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Volume 1 (1997)
Original Article
Low Dose Psoralen Plus Ultraviolet A (PUVA) Is an Effective and Safe Method for the Treatment of Chronic Graft Versus Host Disease

Ghodsi Seyyede Zahra; Bahar Babak; Balighi Kamran; Ranjkesh Mohammad Reza; Toosi Siavash

Volume 11, Issue 4 , 2008, Pages 137-142

  Background: Chronic graft versus host disease (ch.GVHD) is the most frequent late complication after allogenic stem-cell transplantation. Systemic immunosuppressive agents are usually required to control the disease. Psoralen plus UVA (PUVA) has been used for the treatment of ch.GVHD with variable beneficial ...  Read More

Original Article
Azithromycin in Pityriasis Rosea: A Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial

Ehsani Amir Hooshang; Toosi Siavash; Noormohamadpour Pedram; Hosseini Mahboubeh; Nazeman Leila

Volume 11, Issue 4 , 2008, Pages 143-146

  Background: Pityriasis rosea is an inflammatory skin disorder with a known response to erythromycin. Considering similarities between erythromycin and azithromycin and lesser adverse effects of the latter, in a pilot study, we gave azithromycin to seven patients with pityriasis rosea and observed a noticeable ...  Read More

Original Article
The Comparison of Oral Ivermectin and Topical Lindane in the Treatment of Scabies

Mapar Mohammad Ali; Mali Behrooz

Volume 11, Issue 4 , 2008, Pages 147-150

  Background: Scabies is a common skin disease and a public health problem. The topical antiscabietics have a poor compliance. The aim of this study was to compare the efficacy of oral Ivermectin with topical Lindane solution in the treatment of scabies. Methods: This was a prospective comparative open ...  Read More

Original Article
Comparison of Skin Erythema and Melanin Level in Sulfur Mustard Induced Chronic Skin Lesions and Normal Skin

Davoudi Seyyed Masoud; Keshavarz Saeed; Sadr Bardia; Shohrati Majid; Naghizadeh Mohammad Mehdi; Farsinejad Khalil; Rashighi-Firouzabadi Mehdi; Zartab Hamed; Firooz Alireza

Volume 11, Issue 4 , 2008, Pages 151-155

  Background: Sulfur mustard gas is a chemical agent that has been used in many wars, especially in Iran-Iraq war. This chemical agent affects many organs including lungs, eyes and skin, causing numerous acute and chronic lesions including erythema and hyperpigmentation, respectively. This study was conducted ...  Read More

Original Article
Patterns of Admissions to a Referral Skin Hospital in Iran

Seirafi Hasan; Farnaghi Farshad; Shams Negin; Davari Parastoo; Gorouhi Farzam

Volume 11, Issue 4 , 2008, Pages 156-158

  Background: Inpatient therapy in dermatology offers a number of advantages in several ways i.e. careful monitoring of patients’ conditions, improvement of their skin lesions under the supervision of trained staff, absence of domestic pressure and increasing the quality of patients’ life index. ...  Read More

Review Article
Psoriasis: Current Therapeutical Strategies

C.Geilen Christoph

Volume 11, Issue 4 , 2008, Pages 159-167

  Psoriasis is a chronic, genetically determined skin disease. A variety of biochemical and molecular biological alterations have been identified, but the pathogenesis of psoriasis is still not clear. For patients with mild to moderate psoriasis, topical therapies are generally used. However, approximately ...  Read More

Case Report
Unusual Presentation of Granuloma Annulare in Periocular Area

Rassai Sima; Radmanesh Mohammad

Volume 11, Issue 4 , 2008, Pages 168-170

  Granuloma annulare is a benign, relatively common dermatosis of childhood and young adults. Lesions typically occur on the extremities. Localized facial and periocular involvement is rare. We describe a 25- year-old woman with asymptomatic skin-color, firm, and papular lesions on both periocular areas ...  Read More

Case Report
Steroid Induced Kaposi's Sarcoma in an HIV Negative Patient

Farshad Abbasi; Soolmaz Korooni Fardkhani; Minosh Sha’bani

Volume 11, Issue 4 , 2008, Pages 171-172

  Kaposi's sarcoma is one of malignancies that is most seen in HIV positive or immunocompromised patients. Kaposi's sarcoma typically involves the skin. We present a HIV negative, 31-year-old Iranian woman from Tehran with Kaposi's sarcoma associated with corticosteroid use.  Read More

Case Report
Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum: A Report of Three Cases in a Family

Omidian Mohammad; Mapar Mohammad Ali; Hashemzadeh Sara; Mostofi Nepton

Volume 11, Issue 4 , 2008, Pages 173-175

  Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum is an inherited disorder characterized by generalized fragmentation and progressive calcification of the elastic tissues in the dermis, blood vessels and Bruch’s membrane of the eye. Herein, we report 3 patients in a family with pseudoxanthoma elasticum: a father and his ...  Read More

Case Report

Rezvan Talaee; Batoul Zamani; Hasan Ehterami

Volume 11, Issue 4 , 2008, Pages 177-178

  A 7 – year - old Caucasian girl presented with a 3-month history of nodules on her thighs and buttocks. During a one-month period, the lesions gradually increased in size and number. They became indurate and tender. Similar nodules appeared on forearms after 4 months. The lesions gradually healed ...  Read More