Kurtuluş Didem Yazganoğlu

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BACKGROUND Vascular lesions can be the presenting sign of Behçet's disease (BD) preceding classical symptoms. The aim of this study was to evaluate the prevalence and types of vascular involvement in BD. METHODS Among 2319 patients diagnosed with BD according to the criteria of the International Study Group for BD, 332 patients (279 male, 53 female) with(More)
BACKGROUND Mycosis fungoides (MF) is the most common type of cutaneous T-cell lymphomas in adults. In the recent past, several reports have focused on an increased prevalence of MF in children. OBJECTIVE The present study was aimed to evaluate the clinical characteristics, treatment modalities and disease progression in childhood MF patients from Turkey.(More)
phosphamide, interferon-alfa and gemcitabine and 16 patients had a complete remission. In our study the diagnosis of SPTLab (and not cd) was clear (negativity of d-PCR in patients 1, 2, 4 or positivity of the bF1 staining in patient 3). Although two of our patients had some features of haemophagocytic syndrome, neither had enough criteria to make this(More)
© 2008 The Authors JEADV 2009, 23, 441–496 Journal compilation © 2008 European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology with a chronic conjunctival and corneal inflammation, and with subsequent scarring. Application of tacrolimus ointment on eyelids is a promising treatment of AKC in patients with both blepharitis and keratoconjunctivitis.2–7 Tacrolimus(More)
Multiple cutaneous neuromas are rarely seen in dermatology practice. We report a case of multiple cutaneous neuromas, macular amyloidosis (MA), and medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) and discuss the interrelationship of the associated conditions. Multiple endocrine neoplasia 2 (MEN 2) is a hereditary syndrome that comprises MEN 2A, MEN 2B, and familial MTC.(More)
BACKGROUND Nevus sebaceus (NS) is a congenital hamartomatous lesion, usually involving the scalp or the face. Various benign and malignant neoplasms can develop in association with NS, the most common being trichoblastoma, syringocystadenoma papilliferum, viral warts and basal cell carcinoma (BCC). PATIENTS AND METHODS We retrospectively examined the(More)
BACKGROUND Hanifin and Rajka's criteria (HRC) are the gold standard for the diagnosis of atopic dermatitis (AD). Apart from the age-related distribution and typical morphology of the lesions as defined in one of the major criteria of HRC, patients may also show nontypical morphology and localization. AIM The aim of this study was to find the frequency of(More)