Megha M Tollefson, MD

  • 1673 Citations
  • 16 Scopus h-Index
20052019
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Research Output 2005 2019

3 Citations (Scopus)

A 5-year-old with connective tissue nevi: Buschke-ollendorff syndrome

Umaretiya, P. J., Miest, R. Y. & Tollefson, M. M., 2014, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 165, 1, p. 206 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Genetic Skin Diseases
Osteopoikilosis
Nevus
Skin Neoplasms
Preschool Children
1 Citation (Scopus)

A case of extensive acquired progressive lymphangioma

Larkin, S. C., Wentworth, A. B., Lehman, J. & Tollefson, M. M., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Pediatric Dermatology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lymphangioma
Genitalia
Abdomen
Lower Extremity
Therapeutics
4 Citations (Scopus)

Acquired epidermodysplasia verruciformis in a child with the human immunodeficiency virus

Cowan, K. R., Gonzalez Santiago, T. M. & Tollefson, M. M., Nov 2013, In : Pediatric Dermatology. 30, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Epidermodysplasia Verruciformis
HIV
Papillomaviridae
Virus Diseases
Immunosuppression
1 Citation (Scopus)

Advancing paediatric psoriasis treatment options for children

Tollefson, M. & Siegel, D., Jan 1 2017, In : British Journal of Dermatology. 177, 6, p. 1470-1471 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Psoriasis
Pediatrics
Therapeutics
2 Citations (Scopus)

Agminated pyogenic granuloma-like growth arising in a congenital hemangioma

Barrick, B., Lehman, J. & Tollefson, M. M., 2014, In : JAMA Dermatology. 150, 7, p. 781-783 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Capillary Hemangioma
Pyogenic Granuloma
Skin Neoplasms
Hemangioma
Reoperation
2 Citations (Scopus)

Agminated segmental plaque-type blue nevus associated with hypertrichosis and soft tissue hypertrophy: Report of a case and review of the literature

Hunjan, M. K., Mohandas, D., Bridges, A. G. & Tollefson, M., Jan 1 2018, In : Pediatric Dermatology. 35, 1, p. e22-e28

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blue Nevus
Hypertrichosis
Hypertrophy
Skin Neoplasms
9 Citations (Scopus)

Analyzing the Genetic Spectrum of Vascular Anomalies with Overgrowth via Cancer Genomics

Siegel, D. H., Cottrell, C. E., Streicher, J. L., Schilter, K. F., Basel, D. G., Baselga, E., Burrows, P. E., Ciliberto, H. M., Vigh-Conrad, K. A., Eichenfield, L. F., Holland, K. E., Hogeling, M., Jensen, J. N., Kelly, M. E., Kim, W., King, D. M., McCuaig, C., Mueller, K. A., Pope, E., Powell, J. & 5 others, Price, H., Steiner, J. E., Frieden, I. J., Tollefson, M. M. & Drolet, B. A., Apr 1 2018, In : Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 138, 4, p. 957-967 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Genomics
Blood Vessels
Genes
Cell growth
Ports and harbors
5 Citations (Scopus)

Aplasia cutis congenita

Tollefson, M. M., May 2012, In : NeoReviews. 13, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Ectodermal Dysplasia
Scalp
Live Birth
Signs and Symptoms
Parturition
3 Citations (Scopus)

Association between obesity and pediatric psoriasis

Hunjan, M. K., Maradit Kremers, H. D., Lohse, C. & Tollefson, M. M., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Pediatric Dermatology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pediatric Obesity
Psoriasis
Obesity
Population
7 Citations (Scopus)

Association of psoriasis with comorbidity development in children with psoriasis

Tollefson, M. M., Van Houten, H. K., Asante, D., Yao, X. & Maradit Kremers, H. D., Mar 1 2018, In : JAMA Dermatology. 154, 3, p. 286-292 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Child Development
Psoriasis
Comorbidity
Obesity
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
3 Citations (Scopus)

Associations of self-reported allergic diseases and musculoskeletal problems in children. A US population-based study

Barrick, B. J., Jalan, S., Tollefson, M. M., Milbrandt, T. A., Larson, A. N., Rank, M. A., Lohse, C. M. & Davis, D. M. R., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Musculoskeletal Diseases
Odds Ratio
Population
Confidence Intervals
Bone and Bones
2 Citations (Scopus)

Atopic dermatitis: Skin care and topical therapies

Fleischer, D. M., Udkoff, J., Borok, J., Friedman, A., Nicol, N., Bienstock, J., Lio, P., Tollefson, M. M. & Eichenfield, L. F., Sep 1 2017, In : Seminars in Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery. 36, 3, p. 104-111 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Skin Care
Atopic Dermatitis
Skin
Therapeutics
Phosphodiesterase 4 Inhibitors
54 Citations (Scopus)

Atopic dermatitis: Skin-directed management

Tollefson, M. M., Bruckner, A. L., Cohen, B. A., Antaya, R., Horii, K., Silverberg, N. B. & Wright, T., Dec 1 2014, In : Pediatrics. 134, 6, p. e1735-e1744

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atopic Dermatitis
Pediatrics
Skin
Patient Care
Health Personnel

Bleomycin-Induced Flagellate Dermatitis

Imhof, R. L. & Tollefson, M. M., Feb 1 2019, In : Mayo Clinic proceedings. 94, 2, p. 371-372 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access
Bleomycin
Dermatitis

Boywith yellow-orange, rough nodule on right thigh

Flores, S., Johnson, J., Young, P. & Tollefson, M., 2014, In : JAMA Pediatrics. 168, 5, p. 493-494 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Viral Skin Diseases
Warts
Thigh
Differential Diagnosis
7 Citations (Scopus)

Characteristics of pediatric recurrent erythema multiforme

Heinze, A., Tollefson, M., Holland, K. E. & Chiu, Y. E., Jan 1 2018, In : Pediatric Dermatology. 35, 1, p. 97-103 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Erythema Multiforme
Pediatrics
Simplexvirus
Hospitalization
Age of Onset
Hemangioma
Propranolol
Blood Vessels
Growth
Neoplasms
24 Citations (Scopus)
Nervous System Malformations
Central Nervous System
Skin Abnormalities
Localized Scleroderma
Skin

Comparison of bleach, acetic acid, and other topical anti-infective treatments in pediatric atopic dermatitis: A retrospective cohort study on antibiotic exposure

Asch, S., Vork, D. L., Joseph, J., Major-Elechi, B. & Tollefson, M. M., Jan 1 2019, In : Pediatric Dermatology. 36, 1, p. 115-120 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atopic Dermatitis
Acetic Acid
Cohort Studies
Retrospective Studies
Pediatrics
2 Citations (Scopus)

Dermatomyofibromas Arising in Children: Report of Two New Cases and Review of the Literature

Ma, J. E., Wieland, C. N. & Tollefson, M. M., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Pediatric Dermatology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biopsy
Neoplasms
7 Citations (Scopus)

Developing drugs for treatment of atopic dermatitis in children (≥3 months to <18 years of age): Draft guidance for industry

Siegfried, E. C., Jaworski, J. C., Eichenfield, L. F., Paller, A., Hebert, A. A., Simpson, E. L., Altman, E., Arena, C., Blauvelt, A., Block, J., Boguniewicz, M., Chen, S., Cordoro, K., Hanna, D., Horii, K., Hultsch, T., Lee, J., Leung, D. Y., Lio, P., Milner, J. & 13 others, Omachi, T., Schneider, C., Schneider, L., Sidbury, R., Smith, T., Sugarman, J., Taha, S., Tofte, S., Tollefson, M., Tom, W. L., West, D. P., Whitney, L. & Zane, L., May 1 2018, In : Pediatric Dermatology. 35, 3, p. 303-322 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atopic Dermatitis
Industry
United States Food and Drug Administration
Clinical Trials
Pharmaceutical Preparations
1 Citation (Scopus)

Diagnosis, comorbidity, and psychosocial impact of atopic dermatitis

Davis, D. M., Waldman, A., Jacob, S., LeBovidge, J., Ahluwalia, J., Tollefson, M. M., Jetter, N. & Spergel, J., Sep 1 2017, In : Seminars in Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery. 36, 3, p. 95-99 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atopic Dermatitis
Comorbidity
Cost of Illness
Food Hypersensitivity
Pruritus
23 Citations (Scopus)

Diagnosis and Management of Psoriasis in Children

Tollefson, M. M., Apr 2014, In : Pediatric Clinics of North America. 61, 2, p. 261-277 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Psoriasis
Comorbidity
Immunologic Factors
Obesity
Therapeutics
16 Citations (Scopus)

Diffuse dermal angiomatosis of the breast: Clinicopathologic study of 5 patients

Tollefson, M. M., McEvoy, M. T., Torgerson, R. R. & Bridges, A. G., Dec 1 2014, In : Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 71, 6, p. 1212-1247 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Angiomatosis
Breast
Skin
Thrombophilia
Dermis
2 Citations (Scopus)

Discordance of pediatric morphea treatment by pediatric dermatologists

Tollefson, M. M., Chiu, Y. E., Brandling-Bennett, H. A. & Pope, E., Jan 1 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Pediatric Dermatology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Localized Scleroderma
Pediatrics
Therapeutics
Dermatologists
Surveys and Questionnaires
91 Citations (Scopus)

Early growth of infantile hemangiomas: What parents'photographs tell us

Tollefson, M. M. & Frieden, I. J., Aug 2012, In : Pediatrics. 130, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hemangioma
Parents
Growth
Referral and Consultation
Parturition
160 Citations (Scopus)

En coup de sabre morphea and Parry-Romberg syndrome: A retrospective review of 54 patients

Tollefson, M. M. & Witman, P. M., Feb 2007, In : Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 56, 2, p. 257-263 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Facial Hemiatrophy
Localized Scleroderma
Antimalarials
Demography
Methotrexate
2 Citations (Scopus)

Endocrine disorders and hormonal therapy for adolescent acne

Nguyen, H. L. & Tollefson, M. M., May 27 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Current Opinion in Pediatrics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acne Vulgaris
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Contraceptives, Oral, Combined
Therapeutics
Benzoyl Peroxide
1 Citation (Scopus)

Focal Epilepsy in a Teenager With Facial Atrophy and Hair Loss

English, S. W., Ho, M. L., Tollefson, M. M. & Wong-Kisiel, L., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Seminars in Pediatric Neurology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Localized Scleroderma
Partial Epilepsy
Alopecia
Facial Hemiatrophy
Atrophy
4 Citations (Scopus)

Goltz syndrome in a moderately affected newborn boy

Tollefson, M. M. & McEvoy, M. T., Oct 2009, In : International Journal of Dermatology. 48, 10, p. 1116-1118 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Focal Dermal Hypoplasia
Newborn Infant
257 Citations (Scopus)

Guidelines of care for the management of acne vulgaris

Zaenglein, A. L., Pathy, A. L., Schlosser, B. J., Alikhan, A., Baldwin, H. E., Berson, D. S., Bowe, W. P., Graber, E. M., Harper, J. C., Kang, S., Keri, J. E., Leyden, J. J., Reynolds, R. V., Silverberg, N. B., Stein Gold, L. F., Tollefson, M. M., Weiss, J. S., Dolan, N. C., Sagan, A. A., Stern, M. & 2 others, Boyer, K. M. & Bhushan, R., May 1 2016, In : Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 74, 5, p. 945-973e33

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acne Vulgaris
Guidelines
Disease Management
Health Personnel
Dermatologists
13 Citations (Scopus)
Schoenlein-Henoch Purpura
Direct Fluorescent Antibody Technique
Retrospective Studies
Pediatrics
Edema
11 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of childhood psoriasis on parents of affected children

Tollefson, M. M., Finnie, D. M., Schoch, J. J. & Eton, D. T., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Psoriasis
Parents
Quality of Life
Pediatrics
Atopic Dermatitis
23 Citations (Scopus)

Incidence and Types of Childhood Hypertropia. A Population-Based Study

Tollefson, M. M., Mohney, B. G., Diehl, N. N. & Burke, J. P., Jul 2006, In : Ophthalmology. 113, 7, p. 1142-1145 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Strabismus
Incidence
Population
Oculomotor Muscles
Trochlear Nerve Diseases
386 Citations (Scopus)

Incidence of basal cell and squamous cell carcinomas in a population younger than 40 years

Christenson, L. J., Borrowman, T. A., Vachon, C. M., Tollefson, M. M., Otley, C. C., Weaver, A. L. & Roenigk, R. K., Aug 10 2005, In : Journal of the American Medical Association. 294, 6, p. 681-690 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Basal Cell Carcinoma
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Incidence
Population
Skin Neoplasms
107 Citations (Scopus)

Incidence of psoriasis in children: A population-based study

Tollefson, M. M., Crowson, C., McEvoy, M. T. & Maradit Kremers, H. D., Jun 2010, In : Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 62, 6, p. 979-987 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Psoriasis
Incidence
Population
Medical Records
Pediatrics
17 Citations (Scopus)

Increasing incidence of infantile hemangiomas (IH) over the past 35 years: Correlation with decreasing gestational age at birth and birth weight

Anderson, K. R., Schoch, J. J., Lohse, C. M., Hand, J. L., Davis, D. M. & Tollefson, M. M., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 74, 1, p. 120-126 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hemangioma
Birth Weight
Gestational Age
Parturition
Incidence

In reply [5]

Christenson, L. J., Borrowman, T. A., Vachon, C. M., Tollefson, M. M., Otley, C. C., Weaver, A. L. & Roenigk, R. K., Jan 18 2006, In : Journal of the American Medical Association. 295, 3, p. 279-281 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Isotretinoin for acne and rosacea

Watson, K. D., Miest, R. Y. & Tollefson, M. M., Jun 1 2016, In : Seminars in Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery. 35, 2, p. 79-86 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rosacea
Isotretinoin
Government Regulation
Acne Vulgaris
Mood Disorders
5 Citations (Scopus)

Is Routine Electrocardiography Necessary Before Initiation of Propranolol for Treatment of Infantile Hemangiomas?

Yarbrough, K. B., Tollefson, M. M., Krol, A. L., Leitenberger, S. L., Mann, J. A. & MacArthur, C. J., Nov 1 2016, In : Pediatric Dermatology. 33, 6, p. 615-620 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hemangioma
Propranolol
Electrocardiography
Therapeutics
Referral and Consultation
1 Citation (Scopus)

Langerhans cell histiocytosis presenting as a blueberry muffin rash

Schmitt, A. R., Wetter, D. A., Camilleri, M. J., Khan, S. P. & Tollefson, M. M., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : The Lancet.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blueberry Plants
Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis
Exanthema
5 Citations (Scopus)
Direct Fluorescent Antibody Technique
Vasculitis
Biopsy
Immunoglobulin A
Purpura
105 Citations (Scopus)

Lichen planus

Lehman, J., Tollefson, M. M. & Gibson, L. E., 2009, In : International Journal of Dermatology. 48, 7, p. 682-694 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Lichen Planus
Mucous Membrane
Skin

Livedo

Lehman, J., Miller, A. J., Tollefson, M. M. & Gibson, L. E., 2009, Life-Threatening Dermatoses and Emergencies in Dermatology. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 295-301 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
Erythema
Physical Examination
Chronic Disease
Hot Temperature
5 Citations (Scopus)

Multiple eruptive pilomatricomas in a 9-year-old boy with glioblastoma

Hollmig, S. T., Tollefson, M. M., Kim, J. & Khuu, P., Nov 2013, In : Pediatric Dermatology. 30, 6, p. 756-758 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pilomatrixoma
Glioblastoma
Neuroepithelial Neoplasms
Recurrence
beta Catenin

Neurocognitive dysfunction and anaphylaxis in pediatric maculopapular cutaneous mastocytosis

Gurnee, E. A., Phung, T. L., Guo, E., Fong, A., Tollefson, M. M., Nguyen, H., Brandling-Bennett, H. A., Moriarty, N., Paller, A. S., Huynh, T. & Lawley, L. P., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Urticaria Pigmentosa
Anaphylaxis
Pediatrics
2 Citations (Scopus)

New and Emerging Therapies for Pediatric Atopic Dermatitis

Nguyen, H. L., Anderson, K. R. & Tollefson, M. M., Aug 1 2019, In : Pediatric Drugs. 21, 4, p. 239-260 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Atopic Dermatitis
Pediatrics
Emollients
Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptors
Skin
1 Citation (Scopus)

Online education improves pediatric residents’ understanding of atopic dermatitis

Craddock, M. F., Blondin, H. M., Youssef, M. J., Tollefson, M. M., Hill, L. F., Hanson, J. L. & Bruckner, A. L., Jan 1 2018, In : Pediatric Dermatology. 35, 1, p. 64-69 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atopic Dermatitis
Pediatrics
Education
Teaching
Internship and Residency

Orthopaedic diagnoses in patients with klippel-trenaunay syndrome

Schoch, J. J., Nguyen, H., Schoch, B. S., Anderson, K. R., Stans, A. A., Driscoll, D. & Tollefson, M., Oct 2019, In : Journal of Children's Orthopaedics. 13, 5, p. 457-462 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber Syndrome
Orthopedics
Extremities
Odds Ratio
Hypertrophy
2 Citations (Scopus)

Pain, psychiatric comorbidities, and psychosocial stressors associated with Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome

Harvey, J. A., Nguyen, H., Anderson, K. R., Schoch, J. J., Bendel, E. C., Driscoll, D. J., Palmer, B. A. & Tollefson, M. M., Nov 1 2018, In : Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 79, 5, p. 899-903 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber Syndrome
Psychiatry
Comorbidity
Pain
Anxiety