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Original Article
Depression and quality of life in psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis patients

Mahsa Ghajarzadeh; Shahrbanoo Kheirkhah; Maryam Ghiasi; Nastaran Hoseini

Volume 14, Issue 4 , 2011, Pages 123-128

  ackground: Psoriasis is a chronic hyperproliferative disease of the skin, scalp, nails, and joints that affects 2% of the general population. One of the extracutaneous manifestations of psoriasis is psoriatic arthritis which occurs in 25–34% of the psoriasis cases. This type of inflammatory arthritis ...  Read More

Original Article
Vitiligo and auto immune diseases: A survey of 100 patients

Mahsa Ghajarzadeh; Hassan Seirafi; Hossein Alinia; Kamran Balighi; Hossein Mortazavi; Maryam Akhyani

Volume 14, Issue 4 , 2011, Pages 129-130

  Vitiligo is an autoimmune skin disease which is characterized by depigmented patches due to loss of pigment cells. Evidence suggests that cell-mediated immunity plays a role in melanocyte destruction while some patients have antibodies to melanocytes or melanocytic proteins. Vitiligo is strongly associated ...  Read More

Original Article
Low dose Methotrexate for the treatment of generalized lichen planus

Farhad Malekzad; Mohammad Saeedi; Azin Ayatollahi

Volume 14, Issue 4 , 2011, Pages 131-135

  Background: Lichen planus is a common inflammatory disease that can involve the skin, nails, mucous membrane, and hair follicles. There is a long list of topical and systemic therapies for its treatment. Methotrexarte has some characteristics that make it a good choice for generalized lichen planus. ...  Read More

Original Article
Insulin resistance in psoriasis: A case-control study

Farhad Malekzad; Reza Robati; Hamidreza Abaei; Somayeh Hejazi; Azin Ayatollahi; Shima Younespour

Volume 14, Issue 4 , 2011, Pages 136-139

  Background: Recent studies suggest that psoriasis may be a pathogenic factor for the metabolic syndrome and atherosclerosis. The aim of our study was to investigate the metabolic state in psoriatic patients in order to clarify the association between psoriasis and insulin resistance.Methods: This single-centre, ...  Read More

Original Article
Depression and quality of life in Iranian patients with Alopecia Areata

Mahsa Ghajarzadeh; Maryam Ghiasi; Shahrbanoo Kheirkhah

Volume 14, Issue 4 , 2011, Pages 140-143

  Background: Alopecia Areata (AA) is a skin disease which affects 0.2 % of general population. Unlike its little physical impairment, Alopecia areata causes a lot of cosmetic problems but most clinicians do not pay attention to mood disorders and the impaired quality of life as the consequences of disease. ...  Read More

Case Report
Polymorphic cutaneous sarcoidosis: A case report

Bhushan Madke; Somshukla Ray; Mahim Jain; Chitra Nayak

Volume 14, Issue 4 , 2011, Pages 144-148

  Sarcoidosis (Besnier-Boeck-Schaumann disease) is a multisystem disease of unknown etiology with various cutaneous presentations. It is characterized by the presence of non-caseating ‘naked’ granulomas in the affected tissue. We report a case of polymorphic cutaneous sarcoid in a 39-year-old ...  Read More

Multiple scalp nodules Case

Azin Ayatollahi; Mahmo Robati Reza

Volume 14, Issue 4 , 2011, Pages 149-151

  A 45-year-old man presented with multiple ulcerated and erythematous nodules on his scalp. The first lesion appeared on his vertex as an erythematous plaque five years ago and there was gradual increase in size and number of the lesions ever since. He was otherwise healthy. Physical examination showed ...  Read More