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The incidence and significance of birthmarks in a cohort of 4,641 newborns.
An unselected cohort of 4,641 newborns was ascertained prospectively for the purpose of detecting any cutaneous lesion. These were catalogued into pigmented lesions, vascular lesions, and… Expand
Disseminated visceral Kaposi's sarcoma. Appearance after human renal homograft operation.
A rare neoplasm, disseminated visceral Kaposi's sarcoma, appeared rapidly during the late rejection of a homograft kidney in a 35-year-old Negro woman. No evidence of tumor was present in the… Expand
Long-term selenium exposure.
- C. Diskin, C. L. Tomasso, J. Alper, M. Glaser, S. E. Fliegel
- Archives of internal medicine
- 1 July 1979
Metabolic pathways and toxic effects of long-term selenium exposure in animal models and humans have both similarities and significant differences. In animal models the target organ is the liver, in… Expand
Acute granulomatous hepatitis in the course of acquired toxoplasmosis.
TOXOPLASMIC hepatitis has been described as a clinical entity,1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 usually as the primary manifestation of acute, acquired toxoplasmosis without adenopathy. Hepatitis can occur also as a… Expand
Osteomyelitis complicating Mohs' chemosurgery.
We report a case of osteomyelitis complicating Mohs' surgery for recurrent basal cell carcinoma of the forehead. The need for immediate versus delayed repair after this type of surgery is discussed.… Expand
Treatment of advanced mycosis fungoides and Sézary syndrome with continuous infusions of methotrexate followed by fluorouracil and leucovorin rescue.
BACKGROUND AND DESIGN The treatment of advanced mycosis fungoides is a therapeutic challenge. A variety of treatment approaches have been used. In our experience, chemotherapy has been most useful.… Expand
Birthmarks with serious medical significance: nevocullular nevi, sebaceous nevi, and multiple café au lait spots.
Birthmarks of potential medical significance were identified among 4,641 newborn infants: 1.1% had a nevocellular nevus and 0.3% had a sebaceous nevus; 1.8% of black infants, but no white infants,… Expand
Moist wound healing under a vapor permeable membrane.
- J. Alper, E. A. Welch, M. Ginsberg, H. Bogaars, P. Maguire
- Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
- 1 March 1983
Ten ambulatory patients with unilateral and eight with bilateral ulcers of various etiologies were studied to determine the effects of keeping a wound bed moist under a water vapor and oxygen… Expand
Ichthyosiform dermatosis, keratitis, and deafness.
Two patients had an unusual ichthyosiform dermatosis, neurosensory deafness, and vascularizing keratitis. There was no family history of the disorder and no consanguinity. A squamous cell carcinoma… Expand