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Kerith Spicknall, MD

Adjunct Associate Professor

Dermatology | College of Medicine

  • Fellowship: University of Cincinnati School of Medicine (Dermatopathology)
  • Residency: Wayne State University (Dermatology)
  • Internship: University of California San Diego (Internal Medicine)
  • Medical Degree: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  • Bachelor's Degree: St. Mary's College of Maryland (Psychology)
Board Certifications & Licenses

American Board of Dermatology (Certification Date: 2009-08-07)
American Board of Dermatopathology (Certification Date: 2010-09-02)



Contact Information
Research Interests


Clinical Interests



Acne (Blackheads)

Cutaneous Lymphoma


Non Melanoma, Skin Cancer



Peer Reviewed Publications

Spicknall, Kerith E 2018. Sézary syndrome-clinical and histopathologic features, differential diagnosis, and treatment. Seminars in cutaneous medicine and surgery, 37 1, 18-23

Mutasim, Diya F; Egesi, Adaeze; Spicknall, Kerith E 2016. Wong-type dermatomyositis: a mimic of many dermatoses. Journal of cutaneous pathology, 43 9, 781-6

Tam, Christine C; Spicknall, Kerith E; Ingraffea, Adam A 2015. Multiple firm pink papules and nodules. Cutis, 95 1, E4-6

Barlev, Danny; Spicknall, Kerith E 2014. Histologic findings following use of hydrophilic polymer with potassium ferrate for hemostasis. Journal of cutaneous pathology, 41 12, 959-62

Elkeeb, Laila; Spicknall, Kerith E; Mutasim, Diya F 2014. Nodular cutaneous mucinosis associated with systemic lupus erythematosus. International journal of dermatology, ,

Spicknall, Kerith E; Mutasim, Diya F 2014. Localized toxic erythema of chemotherapy during treatment with paclitaxel. International journal of dermatology, 53 1, e3-5

Elkeeb, Laila; Spicknall, Kerith E; Hillman, Joseph D 2013. A biopsy was performed of a verrucous papule on the plantar surface of the left foot in a 25-year-old man. The best diagnosis is: Myrmecia. Cutis, 91 5, 229, 235-6

Kim, Pamina S; Neff, Ann G; Mutasim, Diya F; Spicknall, Kerith E 2013. Multiple lymphatic-type, atypical vascular lesions of the breast following radiation therapy. International journal of dermatology, 52 2, 195-7

Spicknall, Kerith E; Dubas, Lauren E; Mutasim, Diya F 2013. Cutaneous macroglobulinosis with monotypic plasma cells: a specific manifestation of Waldenström macroglobulinemia. Journal of cutaneous pathology, 40 5, 440-4

Stierman, Sarah C; Spicknall, Kerith E 2013. Dermatology diagnosis. Langerhans cell histiocytosis. Cutis, 91 2, 64, 67-9

Brown, Allison J; Spicknall, Kerith E; Mutasim, Diya F 2012. Multiple lesions of primary cutaneous nodular amyloidosis in Sjögren syndrome. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 67 6, e267-8

Hyatt, Ann-Marie; Mutasim, Diya F; Spicknall, Kerith E 2012. Collision of atypical fibroxanthoma and acantholytic squamous cell carcinoma in situ. The American Journal of dermatopathology, 34 5, 563-4

McGinness, Jamie L; Spicknall, Kerith E; Mutasim, Diya F 2012. Azathioprine-induced EBV-positive mucocutaneous ulcer. Journal of cutaneous pathology, 39 3, 377-81

Hyatt AM, Mutasim DF, Spicknall KE 2011. Collision tumor of atypical fibroxanthoma and squamous cell carcinoma in situ Am J Dermatopathol, ,

Kim PS, Neff AG, Mutasim DF, Spicknall KE 2011. Multiple atypical vascular lesions following radiation treatment for breast cancer: Critical review of reported progression to angiosarcoma J Cut Pathol, ,

McGinness JL, Spicknall KE, Mutasim DF 2011. EBV-positive mucocutaneous ulcer secondary to azathioprine J Cut Pathol, ,

Spiknall KE, Mutasim DF 2011. Localized toxic erythema of chemotherapy during treatment with paclitaxel Int J Dermatol, ,

Spicknall, Kerith E; Mutasim, Diya F 2010. Lichenoid interface dermatitis within an epidermoid cyst. The American Journal of dermatopathology, 32 6, 639

Spicknall, Kerith E; Mehregan, David A 2009. Necrobiotic xanthogranuloma. International journal of dermatology, 48 1, 1-10

Spicknall, Kerith; English, Joseph C; Elston, Dirk M 2007. Lupus pernio. Cutis; cutaneous medicine for the practitioner, 79 4, 289-90

Spicknall, Kerith E; Zirwas, Matthew J; English, Joseph C 2005. Clubbing: an update on diagnosis, differential diagnosis, pathophysiology, and clinical relevance. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 52 6, 1020-8

Boylan LS, Pullman SL, Lisanby SH, Spicknall KE, Sackeim HA 2001. Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation to SMA worsens complex movements in Parkinson's disease Clin Neurophysiol, 112 , 259-264

Boylan LS, Haskett RF, Mulsant BH, Greenberg RM, Prudic J, Spicknall K, Lisanby SH, Sackeim HA 2000. Determinants of seizure threshold in ECT: benzodiazepine use, anesthetic dosage, and other factors J ECT, 16 , 3-18

Prudic J, Sackeim HA, Spicknall K 1998. Potential pharmacologic agents for the cognitive effects of electroconvulsive treatment Psychiatr Ann, 28 , 40-6