Katherine Thacker Steele, MD

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Dermatology
Active Medical Staff, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Attending Physician, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Active Medical Staff, Pennsylvania Hospital
Department: Dermatology

Contact information
Department of Dermatology
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
7th Floor, South Tower
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-2737
BA ( )
Harvard University, 2007.
MD (Medicine)
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, 2013.
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Selected Publications

Godse R, Rauck C, Woods R, Steele KT, Elenitsas R.: Two Cases of Insulin-Derived Amyloidosis With Acanthosis Nigricans-Like Changes. Am J Dermatopathol Dec 2022.

Bhattacharya S, Basu S, Sheng E, Murphy CM, Wei J, Kersh AE, Nelson CA, Bryer JS, Ashchyan HA, Steele KT, Forrestel AK, Seykora JT, Micheletti RG, James WD, Rosenbach M, Leung TH.: Identification of a neutrophil-specific PIK3R1 mutation facilitates targeted treatment in a patient with Sweet syndrome. J Clin Invest Nov 2022.

Alam M, Lewis W, Harp J, Steele K, Rosenbach M, Micheletti RG.: Cutaneous Manifestations of COVID-19: Characteristics, Pathogenesis, and the Role of Dermatology in the Pandemic. Cutis 107(4): 209-215, April 2021 Notes: doi: 10.12788/cutis.0230. PMID: 34096848.

Steele KT, Markova A. : Cutaneous adverse events of molecularly targeted therapy and other biologic agents used for cancer therapy. Drews RE, ed. UpToDate. Waltham, MA: UpToDate, Inc. 2021.

Steele KT, Miller CJ: “Melanoma in situ.” In: Alam, Murad (Ed.) Evidence-Based Procedural Dermatology, 2nd Edition. 2nd Edition. Springer 2019.

Stephens MR, Aderibigbe O, Steele KT, Elder DE, Glaser L, Jacob J, Rosenbach M. : Draining dorsal hand pustules, nodules, and ulcers in a patient with immunosuppression. JAAD Case Reports 5(10): 846-848, 2019.

Buter J, Steele KT, Chung KC, Elzinga K.: Extravasation injury from chemotherapy and other non-antineoplastic vesicants. Drews RE, ed. UpToDate. Waltham, MA: UpToDate, Inc. Published online 2019.

Gatica-Torres M, Steele KT, Chang B, Zhang PJ, Rubin AI.: Painful pseudoclubbing of a single nail unit. Skin Appendage Disorders 5(1): 60-63, Nov 2018.

Jayakumar KL, Samimi SS, Vittorio CC, Micheletti RG, Steele KT, Ogunleye TA, Richardson V, Chiesa Fuxench ZC, Rosenbach M: Expediting Patient Appointments with Dermatology Rapid Access Clinics. Dermatology Online Journal 24(6): 13030, Jun 2018.

Bauml JM, Steele KT.: Clinical Pearls on the Management of Immune- Mediated Adverse Events Affecting the Skin. Medscape CME April 2018.

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