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Obituary: Professor Lennart Juhlin 1926
Anders Vahlquist
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Pages: 481-481
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Acta Dermato-Venereologica becomes its own Publisher and Moves Towards Open Access
Ove B
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Pages: 482-482
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Photodynamic Therapy for Non-melanoma Skin Cancer
Photodynamic therapy is a treatment modality that has been shown to be effective mainly for the dermatooncologic conditions: actinic keratosis, Bowen’s disease, in situ squamous cell carcinoma and basal cell carcinoma. Recent work has focused on the development and evaluation of topical photosensitizers like the haem precursor 5-aminolevulinic acid or its methyl ester, both inducing photosensiti ...
Pages: 483-490
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Oral Challenge in Patients with Suspected Cutaneous Adverse Drug Reactions: Findings in 784 Patients During a 25-year-period
The aim of this study was to analyse the usefulness of oral challenge test with different drugs in confirming cutaneous adverse drug reactions in routine clinical practice. During the years 1975
Pages: 491-496
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Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis: Analysis of Clinical Course and SCORTEN-based Comparison of Mortality Rate and Treatment Modalities in Korean Patients
Toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) is a rare, life-threatening, drug-induced cutaneous reaction. We herein report our experience regarding causes, clinical course, treatment and sequelae of TEN in Korean patients. In addition, we used the SCORTEN, a severity-of-illness score for TEN, to compare the predicted and actual mortality rates, and to evaluate the efficacy of treatment modalities. A retrospe ...
Pages: 497-502
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Psoriasis Care Consumption and Expectations from a Gender Perspective in a Psoriasis Population in Northern Sweden
The aim was to analyse use of psoriasis care and expectations from a gender perspective in a psoriasis population. The study is based on questionnaire data from 1060 subjects. The response rate was 74%. The relation between care consumption and studied variables was measured using regression and chi-square analysis. Care consumption was strongly influenced by age, quality of life, income and joint ...
Pages: 503-508
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Referral Pattern of Skin Diseases in an Acute Outpatient Dermatological Clinic in Copenhagen
The referral pattern of acute dermatologic conditions is not well described in either outpatients or hospitalized patients. The aim of this study is to describe in more detail the skin diseases that were referred for evaluation in an acute outpatient clinic at Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen. In a 3-month period in 2003 a total of 428 consecutive new patients were referred for various skin disease ...
Pages: 509-511
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Self-inflicted Skin Diseases. A Retrospective Analysis of 57 Patients with Dermatitis Artefacta Seen in a Dermatology Department
We analysed clinical symptoms, gender, age and social relations among 57 patients for whom a final diagnosis of dermatitis artefacta was established. The study is retrospective and the patients were seen in our department from 1982 to 2002. We observed that the diagnosis was 2.8 times more common in females than males. Symptoms were most common in the age group 18
Pages: 512-515
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Premalignant Nature of Oral Lichen Planus
The issue as to whether oral lichen planus is a premalignant disorder is still controversial. This study aimed to examine oral malignancies associated with oral lichen planus and to investigate whether oral lichen planus has an intrinsic malignant potential or whether there are also contributing external risk factors. A retrospective cohort study in 200 Caucasian patients with oral lichen planus w ...
Pages: 516-520
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Effective Laser Treatment in a Case of Lupus Pernio
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Pages: 521-522
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Localized Multiple Pseudoatrophic Plaques: A Rare Clinical Form of Segmental Neurofibromatosis
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Pages: 522-523
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Eczema Herpeticum During Treatment of Atopic Dermatitis with 1% Pimecrolimus Cream
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Pages: 524-525
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CLINICAL REPORT
Cholesterol Emboli Syndrome: Significance of the Lesional Skin Biopsies
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Pages: 527-528
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CLINICAL REPORT
Treatment of Molluscum Contagiosum with Topical Diphencyprone Therapy
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Pages: 529-530
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INVESTIGATIVE REPORT
Paraneoplastic Pemphigus with Widespread Mucosal Involvement
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Pages: 530-532
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CLINICAL REPORT
Giant Oral Ulcers of Beh
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Pages: 532-534
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CLINICAL REPORT
Scrotal Eczema-like Lesion of Secondary Syphilis in an HIV-positive Patient
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Pages: 536-537
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Primary Cutaneous Plasmacytosis Successfully Treated with Topical Photodynamic Therapy
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Pages: 542-543
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Intravenous Immunoglobulin for Recalcitrant Subacute Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
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Pages: 545-547
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Successful Treatment of Granuloma Annulare with Imiquimod Cream 5%: A Report of Four Cases
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Pages: 547-548
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Disseminated Porokeratosis Palmaris and Plantaris Treated with Imiquimod Cream to Prevent Malignancy
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Pages: 550-551
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Keratosis Lichenoides Chronica: Marked Response to PUVA in Combination with Acitretin
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Pages: 552-553
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Multiple Skin Metastases of Amelanotic Melanoma Originating from the Sinonasal Mucosa
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Pages: 554-555
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REVIEW
Disseminated Cryptococcosis in an Elderly Woman
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Pages: 557-558
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Bullous Pemphigoid and Graves' Disease: An Association Between Skin and Thyroid Autoimmunity
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Pages: 560-561
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Bullous Pemphigoid on Psoriasis Lesions after UVA Radiation
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Pages: 561-563
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Book Reviews
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Pages: 563-564
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