Category: Dermatitis

Atopic Dermatitis and the Stratum Corneum

Atopic Dermatitis and the Stratum Corneum: The Immune System in Atopic Dermatitis Section Editors: Whitney High, MD; James Q. Del Rosso, DO; Jacquelyn Levin, DO This month: Atopic Dermatitis and the Strantum Corneum Part 3: The Immune System in Atopic Dermatitis by Jacquelyn Levin, DO; Sheila Fallon Friedlander, MD; James Q. Del Rosso, DO Dr.


An Important Difference Between “Exposed” and “Photodistributed” Underscores the Importance of Identifying Common Reactions

Sharon E. Jacob, MD; Andrew D. Breithaupt, BA Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California Abstract This article presents the case of a patient with rheumatoid arthritis who was referred to dermatology for what was suspected to be a photosensitivity reaction to hydroxychloroquine, a common culprit in photodrug


Dietary Nickel as a Cause of Systemic Contact Dermatitis

Clinical Contact Dermatitis Section Editor: Matthew J. Zirwas, MD Matthew J. Zirwas, MD, Matthew A. Molenda, MD Dr. Matthew J. Zirwas is Assistant Professor of Dermatology, The Ohio State University. Dr.  Molenda is a Dermatology Resident, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio. The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest.