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Original Article
Serum vitamin D levels in alopecia areata: a case-control study

Saurabh Swaroop Gupta; Aneet Mahendra; Sanjeev Gupta; Rohit Singla

Volume 26, Issue 1 , March 2023, Pages 1-5


  Background and Aim: Alopecia areata (AA) is a chronic, autoimmune disease that causes non-scarring hair loss. Recently, serum vitamin D has been implicated in the etiopathogenesis of AA due to its immunoregulatory effects. Its deficiency can cause a loss of selftolerance and predispose individuals to ...  Read More

Original Article
Efficacy of topical silicone 5% hydrogel vs. topical hydrocortisone 1% ointment in keloid treatment measured using POSAS score: a randomized, double-blind study

Liyana D Aminuddin; Tarita Taib; Mohamad Rodi Isa; Mohan Arumugam; Sabrina A Wahab

Volume 26, Issue 1 , March 2023, Pages 6-14


  Background and Aim: Silicone-based products are often used to improve signs and symptoms of hypertrophic and keloid scars. An improved silicone product, ScarLess™ Hydrogel (SH), is a 5% silicone-based super-oxidized hydrogel meant to reduce keloid scars’ vascularity, elasticity, and height. ...  Read More

Original Article
Quality of life in patients with autoimmune bullous disorders: a cross-sectional study

Armaghan Ghareh Aghaji Zare; Afsaneh Radmehr; Sara Saniee; Mohadese Dalvand; Mohammad-Salar Hosseini

Volume 26, Issue 1 , March 2023, Pages 15-20


  Background and Aim: Autoimmune Bullous Diseases (AIBDs) are characterized by blistering skin and mucous membrane lesions. This study evaluated the quality of life and associated factors in patients with AIBDs.Methods: In this cross-sectional study, we included all clinicallyand laboratory-confirmed AIBD ...  Read More

Original Article
Unusual histomorphologic and immunohistochemical features of mycosis fungoides in patch and plaque stages

Alireza Ghanadan; Kambiz Kamyab; Rokhsareh Yadegar; Mehri Maghsoodi

Volume 26, Issue 1 , March 2023, Pages 21-25


  Background and Aim: Mycosis fungoides (MF) is the most common form of primary cutaneous lymphoma, resulting from the infiltration of malignant T cells into skin tissues. The disease has three distinct stages: patch, plaque, and tumor. In the patch and plaque stages, it can mimic the clinical features ...  Read More

Original Article
Demographic and clinical features of infants with hemangioma admitted to Afzalipour Hospital, Kerman

Saeedeh Farajzadeh; Mahin Aflatoonian; Saman Mohammadi; Rezvan Amiri; Maryam Khalili; Zahra Heydarimoghadam

Volume 26, Issue 1 , March 2023, Pages 26-33


  Background and Aim: Infantile hemangioma is the most common type of vascular tumor in childhood. Risk factors for hemangioma include female gender, low birth weight, prematurity, higher maternal age, and multiple gestations. In this study, for the first time in Kerman, we describe and compare demographic ...  Read More

Short Communication
Bone densitometry in psoriasis vulgaris: first study in Iran

Armaghan Kazeminejad; Lotfollah Davoodi; Zohreh Hajheydari; Erfan Ghadirzadeh; Amirmasoud Taheri; Mohammad Ahmadi; Alireza Mozdastan

Volume 26, Issue 1 , March 2023, Pages 34-38


  Background and Method: Psoriasis is one of the most common skin diseases. For the first time in Iran, we conducted a case-control study to evaluate bone mineral density in patients with psoriasis vulgaris in comparison with a healthy control group (20 individuals in each group). Our study sample included ...  Read More

Case Report
Urticaria as a sign of auto-inflammatory disorder: second Indian case report

Sunil Narayan Tolat; Anil Gosavi; Vasudha Belgaumkar; Ravindranath Chavan; Nitika Deshmukh; Sweta Tharewal; Nupur Warke

Volume 26, Issue 1 , March 2023, Pages 39-42


  Schnitzler’s syndrome is an autoinflammatory disorder presenting with wheals, monoclonal gammopathy, and signs of inflammation. A 55-year-old woman presented with reddish, moderately itchy wheals with intermittent fever and arthralgia for two years. Multiple erythematous, edematous plaques were ...  Read More

Case Report
Lepromatous leprosy with an atypical psoriasiform presentation mimicking psoriasis: a case report

Bhagyashree B Supekar; Vrutika H Shah; Jayesh Mukhi; Rajesh P Singh

Volume 26, Issue 1 , March 2023, Pages 43-48


  Leprosy, just like syphilis, has become a great imitator with its various atypical and unusual presentations. It presents in many diverse ways and can be confused with many infectious and non-infectious forms.It is often misdiagnosed as common disorders like psoriasis, pyoderma, angioedema, pre-vitiligo, ...  Read More

Case Report
Neonatal lupus revealed maternal Sjögren’s syndrome

Molood Safarirad; Ahmad Vosughi Motlagh; Navid Namazi; Sadegh Alavi; Reza Paya; Nastaran Namazi

Volume 26, Issue 1 , March 2023, Pages 49-52


  Neonatal lupus erythematosus is a disorder of the fetus or infant caused by certain maternal autoantibodies. Manifestations are usually cutaneous; systemic manifestations are rare. Here, we report a case of neonatal lupus erythematosus, which led to identifying maternal Sjögren’s syndrome.  Read More