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Mucocutaneous manifestations of cocaine abuse: a review

Mucocutaneous manifestations of cocaine abuse: a review

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It seems important to understand and recognize all the mucocutaneous manifestations of cocaine abuse which have been reported in the literature to clarify and to help dermatologists in their daily practice...

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Serum levels of tumor necrosis factor-alpha in patients with psoriasis before, during and after narrow-band UVB phototherapy

Serum levels of tumor necrosis factor-alpha in patients with psoriasis before, during and after narrow-band UVB phototherapy

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We investigate serum levels of tumor necrosis factor-? (TNF-?) in psoriatic patients before and after NB-UVB phototherapy...

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An open-label exploratory study evaluating the efficacy and safety of ingenol mebutate gel 0.05% for the treatment of verruca vulgaris

An open-label exploratory study evaluating the efficacy and safety of ingenol mebutate gel 0.05% for the treatment of verruca vulgaris

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A recent case study series provided evidence for the efficacy of ingenol mebutate against anogenital warts...

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Gender differences in genital lichen sclerosus

Gender differences in genital lichen sclerosus

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Studies specifically conducted to assess gender differences in genital lichen sclerosus (GLS) are not available. This multicenter study aimed to identify possible gender-related differences on GLS clinical features, history and course,...

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Dermoscopic Features of Basal Cell Carcinoma on the Lower Limbs: A Chameleon!

Dermoscopic Features of Basal Cell Carcinoma on the Lower Limbs: A Chameleon!

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Lower limbs represent an uncommon location for basal cell carcinoma (BCC) and only few reports have described dermoscopic features of BCC in this body site. Since BCCs of the lower limbs frequently display nonclassic BCC dermoscopic cr...

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Dermoscopy features of atypical fibroxanthoma: A multicenter study of the International Dermoscopy Society

Dermoscopy features of atypical fibroxanthoma: A multicenter study of the International Dermoscopy Society

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This was a case-control study. Atypical fibroxanthoma lesions were compared with a control group with non-melanoma skin cancer...

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Childhood trauma and resilience in psoriatic patients: A preliminary report

Childhood trauma and resilience in psoriatic patients: A preliminary report

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The aim of the study was to investigate childhood trauma and resilience in a psoriatic sample compared with healthy controls. Correlations between childhood trauma, resilience, quality of life, clinical data and psoriatic features were...

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Risk of Serious Infection in Patients with Psoriasis Receiving Biologic Therapies: A Prospective Cohort Study from the BADBIR

Risk of Serious Infection in Patients with Psoriasis Receiving Biologic Therapies: A Prospective Cohort Study from the BADBIR

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Serious infection is a concern for patients with psoriasis receiving biologic therapies. We assessed the risk of serious infections for biologics used to treat psoriasis by comparison with a cohort receiving non-biologic systemic thera...

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Wide skin markings pattern: melanoma descriptor or patient-related factor? reply from the authors

Wide skin markings pattern: melanoma descriptor or patient-related factor? reply from the authors

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We read with great interest the letter by Rishpon and Colleagues on our paper titled "Uncovering the diagnostic dermoscopic features of flat melanomas located on the lower limbs"...

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Chronic urticaria and the metabolic syndrome: a cross-sectional community-based study of 11 261 patients

Chronic urticaria and the metabolic syndrome: a cross-sectional community-based study of 11 261 patients

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Objective: evaluate the association between CU and metabolic syndrome and its components in a large community?based medical database...

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Association of Psoriasis With Comorbidity Development in Children With Psoriasis

Association of Psoriasis With Comorbidity Development in Children With Psoriasis

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Objective: determine the risk of elevated lipid levels (hyperlipidemia/hypertriglyceridemia), hypertension, metabolic syndrome, polycystic ovarian syndrome, diabetes, nonalcoholic liver disease, and elevated liver enzyme levels in chil...

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Do perioperative antibiotics reduce the risk of surgical-site infections following excision of ulcerated skin cancers? A Critically Appraised Topic

Do perioperative antibiotics reduce the risk of surgical-site infections following excision of ulcerated skin cancers? A Critically Appraised Topic

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Aim: review the efficacy of perioperative antibiotics in reducing the risk of surgical-site infections (SSIs) following excision of ulcerated skin cancers...

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Epidemiology of atopic dermatitis in adults: results from an international survey

Epidemiology of atopic dermatitis in adults: results from an international survey

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Prevalence of adult AD ranged from 2.1% to 4.9% across countries. Severe AD represented a small proportion of the overall AD population regardless of measure or region....

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Alopecia areata: an appraisal of new treatment approaches and overview of current therapies

Alopecia areata: an appraisal of new treatment approaches and overview of current therapies

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The second article in this continuing medical education series describes the evidence supporting new treatment methods, among them Janus kinase inhibitors...

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Cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma: management of advanced and high-stage tumors

Cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma: management of advanced and high-stage tumors

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While the majority of cutaneous squamous cell carcinomas (cSCCs) can be treated surgically, the additional work-up and treatments indicated for high-risk cSCC remain undefined...

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Cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma: incidence, risk factors, diagnosis, and staging

Cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma: incidence, risk factors, diagnosis, and staging

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Cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (cSCC), a malignant proliferation of cutaneous epithelium, represents 20% to 50% of skin cancers...

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Diagnosis and management of moderate to severe adult atopic dermatitis

Diagnosis and management of moderate to severe adult atopic dermatitis

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A consensus by the Italian Society of Dermatology and Venereology (SIDeMaST), the Italian Association of Hospital Dermatologists (ADOI), the Italian Society of Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology (SIAAIC), and the Italian Society o...

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Risk of infection in patients with atopic dermatitis treated with dupilumab: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Risk of infection in patients with atopic dermatitis treated with dupilumab: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

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Objective: determine the impact of dupilumab on rates of skin and other infections in patients with moderate-to-severe AD...

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Alopecia areata: disease characteristics, clinical evaluation, and new perspectives on pathogenesis

Alopecia areata: disease characteristics, clinical evaluation, and new perspectives on pathogenesis

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Part one of this two-part continuing medical education series describes the epidemiology, clinical evaluation, prognosis, and recent advancements in the understanding of the pathogenesis of AA...

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