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Original Article
Association between metabolic syndrome and acne in teenage girls: a cross-sectional study

Ghazal Shariatpanahi; Rezvan Hashemi; Mahsa Asadabadi; Nava Shirzadi; Nazgol Sadat Haddadi; Safoura Shakoei

Volume 23, Issue 3 , October 2020, Pages 85-90


  Background: Acne is a common chronic inflammatory skin disease predominantly occurring during adolescence; this condition adversely affects a person’s self-esteem and can be associated with metabolic disorders. This study aimed to investigate the prevalence of metabolic syndrome and its components ...  Read More

Original Article
Quality of life of psoriatic patients and their acceptance of the disease

Shrouk Aladl; Abdel-Hady El-Gilany; Bothaina Ghanem; Hassan Fayed

Volume 23, Issue 3 , October 2020, Pages 91-97


  Background: Psoriasis and its acceptance adversely affect the patient’s quality of life. This study aims to measure quality of life of psoriatic patients, psoriasis disability index and acceptance of psoriasis as a disease and their associated factors as well as their interaction. Methods: A total ...  Read More

Original Article
Safety and efficacy of fluoxetine in the treatment of acne excoriée: a double-blind, placebo-controlled study

Balakrishna P Nikam; Mohan Kale; Varsha Jamale; Tunika Arora; Asma Hussain; Nishchhal Shrivastav

Volume 23, Issue 3 , October 2020, Pages 98-104


  Background: Self-inflicted acne excoriée is often observed in patients with compulsive skin picking, posing a challenge for diagnosis and treatment as the exact psychiatric cause remains unknown. Studies have suggested that serotonin reuptake inhibitors such as fluoxetine may help in the management ...  Read More

Original Article
Clinical and epidemiological profile of psoriasis patients: a retrospective study in tertiary medical centers, Mangalore, India

Nitin Joseph; Deepti D’Souza; Matthew Antony Manoj; Shajimon Priya Varsha; Tanya Singh; Archit Gupta; Akshiti Kaushik

Volume 23, Issue 3 , October 2020, Pages 105-111


  Background: Psoriasis is an immune-mediated chronic skin disorder. Information regarding its clinic-epidemiological manifestations is limited in parts of Asia. This study was conducted to determine the risk factors, clinical presentation, and management of psoriasis among patients in Mangalore, India. ...  Read More

Original Article
Frontal fibrosing alopecia: a clinicopathological study of 22 cases from Shiraz, Southern Iran

Fatemeh Sari Aslani; Nasrin Saki; Mohammad Sasannia

Volume 23, Issue 3 , October 2020, Pages 112-119


  Background: Since its recognition, frontal fibrosing alopecia (FFA) has increasingly been studied globally in terms of its diverse aspects. Having found no studies describing this condition in Southern Iran, we examined the different clinicopathological features of patients with FFA who referred to Faghihi ...  Read More

Case Report
Multidrug resistant Candida glabrata in an oral lichen planus patient

Ensieh Lotfali; Alireza Firooz; Azam Fattahi; Mojgan Borzouie; Behzad Chalaki; Reza Ghasemi; Mohammad Mahdi Rabiei; Sareh Farhadi; Seyed Amirfarshad Esteghamat; Mobina Habibollahi

Volume 23, Issue 3 , October 2020, Pages 120-124


  Oral lichen planus (OLP) is a mucocutaneous disease characterized by inflammation leading to severe damage to the epithelial basal layer. This report describes a case of a 65-year-old Iranian female with a complaint of multifocal white lesions on the buccal and tongue mucosa with a reticular pattern ...  Read More

Case Report
Lichen planus pigmentosus successfully treated with conventional CO2 laser resurfacing

Ramin Radmanesh; Mohammad Radmanesh

Volume 23, Issue 3 , October 2020, Pages 125-128


  Lichen planus pigmentosus (LPP) develops as an asymptomatic and dusky pigmentation of the facial skin with no effective treatment. Herein we report a 54-year-old lady with clinical and histopathologic confirmation of LPP who was scheduled to be treated with CO2 laser resurfacing. ...  Read More