Synonyms for civatte or Related words with civatte

poikiloderma              mucinosis              keloidalis              mucinosa              follicularis              centrifugum              keratoderma              parapsoriasis              ichtyosis              palmoplantar              chilblains              vegetans              leukoderma              pustulosis              telangiectasias              annulare              fulminans              erythroderma              hypomelanotic              papular              erythrodermica              hyperkeratoses              maculopapular              keratodermia              ecchymoses              papulosquamous              pernio              macules              syringoma              folliculitis              ichthyoses              pityriasis              melasma              trichodiscomas              angiokeratoma              planopilaris              balanitis              hyperkeratotic              faciale              bowenoid              fibroepithelioma              ichthyosisis              chloasma              keratopathy              couperose              palmoplantaris              postinflammatory              chalazion              pretibial              cellulites             



Examples of "civatte"
Poikiloderma of Civatte is a cutaneous condition and refers to reticulated red to red-brown patches with telangiectasias. It is identifiable as the reddish brown discoloration on sides of the neck, usually on both sides. It is more common with women than men and more commonly effects middle-aged to elderly women. "Poikiloderma" is basically a change of the skin due to dilation of the blood vessels in the neck. "Civatte" was the French dermatologist who first identified it in the 1920s.
IPL is employed in the treatment of a range of dermatological conditions including photodamage induced dyspigmentation and vascular changes, poikiloderma of Civatte, rosacea, acne vulgaris, sebaceous gland hyperplasia, broken capillaries/telangiectases, vascular lesions (small blood vessels), pigmented lesions (freckles, liver spots, birth marks ), melasma, actinic keratosis, photorejuvenation, basal cell carcinoma, and Bowen's disease (squamous cell carcinoma).
Poikiloderma of Civatte, a condition of dilated blood vessels and red to red-brown spots, is common to the upper part of the cleavage, especially for those who wear a sports bra or push-up bra for prolonged periods, and commonly affects fair skinned middle-aged to elderly women.
Clear cell acanthoma (also known as "Acanthome cellules claires of Degos and Civatte," "Degos acanthoma," and "Pale cell acanthoma") is a benign clinical and histological lesion initially described as neoplastic, which some authors now regard as a reactive dermatosis. It usually presents as a moist solitary firm, brown-red, well-circumscribed, 5 mm to 2 cm nodule or plaque on the lower extremities of middle-aged to elderly individuals The lesion has a crusted, scaly peripheral collarette and vascular puncta on the surface. It is characterized by slow growth, and may persist for years. The clinical differential diagnosis includes: dermatofibroma, inflamed seborrheic keratosis, pyogenic granuloma, basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, verruca vulgaris, psoriatic plaque, and melanoma.