Xeroderma Pigmentosum – A Multidisciplinary Approach

Xeroderma Pigmentosum – A Multidisciplinary Approach

December 11, 2013 at 11:11 PM 0 comments

Mieran Sethi,1 Alan R. Lehmann,1,2 Hiva Fassihi1 1. National Xeroderma Pigmentosum Service, Department of Photodermatology, St John’s Institute of Dermatology, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Trust, London, UK 2. Genome Damage and Stability Centre, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, UK Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Received: 01.10.2013 Accepted: 06.11.13 Citation:Read More

Resistance to Targeted Therapies in Melanoma – New Insights

Resistance to Targeted Therapies in Melanoma – New Insights

November 19, 2013 at 10:47 PM 0 comments

Giuseppe Palmieri,1 Maria Colombino,1 Maria Cristina Sini,1 Antonella Manca,1 Paolo Antonio Ascierto,2 Antonio Cossu3 1. Institute of Biomolecular Chemistry, National Research Council, Region Baldinca, Sassari, Italy 2. National Cancer Institute “G. Pascale” Foundation, Napoli, Italy 3. University Hospital, Sassari, Italy Disclosure: Paolo Antonio Ascierto is a consultant of Bristol Myers Squibb,Read More

Skin Reactions Secondary to Anticancer Agents

Skin Reactions Secondary to Anticancer Agents

November 11, 2013 at 10:52 PM 0 comments

Gabriella Fabbrocini,1 Rosanna Izzo,2 Luigia Panariello,3 Giuseppe Monfrecola4 1. Associate Professor, Venereal and Cutaneous Diseases, Division of Dermatology and Venereology, Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, University of Naples ‘Federico II’, Italy 2. Doctor, Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, University of Naples ‘Federico II’, Italy 3. Specialist, Clinical Dermatology, UniversityRead More

Psoriasis and Comorbidities

Psoriasis and Comorbidities

October 25, 2013 at 11:16 PM 0 comments

Arzu Kılıç, Seray Cakmak Associate Professor, Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Dermatology Clinic, Ankara, Turkey Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Received: 20.08.13 Accepted: 25.10.13 Citation: EMJ Dermatol. 2013;1:78-85. Abstract Psoriasis is a chronic inflammatory disease which is a result of complex interactions between genetic, environmental, and immunological factors.Read More

New Trends in Cellulitis

New Trends in Cellulitis

October 25, 2013 at 11:14 PM 0 comments

Laura Atzori, Francesca Manunza, Monica Pau Department of Dermatology, University of Cagliari, Italy Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Received: 21.08.13 Accepted: 25.10.13 Citation: EMJ Dermatol. 2013;1:64-76. Abstract Cellulitis is a severe infection of the soft tissues, with a variable aetiology from Gram-positive to Gram-negative bacteria and deep fungal infections,Read More

Nail Changes in Recent and Old Leprosy Patients

Nail Changes in Recent and Old Leprosy Patients

October 21, 2013 at 11:04 PM 0 comments

José M. Ramos,1 Francisco Reyes,2 Isabel Belinchón3 1. Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital General Universitario de Alicante, Alicante, Spain; Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Miguel Hernández University, Spain; Medical-coordinator, Gambo General Rural Hospital, Ethiopia 2. Medical Director, Gambo General Rural Hospital, Ethiopia 3. Department of Dermatology, Hospital General Universitario de Alicante, Alicante,Read More