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Original Article
Ultrasonographic evaluation of subclinical atherosclerosis in the femoral and carotid arteries of patients with psoriasis

Akshay Jain Salecha; Santh Kumar Bellamkonda; Haritha Samanthula; .Sujit Kumar Ponugoti; Anusha Jakkampudi

Volume 25, Issue 4 , December 2022, Pages 309-314


  Background: Psoriasis is a prevailing continual inflammatoryaffliction, carrying a considerable risk of cardiac diseases,sometimes even not traceable by conventional predisposingfactors. Detection of subclinical atherosclerosis in psoriasis byultrasonography is beneficial, and it has been solitarily ...  Read More

Original Article
Serum folic acid, vitamin B12, vitamin D, and homocysteine levels in Iranian children with vitiligo

Saeedeh Farajzadeh; Mahin Aflatoonian; Saman Mohammadi; Hamid Sharifi; Maryam Khalili

Volume 25, Issue 4 , December 2022, Pages 315-320


  Background: Hyperhomocysteinemia and vitamin D deficiency maybe involved in the pathogenesis of vitiligo. This study comparedthe serum levels of vitamin D, homocysteine, vitamin B12, andfolic acid between vitiligo-affected children and healthy children.Methods: Using a case-control design, 30 children ...  Read More

Original Article
Prevalence of metabolic syndrome and its relationship with mucosal involvement in lichen planus: an observational study

Arunima Dhabal; Jayanta Kumar Barua; Kingshuk Chatterjee; Ananya Chandra; Sumana Khan; Manab Kumar Ghosh; Saswati Halder

Volume 25, Issue 4 , December 2022, Pages 321-327


  Background: Lichen planus (LP) is a chronic inflammatorydisorder involving the skin, mucosa, hair, and nails. Previousreports have shown a possible association between LP andmetabolic derangement, leading to increased cardiovascular riskamong these patients. Our study aimed to assess the prevalenceof ...  Read More

Original Article
Predictive factors associated with antimony treatment failure in anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis in Kerman: a case-control study

Maryam Khalili; Saman Mohammadi; Mohamadhosein Saeidi; Rezvan Amiri; Amireh Heshmatkhah; Simin Shamsi Meymandi; Mahin Aflatoonian

Volume 25, Issue 4 , December 2022, Pages 328-335


  Background: Treatment failure of antimony drugs for anthroponoticcutaneous leishmaniasis (ACL) is rising. Recognizing predictivefactors of unresponsiveness to treatment can substantiallyinfluence better ACL management. The goal of this study wasto investigate predictive factors associated with treatment ...  Read More

Original Article
Epidemiological study of malignant melanoma in Kermanshah province of Iran in 2010-2016 based on the geographic information system

Hossain Kawosi; Nader Salari; Arash Golpazir Sorkhe; Ibrahim Shakiba; Roya Safarpour; Masoud Mohammadi

Volume 25, Issue 4 , December 2022, Pages 336-344


  Background: Malignant melanoma is a prevalent, offensive, andfatal cancer in developed countries. Most of our information isrelated to studies conducted in western countries. This studyaims to evaluate demographic and clinical data of melanoma inthe Kermanshah province of Iran.Method: This was a descriptive ...  Read More

Original Article
Relationship between citation metrics and the characteristics of article titles in dermatology journals

Mohammad Mahdi Parvizi; Farhad Handjani; Leila Ghahramani; Nasrin Shokrpour

Volume 25, Issue 4 , December 2022, Pages 345-355


  Background: Evidence shows that article titles might affectcitation metrics. This study aimed to evaluate the associationbetween selected citation metrics and the title characteristics indermatology journals.Methods: We enrolled 305 reviews and original articles publishedduring 2016 from four dermatology ...  Read More

Original Article
Efficacy and safety of 1064 nm long-pulsed neodymiumdoped yttrium garnet (Nd:YAG) laser for treating acne vulgaris: a prospective clinical trial

Samer A Dhaher; Ali M Yosif

Volume 25, Issue 4 , December 2022, Pages 356-362


  Background: Acne vulgaris is a common chronic inflammation ofpilosebaceous units with a multifactorial pathogenesis. Traditionaltreatment may have limited success with potential side effects.The long-pulsed neodymium-doped yttrium garnet (Nd:YAG)laser may be a desirable alternative.Methods: A prospective ...  Read More

Case Report
A cutaneous-only variant of rheumatoid vasculitis with symmetric flexural pyoderma gangrenosum-like lesions

Sunil Gupta; Jaspriya Sandhu; Palvi Singla; Aditi Bansal; Bhavna Garg; Harpreet Kaur

Volume 25, Issue 4 , December 2022, Pages 363-366


  Rheumatoid vasculitis, an uncommon extraarticular manifestationof rheumatoid arthritis, usually develops in long-standing casesaffecting small-to-medium-sized vessels. It is a poor prognosticmarker when multiple systems are affected, skin and neurologicinvolvement being most frequent. Rheumatoid vasculitis ...  Read More

Case Report
Toxic epidermal necrolysis-like bullous pemphigoid: a rare case report

Anil Prakash Gosavi; Ravindranath Brahmadeo Chavan; Neelamkumari Bhatt; Nitika Deshmukh; Darshana Rajendra Kundale

Volume 25, Issue 4 , December 2022, Pages 367-371


  Bullous pemphigoid is the most common type of subepidermalautoimmune bullous disease. It usually affects older people;isolated cases among people younger than 65 have been reportedwith various presentations, usually more severe and active thanthose seen in the elderly. Toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) ...  Read More

Case Report
Serum matrix metalloproteinases in patients with different types of cutis laxa: a case series

Atieh Ebadi; Farhad Malekzad; Mohmmadreza Khorramizadeh; Ariana Kariminejad; Fahimeh Shahabipour; Reza M Robati

Volume 25, Issue 4 , December 2022, Pages 372-379


  Cutis laxa (CL) is a connective tissue disease thatis either inherited or acquired. It is characterized by redundant,pendulous, and inelastic skin. Loss of elasticity is a pathologicalfeature of some degenerative and inflammatory diseases. Matrixmetalloproteinases (MMPs) can cleave elastin fibers by ...  Read More