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ALLMedicine™ Calcinosis Cutis Center

Research & Reviews  146 results

Calcinosis Cutis Associated With Subcutaneous Glatiramer Acetate
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/256575/contact-dermatitis/calcinosis-cutis-associated-subcutaneous-glatiramer
Christina N. Kraus, MD, Sama K. Carley, MD et. al.

Jul 28th, 2022 - To the Editor: Calcinosis cutis is a condition characterized by the deposition of insoluble calcium salts in the skin. Dystrophic calcinosis cutis is the most common type, occurring in previously traumatized skin in the absence of abnormal blood c.

Regression of calcinosis cutis after inkless tattoo in a patient with dermatomyositis: ...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00198-022-06501-z
Osteoporosis International : a Journal Established as Res... Motlaghzadeh Y, Tabatabai LS et. al.

Jul 27th, 2022 - Calcinosis cutis is defined as abnormal deposition of calcium salts in the skin and subcutaneous tissues. Dystrophic calcification, the most common form of calcinosis cutis, is associated with autoimmune connective tissue diseases. This condition ...

18FSodium Fluoride PET has the potential to identify active formation of calcinosis cut...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.semarthrit.2022.152027
Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism; Atzeni IM, Hogervorst EM et. al.

Jun 11th, 2022 - Calcinosis cutis affects 20-40% of patients with systemic sclerosis (SSc). When calcinosis cutis becomes clinically apparent, it is irreversible in most cases. Detection of active calcification formation might allow early disease-modifying interve...

Therapy-resistant dermatomyositis with extensive 'lumbar belt' calcinosis.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9119178
BMJ Case Reports; Linan-Barroso JM, Gonzalez-Estrada A et. al.

May 19th, 2022 - Calcinosis cutis (CC) is the umbrella term for calcium salt deposition on skin and subcutaneous tissue. We present a unique case of CC associated with anti-Mi2-positive dermatomyositis, having a distinctive distribution of subcutaneous calcificati...

Cutaneous dystrophic calcification following high-dose radiotherapy for a liposarcoma.
https://doi.org/10.5070/D3271256702
Dermatology Online Journal; Green AR, Durkin J

May 3rd, 2022 - Cutaneous dystrophic calcification as a late change of radiation therapy is a rarely reported finding. Initially, it was almost exclusively described as occurring on the chest wall in breast cancer patients but has since been described in several ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  7 results

Efficacy of Intralesional Sodium Thiosulfate Versus Intralesional Saline for Dystrophic and Idiopathic Calcinosis Cutis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03639779

Jul 1st, 2021 - Our specific aim is to assess the response of dystrophic and idiopathic calcinosis cutis to the injections of sodium thiosulfate in our patients.

Safety and Efficacy of Oral Treprostinil in the Treatment of Calcinosis in Patients With Systemic Sclerosis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02663895

Jun 10th, 2021 - Background: Calcinosis cutis is the deposition of calcium in the skin and subcutaneous tissues. It is a common and potentially debilitating manifestation of systemic sclerosis (SSc), affecting almost one quarter of these patients. Several studies ...

Evaluation of Calcinosis in Systemic Sclerosis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03340194

Jul 11th, 2019 - Systemic sclerosis is a rare pathology characterized by fibrosis and vascular lesion with skin, pulmonary, digestive and cardiac localisation. Calcinosis cutis is commonly described, but its prevalence and appear few documented in literature. More...

Localized Effects of PBM and Exogenous NO on CREST Patients Calcinosis Cutis & Raynaud Phenomenon
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03972566

Jun 3rd, 2019 - Background CREST is an acronym for the cardinal clinical features of the syndrome (Calcinosis, Raynaud phenomenon, Esophageal dysmotility, Sclerodactyly, and Telangiectasia) and part of the heterogeneous group of sclerodermas. Calcinosis is the pa...

A Pilot Study to Evaluate Topical Sodium Thiosulfate Therapy for Calcinosis Cutis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01918904

Nov 17th, 2016 - Calcinosis cutis refers to a group of disorders characterized by calcium deposition in the skin (1). The disorders are classified according to etiology into the following types: dystrophic, metastatic, iatrogenic, and idiopathic (1,2). Dystrophic ...

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News  20 results

Calcinosis Cutis Associated With Subcutaneous Glatiramer Acetate
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/256575/contact-dermatitis/calcinosis-cutis-associated-subcutaneous-glatiramer
Christina N. Kraus, MD, Sama K. Carley, MD et. al.

Jul 28th, 2022 - To the Editor: Calcinosis cutis is a condition characterized by the deposition of insoluble calcium salts in the skin. Dystrophic calcinosis cutis is the most common type, occurring in previously traumatized skin in the absence of abnormal blood c.

Ulcer on the Leg
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/248220/mixed-topics/ulcer-leg
Joana Cruañes-Monferrer, MD, Eduardo Alias-Carrascosa, MD

Nov 3rd, 2021 - The Diagnosis: Calcinosis Cutis Due to Systemic Sclerosis Sine Scleroderma Laboratory evaluation was notable for high titers of antinuclear antibodies (>1/320; reference range, 0–1/80) and positive anticentromere antibodies. There were no other re.

Stevens-Johnson Syndrome/Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis Overlap Syndrome in a Patient With Relapsing Polychondritis
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/231152/autoimmune-diseases/stevens-johnson-syndrome/toxic-epidermal-necrolysis
Julien Lanoue, MD, Scott Worswick, MD

Nov 4th, 2020 - To the Editor: Relapsing polychondritis (RP) is a chronic, progressive, and episodic systemic inflammatory disease that primarily affects the cartilaginous structures of the ears and nose. Involvement of other proteoglycan-rich structures such as.

An Unusual Skin Infection With Achromobacter xylosoxidans
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/229919/infectious-diseases/unusual-skin-infection-achromobacter-xylosoxidans
Matthew S. Crosby, DO, Angelo A. Petropolis, MD et. al.

Oct 13th, 2020 - Case Report A 50-year-old woman presented with a sore, tender, red lump on the right superior buttock of 5 months’ duration. Five months prior to presentation the patient used this area to attach the infusion set for an insulin pump, which was lef.

Dystrophic Calcinosis Cutis: Treatment With Intravenous Sodium Thiosulfate
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/228543/rare-diseases/dystrophic-calcinosis-cutis-treatment-intravenous-sodium
Ahmed H. Badawi, MD, PhD, Vikas Patel, MD et. al.

Sep 15th, 2020 - To the Editor: Severe dystrophic calcinosis cutis is a debilitating disease with no universally accepted therapeutic options. This case demonstrates the benefit of intravenous (IV) sodium thiosulfate in alleviating the calcified lesions as well as.

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