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Pityriasis rosea in pregnancy

Patients who develop pityriasis rosea during pregnancy may be at risk for spontaneous abortion and other complications. Consider use of acyclovir during gestation.

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Tarrying for tapinarof

Tapinarof, an aryl hydrocarbon receptor-modulating agent, has shown promise for the topical treatment for psoriasis and atopic dermatitis.

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Low dose oral minoxidil for alopecia

Low dose oral minoxidil may be a valuable treatment option for patients with androgenetic and other forms of alopecia.

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2021: Best of DermWorld Insights and Inquiries

We’ve created a list of the top 10 most popular issues in 2021, starting with the most popular issue of the year.

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DWI&I Holiday Greeting 2021

On behalf of everyone involved with DWI&I, I wish you the happiest of holiday seasons. May 2022 lead us to a better world.

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Our incomplete knowledge of trichodysplasia spinulosa

Even though the differential diagnosis of centrofacial follicular spicules is broad, the diagnosis of trichodysplasia spinulosa should be straightforward, based on the clinical scenario and biopsy confirmation.


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