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Adalimumab Efficacious Adjunct to Surgery for Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Risk for postoperative wound infection, complications, hemorrhage no greater with adalimumab versus placebo in hidradenitis suppurativa

Questionnaire Responses About Dermatology History Inconsistent

History of psoriasis consistently reported, whereas history of atopic dermatitis is not

COVID-19 Weakly Correlated With Chilblains Incidence

However, only 3.7 percent of the 456 patients with chilblains were positive for SARS-CoV-2

Risk Factors for PHACE Syndrome ID’d in Infantile Hemangiomas

Surface area of 25 cm2 or more, involvement of three or more locations linked to increased risk

Rituximab, Mycophenolate Mofetil Compared for Pemphigus Vulgaris

More patients receiving rituximab versus mycophenolate mofetil had sustained complete remission at week 52, fewer had disease flares

Two examples of Moderna vaccine reactions. Photo: JAMA Network

Delayed Hypersensitivity Reaction to Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine ID’d

Reaction occurred at or near injection site; reactions were pruritic, painful, and edematous pink plaques

Topical Corticosteroid Use in Pregnancy Not Tied to SGA, LBW

Risks for small for gestational age or low birth weight not increased with exposure to potent or very potent topical corticosteroids

Cutaneous AEs Linked to Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor Therapy

Cutaneous immune-related adverse events seen in 25 percent of cancer patients initiating ICI therapy with median onset time of 113 days

Delayed Local Reactions to mRNA-1273 Vaccination Reported

Reactions appeared near injection site at a median onset of day 8 after first dose; six of 12 patients had no recurrence after second dose

Cutaneous Findings Described for Children With MIS-C

Cutaneous findings varied among patients; annular plaques in the proximal medial lower extremities were common