Liver spots

Known as: actinic lentigo, spot liver, liver spotting 
Benign, pigmented spots on the skin that are associated with aging and exposure to ultraviolet radiation from the sun. The spots are found on areas… (More)
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1947-2018
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2010
2010
BACKGROUND Cutaneous pigmentation is regulated by a complex melanogenic network in which both keratinocytes and fibroblasts… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Increased production and accumulation of melanin is characteristic of a large number of skin diseases, including… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND An important challenge facing clinicians is recognizing and distinguishing benign pigmented lesions from cutaneous… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Senile lentigo (SL) is a pigmentation disorder that occurs predominantly on the dorsa of the hands, the forearms and… (More)
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2005
2005
The development of effective skin-lightening agents is an increasingly important area of research aimed at the treatment of… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND There are very few data regarding sun exposure behaviour of patients with basal cell carcinoma (BCC) in central Europe… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND A matched case-control study was performed in Munich, Germany, in 1996-97 to evaluate the risk of cutaneous melanoma… (More)
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1997
1997
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE The Er:YAG laser is of special interest in dermatology and cosmetic surgery since it ablates and cuts… (More)
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1995
1995
BACKGROUND The role of benign melanocytic lesions as precursors and not only as risk markers for the development of cutaneous… (More)
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1992
1992
BACKGROUND The hyperpigmented lesions commonly called liver spots distress patients, in part because such lesions are associated… (More)
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