inflammatory skin disease

inflammatory skin disease

A widely used but nonspecific term of art used by both dermatologists and pathologists for an array of dermopathies characterised by varying amounts of inflammation with subtle differences in histology; they require clinicopathological correlation to reach a viable diagnosis on which the clinician can manage his or her patients.

Major reaction patterns, inflammatory skin disease
• Granulomatous;
• Inflammatory;
• Lichenoid;
• Panniculitic;
• Psoriasiform;
• Spongiotic;
• Vasculitic;
• Vesiculobullous.

inflammatory skin disease

skin diseases characterized by inflammation, e.g. psoriasis, eczema, dermatitis, varicose eczema, lichen planus
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HS is a painful, chronic and debilitating inflammatory skin disease with limited treatment options.
If approved, Jemdel will be the first high-potency topical steroid treatment for plaque psoriasis, a chronic, painful immune-mediated inflammatory skin disease, with dosing for as long as eight weeks.
Psoriasis is a chronic, painful and frequently life-altering immune-mediated inflammatory skin disease associated with serious comorbidities and substantial impairment of physical and psychological quality of life.
The NPF and the University of California, San Diego, Eczema and Inflammatory Skin Disease Center supported the study.
Atopic dermatitis is an inflammatory skin disease relating to allergies.
Alopecia areata is a common inflammatory skin disease manifesting as acquired, localized alopecia, presenting as singular or multifocal annular, smooth, hairless areas of the scalp.
HS is a chronic, recurrent, inflammatory skin disease, which commonly develops post-puberty in skin regions bearing apocrine glands, notably axillae, inguinal and anogenital areas.
Tralokinumab is an IL-13 monoclonal antibody that has completed a Phase IIb trial for the treatment of patients with atopic dermatitis, an inflammatory skin disease resulting in itchy, red, swollen and cracked skin.
Psoriasis is a chronic inflammatory skin disease with well-defined, erythematous, scaly, indurated plaques particularly over extensor surface and scalp.
The ability of TNF-[alpha]/IFN-[gamma] to synergistically induce the production of cytokines by keratinocytes has been exploited in inflammatory skin disease (Jung et al.
USPRwire, Tue Nov 24 2015] Psoriasis is a chronic, immune-mediated inflammatory skin disease.