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Hyperpigmentation

Known as: Hypermelanosis, Hypermelanoses, HYPERPIGMENTATION SKIN 
Excessive pigmentation of the skin, usually as a result of increased epidermal or dermal melanin pigmentation, hypermelanosis. Hyperpigmentation can… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
BACKGROUND Microneedling is a minimally invasive procedure that uses fine needles to puncture the epidermis. The microwounds… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Melasma is a common acquired condition of symmetric hyperpigmentation, typically occurring on the face, with higher prevalence in… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Bioactive compounds from natural sources, due to their widely-recognized benefits, have been exploited as cosmeceutical… Expand
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Review
2012
Review
2012
There is a mutualistic symbiotic relationship between the components of the photoreceptor/retinal pigment epithelium (RPE)/Bruch… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
We show here that inducible expression of Braf(V600E) off the endogenous Braf gene in mouse melanocytes stimulates skin… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Whether to continue oral anticoagulant therapy beyond 6 months after an "unprovoked" venous thromboembolism is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
UV-induced pigmentation (suntanning) requires induction of alpha-melanocyte-stimulating hormone (alpha-MSH) secretion by… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Gingival hyperpigmentation may cause esthetic problems and embarrassment, especially in patients with a gummy smile. This report… Expand
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Review
1995
Review
1995
A common detection and classification system is needed for epidemiologic studies of age-related maculopathy (ARM). Such a grading… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND Melasma and postinflammatory pigmentation are cosmetic problems with limited options for treatment. OBJECTIVE To… Expand
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