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Michael D. Tharp, MD

Michael D. Tharp, MD
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  • Dermatology
  • Internal Medicine
Board Certification:
  • Dermatology
  • Internal Medicine
Faculty Rank: Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: Ohio State University College of Medicine
Residency: Parkland Memorial Hospital - Internal Medicine; Dermatology
Fellowship: Duke University Health System - Dermatology
Clinical Expertise:
  • Blistering diseases
  • Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma
  • Dermatitis, atopic
  • Dermatopharmacology
  • Eczema
  • Extracorporeal photopheresis
  • Hair disorders
  • Hives
  • Mastocytosis
  • Nail diseases
  • Pigmentation disorders
  • Psoriasis
Research Interests:
  • Mastocytosis
  • Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma
  • Urticaria
  • Atopic dermatitis
  • Psoriasis
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  • Dermatology Patient Services
  • Professional Building
  • 1725 W. Harrison St.
  • Suite 264
  • Chicago, IL  60612
  • Phone: (312) 942-2195
  • Fax: (312) 563-2263
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Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to Listings go back five years.

  1. The Dermatology Foundation: partnerships and programs focused on the future.
    Fairley JA, Krueger GG, Lessin SR, Leyden JJ, McBurney EI, Orlow SJ, Tharp MD, Voorhees JJ, Wintroub BU, Yancey KB.
    J Invest Dermatol. 2013
    2013 Apr
    133(4):861-2. doi: 10.1038/jid.2013.15. No abstract available.
  2. A Case of Tinea Versicolor of the Eyelids.
    Huang WW, Tharp MD.
    Pediatr Dermatol. 2012
    2012 Apr 17. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.2012.01753.x. [Epub ahead of print]
  3. Mutations in the PSTPIP1 gene and aberrant splicing variants in patients with pyoderma gangrenosum.
    Nesterovitch AB, Hoffman MD, Simon M, Petukhov PA, Tharp MD, Glant TT.
    Clin Exp Dermatol.
    2011 Jul 25
    doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2230.2011.04137.x
  4. Erythema gyratum repens without associated malignancy.
    Campbell L, Freedman JR, O'Donoghue M, Chevalier M, Dy LC, Tharp MD.
    J Am Acad Dermatol.
    2011 Jul
  5. Top-accessed article: Defining urticarial dermatitis.
    Tharp MD.
    Arch Dermatol. 2011
    2011 Dec
    147(12):1436. doi: 10.1001/archderm.147.12.1436. No abstract available.
  6. Multicenter photopheresis intervention trial in early-stage mycosis fungoides.
    Talpur R, Demierre MF, Geskin L, Baron E, Pugliese S, Eubank K, Zic JA, Miller DR, Tharp M, Bohjanen K, Duvic M.
    Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk
    2011 Apr
  7. Alteration in the gene encoding protein tyrosine phosphatase nonreceptor type 6 (PTPN6/SHP1) may contribute to neutrophilic dermatoses.
    Nesterovitch AB, Gyorfy Z, Hoffman MD, Moore EC, Elbuluk N, Tryniszewska B, Rauch TA, Simon M, Kang S, Fisher GJ, Mikecz K, Tharp MD, Glant TT.
    Am J Pathol.
    2011 Apr
  8. Spontaneous insertion of a B2 element in the Ptpn6 gene drives a systemic autoinflammatory disease in mice resembling neutrophilic dermatosis in humans.
    Nesterovitch AB, Szanto S, Gonda A, Bardos T, Kis-Toth K, Adarichev VA, Olasz K, Ghassemi-Najad S, Hoffman MD, Tharp MD, Mikecz K, Glant TT.
    Am J Pathol.
    2011 Apr
  9. Human papillomavirus typing of verrucae in a patient with WHIM syndrome
    Palm MD, Tyring SK, Rady PL, Tharp MD
    Arch Dermatol
    2010 Aug
  10. Benefits of an emollient body wash for patients with chronic winter dry skin
    Hoffman L, Subramanyan K, Johnson AW, Tharp MD
    Dermatol Ther
    2008 Sep-Oct
  11. Clinicopathologic challenge. Gangrenous cellulitis caused by Peptostreptococcus
    Campbell T, Altman R, Tharp M, Dy L
    Int J Dermatol
    2008 Aug
  12. Common variable immunodeficiency presenting as chronic urticaria
    Smith AA, Humphrey J, McAuley JB, Tharp MD
    J Am Acad Dermatol
    2008 Aug
    59(2 Suppl 1):S40-1
  13. The use of gabapentin for recurrent painful attacks with multiple piloleiomyomas
    Haugen RN, Tharp MD
    J Drugs Dermatol
    2008 Apr

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