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Introduction: Antifungals are one of the most widely used drugs in dermatology practice for dermatophytosis. Oral antifungal therapy against superficial dermatophytosis is generally associated with a low incidence of adverse events in an immunocompetent population. However, lately, cutaneous adverse drugs reactions (CADRs) have been reported with varying incidence rates in the patients on oral antifungal therapy with many uncommon morphological patterns. The present, observational study was cond...
Lichen planus is a chronic inflammatory disease, which involves skin, mucous membrane, and nails. Prevalence of oral lichen planus varies between 0.5% and 2.6% of adult population worldwide with overall female preponderance. It is considered as a potentially malignant disorder with rate of transformation to oral cancer varying between 0.5% and 2%. Oral lichen planus may either be unilateral or bilateral, or may involve multiple sites. Although the exact etio-pathogenesis of this condition is unk...
Published on Mar 1, 2019in Indian Dermatology Online Journal
Iffat Hassan7
Estimated H-index: 7
(Government Medical College, Srinagar),
Yasmeen J Bhat1
Estimated H-index: 1
(Government Medical College, Srinagar)
+ 4 AuthorsInam Ul Haq (Government Medical College, Srinagar)
Background: Vitamin D has stimulatory and protective effects on melanocytes and acts through its nuclear vitamin D receptor (VDR) on target cells. Various single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in VDR genes have been described. Aims: The aim was to study and compare the association of SNP of BsmI/Apa-I/TaqI/FokI/Cdx2 in VDR gene as well as the plasma vitamin D levels in vitiligo patients and healthy controls. Methods: This was a case-control study, in which 100 patients of vitiligo and an equal ...
Published on Mar 1, 2019in Indian Dermatology Online Journal
Suruchi Garg , Ankita Sangwan1
Estimated H-index: 1
Background: Diet has an important role to play in the well-being of human body. Aims: The study intends to establish the “hypothesis of conscious, selective, and self-destruction i.e., deregulated autophagy of skin and hair in low dietary protein scenario” by determining the facial profile, clinical presentation, and histopathological correlation of deficient protein intake and missing of meals in a tertiary care aesthetic skin institute. Methods: A total of 98 patients of skin- and hair-related...
Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is the commonest endocrine disorder in women having wide range of clinical manifestation. These women may present with reproductive, dermatological, metabolic, psychological, or neoplastic implications from adolescence to menopause. The common dermatological manifestations include hirsutism, acne, alopecia, or acanthosis nigricans. Women presenting with these dermatological manifestations must be evaluated for PCOS. A multidisciplinary team approach involving a...
Published on Mar 1, 2019in Indian Dermatology Online Journal
Shagufta Rather2
Estimated H-index: 2
(Government Medical College, Srinagar),
Safia Bashir1
Estimated H-index: 1
(Government Medical College, Srinagar)
+ 1 AuthorsIffat Hassan7
Estimated H-index: 7
(Government Medical College, Srinagar)
The presentation of cutaneous leishmaniasis (CL) varies from asymptomatic erythematous papules to nodulo-ulcerative forms over the exposed parts of body, generally healing slowly in 3–12 months. Besides, rare and atypical presentations of disease are being reported that pose both a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge especially in nonendemic areas. There has been an increase in the incidence of CL in our region over the past decade, and most of our patients belong to district Kupwara which is t...
Deepak Jakhar2
Estimated H-index: 2
,
Ishmeet Kaur2
Estimated H-index: 2
(UCMS: University College of Medical Sciences),
Sidharth Sonthalia7
Estimated H-index: 7
Published on Mar 1, 2019in Indian Dermatology Online Journal
Mp Singh (AIIMS, New Delhi), Sv Choudhary (AIIMS, New Delhi), Jk Chaurasia (AIIMS, New Delhi)
Syringocystadenoma papilliferum (SCAP) is a hamartoma of apocrine sweat gland origin, occurring predominantly in children, in the head and neck region. SCAP can arise or coexist with both benign and malignant tumors. We report herein an extremely rare case of squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) arising in SCAP growth located in unusual supragluteal region in an elderly Indian male. A wide surgical excision of the growth was performed which upon histopathological examination revealed the confirmatory d...
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