Drugs & Diseases

Recent Drug Updates

  • rezafungin (Rezzayo) New once weekly antifungal agent approved for treatment of candidal infections
  • evinacumab (Evkeeza) Indication for homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia expanded to include children as young as 5 years
  • maralixibat (Livmarli) FDA expands indication for cholestatic pruritus with Alagille syndrome to include patients 3 months and older

Slideshow Collections

  • 6 Common-to-Rare Infant Skin Conditions Although most childhood skin disorders are benign and self-limited, some can be life-threatening. Learn more about dermatoses that may be encountered in infants.
  • Brain Lesions: Summaries of 10 Cases Brain lesions can produce widely diverse symptoms depending on size, type, location, and etiology. Here are 10 illuminating case summaries to review.
  • Dysuria: When It Hurts to Go With the Flow Dysuria is pain occurring from urination, typically in conjunction with inflammation and often associated with urinary frequency and urgency. Learn more about identifying and managing the various causes of this condition.
  • Cutaneous and Mucosal Manifestations of Viral Diseases Viral infections can cause a range of cutaneous and mucosal manifestations, from isolated lesions to generalized exanthems. Learn more about the findings associated with various viruses.