions have minimally eased for vaccinated...

Expert Highlights Advances in DRESS

Mounting evidence suggests it’s a mistake to reject the diagnosis of drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms, or DRESS, simply because the interval between...

FDA OKs First Injectable Complete Drug Regimen for HIV

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Cabenuva, an injectable formulation of cabotegravir (Vocabria) and rilpivirine (Edurant), for adults living with HIV-1 infection....

COVID-19 Appeared in Italy in November 2019, Study Shows

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Retroactive testing shows COVID-19 appeared in Italy about three months earlier...

European Dermatologists Unhappy With Pandemic Teledermatology

European dermatologists shifted en masse to teledermatology during the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, and most of them disliked the videoconferencing experience intensely, according to...

How to Relieve One of the Itchiest Vulvar Conditions

A three-step approach may help relieve itch in patients with lichen simplex chronicus, “one of the itchiest conditions that we ever see on the vulva,”...

Tailoring Treatment for Psoriasis, PsA, and Pregnancy

With an average age of diagnosis of 28 years, and one of two incidence peaks occurring at 15-30 years, psoriasis affects many women in the...

COVID-19 Update: Conspiracy Theories, Cutaneous Clues

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Here are the coronavirus stories Medscape’s editors around the globe think...

Is the Presence of Enanthem a Clue for COVID-19?

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. A study that observed oral petechial lesions in a small number...

What We Know and Don’t Know

Right now, my workup includes nasal swab PCR for COVID, and IgG and IgM serology if available. We have IgG easily...

COMMENTARY: COVID-19 Dermatologic Manifestations: More Than a Footprint

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MAY 08, 2020 — The skin manifestations of the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 were not recognized at...

Practices Turn To GoFundMe; ‘COVID Toes,’ Rashes

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Here are the coronavirus stories Medscape’s editors around the globe think...

Trending Clinical Topic: COVID Toes

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MAY 08, 2020 — New reports of unusual symptoms associated with COVID-19 resulted in this week’s...

Heterogeneity Seen in COVID-19 Skin Manifestations

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Two case reports published simultaneously in JAMA Dermatology prompted an accompanying...

Skin Manifestations, HCQ Heart Rhythm Risks

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Here are the coronavirus stories Medscape’s editors around the globe think...