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Original Article
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

Original Article
Serum prolactin level in psoriasis: Is it really higher than in healthy individuals?

Ghiasi Maryam; Hallaji Zahra; Narimani Shaban Ali

Volume 18, Issue 1 , 2015, Pages 6-9

  Background: Psoriasis is a chronic immune-mediated skin diseasewith a genetic predisposition. Prolactin may contribute to psoriasispathogenesis. However, there has been a debate over the serumlevel of prolactin in psoriatic patients. The aim of this study was todescribe the role of serum prolactin in ...  Read More

Original Article
Antifungal activity of herbal extracts against Malassezia species

Nazeri Mehdi; Ata-Bakhshian Roya; Taghizadeh Mohsen; Talaee Rezvan; Mahboubi Mohaddese

Volume 18, Issue 1 , 2015, Pages 10-15

  Background: Malassezia spp. is an opportunistic dimorphicBasidiomycetous fungi associated with a variety of diseasesincluding dandruff, atopic eczema, pityriasis versicolor, seborrheicdermatitis and folliculitis. It also causes systemic infectionsin immune compromised patients. The aim of this study ...  Read More

Original Article
ABO blood group antigens in patients with psoriasis and pemphigus vulgaris

Dadras Mohammad Shahidi; Golfeshan Atefeh; Younespour Shima

Volume 18, Issue 1 , 2015, Pages 16-19

  Background: The ABO blood group antigens play a role in thepathophysiology of some diseases and several researches haveinvestigated this relationship in the field of dermatology. In thepresent study, an attempt was made to find the distribution ofblood types in patients with pemphigus vulgaris and chronicplaque ...  Read More

Short Review
A review on nutrition and skin aging

Nematy Mohsen; Mehdizadeh Atieh; Razmpour Farkhondeh

Volume 18, Issue 1 , 2015, Pages 20-24

  Background: Skin reflects the general health status and is not an exception in the process of aging. Intervention studies indicate that it is possible to delay skin aging and improve skin conditions through diet-based anti-aging strategies. The purpose of the current work was to review recent existing ...  Read More

Case Report
Classic Kaposi sarcoma presenting as elephantiasis nostras verrucosa

Namazi Nastaran; Ershadi Sarah; Nikoukar Laya Rahbar; Ghassemipur Morteza

Volume 18, Issue 1 , 2015, Pages 25-28

  Kaposi sarcoma is a malignant disease that originates fromthe lymphatic system. Different epidemiological, clinical andhistopathological variants of this neoplasm have been identified.Classic Kaposi sarcoma is one of the four main clinico-epidemiologicvariants. Cutaneous lesions vary from pink patches ...  Read More

Case Report
Bazex-Dupre-Christol syndrome: A case report

Ghafoor Rabia; Anwar Muhammad Irfan; Tahir Moizza

Volume 18, Issue 1 , 2015, Pages 29-32

  Bazex-Dupre-Christol (BDC) syndrome is clinically characterizedby multiple basal cell carcinomas of the face that mainly occurduring the second and third decade of life, follicular atrophodermapredominantly of the dorsum sides of the hands and feetand generalized hypotrichosis; sometimes with pili torti ...  Read More

Case Report
Generalized eruptive histiocytosis: A case report

Ghandi Narges; Daklan Soroush; Goodarzi Azadeh; Hesari Kambiz Kamyab; Ghanadan Alireza

Volume 18, Issue 1 , 2015, Pages 33-35

  The histiocytoses are a group of proliferative disorders of themonocyte-macrophage lineage that are neoplastic or reactive innature. Based on immunophenotyping and electron microscopy,two main groups have been recognized namely 1) Langerhanscell histiocytosis (LCH) and 2) non- Langerhans cell histiocytosis(non-LCH). ...  Read More

Letter to Editor
The effect of narrow band UVB on serum levels of folate: Trial on patients with dermatologic disorders

Lajevardi Vahide; Ghiasi Maryam; Hejazi Pardis; Ansari Mahsa; Akbari Zahra; Shakiba Hasan; Goodarzi Azadeh

Volume 18, Issue 1 , 2015, Pages 36-37

  Folate plays an important role in metabolism and its deficiency can lead to cardiovascular problems or carcinogenesis. Some studies show that narrow band UVB (NBUVB) causes folate deficiency by photolysis , while others have different opinions or even the contrary. With regard to paradoxes in this context, ...  Read More

Letter to Editor
Radioiodine as a possible triggering agent for pemphigus foliaceus

Yousefi Maryam; Ershadi Sarah; Abdollahimajd Fahimeh

Volume 18, Issue 1 , 2015, Pages 38-39

  Pemphigus foliaceus (PF) is an autoimmune blistering disease presenting in endemic and sporadic forms. The typical presentation is recurrent shallow erosions in a seborrheic distribution. PF has also been found in association with autoimmune diseases such as autoimmune thyroid disease (e.g. toxic nodular ...  Read More