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The Incidence of Melanoma is Increasing in the Susceptible Young Australian PopulationInvestigative Report
The Incidence of Melanoma is Increasing in the Susceptible Young Australian Population
Douglas Czarnecki

The number of melanomas removed from Australians is increasing. Despite this, it has been reported that the incidence of melanoma is decreasing in the young Australian population. However, the denominator for these estimates includes individuals at low risk of melanoma, and the proportion of such individuals has changed over recent decades due to immigration. In this study, the incidence was ca ...

Efficacy of Fluorescence Diagnosis-guided Mohs Micrographic Surgery for Pigmented vs Non-pigmented Basal Cell CarcinomaClinical Report
Efficacy of Fluorescence Diagnosis-guided Mohs Micrographic Surgery for Pigmented vs Non-pigmented Basal Cell Carcinoma
Su-Young Jeon, Ki-Ho Kim, Ki-Hoon Song

Pigmented basal cell carcinoma (PBCC) occurs more frequently in Asian population. The efficacy of fluore-scence diagnosis (FD) for PBCCs treated with Mohs micrographic surgery has not yet been determined. This study enrolled 255 patients with 258 biopsy-proven BCC lesions: 199 PBCCs (77.1%) and 59 non-PBCCs (22.9%). We compared the clinicopathological and surgical features of the PBCCs and non-PBC ...

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Implementing Best Practice in Psoriasis: A Nordic Expert Group Consensus
Knud Kragballe, Robert Gniadecki, Nils-Jørgen Mørk, Tapio Rantanen, Mona Ståhle

In the absence of Nordic-wide guidelines on the best practice management of psoriasis, this paper aims to provide Nordic recommendations for treatment goals, evaluation of quality of life impact and assessment/management of co-morbidities. This Delphi approach consisted of telephone interviews, local Nordic face-to-face meetings, and a Nordic-wide meeting, in which questions on treatment goals, qu ...

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An international peer-reviewed journal for clinical and experimental research in the field of dermatology and venereology.

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Topics: Atopic dermatitis and contact allergy, facial dermatoses and adnexal disorders, new treatments, psoriasis and genodermatoses, psychodermatology, sexually transmitted diseases, skin biology and inflammation, skin cancer and pigmentation, skin immunology and lymphoma, urticaria and itch, wound healing and tissue repair

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