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Original Article
The prevalence rate of cutaneous lesions in NICU-admitted neonates

Shahrokh Mehrpisheh; Azadeh Memarian

Volume 24, Issue 3 , September 2021, Pages 161-165


  Background: Skin disorders in neonates can be considered as determining concepts for prognosis and genetic counseling. So far, few studies have investigated the relative frequency of neonatal skin disorders. The present study aimed to investigate cutaneous lesions and their relationship with other variables ...  Read More

Original Article
Prevalence of migraine headache in patients with psoriasis vulgaris referred to dermatologists in Semnan, Iran: a crosssectional study

Ramin Taheri; Arash Nekuvaght Tak; Nooshin Masoudian

Volume 24, Issue 3 , September 2021, Pages 166-171


  Background: Psoriasis is a chronic and recurrent inflammatory skin disease. In some recent studies, the association between this disease and migraine headaches has been indicated. The present study aimed to determine the frequency of migraine headache in patients with psoriasis vulgaris.Methods: In this ...  Read More

Original Article
Clinical and dermoscopic study of periorbital hyperpigmentation (POH) and quality of life in POH patients based on the MELASQOL scale: a case-control study

Anu George T; Vinutha Rangappa; Jayadev Betkerur

Volume 24, Issue 3 , September 2021, Pages 172-178


  Background: Periorbital hyperpigmentation (POH), a common problem of multifactorial etiology, is obvious on the face and can affect patients’ quality of life (QoL). It is essentially a clinical diagnosis, but dermoscopy might aid in further classification of the disease. Also, it might give us ...  Read More

Original Article
Comparative evaluation of oral valacyclovir versus oral zinc sulfate in the treatment of cutaneous verruca: a hospitalbased, prospective clinical study

Ria Rai; Varsha Jamale

Volume 24, Issue 3 , September 2021, Pages 179-185


  Background: Cutaneous verrucae (warts) are benign epithelial proliferations caused by human papillomavirus (HPV). HPV acts by upregulating epithelial cell replication and downregulating host immune responses. Hence, treatment could be aimed at the virus (via antiviral drugs like valacyclovir) or the ...  Read More

Original Article
Metabolic syndrome in patients with oral lichen planus and lichen planopilaris: a cross-sectional study

Maryam Nasimi; vahide Lajevardi; Hamidreza Mahmoudi; Fatemeh Arbab; Safoura Shakoei

Volume 24, Issue 3 , September 2021, Pages 186-192


  Background: Lichen planus (LP) is a chronic inflammatory disease of unknown etiology. There is conflicting data on the link between LP and metabolic syndrome. This study evaluated the association of chronic subtypes of LP, namely oral lichen planus and lichen planopilaris (LPP), with metabolic syndrome.Methods: ...  Read More

Original Article
Clinico-etiological analysis of linear skin eruptions: a crosssectional study

Neelam Bhatt; Ravindranath B. Chavan; Vasudha A. Belgaumkar; Nitika S. Deshmukh

Volume 24, Issue 3 , September 2021, Pages 193-203


  Background: Linear skin eruptions are commonly encountered in dermatology practice. They may be the manifestations of various skin diseases resembling each other, leading to difficulty in diagnosis and treatment. This study aimed to document linear dermatoses and analyze them demographically, clinically, ...  Read More

Original Article
Evaluation of prostaglandin-E2 and interleukin-17 serum levels in patients with melasma: a case-control study

Sinta Murlistyarini; Sekar Puspita Lilasari; Santosa Basuki

Volume 24, Issue 3 , September 2021, Pages 204-208


  Background: Melasma is a hypermelanosis disorder of the skin induced by UV radiation, which triggers various inflammatory mediators, including prostaglandin E2 (PGE2) and interleukin-17 (IL-17). This study aimed to evaluate the difference in serum PGE2 and IL-17 levels between melasma and non-melasma ...  Read More

Original Article
Facial anthropometric analysis of Iranian women with focus on effects of rhinoplasty

Fariba Ghalamkarpour; Mahsa Jalalinejad; Sahar Dadkhahfar

Volume 24, Issue 3 , September 2021, Pages 209-213


  Background: Antropometheric measures can widely vary among different populations. Given the rising popularity of nonsurgical and surgical aesthetic procedures, standard facial anthropometric measurements are necessary for evaluating the outcomes of cosmetic and rejuvenating procedures. This study aimed ...  Read More

Original Article
Dermoscopy for differentiation of palmoplantar psoriasis and hyperkeratotic hand-foot eczema: a descriptive study

Arun Achar; Lokhnath Ghoshal; Smriti Chowdhury; Samiran Bisai

Volume 24, Issue 3 , September 2021, Pages 214-219


  Background: Palmoplantar psoriasis (PPP) and hyperkeratotic eczema (HPKE) are common and troublesome entities affecting the palms and soles. The diagnosis is made clinically, but differentiation is difficult; histopathology helps but is often impossible in daily practice. Dermoscopy is increasingly utilized ...  Read More

Original Article
Impact of vitiligo on quality of life of patients in Herat, Afghanistan

Abdul Malik Hooshmand; Nasar Ahmad Shayan

Volume 24, Issue 3 , September 2021, Pages 220-226


  Background: Vitiligo is a chronic pigmentary disorder of the skin. Although predominantly asymptomatic and not life-threatening, vitiligo may considerably affect patients’ quality of life (QoL). It has been suggested that vitiligo patients suffer from low selfesteem and poor body image, which may ...  Read More

Short Communication
Mycosis fungoides during the COVID-19 pandemic: a teledermatology study

Mohammad Shahidi-Dadras; Farnaz Araghi; Fahimeh Abdollahimajd; Mehdi Gheisari; Ali Forghanian; Sahar Dadkhahfar

Volume 24, Issue 3 , September 2021, Pages 227-230


  During the current coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, patients with malignancies like primary cutaneouslymphomas (PCLs) are considered at high risk for severe disease progression given their underlying condition. Mycosis fungoides (MF) is a type of PCL that often needs lifelong treatments, ...  Read More

Case Report
A case report of atrichia with papular lesions

Saeid Fallah; Vahideh Raeisi

Volume 24, Issue 3 , September 2021, Pages 231-233


  Atrichia with papular lesions (APL) is a rare autosomal recessive disease caused by a genetic mutation in the human hairless gene’s zinc finger domain. It suddenly appears in the first months after birth and causes irreversible hair loss and keratin cysts on the head, face, and other body parts. ...  Read More

Case Report
A man with hypoesthetic skin lesions: a case report of immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome

Siti Nurhidayah Pazil; Maryam Mohd Zulkifli; Rosediani Muhamad; Loh Ken Chen

Volume 24, Issue 3 , September 2021, Pages 234-237


  The use of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) has prevented opportunistic infections that often lead to death in HIV-positive patients. However, in resource-poor countries, HAART is only initiated at an advanced stage. This could lead to the antiretroviral-induced immune reconstitution syndrome ...  Read More

Case Report
Fractional ablative Er:YAG laser therapy in a patient with chronic recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa: a case report and review of literature

Samaneh Mozafarpoor; Ali Asilian; Mohammad Amin Jafari; Azadeh Goodarzi

Volume 24, Issue 3 , September 2021, Pages 238-241


  Recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa (RDEB) is an autosomal recessive disorder that affects type VII collagen, one of the main components of the basement membrane. Patients present with non-healing chronic wounds in the body, extremities, and mucosal areas. There are many suggestive medical and ...  Read More

Case Report
Treatment of tongue lymphangioma circumscriptum with non-ablative long-pulsed Nd:YAG laser: a case report and review of literature

Samaneh Mozafarpoor; Ali Asilian; Azadeh Goodarzi; Zahra Ebrahimi; Fatemeh Mokhtari; Zeynab Rastgar Moqaddam

Volume 24, Issue 3 , September 2021, Pages 242-248


  Lymphangioma is an unusual congenital malformation of the lymphatic system that affects the skin and subcutaneous tissue. A surgical procedure is among the options for lymphangioma treatment, although it can lead to significant complications. The Nd:YAG Laser appears to be one of the safest therapeutic ...  Read More