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Identification of the molecular target for the suppression of contact hypersensitivity by ultraviolet radiation
This study was conducted to explore the involvement of DNA damage in the suppression of contact hypersensitivity (CHS) by UV irradiation. The opossum, Monodelphis domestica, was used because cells ofExpand
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Excision repair of pyrimidine dimers induced by simulated solar radiation in the skin of patients with basal cell carcinoma.
One prominent lesion induced in DNA by ultraviolet (UV) radiation is the cyclobutyl pyrimidine dimer formed between adjacent pyrimidines on the same DNA strand. We investigated whether people whoExpand
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Mohs Tissue Mapping and Processing: A Survey Study
BACKGROUND Mohs micrographic surgery (MMS) is the most reliable, conservative, and tissue-sparing approach to the management of cutaneous malignancies. The concept of MMS is simple, but itsExpand
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Clinical significance of markedly elevated serum creatine kinase levels in patients with acne on isotretinoin.
Muscle-related complaints and high creatine kinase (CK) blood levels have been reported in 16-51% of patients with acne treated with isotretinoin. It has been suggested that this retinoid andExpand
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Cutaneous Surgery in Patients Receiving Warfarin Therapy
  • J. Alcalay
  • Medicine
  • Dermatologic surgery : official publication for…
  • 1 August 2001
BACKGROUND Anticoagulant treatment with warfarin is an essential therapy in patients with prosthetic heart valves and atrial fibrillation to prevent thromboemoblisms. The question whether to stopExpand
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Antigen-presenting activity of draining lymph node cells from mice painted with a contact allergen during ultraviolet carcinogenesis.
The induction of skin cancers in mice by chronic UV irradiation is accompanied by a decrease in the numbers of Ia+ and Thy-1+ dendritic cells in the epidermis early in the course of UV irradiation.Expand
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Late‐Onset Granulomatous Reaction to Artecoll
BACKGROUND Artecoll is permanent filler that is used for the correction of facial wrinkles. It has been used mainly in Europe in the last 9 years. It is a suspension of 25% polymethylmethacrylateExpand
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Epidermolytic hyperkeratosis type PS‐1 caused by aberrant splicing of KRT1
Mutations in the keratin 1 (KRT1) gene underlie epidermolytic hyperkeratosis (EHK). This autosomal dominant disorder is characterized by phenotypic heterogeneity. In the present study, we assessed aExpand
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Cloxacillin-induced cholestatic jaundice.
A case of cholestatic jaundice after cloxacillin treatment is presented. Hepatotoxicity due to the drug was confirmed by inadvertent rechallenge and strongly positive tests for macrophage migrationExpand
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Prevalence of varicocele in young Israeli men.
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