The United States of America

  • Y. Alyssa Kim
  • Robert A. Schwartz

Abstract

Dermatology in the United States is a dynamic field, largely due to the constant influx of newly arriving immigrants. These immigrants bring their endemic diseases with them, which changes the spectrum of the dermatologic diseases seen in the United States. For this reason, dermatologists practicing in the United States, especially in the large metropolitan cities where new immigrants tend to settle, need to be alert and to adapt to the changing trends of the dermatologic diseases as the medical field is influenced by immigrant populations.

Keywords

Bacillus Erythromycin Rifampicin Encephalitis Myocarditis 

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  • Y. Alyssa Kim
  • Robert A. Schwartz

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