Zari Javidi

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BACKGROUND Development of skin neoplasms is one of the most important chronic complications of radiation therapy. Basal cell carcinoma (BCC) is the most frequent carcinoma occurring at the region of the body to which radiotherapy was delivered. AIM The aim of this study was to evaluate clinical and histological aspects of basal cell carcinoma in patients(More)
Acute hemorrhagic edema of infancy is a distinctive, cutaneous small vessel leukocytoclastic vasculitis of young children with dramatic characteristic skin findings. It is characterized by low- grade fever, erythematous edema, and purpuric lesions mainly on the face and extremities. Visceral involvement is uncommon, and spontaneous recovery usually occurs(More)
OBJECTIVES Cutaneous leishmaniasis is a common parasitic disease which is endemic in some parts of the world. In vitro and in vivo studies have shown azithromycin efficacy on some Leishmania species. Because of structural similarity between clarithromycin and azithromycin and efficacy of clarithromycin against intracellular organisms and due to the absence(More)
Sir, Vitiligo is disfiguring in all races, particularly in patients with darker skin, because of stronger contrasts. Patients suffer from poor body image and low self-esteem and also experience a considerable level of psychological burden.[1] Moreover, in Iran, there is a strong negative public attitude toward this disease. Since ancient times, patients(More)
Epidermolytic hyperkeratosis presents with perinuclear vacuolization of the keratinocytes in spinous and granular layers, keratinocytes with ill-defined limits, which leads to a reticulate appearance of the epidermis, an increased number of variously shaped and sized basophilic keratohyalin granules and the same sized eosinophilic trichohyalin granules, at(More)
266 Ann Dermatol Received March 13, 2012, Revised September 2, 2012, Accepted for publication September 9, 2012 Corresponding author: Majid Ghayour-Mobarhan, Biochemistry of Nutrition Research Center, Faculty of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Science, Mashhad, Iran. Tel: 98-511-8829261, Fax: 98-511-8827040, E-mail: This is an(More)
UNLABELLED Mammary and extramammary Paget's diseases are rare neoplasms of epidermis and mucosal epithelium. Due to their nonspecific and variable clinical view, they have differential diagnosis with eczema, melanoma, Bowen's disease, etc. To the best of our knowledge, no such study has been performed in Iran regarding the prevalence, clinical aspects,(More)
BACKGROUND The role of nutritional factors including trace elements has been reported in the pathogenesis of many autoimmune diseases. OBJECTIVE Regarding the relatively high prevalence of pemphigus vulgaris in Iran, we investigated the serum levels of zinc and copper as two important trace elements, together with the oxidative stress status in patients(More)
Method: Two hundred and nine patients who were diagnosed with precancerous lesions and referred to the dermatology department of Imam Reza hospital from 1997 to 2007 were studied. Study parameters included participants’ age, sex and occupation, type of precancerous skin lesion, clinicopathological type of the lesion and location. The data was collected from(More)