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Original Article
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

Original Article
A comparative study of estrogen receptor beta expression in melanoma and benign melanocytic lesions

Zahra Asadi-Kani; Soheila Nasiri; Parvaneh Vessal; Zohreh Tehranchinia; Majidreza Haghzare; Marjan Saeedi

Volume 15, Issue 1 , 2012, Pages 4-6

  Background: Malignant melanoma is the most aggressive form of skin cancer. In contrast to other tumors, the role of estrogen in the initiation and progression of melanoma remains unclear. The aim of this study was to evaluate estrogen receptor beta protein expression in human melanoma tissues and in ...  Read More

Original Article
Efficacy of doxycycline versus azithromycin in the treatment of moderate facial acne vulgaris

Hamideh Moravvej; Akbar Mousazadeh Halim; Maryam Yousefi; Soudabeh Givrad

Volume 15, Issue 1 , 2012, Pages 7-10

  Background: Acne vulgaris is the most common disorder of pilosebaceous unit. Systemic antibiotics are known to be effective in its treatment. We performed this investigation to compare the efficacy of azithromycin with doxycycline in the treatment of acne vulgaris. Method: A twelve-week study was performed ...  Read More

Original Article
Efficacy and safety of azelaic acid 20% plus hydroquinone 5% in the management of melasma

Sepideh Tehrani; Setareh Tehrani; Mitra Esmaili-Azad; Mahnaz Vaezi; Nazi Saljoughi

Volume 15, Issue 1 , 2012, Pages 11-14

  Background: Melasma is a brown or grayish brown symmetrical facial hyperpigmentation.A number of medicamens can be used for the treatment of this condition. For better results in treating melasma, combination therapy is preferred. The aim of this study was to determine the clinical efficacy and adverse ...  Read More

Original Article
How informative are dermatopathology requisition forms completed by residents of dermatology?

Azita Nikoo; Mona Masoumeh Naraghi

Volume 15, Issue 1 , 2012, Pages 15-17

  Background: Accurate clinical information provided on dermatopathology requisition forms is often very important to achieve correct diagnosis. We searched to evaluate the clinical information actually provided on the Dermatopathology requisition forms of melanocytic lesions submitted to our laboratory. ...  Read More

Case Report
Cutaneous pseudolymphoma of the breast

Behrooz Barikbin; Sara Lotfi; Hoda Rahimi; Zahra Asadi-Kani; Maryam Yousefi

Volume 15, Issue 1 , 2012, Pages 18-21

  Cutaneous pseudolymphoma (PL) refers to a reactive T or B- cell proliferative disorder in reaction to some known or unknown stimuli. The most common site of involvement of pseudolymphoma is the face followed by the scalp. Because of its similarity with true lymphoma in both clinical and pathological ...  Read More

Case Report
Concurrent Sweet’s syndrome and erythema nodosum: two manifestations of the same disease or the same spectrum?

Hallaji Zahra; Ghanadan Alireza; Akhyani Maryam; Esmaili Nafiseh; Khezri Somayeh; Mirzaeipour Mehdi

Volume 15, Issue 1 , 2012, Pages 22-25

  Sweet’s syndrome and erythema nodosum are rarely seen together. Herein, we report a case of concurrent Sweet’s syndrome and erythema nodosum and review previous cases.  Read More

A lesion with mucoid discharge in the neck

Mona Abdolreza; Vahide Lajevardi; Kamran Balighi; Kambiz Kamyab; Zahra Naraghi; Soroush Daklan

Volume 15, Issue 1 , 2012, Pages 26-28

  A 25-year-old woman referred to our department with a lesion in the anterior part of her neck (Figure 1) since childhood. She complained of a clear discharge from the lesion which increased with pressure. Two years ago, the lesion was treated with electrosurgery but relapsed a few months later. Examination ...  Read More

Generalized edema with erythroderma

Shahidi-Dadras Mohammad; Saeedi Mohammad; Ayatollahi Azin

Volume 15, Issue 1 , 2012, Pages 29-30

  A 20-year-old girl presented with a one-week history of fever and chills, malaise, generalized erythema (including the face, trunk, back and extremities), edema (initially the face and then lower limbs) and hoarseness (Figure 1). Physical examination revealed low-grade fever, jaundice, lymphadenopathy ...  Read More