About this event

  • Date and time Thu 17 Jan 2019 from 2:00pm to 6:00pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Dermatology

The Dermatology Section meetings offer trainees the opportunity to present clinicopathological cases to consultants and trainees for discussion and advice.

Run as a series of meetings throughout the year, these meetings allow discussion of both complex and classical dermatological issues.

This meeting is from a series of events relating to dermatology clinical cases. For more information please contact the Event Coordinator.


Topics include:

  • Current approaches to diagnosis and management of rare and unusual dermatology conditions
  • Presentations of common dermatological problems
  • Recent progress in diagnostics and management of dermatological conditions
  • The impact of skin disorders on individuals and the importance of a holistic approach to management


Attendance criteria

The criteria for attendance at Dermatology Section meetings has changed.

If you have not been to a Dermatology Section meeting within the last year please bring your hospital ID.


View the programme

Registration, tea and coffee
Discussion of cases
Case one: Facial follicular porokeratosis of the nose: Improvement with cryotherapy

Dr Eleanor Earp, Clinical Fellow on behalf of Dr Shiu Chan, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge

Case two: Complete resolution of extensive xanthomas associated with primary sclerosing cholangitis following liver transplantation

Dr Sina Ghadiri, Core Medical Doctor on behalf of Dr S Ghadiri, Dr P Gunputh, Dr E Poyner and Dr A Carmichael, The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough

Case three: Merkel Cell Carcinoma (MCC) in HIV

Dr Evdoxia Panou, Clinical Fellow on behalf of Dr W Bakkour, Dr H Shaw, Dr C Perrett and Professor CB Bunker, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Case four: Recurrent spindle cell haemangiomas

Dr Sorcha O’Sullivan, Dermatology Clinical Fellow on behalf of Ms Aina Greig and Dr Kristina Semkova, St John’s Institute of Dermatology

Case five: Anaplastic Kaposi Sarcoma

Dr Eugene Ong, Senior Dermatopathology Fellow on behalf of Dr Blanca Martin, Dr Stephen Morris and Dr Eduardo Calonje, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

Case six: Birt-Hogg-Dubé Syndrome and cutaneous melanoma

Dr Qamar Razali, Dermatology Registrar on behalf of Dr Bairbre Wynne, St James's Hospital, Dublin

Tea and coffee break
Case seven: Eccrine Spiradenomas of the Upper Extremity: A rare lesion with an uncommon presentation

Dr Angelos Mantelakis, Foundation Year 1 Doctor on behalf of Mr I Varnalidis, Dr DI Hatzibougias, Dr E Michalopoulou-Manoloutsiou, Dr E Athanasiou, Dr E Goupou and Dr M Bobos, William Harvey Hospital, East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust

Case eight: A case of nodular amyloidosis?

Dr Nikolina Lalagianni, Clinical Fellow in Dermatology on behalf of Dr Eduardo Calonje and Dr Agnes Pekar-Lukacs, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust and Department of Oncology and Pathology, Lund University, Sweden

Case nine: A bad Omenn

Dr Khushboo Sinha, ST6 Dermatology Registrar on behalf of Dr Anika Khan, Dr Ravi Suchak, Dr Claire Booth and Dr Mohsin Khorshid, Basildon University Hospital and Great Ormond Street Hospital

Case ten: Primary cutaneous γδ T-cell lymphoma in a 73-year old man presenting with a pustular rash

Dr Nastassia Nardini, Clinical Fellow in Dermatopathology on behalf of Dr Eduardo Calonje and Dr Agnes Pekar-Lukacs, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

Case eleven: Para kala-azar dermal leishmaniasis in an HIV infected patient: An immune reconstitution associated disease (IRAD) phenomenon

Dr Jacqueline Simpson, ST6 Dermatology on behalf of Professor Diana Lockwood, Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Dr Angela Bailey, Dr Tamara Elliot, Dr Sarah Wakelin and Dr James Carton, St Mary's Hospital

Discussion of cases continued
Close of meeting


Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom