Svetlana Kavaklieva

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BACKGROUND The practice of insertion of foreign bodies in the penis is well documented, but the clinical characteristics of penile foreign-body granuloma (FBG) and social motivation of the patients has not been studied in large groups. OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical and epidemiological profile of patients with penile(More)
The acral peeling skin syndrome (APSS) is a rare autosomal recessive disorder clinically characterized by asymptomatic desquamation of the skin limited to the hands and feet and histologically by cleavage at the stratum granulosum and stratum corneum level [Kiritsi et al.: J Invest Dermatol 2010;130:1741-1746]. We report on a 10-month-old boy with a history(More)
Drug hypersensitivity syndrome (DHS) is believed to be an adverse idiosyncratic drug reaction associated mainly with administration of aromatic antiepileptic drugs, such as phenytoin, carbamazepine, phenobarbital, lamotrigine. The syndrome is defined by the clinical triad of fever, skin rash and internal organ involvement and can be life-threatening(More)
The epidermal nevus syndrome is a disease complex consisting of the association of an epidermal nevus with various developmental abnormalities of the skin, eyes, nervous, skeletal, cardiovascular, and urogenital systems. The epidermal nevi are classified according to their predominant component; nevus sebaceus (sebaceous glands), nevus comedonicus (hair(More)
porokeratosis with calcipotriol Editor, Disseminated superficial actinic porokeratosis (DSAP) is the most common type of porokeratosis. It is related to sun exposure and an autosomal dominant inheritance pattern is recognized. No ideal treatment of this clonal disorder of keratinization exists. We describe a patient in whom the complete resolution of(More)
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