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Pemphigus vulgaris: a clinical study of 44 cases over a 20‐year period
  • D. Švecová
  • Medicine
  • International journal of dermatology
  • 1 October 2015
Pemphigus vulgaris (PV) is a rare, life‐threatening, autoimmune bullous disease with unpredictable progression and prognosis.
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Effect of Mahonia aquifolium active compounds on interleukin-8 production in the human monocytic cell line THP-1.
The effect of the crude extract and of two alkaloid fractions prepared from Mahonia aquifolium on interleukin-8 (IL-8) production in the lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-stimulated human monocytic cell lineExpand
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[Borrelia burgdorferi antibodies in scleroderma circumscripta, lichen sclerosus et atrophicus, erythema nodosum, granuloma annulare, erythema annulare and chronic urticaria].
OBJECTIVES The role of B. burgdorferi in the etiology of sclerodermia circumscripta (SC) and lichen sclerosus et atrophicus (LSA) are is reported in numerous, however controversial studies. TheExpand
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A new Robertsonian translocation in cattle, rob(16;20).
A new centric fusion translocation, rob(16;20), was discovered in a phenotypically normal bull. C-banding revealed the dicentric nature of this centric fusion. This bull is a descendant of a GermanExpand
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Footwear contact dermatitis from dimethyl fumarate
Background  Dimethyl fumarate (DMF) is an effective inhibitor of mold growth. In very low concentrations, DMF is a potent sensitizer that can cause severe allergic contact dermatitis (ACD). It hasExpand
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A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled phase 1 study of multiple ascending doses of subcutaneous M1095, an anti-interleukin 17A/F nanobody, in moderate-to-severe psoriasis.
BACKGROUND Interleukin 17 is involved in the pathogenesis of psoriasis, a chronic debilitating disease. OBJECTIVES To evaluate the safety/tolerability, immunogenicity,Expand
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IVIG therapy in pemphigus vulgaris has corticosteroid‐sparing and immunomodulatory effects
  • D. Švecová
  • Medicine
  • The Australasian journal of dermatology
  • 1 May 2016
Intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG) is a biological agent composed of polyclonal antibodies prepared from a large cohort of human plasma pools. IVIG is increasingly used for the treatment of variousExpand
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HLA DRB1* and DQB1* alleles are associated with disease severity in patients with pemphigus vulgaris
Pemphigus vulgaris (PV) is a rare autoimmune disease that involves the skin and mucosa. The etiology of PV is multifactorial and includes genetic, environmental, hormonal, and immunological factors.
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Norwegian scabies in immunosuppressed patient misdiagnosed as an adverse drug reaction.
BACKGROUND Norwegian or crusted scabies is considered a rare affection and presumably represents an abnormal host immune response to Sarcoptes scabiei. As the condition mimics a range of dermatoses,Expand
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Paraneoplastic vasculitis associated with hairy cell leukemia.
Hairy cell leukemia (HCL) is a rare B-cell lymphoproliferative disease, accounting for about 2-3% of all leukemias in adults. The skin lesions were described in about 10-12% of patients. VasculitisExpand
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