Volume 26 (2023)
Volume 25 (2022)
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)
Volume 9 (2006)
Volume 8 (2005)
Volume 7 (2004)
Volume 6 (2002)
Volume 5 (2002)
Volume 4 (2000)
Volume 3 (1999)
Volume 2 (1998)
Volume 1 (1997)

Evaluation of Efficacy and Safety of Combination of Narrow Band Ultraviolet B and Topical Calcipotriol Versus Narrow Band UVB alone in the Treatment of Vitiligo

Seirafi Hassan; Farahani Farzaneh; Farnaghi Farshad; Ehsani Amirhooshang; Hashemi Pantea; Farahani Amir

Volume 11, Issue 1 , 2008, , Pages 1-6

  Background: Narrow band Ultraviolet B (NBUVB) has been used successfully for the treatment of vitiligo. Recently, topical calcipotriol has also been used as immunotherapy or as a part of combination therapies. The aim of this study was to compare the clinical efficacy and safety of NBUVB and NBUVB plus ...  Read More

A Comparative Study Between 595-Nm Pulsed Dye Laser with Cutaneous Compression and Cryotherapy in the Treatment of Solar Lentigines

Seirafi Hassan; Fateh Soheil; Farnaghi Farshad; Ehsani Amir Hooshang; Noormohammadpoor Pedram

Volume 13, Issue 1 , 2010, , Pages 1-5

  Background: Although cryotherapy is still the first-line therapy for solar lentigines, due to side effects such as post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation (PIH), especially in patients with darker skin types, pigment specific lasers should be considered as initial treatment. The aim of this study was to ...  Read More

Incidence of incomplete excision in surgically treated basal cell carcinomas and identification of the related risk factors

Mostafa Mirshams Shahshahani; Mahmood Razzaghi; Amir Houshang Ehsani; Pedram Normohamadpour; Zahra Naraghi; Kambiz Kamyab; Sara Sabouri Rad

Volume 14, Issue 1 , 2011, , Pages 1-5

  Background: Surgery is the most frequent treatment modality for basal cell carcinoma but in spite of its high cure rate, the frequency of incomplete excision varies widely (0.7-50%) among dermatologic centers. Our case series was designed to determine the frequency of incompletely excised basal cell ...  Read More

Association of vitamin D level with alopecia areata

Nassiri Soheila; Saffarian Zahra; Younespour Shima

Volume 16, Issue 1 , 2013, , Pages 1-5

  Background: Alopecia areata (AA) is an autoimmune disorder ofhair follicles. We aimed to find the association between VitaminD level and AA.Method: Eligible AA patients and controls were enrolled inthis case-control study and serum samples were assessed for25-hydroxy vitamin D (25-(OH)-D3). The levels ...  Read More

Patch test results in patients with suspected allergic contact dermatitis: a study from Mashhad, Iran and a review of literature

Taheri Ahmad Reza; Farmanbar Mohammad Ali; Kiafar Bita; Khajedaluee Mohammad; Javidi Zari; Nahidi Yalda; Maleki Masoud

Volume 17, Issue 1 , 2014, , Pages 1-7

  Background: The standard patch test is known as the most reliable test to identify and confirm causative agents of allergic contact dermatitis (ACD). Previous studies have shown that the prevalence of specific allergens varies by geographic area. The results of patch test in patients visiting our dermatology ...  Read More

Prevalence and hormonal profile of polycystic ovary syndrome in young Kashmiri women presenting with hirsutism: A hospital based study

Jahangir Majid; Qayoom Seema; Peerzada Sajad; Naseer Choh; Rifat Ara; Kafeel Khan

Volume 18, Issue 1 , 2015, , Pages 1-5

  Background: Hirsutism, a common clinical condition, not onlycauses cosmetic concern but may also be a sign of underlyingdisease. Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is an importantand common cause of hirsutism. In fact, many women withPCOS present as hirsutism. This study assessed young Kashmiriwomen presenting ...  Read More

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

Non-Hodgkin lymphoma in a 13-year-old boy with provisional hypomyopathic juvenile Dermatomyositis

H Ansarin; N Shahbazi; Z Naraghi; SZ Latif Zadeh

Volume 8, suppl , 2004, , Pages 1-4

  Provisional hypomyopathic juvenile dermatomyositis is a subgroup of clinically amyopathic juvenile dermatomyositis provisional. The diagnostic criteria include: Classic dermatomyositis skin lesions – which have to be confirmed by biopsy –, no involvement of proximal muscles, subclinical involvement ...  Read More

Staphylococcus Aureus Carriage in Patients with Psoriasis

Mohammad Shahidi–Dadras; Parviz Toossi; Nima Sarrafi–Rad; Reza Mahmoud Robati; Marjan Saeedi; Sima Kavand

Volume 12, Issue 1 , 2009, , Pages 1-3

  Background: The aggravating role of Staphylococcus aureus is well known in atopic dermatitis but has not yet been proven in psoriasis. The role of Staphylococcus aureus superantigens is emphasized in the initiation, maintenance and complications of psoriasis. We investigated the frequency of nasal, axillary, ...  Read More

Primary cutaneous CD30+T cell lymphoma: A case report

S Kavousi; M Ghiasi; S Toosi

Volume 8, suppl , 2005, , Pages 1-4

  Primary cutaneous CD30+ T cell lymphoma is rare lymphoma originally in and confined to the skin. These lymphomas usually present as a large solitary and often ulcerated nodule. Its prognosis is a good and has a good response to radiotherapy. We report a 34- year- old man who had primary cutaneous CD30+T ...  Read More

Comparing active Leptospermum honey dressing with conventional dressing in skin graft donor sites

Razieh Bokaiean; Mahnoush Momeni; Parisa Sabrjoo; Mostafa Dahmardehei; Maryam Roham; Hossein Rahber

Volume 21, Issue 1 , 2018, , Pages 1-6


  Background: Active Leptospermum honey has non-peroxide antibacterial and anti-inflammatory effects, rendering it suitable for wound healing. Leptospermum honey is endemic in New Zealand belonging to the manuka bush (Leptospermum scoparium). The objective of the present research was to compare the efficacy ...  Read More

Comparative clinical assessment of two nasolabial hyaluronic acid fillers: A double-blind, randomized controlled trial

Saman Ahmad Nasrollahi; Taraneh Yazdanparast; Setareh Ameri; Shadi Marami Zonouz; Mansour i Nassiri-Kashan; Alireza Firooz

Volume 20, Issue 1 , 2017, , Pages 1-5

  Background: Various fillers have been used for the correction of nasolabial folds. This study investigated the efficacy and safety assessment of two hyaluronic acid (HA) fillers on moderate nasolabial folds. Methods: This study randomized 10 volunteers, aged 35 to 49 years, with moderate nasolabial folds. ...  Read More

Papillon-Lefevre syndrome: A report of two cases in a family

Ameneh Yazdanfar; Kamran Kaveh

Volume 9, suppl.1 , 2006, , Pages 1-1

  Palmoplantar keratodermas are a heterogenous group of diseases, one of them is Papillon-Lefevre Syndrome (PLS). This rare disease is inherited as autosomal recessive and characterized by focal hyperkeratotic plaques on elbows and knees, severe periodontal disease resulting in premature loss of teeth. ...  Read More

Pachyonychia congenita type II: report of a case

Amir Hooshang Ehsani; Katrin Kiavash

Volume 10, Suppl.2 , 2007, , Pages 1-1

  Pachyonychia congenital (PC) is a rare genodermatosis affecting the nails, skin, oral mucosae, larynx, hair, and teeth. General clinical presentation includes thickening of finger and toenails, painful plantar keratoderma, hyperhidrosis, oral leukokeratosis, follicular keratosis, palmar keratoderma, ...  Read More

Kindler Syndrome: 2 Case Reports from India

Atul Salodkar; Sanjiv Choudhary; Sankha Koley

Volume 12, Suppl.3 , 2009, , Pages 1-4

  Kindler syndrome (KS) is a rare autosomal recessive genodermatosis. We report two cases of KS with classical clinical presentations involving skin and mucus membranes. Clinically, both patients had four major features of KS in the form of acral skin blistering, photosensitivity, progressive poikiloderma, ...  Read More

The role of Staphylococcus superantigens in chronic plaque type psoriasis

Najmossadat Atefi; Mehdi Tabaie; Samile Noorbakhsh; Azarmidokht Tabatabaie; Mohammadreza Rezaee; Masomeh Rohaninasab

Volume 15, Issue 1 , 2012, , Pages 1-3

  Background: T cell activation is discussed as an important factor in the pathogenesis of psoriasis. Recently, a lot of attention has been paid to the role of superantigens in T cell activation in the pathogenesis of psoriasis. In this study, the role of staphylococcal superantigens in the pathogenesis ...  Read More

Treatment of cutaneous Leishmaniasis with 5% Garlic cream: A randomized, double-blind study

AR Gholami; A Khamesipour; A Momeni; T Ghazanfari; MA Nilforoush Zadeh; Z Darajeh; Y Dowlati

Volume 3, Issue 3 , 2000, , Pages 2-6

  Background: Cutaneous leishmaniasis (CL) is a protozoan disease of the skin caused by a wide range of italic species. The disease is endemic in many countries. It has been recognized as a major public health problem in Iran. Many treatments have been suggested for it but none of them was fully effective. ...  Read More

Methoxsalen bath in the treatment of palmoplantar Eczema: A double-blind, placebo controlled clinical trial

F Iraji; H Azampour; F Fatemi

Volume 3, Issue 4 , 2000, , Pages 2-6

  Background: Palmoplantar eczema is a common clinical problem involving 2% of the population. There are many treatment modalities for palmoplantar eczema, each with specific local and systemic side effects. Objective: To evaluate methoxsalen bath in the treatment of palmoplantar eczema. Patients and Methods: ...  Read More

Psychopathology of psychocutaneous disorders

M Radmanesh; S Shafiei

Volume 5, Issue 3 , 2002, , Pages 2-6

  Background: A high percentage of the patients referred to dermatologic clinics are either suffer from self inflicted disorders or from misinterpretation about their own health and organ integrity and or may suffer from different skin sensations including itching, pain, and burning; all of which may develop ...  Read More

Comparison of 585 nm with 595 nm pulsed dye laser in the treatment of warts

Mostafa Mirshams Shahshahani; Nafiseh Esmaili; Pedram Mehryan; Amir Houshang Ehsani; Siavash Toosi

Volume 10, Issue 1 , 2007, , Pages 2-8

  Background and aim : The clinical management of verrucae vulgaris is often challenging and no treatment is always effective. Early studies have suggested that pulsed-dye laser (PDL) may be highly effective in the treatment of verrucae through obliteration of dilated vessels in papillary dermis. The objective ...  Read More

Effects of oral consumption of Kombucha tea on mast cells of skin wounds of rats

M Bayat; SN Razavi; A Hosseini

Volume 4, Issue 2 , 2001, , Pages 3-8

  Background: Positive effects of Kombucha tea (An old folkloric drink of Asian people) on wound healing process have been observed. Objective: To study its effects on the number of mast cells of wound bed. Materials and Methods: The study design was experimental. 42 male adult rats were randomly divided ...  Read More

Laboratory findings in discoid Lupus Erythematosus: A study on 51 patients in skin clinic of Shahid Faghihi Hospital, Shiraz, 1998-2000

AM Namian; M Rahimi Nejad

Volume 4, Issue 3 , 2001, , Pages 3-10

  Background: Discoid Lupus Erythematosus (DLE) is chronic, recurrent and relatively benign skin disorder. Objective: The purpose of this study was to investigate the laboratory tests (ANA, LE-Cell, ESR, CRP, RF, VDRL, WBC, PLT) in patients with DLE. Patients and Methods: In this study, laboratory tests ...  Read More

Expense of treatment of cutaneous Leishmaniasis in Isfahan province in 1999

F Iraji; R Tavakoli

Volume 4, Issue 4 , 2001, , Pages 3-7

  Background: Evaluation of the impacts cutaneous of leishmaniasis (CL) on the patients, their family and government are necessary. Unfortunately these evaluations have not been done. Objective: Due to increased incidence of CL in Isfahan province especially in rural areas, this study was done to assess ...  Read More