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Original Article
Successful treatment of major pemphigus vulgaris relapse with mycophenolate mofetil and high-potent topical corticosteroid

Esmaili Nafiseh; Chams-Davatchi Cheyda; Daneshpazhooh Maryam; Ghiasi Maryam; Abedini Robabe; Mortazavi Hossein; Roghani Iman

Volume 15, Issue 2 , 2012, Pages 33-37

  Background: Pemphigus vulgaris (PV) is an autoimmune bullous disorder that is fatal if left untreated. High dose systemic corticosteroids are the basis of therapy. The addition of immunosuppressive agents has improved the disease outcome and reduced the required corticosteroid dose and related toxicity. ...  Read More

Original Article
Trace elements status in psoriasis and their relationship with the severity of the disease

Shahidi-Dadras Mohammad; Namazi Nastaran; Khalilazar Sara; Younespour Shima

Volume 15, Issue 2 , 2012, Pages 38-41

  Background: Psoriasis is a common and chronic inflammatory skin disease that has profound adverse effects on patients’ wellbeing. Trace elements are essential to biochemical processes in the body and are involved in immunological and inflammatory reactions such as keratinization and melanin formation. ...  Read More

Original Article
Randomized trial of tacrolimus 0.1% ointment versus triamcinolone acetonide 0.1% paste in the treatment of oral pemphigus vulgaris

Nazemi-Tabrizi Mohammad-Javad; Hatami Parvaneh; Ghiasi Maryam; Daneshpazhooh Maryam; Chams-Davatchi Cheyda

Volume 15, Issue 2 , 2012, Pages 42-46

  Background: Pemphigus vulgaris is a rare autoimmune disorder characterized by cutaneous and mucosal blistering. Surprisingly, the management of oral lesions has been detailed only infrequently. As current topical therapies for oral lesions are of limited efficacy, application of calcineurin inhibitors ...  Read More

Original Article
High frequency skin ultrasonography in systemic sclerosis

Hassan Iffat; Sajad Peerzada; Jahangir Majid

Volume 15, Issue 2 , 2012, Pages 47-49

  Background: Systemic sclerosis is an autoimmune connective tissue disorder which is characterised by cutaneous and internal organ fibrosis. Raynaud’s phenomenon is the earliest feature and may precede the onset of the disease by months to years. The heart, lungs, gastrointestinal tract, kidneys ...  Read More

Original Article
Fine needle aspiration study of the abdominal cutaneous and subcutaneous nodules

Rana Shaweta; Marwah Nisha; Jain Promil; Gupta Sumiti; Marwah Sanjay; Sen Rajeev

Volume 15, Issue 2 , 2012, Pages 50-55

  Background: Abdominal cutaneous and subcutaneous nodules are uncommon benign or malignant lesions. The majority of the malignant nodules are metastatic in origin and may be the initial presentation of a primary malignancy; hence, an early diagnosis is important. Our aim of this study was to find out ...  Read More

Case Report
Goltz syndrome: a case report from Iran

Pirouzi Saeid; Alikhan Fatima; Zargari Omid

Volume 15, Issue 2 , 2012, Pages 56-58

  Focal dermal hypoplasia or Goltz syndrome is a rare genodermatosis involving all three embryonic layers. Herein, the first case of this syndrome from Iran will be reported. The main clinical features were fat herniation, reticulate pigmentations, telangiectasia, and skeletal defects.  Read More

Case Report
Diagnostic pitfalls of pilomatricoma on fine needle aspiration cytology

Gupta Veena; Marwah Nisha; Jain Promil; Dua Shivani; Gupta Sumiti; Sen Rajeev

Volume 15, Issue 2 , 2012, Pages 59-61

  Pilomatricoma is a benign skin adnexal tumour usually seen in the head and neck region of children and young adults. It is underrecognized on cytology, resulting in the overdiagnosis of malignancy. We bring forth a case report of a slow growing nodular swelling in a 10-year-old female child, which was ...  Read More

Case Report
Phakomatosis pigmentovascularis type IIa

Rasi Abbas; Tabaie Mehdi; Hassannejad Habib

Volume 15, Issue 2 , 2012, Pages 62-65

  Phakomatosis Pigmentovascularis (PPV) is a rare cutaneous congenital malformation syndrome, defined as simultaneous occurrence of congenital cutaneous vascular and pigmentary anomalies. As most of the reported cases are from Far East countries, especially Japan, we reported a case of PPV type IIa in ...  Read More