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Volume 24 (2021)
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Volume 21 (2018)
Volume 20 (2017)
Volume 19 (2016)
Volume 18 (2015)
Volume 17 (2014)
Volume 16 (2013)
Volume 15 (2012)
Volume 14 (2011)
Volume 13 (2010)
Volume 12 (2009)
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Volume 10 (2007)
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Epidemiological study of malignant melanoma in Kermanshah province of Iran in 2010-2016 based on the geographic information system

Hossain Kawosi; Nader Salari; Arash Golpazir Sorkhe; Ibrahim Shakiba; Roya Safarpour; Masoud Mohammadi

Volume 25, Issue 4 , December 2022, , Pages 336-344


  Background: Malignant melanoma is a prevalent, offensive, andfatal cancer in developed countries. Most of our information isrelated to studies conducted in western countries. This studyaims to evaluate demographic and clinical data of melanoma inthe Kermanshah province of Iran.Method: This was a descriptive ...  Read More

Epidemiological and clinical features of hospitalized erythroderma patients: a cross-sectional study

Behnam Avandi; Mehdi Ghahartars; Navid Moradi Kashkooli; Najmeh Ahramiyanpour; Mohammad Mahdi Parvizi

Volume 25, Issue 1 , March 2022, , Pages 60-65


  Erythroderma or generalized scaling dermatitis is a condition marked by redness and scaling of more than 90% of the body surface. This study aimed to review the epidemiological and clinical features of erythroderma patients hospitalized in the Dermatology Ward of Shahid Faghihi Hospital, Shiraz, Iran. ...  Read More

Epidemiological study of pemphigus vulgaris in the southwest of Iran: a 15-year retrospective study and a review of literature

Maryam Zahed; Ladan Dastgheib; Maryam Sadat Sadati; Asma Soukhakian

Volume 24, Issue 4 , December 2021, , Pages 320-330


  Background: Pemphigus vulgaris (PV) is a life-threatening autoimmune disease that affects the skin and mucosa. In most regions, little data is available on its epidemiology. This study aimed to present an overview of the worldwide epidemiology of pemphigus and evaluate the epidemiological features of ...  Read More

Frequency of autoimmune diseases in first degree relatives of psoriatic patients compared with controls: A cross-sectional study

Dastgheib Ladan; Saki Nasrin; Heiran Alireza; Kardeh Bahareh; Saki Mohammad Reza

Volume 20, Issue 3 , 2017, , Pages 79-83

  Background: Psoriasis is a chronic autoimmune skin disorder with relapsing erythematous scaling plaques and joint or nail involvement. A greater occurrence of other autoimmune diseases has been reported in these patients. Additionally, their family members are more likely to be diagnosed with psoriasis. ...  Read More

Clinico-epidemiological Features of Acne Vulgaris: A Tertiary Hospital-Based Study

Supreeti Biswas; Kanchan Kumar Mondal; Indranil Saha; Rathindra Nath Dutta; Saibendu Kumar Lahiri

Volume 13, Issue 2 , 2010, , Pages 37-41

  Introduction: Acne vulgaris is a frequently encountered skin disease in daily practice. Its clinico-epidemiological status was evaluated in this study.Methods: Four hundred patients were studied by record-based observation for 2 years in the Acne Clinic of a tertiary care hospital.Results: This study ...  Read More

A Unique Albino Village of Bhatti Tribe in Rural Sindh, Pakistan, with Oculocutaneous albinism Manifestations: An Epidemiological Study

Azam Jah Samdani; Bahram Khan Khoso

Volume 12, Issue 2 , 2009, , Pages 42-46

  Background: Oculocutaneous albinism is a disease with an autosomal recessive inheritance pattern in most cases. People with Oculocutaneous albinism face many health, psychological and financial issues. In this study, we report a unique village of Bhatti tribe in Jacobabad District, Pakistan, in which ...  Read More

Clinico-mycological Profiles of Dermatophytosis in Gorgan, North of Iran

Mohammad Dehghan; Sepideh Hajian; Nazila Alborzi; Afsaneh Borgheyee; Amir Hussein Noohi

Volume 12, Issue 1 , 2009, , Pages 13-15

  Background: Dermatophytes are a group of closely related fungi that invade keratinized tissues (skin, hair and nails) of humans and animals and produce infections called dermatophytosis. Our objective was to determine causative agents of dermatophytosis in Gorgan, North of Iran. Methods: Data was based ...  Read More

Frequency of skin Diseases in children in Kerman

Farajzadeh Saideh; Esfandiarpour Iranj; Pourhamzadeh Bahareh

Volume 10, Issue 4 , 2007, , Pages 320-328

  زمینه و هدف: از آن جایی که بیماری های پوستی در دوران کودکی از جهت های زیادی با افراد بالغ متفاوت است لذا تعیین الگوی شیوع بیماری های کودکان نقش مهمی در تعیین راه کارهای ...  Read More

Skin cancer in Yazd

Mohammad Taghi Noorbala

Volume 10, Issue 1 , 2007, , Pages 13-19

  Background and aim: Skin cancer is the most common human cancer. Ultraviolet radiation is now recognized as the most important risk factor for skin cancer development. Light skin colored individuals that spend more time outdoors in day are more susceptible to disease. In this study skin cancer situation ...  Read More

Pemphigus in Guilan: Clinical and epidemiologic features of 126 hospitalized patients

Sh Sadr Eshkevari; A Maboudi; E Akbari Dastak; J Golchai; J Shams Guilani; A Dorjani; N Alizadeh; O Zargari

Volume 8, Issue 2 , 2005, , Pages 104-109

  Background: Pemphigus is a serious blistering disease with considerable mortality, which heavily burdens on health care system because of the long time hospitalization. It is rare in north America but is considered as the most common immunobullous disease in eastern countries such as Malaysia and China. ...  Read More

Epidemiologic study of oral cancers in Khouzestan province in a 10-year period, 1992-2002

R Yaghoobi; AA Aliari; N Emad Mostovfi; SM Latifi

Volume 8, Issue 1 , 2004, , Pages 24-31

  Background: The incidence of oral cancers is different worldwide. Objective: To evaluate the rate of oral cancers in Khouzestan Province. Patients and Methods: The data were collected from the pathologic reports of pathology laboratories all around the province, during the time period of 1992-2002. Results: ...  Read More

Descriptive study of Dermatophytosis in Guilan

N Alizadeh; Sh Sadr Ashkevary; J Golchai; A Maboodi; AA Falahati

Volume 7, Issue 4 , 2004, , Pages 255-260

  Background: In spite of prevention and control programs, dermatophyte infections have a high prevalence worldwide. Objective: To do a descriptive study of dermatophytosis in Guilan. Patients and Methods: 217 patients whom were visited in Razi Hospital in Rasht in 1381 were screened for dermatophytosis ...  Read More

The prevalence of Scabies in the students of primary schools in Somea-Sara in 2000-01: An observational cross-sectional study

J Golchai; O Zargari; M Gholipour; M Karbasi

Volume 7, Issue 1 , 2003, , Pages 29-32

  Background: Scabies is a contagious skin disorder and one of the most common itching dermatoses in whole of the world. Epidemiologic survey of scabies periodically done in many countries is a reflection of general status of public health in the community. Objective: To determine the prevalence of the ...  Read More

Prevalence of Tinea Pedis in the personnel of Hamedan Sina Hospital in the year 1379

A Zamanian; M Farshchian; H Nazeri

Volume 6, Issue 4 , 2003, , Pages 31-33

  Background: Tinea pedis is probably the most common form of dermatophytosis in developed countries and it is one of the public health problems in the most societies. Moreover, wearing shoes, sweating and maceration are its predisposing factors. Objective: To evaluate the prevalence and determination ...  Read More

Lichen planus: A retrospective descriptive study of 363 cases

M Farshchian; A Zamanian; M Safakish

Volume 6, Issue 1 , 2002, , Pages 26-31

  Background: Lichen planus has various clinical and epidemiologic features in different countries. Objectives: To determine clinical and epidemiologic patterns of lichen planus in dermatology department of Hamadan Sina Hospital during a ten-year period. Patients and Methods: This retrospective descriptive ...  Read More

Pemphigus in Khouzestan: A study of 111 cases

R Yaghoobi

Volume 3, Issue 1 , 1999, , Pages 16-23

  Background: Pemphigus is an autoimmune disease characterized with intra-epidermal cleavage. Objective: The aim of this study was to examine the clinical and epidemiologic features of pemphigus in Khouzestan province, southwest Iran. Patients and Methods: All new cases of pemphigus admitted in the department ...  Read More