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Original Article
Serum level of vitamin D3 in vitiligo patients before and after treatment with narrow band UVB. Is there an association with treatment?

Nahidi Yalda; Layegh Pouran; Naser Tayyebi Meibodi; Vida Vakili; Golsan Kardan

Volume 22, Issue 1 , 2019, Pages 1-6


  Background: Vitiligo is a pigmentation disorder of the skin characterized by the loss of melanocytes through different mechanisms. Narrow band UVB (NBUVB) is a safe and effective treatment for vitiligo that acts by inducing the synthesis of cytokines involved in melanogenesis. NBUVB appears to be involved ...  Read More

Original Article
The relationship of serum selenium, zinc, and copper levels with seborrheic dermatitis: a case-control study

Hajheydari Zohreh; Saeedi Majid; Hosseinzadeh Mohammad

Volume 22, Issue 1 , 2019, Pages 7-12


  Background: Seborrheic dermatitis is a common chronic relapsing inflammatory skin disease with unknown etiology. Using zinc and selenium supplements have shown some relieving effects on the symptoms of the disease. The present study was conducted to determine the relationship between serum selenium, ...  Read More

Original Article
Quality of life assessment in patients with dandruff and scalp seborrheic dermatitis at a tertiary hospital in Indonesia

Triana Agustin; Githa Rahmayunita; Rinadewi Astriningrum; Eliza Miranda; Erdina HD Pusponegoro; Sandra Widaty

Volume 22, Issue 1 , 2019, Pages 13-17


  Background: Seborrheic dermatitis (SD) is an inflammatory disease affecting seborrheic areas of the skin. Scalp SD varies from mild, manifesting as dandruff, to erythematous lesions with greasy scales. SD negatively affects patients’ quality of life.Methods: This is a cross-sectional study investigating ...  Read More

Original Article
The antileishmanial activity of Aloe vera leaf exudates: in vitro and in vivo

Shamsi Hamid; Minoo Shaddel; Yakhchali Mohammad; Akbarzadeh Mahdi; Raoufi Nasrin; Tavakoli Payman; Dastgheib Mona; Dastgheib Mani

Volume 22, Issue 1 , 2019, Pages 18-24


  Background: According to the drug resistance and side effects of the standard treatments for leishmaniasis, achieving effective treatment with less side effects and more benefits is of paramount importance. The present study aimed to evaluate the effect of Aloe vera leaf exudate on Leishmania major under ...  Read More

Original Article
Microbial profile and antibiotic susceptibility of bacteria isolated from patients with hidradenitis suppurativa

Jamalpour Mahdi; Saki Nasrin; Nozari Farnoosh

Volume 22, Issue 1 , 2019, Pages 25-29


  Background: Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) is a chronic inflammatory skin disease of unknown etiology. There is evidence that bacteria may contribute to initiating the inflammatory response in HS patients. To date, data on bacteria found in HS lesions and their resistance rates are rare. Methods: The ...  Read More

Original Article
Qualitative and quantitative study of immune cells in various types of cutaneous lichen planus

Meymandi Simin Shamsi; Dabiri Shahriar; Maryam Iranpour; Maryam Khalili; Mahin Aflatoonian

Volume 22, Issue 1 , 2019, Pages 30-39


  Background: Lichen planus (LP) is a common inflammatory skin disease. Pathogenesis of LP includes two possible mechanisms; related or unrelated to antigen. Regarding different clinical features of cutaneous and mucosal types of LP, for the first time, we decided to perform a qualitative and quantitative ...  Read More

Case Report
Chronic cutaneous leishmaniasis induced after trauma, mimicking keloidal scar

Khalili Maryam; Farajzadeh Saeedeh; Mohammadi Saman; Aflatoonian Mahin; Ahmadi Rahim; Zeinadini Alireza

Volume 22, Issue 1 , 2019, Pages 40-42


  Leishmaniasis is a common parasitic disease classified to acute and chronic types based on the duration of the disease. The acute lesion is presented as ulcerated papule and nodule that heal after a few months with an atrophic scar. The chronic form of cutaneous leishmaniasis is a nonhealing lesion that ...  Read More

Case Report
An unusual presentation of granuloma faciale

Nasiri Soheila; Hejazi Somayeh; Safoura Shakoei; Zahra Asadi; Nazi Saljoughi

Volume 22, Issue 1 , 2019, Pages 43-45


  Granuloma faciale (GF) is a benign disease that presents as solitary or multiple asymptomatic plaques on the face. We report a 25-year-old male patient with asymptomatic papular, pustular, and nodular lesions on both cheeks. Diagnosis of GF was made based on the histopathological findings. He was treated ...  Read More