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    Treatment of Molluscum Contagiosum by Potassium Hydroxide Solution 20% with and Without Pricking and By Pricking Alone: A Comparative Study with Review of Literature

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    Published On: December 28, 2015 | Pages: 031 - 041

    Author(s): Azar Hadi Maluki*, Qutaiba Jawad Kadhum
    Introduction Part I: Molluscum Contagiosum (MC) Definition: Molluscum Contagiosum (MC) is a benign viral infection that generally affects young children. It is characterized by smooth, dome-shaped discrete papules that occasionally develop surrounding area of scale and erythema (molluscum dermatitis) [1]. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Pigmentary Disorders; Vitiligo and Melasma in Context of South Asian Countries: A Psychosocio-Cosmetic Challenge

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    Published On: October 17, 2015 | Pages: 024 - 030

    Author(s): Anil K Jha*, Subekcha Karki
    Introduction Vitiligo and melasma are acquired pigmentary disorder of the skin and also the leading cause for dermatologist consultation in South Asian countries like Nepal. Clinically vitiligo is characterised by well circumscribed, depigmented macules and patches secondary to selective destruction of melanocytes in the skin and mucous membrane, whereas melasma is ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    A Case of Actinomycetoma Treated with Trimethoprim + Sulfamethoxazole

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    Published On: September 25, 2015 | Pages: 020 - 023

    Author(s): Subekcha Karki*, Ma Luisa Abad-Venida
    Introduction Actinomycetoma is a chronic suppurative and or granulomatous infectious process caused by aerobic filamentous bacteria. Actinomycetomas are caused by members of genus Nocardia, Streptomyces, Nocardiopsis, and Actinomadura. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Schamberg Disease in a 54-Year-Old Chinese Woman

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    Published On: September 10, 2015 | Pages: 018 - 019

    Author(s): Alexander KC Leung*, Amy AM Leung, Benjamin Barankin
    Introduction Schamberg disease, also known as Schamberg purpura or progressive pigmentary purpura, is characterized by orange-brown or reddish-brown macules/patches with overlaying purpuric spots simulating “cayenne pepper” [1,2]. The condition was first described in 1901 by Jay Frank Schamberg who reported a 15-year-old boy with a 5-year history of “diffuse, reddi ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Psoriasis with Onychodystrophy in a 7-Year-Old Boy

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    Published On: September 01, 2015 | Pages: 016 - 017

    Author(s): Alexander KC Leung*, Amy AM Leung, Benjamin Barankin
    Introduction Psoriasis, a chronic inflammatory immune-mediated disease involving the skin, nails, and the musculoskeletal structures, affects 1 to 3% of the world population [1]. Approximately 25% of patients develop the disease before 20 years of age [2]. It is reported that up to 90% of patients with psoriasis develop onychodystrophy at some point during their li ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Successful Treatment of Annular Elastolytic Giant Cell Granuloma with Tranilast and Topical Glucocorticoid under the Strict Restriction of Sun Exposure

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    Published On: August 24, 2015 | Pages: 014 - 015

    Author(s): Hidetoshi Takahashi*, Katsuhiko Satoh, Akiyoshi Takagi, Akemi Ishida-Yamamoto, Hajime Iizuka
    Dear Editor, Annular elastolylic giant cell granuloma (AEGCG) is a rare granulomatous skin disease characterized by loss of elastic fibers accompanied with elastophagocytosis by multinucleated giant cells. The clinical appearance shows annular and serpiginous plaques with hypopigmentation or skin atrophy. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Multiple Autoimmune Syndrome with Vitiligo, Autoimmune Thrombocytopenia and Autoimmune Dermoepidermal Bullous Dermatosis

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    Published On: May 28, 2015 | Pages: 011 - 013

    Author(s): N Amraoui*, M Meziane, A Lahlou, S Gallouj, S Rabhi, W Bono, F Mernissi
    Introduction Multiple autoimmune syndrome is defined by the coexistence of at least three different autoimmune diseases which can occur simultaneously or over several years of evolution. We report an exceptional association of vitiligo, autoimmune thrombocytopenia and autoimmune dermoepidermal bullous dermatosis. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Nodular Scabies of the Genitals

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    Published On: April 27, 2015 | Pages: 010 - 010

    Author(s): Virendra N. Sehgal*, Shalini Malhotra, Venkatesh Ramesh
    A 20 years-old-man, a native Indian of low socio-economic reckoning, had come to clinic with the complaints of severe nocturnal itching of the genitals for the past one month. A similar complaint was registered by other members of the household. The early diagnosis of the condition seemed to have been overlooked, because of conspicuous sparing of the usual sites namel ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Exudative Eroded Lesion and Fever

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    Published On: March 31, 2015 | Pages: 009 - 009

    Author(s): Aristóteles Rosmaninho*, Sandrina Carvalho
    A 4 month year-old boy presented with a 5 day history of an erythematous exudative lesion on the lateral aspect of the face, neck and thorax. He had been observed by his physician and a topical fusidic acid ointment had been applied without success. His prior medical history was remarkable for an atopic dermatitis. On physical examination the patient had fever of 38.6 ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Woman with Giant Lesion in the Trunk

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    Published On: March 31, 2015 | Pages: 007 - 008

    Author(s): Hanae BOUZIDI*, Salim Galouj
    Introduction The congenital melanocytic nevus is a type of melanocytic nevus found in infants at birth. This type of birthmark occurs in an estimated 1% of infants worldwide. It may be divided into the Small, medium-sized congenital nevocytic nevus and giant congenital melanocytic nevus also known as “Bathing trunk nevus,”. We report a case in a 42-year-old woman. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Advances in Treatment Options for Psoriasis

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    Published On: March 21, 2015 | Pages: 001 - 006

    Author(s): Sudesh S Raju*
    Psoriasis is a skin disease that is evidenced primarily by plaques which can be seen throughout the body. Genetic predisposition that combines with an environmental trigger of the immune system is believed to be the root cause of psoriasis. This leads to signaling factors which coordinate the progression of inflammation and psoriatic plaques. Psoriatic patients common ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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