Volume 26 (2023)
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Volume 24 (2021)
Volume 23 (2020)
Volume 22 (2019)
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)
Volume 11 (2008)
Volume 10 (2007)
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Volume 1 (1997)
Mucocutaneous adverse effects following COVID-19 vaccination: a case series with a comprehensive review of the literature

Parvaneh Hatami; Zeinab Aryanian; Hamed Nicknam Asl; Azadeh Goodarzi

Volume 24, Issue 4 , December 2021, , Pages 331-338


  Since coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccines were approved without long-term monitoring, tracking their adverse effects appears to be necessary. Mucocutaneous adverse events are of great importance due to their visibility and the potential effect on inducing fear in patients leading to vaccine ...  Read More

Validity and reliability of Persian Version of 12-Item Pruritus Severity Score Questionnaire in the Hemodialysis Patients with Uremic Pruritus

Paria Baharvand; Ayda Esmaeili; Mohammad Reza Abbasi; Soha Namazi

Volume 24, Issue 2 , June 2021, , Pages 73-79


  Background: The 12-Item Pruritus Severity Scale (12-PSS) is a multidimensional tool that evaluates pruritus intensity and duration along with an assessment of psychometric properties such as the patient´s mood, daily activities, and sleep pattern. Given its chronicity, uremic pruritus has a substantial ...  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

Factors Associated with Uremic Pruritus in Patients Undergoing Hemodialysis: A report from Arak Valiasr Hospital

Mirnezami Mina; Rahimi Hoda

Volume 13, Issue 1 , 2010, , Pages 12-15

  Background: Pruritus is one of the most disabling problems in patients with chronic renal failure. It is a distressing symptom with a negative impact on quality of life and is also very frustrating for both patients and their physicians. The pathophysiological mechanisms of pruritus are mainly unknown. ...  Read More

Piloleiomya associated with pruritus: report of a case

Guiti Sadeghian; Hengameh Ziai

Volume 10, Suppl.2 , 2007, , Pages 2-2

  A 30-year-old woman was referred to us with red and firm nodules on upper lateral aspect of left arm. These nodules were present for 15 years without pain but with intense pruritus.She reported uterine leiomyoma in the past, but family history for similar lesions was negative. Blood tests were normal, ...  Read More

Association of hemodialysis and pruritus in chronic renal failure

Ramezanpou Afshar; Ramezan Fallah

Volume 10, Issue 3 , 2007, , Pages 236-239

  Background and aim: Pruritus is a common disabling problem in patients with end stage renal disease. Several studies has recorded the relation between pruritus with hemodialysis in chronic renal failure (CRF) patients. This study was designed to evaluate the effect of hemodialysis on pruritus of patients ...  Read More

Efficacy of oral Granisetron in uremic pruritus

Pouran Layegh; Mohammad Javad Mojahedin; Parisa Emamgholitabar Malekshah; Fatemeh Nazemian; Farzaneh Sharifipour; Mohammad Vahedian

Volume 10, Issue 1 , 2007, , Pages 20-25

  Background and aim: Uremic pruritus is a relatively common and distressing problem for patients with chronic renal failure. Serotonin and histamine have been reported as possible mediators of uremic pruritus. Granisetron, a potent and selective inhibitor of 5-HT3 receptors was developed for relief of ...  Read More

Efficacy of topical Phenol and Menthol combination in chronic pruritic Mustard gas induced skin lesions

Y Panahi; SM Davoudi; S Keshavarz; R Sarhang Nejad; A Tajic; MM Naghi Zadeh

Volume 9, Issue 2 , 2006, , Pages 114-121

  Background and aim: Chronic skin lesions are common late complications of sulfur mustard intoxication which would result in numerous complaints including pruritus, skin dryness and burn feeling. In chemical warfare injured veterans, pruritus is the most common complaint in chronic status with significant ...  Read More

Prevalence of pruritic skin diseases in elderly persons living in Kahrizak Institute in Tehran in first half of 1379

H Ansarin; S Abbasi Moin

Volume 5, Issue 1 , 2001, , Pages 34-38

  Background: Pruritic skin disorders are one of the most common disorders in elderly. Objective: To find out the prevalence of pruritic skin disorders in the elderly residing in Kahrizak Institute in Tehran. Patients and Methods: In this descriptive, cross sectional survey, all the elderly over 60 years ...  Read More