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SHORT COMMUNICATION
Paradoxical Reaction in a Patient with Hidradenitis Suppurativa Undergoing Adalimumab Treatment
Soichiro Ikeya, Takuya Takeichi, Tomoki Taki, Yoshinao Muro, Tomoo Ogi, Masashi Akiyama
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CLINICAL REPORT
Sunlight-induced Painful Skin (Sun Pain): A New Differential Diagnosis in Photodermatology
Piergiacomo Calzavara-Pinton, Marina Venturini, Chiara Rovati, Mariachiara Arisi, Irene Calzavara-Pinton, Fabrizio Rinaldi, Maria Teresa Rossi
Photodermatoses are characterized by the development of skin eruptions following exposure to ultraviolet radiation or visible light. We report here the clinical findings and results of laboratory investigations and phototesting of 6 patients who experience debilitating and excruciating pain after sun exposure (“sun pain”) in the absence of any skin eruption. Phototesting with sub-erythemal dos ...
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INVESTIGATIVE REPORT
An Ecological Study Indicates the Importance of Ultraviolet A Protection in Sunscreens
Samar Merhi, Pascale Salameh, Peter Kaplan, Shayak Banerjee, Mohamed Lajnef, Emmanuel L.P. Dumont, Khaled Ezzedine
The use of sunscreens is recommended to limit the impact of sun exposure on the skin. The objective of this study was to examine the relationship between sunscreen sales and melanoma in 4 different countries with diverse sunscreen regulations. Data from publicly avail­able databases were examined for Sweden, England, Australia, and the USA from 1999 to 2018. The association between incidence of m ...
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CLINICAL REPORT
Patients’ Perception of Vitiligo Severity
Nanja van Geel, Charlotte Moock, Marloes Zuidgeest, Sanne Elisabeth Uitentuis, Albert Wolkerstorfer, Reinhart Speeckaert
Identifying which factors contribute to vitiligo severity and determining their individual weight are important in the management of vitiligo. The aim of this study is to investigate the predictive variables concerning vitiligo severity as perceived by the patients. Based on a questionnaire, several factors that may contribute to the Patient Global Assessment (PtGA) of severity were investigated w ...
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CLINICAL REPORT
“I Feel I’m in Best Hands with You!”: A Survey of Patient Satisfac­tion in a German University Skin Cancer Centre
Theresa Steeb, Anja Wessely, Heike Merkl, Michael C. Kirchberger, Caroline Voskens, Michael Erdmann, Lucie Heinzerling, Carola Berking, Markus V. Heppt
An important measure of hospital quality is the satisfaction of patients. The aim of this cross-sectional study, performed in the dermato-oncology unit of the university hospital in Erlangen, Germany, was to assess skin cancer patients’ degree of satisfaction with healthcare services. Self-administered questionnaires on patient satisfaction regarding contact with staff, need for information, and ...
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INVESTIGATIVE REPORT
Role of Eosinophil Relative Count and Neutrophil-to-Lymphocyte Ratio in the Assessment of Severity of Atopic Dermatitis
Sanae Inokuchi-Sakata, Yozo Ishiuji, Michie Katsuta, Budiman Kharma, Ken-ichi Yasuda, Mitsutoshi Tominaga, Kenji Takamori, Yoshimasa Nobeyama, Akihiko Asahina
The aim of this study is to elucidate the relationship between 2 different types of severity-indicating parameters (i.e. between subjective and objective severity-indicating parametersin patients with atopic dermatitis. The disease severity of 55 patients with atopic dermatitis was assessed using 7 subjective parameters indicating severity, including visual analogue scale for itch, Patient-Oriente ...
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SHORT COMMUNICATION
Transient Increase in Circulating Basophils and Eosinophils in Dupilumab-associated Conjunctivitis in Patients with Atopic Dermatitis
Michie Katsuta, Yozo Ishiuji, Hiroyuki Matsuzaki, Ken-ichi Yasuda, Budiman Kharma, Yoshimasa Nobeyama, Takaaki Hayashi, Yoshiki Tokura, Akihiko Asahina
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INVESTIGATIVE REPORT
Epidermolysis Bullosa in Chinese Patients: Genetic Analysis and Mutation Landscape in 57 Pedigrees and Sporadic Cases
Yueqian Yu, Zhenzhen Wang, Zihao Mi, Lele Sun, Xi'an Fu, Gongqi Yu, Zheng Pang, Hong Liu, Furen Zhang
Epidermolysis bullosa encompasses a group of inherited blistering skin disorders. The pathogenic mutations in 10–25% of patients with epidermolysis bullosa have not been identified by Sanger sequencing. The aims of this study were to identify the pathogenic sequence alterations in a large cohort of Chinese patients with epidermolysis bullosa and to clarify the relationship between clinical pheno ...
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CLINICAL REPORT
Impact of Bariatric Surgery on Moderate to Severe Psoriasis: A Retrospective Nationwide Registry Study
Marta Laskowski, Linus Schiöler, Johan Ottosson, Marcus Schmitt-Egenolf, Ann-Marie Wennberg, Torsten Olbers, Kjell Torén, Helena Gustafsson
Studies of the effects of bariatric surgery on psoriasis are few, with conflicting results. By linking the Swedish National Register for Systemic Treatment of Psoriasis (PsoReg) with the Scandinavian Obesity Surgery Registry (SOReg), individuals with psoriasis who had undergone bariatric surgery in Sweden during 2008 to 2018 were identified, and matched with data for patients with psoriasis in Pso ...
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QUIZ
Multiple Firm Livid Nodules on the Proximal Lower Leg: A Quiz
Kai-Philipp Linse, Christine Fink, Ferdinand Toberer
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