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Volume 22 (2019)
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Volume 20 (2017)
Volume 19 (2016)
Volume 18 (2015)
Volume 17 (2014)
Volume 16 (2013)
Volume 15 (2012)
Volume 14 (2011)
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Volume 12 (2009)
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Volume 10 (2007)
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Volume 1 (1997)
Serum level of vitamin D3 in vitiligo patients before and after treatment with narrow band UVB. Is there an association with treatment?

Nahidi Yalda; Layegh Pouran; Naser Tayyebi Meibodi; Vida Vakili; Golsan Kardan

Volume 22, Issue 1 , 2019, , Pages 1-6


  Background: Vitiligo is a pigmentation disorder of the skin characterized by the loss of melanocytes through different mechanisms. Narrow band UVB (NBUVB) is a safe and effective treatment for vitiligo that acts by inducing the synthesis of cytokines involved in melanogenesis. NBUVB appears to be involved ...  Read More

The convergence between diagnostic methods in women with non-scarring hair loss

Zabolinejad Naghmeh; Hoseininejad Masoumeh; Jannatipour Maryam; Layegh Pouran

Volume 20, Issue 4 , 2017, , Pages 122-126

  Background: Hair loss is a major cause of dermatology visits resulting in considerable anxiety and distress for patients. The objective of the current research was to investigate the association among various diagnostic methods related to non-scarring hair loss in women. Methods: After obtaining the ...  Read More

Serum protein carbonyl and total antioxidant capacity levels in pemphigus vulgaris and bullous pemphigoid

Taheri Ahmadreza; Tanipour Mohammad Hossein; Khorasani Zahra Kafami; Kiafar Bita; Layegh Pouran; Hashemy Seyed Isaac

Volume 18, Issue 4 , 2015, , Pages 156-162

  Background: Pemphigus diseases including pemphigus vulgaris (PV) and bullous pemphigoid (BP) are autoimmune diseases that cause severe blistering of the skin and mucous membranes. Among inflammatory mediators, reactive oxygen species (ROS) are involved in the pathogenesis of a wide variety of diseases ...  Read More

Hyperpigmented patches on the back: a clinicopathological study from Iran

Layegh Pouran; Meibodi Naser Tayyebi; Nahidi Yalda; Sepehri Zahra; Nazari Ali; Shakeri Mohammad Taghi

Volume 17, Issue 1 , 2014, , Pages 8-12

  Background: The description on patients with pigmented back patches is rarely reported in the literature. We decided to study the clinicopathological aspects of these patients for reaching a better understanding of this disease.Method: In this study, the clinicopathological aspects and probable responsible ...  Read More

Quality of life evaluation in patients with pemphigus vulgaris

Layegh Pouran; Nahidi Yalda; Malekzadeh Iman; Shakeri Mohammad Taghi

Volume 16, Issue 3 , 2013, , Pages 100-104

  Background: Pemphigus is a rare autoimmune disease causedby autoantibodies against desmoglein. It clinically presents withpainful blisters and erosions on the skin and mucous membranes.Few studies have been conducted on the quality of life inpemphigus patients which have all indicated the strong impactof ...  Read More

Comparison of fine needle aspiration and direct skin smear in the diagnosis of acute cutaneous leishmaniasis: polymerase chain reaction as a reference method

Pezeshkpoor Fakhrozaman; Tohidi Mohammad; Layegh Pouran; Shahabi Majid

Volume 16, Issue 2 , 2013, , Pages 45-48

  Background: Accurate diagnosis of cutaneous leishmaniasis wouldavoid unnecessary treatment and scar formation. Direct smear isthe most common method for the diagnosis of this disease but itsnegative result could not rule out the infection; so, the need formore sensitive methods is obvious. We conducted ...  Read More

Evaluation of the relationship between clinicoepidemiological features of melasma and the level of involvement on wood’s lamp Examination

Nahidi Yalda; Meibodi Naser Tayyebi; Layegh Pouran; Esmaeeli Habiballah; Hosseini Fatemeh Sadat

Volume 16, Issue 2 , 2013, , Pages 57-63

  Background: Melasma is a common acquired hyperpigmentationdisorder often appearing on the face of young women. Melasmais classified into four groups based on Wood’s lamp examination:epidermal, dermal, mixed, and indeterminate. The goal of this studywas to evaluate the relationship between clinicoepidemiologicalcharacteristics ...  Read More

Erythema annulare centrifugum: association with autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type 1

Layegh Pouran; Abadian Mohammad; Zabolinejhad Naghmeh; Momenzadeh Akram; Mousavi Seyed Reza; layegh Parvin

Volume 16, Issue 2 , 2013, , Pages 73-76

  Autoimmune polyendocrine syndromes are a heterogeneousgroup of rare diseases characterized by autoimmune activityagainst more than one endocrine organ, although non-endocrineorgans can also be affected. We report the association of APS Iwith erythema annulare centrifugum in an 18-years-old male whopresented ...  Read More

Psoriatic arthritis of temporomandibular joint with ankylosis :a case report

Pezeshkpour Fakhro-Zaman; Layegh Pouran; Nahidi Yalda; Layegh Parvaneh

Volume 10, Issue 3 , 2007, , Pages 245-251

  Psoriasis is a chronic inflammatory proliferative disorder of the skin that appears in many different forms and affect different parts of the body including the nails and joints. It may affect the quality of life by causing psychosocial stress. Psoriatic arthritis is a seronegative spondyloarthropathy ...  Read More

Brooke-Spiegler Syndrome: a case report

Layegh Pouran; Sistani Nourieh Sharifi; Abadian Mohammad

Volume 10, Issue 2 , 2007, , Pages 157-161

  Brooke-Spiegler syndrome is a rare autosomal recessive disease characterized by adnexal neoplasms, particularly trichoepithelioma, cylindroma, and occasionally spiradenoma, which usually develop in second to third decades of life. We report this syndrome in a 16-year-old woman with tumors on face and ...  Read More

omparative study of oral azithromycin and systemic meglumine antimoniate (Glucantime) in the treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis

Layegh Pouran; Panah Mohammad Javad Yazdan; Dadkhah Seyed Masoud; Shakeri Mohammad Taqi; Vosough Elham Mohammadi

Volume 9, Issue 4 , 2006, , Pages 303-307

  Background and aim: Complications and resistance to pentavalent antimonial agents in cutaneous leishmaniasis, exhibit the need for effective alternative drugs. The aim of this study was to compare the efficacy of oral azithromycin with systemic meglumine antimoniate (Glucantime) in the treatment of cutaneous ...  Read More