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Treatment of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma by extracorporeal photochemotherapy. Preliminary results.
Systemically disseminated cutaneous T-cell lymphoma is generally resistant to chemotherapy and radiotherapy. We tested a treatment involving the extracorporeal photoactivation of biologically inertExpand
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The ABCD rule of dermatoscopy. High prospective value in the diagnosis of doubtful melanocytic skin lesions.
BACKGROUND The difficulties in accurately assessing pigmented skin lesions are ever present in practice. The recently described ABCD rule of dermatoscopy (skin surface microscopy at x10Expand
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Predisposing factors and clinical features of eczema herpeticum: a retrospective analysis of 100 cases.
BACKGROUND Eczema herpeticum (EH) is a widespread herpes simplex virus infection of inflamed skin, most often occurring in patients with atopic dermatitis (AD). A monomorphic eruption of dome-shapedExpand
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Experimental reproduction of skin lesions in lupus erythematosus by UVA and UVB radiation.
Sunlight is a well-established factor in the induction and exacerbation of lupus erythematosus. Although experimental reproduction of lupus erythematosus lesions with wavelengths shorter than 320 nmExpand
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Pathogenesis and Treatment of Acne in Childhood
Abstract: Acne occurs more frequently in newborns and infants than one would gather from written accounts. Acne neonatorum tends to be overlooked because it is usually minor and transient. InExpand
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Human demodicosis: revisit and a proposed classification
  • W. Chen, G. Plewig
  • Biology, Medicine
  • The British journal of dermatology
  • 1 June 2014
Human Demodex mites (Demodex folliculorum and Demodex brevis) hold a high rank in the evolutionary and phylogenetic hierarchy of the skin microbiome, although in most people their presence is of noExpand
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Interleukin-4 therapy of psoriasis induces Th2 responses and improves human autoimmune disease
Selective skewing of autoreactive interferon-γ (IFN-γ)-producing T helper cells (Th1) toward an interleukin-4 (IL-4)-producing (Th2) phenotype can in experimental animals alleviate autoimmune diseaseExpand
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Human papillomavirus infections in nonmelanoma skin cancers from renal transplant recipients and nonimmunosuppressed patients.
BACKGROUND Nonmelanoma carcinomas of the skin represent the most frequent cancers among the Caucasian population worldwide. They occur with high frequency in renal allograft recipient patients afterExpand
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Braun-Falco's dermatology
Basic Principles.- to the Skin and Dermatology.- Immunology.- Genetics.- Diagnostic Tools.- Dermatopathology.- Dermatoscopy.- Ultrasonography.- Infectious Diseases.- Human Papilloma VirusExpand
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Botulinum toxin A for axillary hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating).
BACKGROUND Treatment of primary focal hyperhidrosis is often unsatisfactory. Botulinum toxin A can stop excessive sweating by blocking the release of acetylcholine, which mediates sympatheticExpand
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