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Dermatology Research and TherapyISSN: 2469-5750


 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5750/1510041

A Relapsing Polychondritis and Malignancies: A Case Report and Review of Literature

Ben Salah Raida, Cherif Yosra, Frikha Faten, Snoussi Mouna, Jallouli Moez, Marzouk Sameh and Bahloul Zouhir

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: December 17, 2016

Some case reports and series presumed a link between malignancy and relapsing polychondritis. The most frequent described neoplasms have been hematological disorders especially myelodysplastic syndromes. Less commonly have also been reported solid neoplasms as colorectal cancer like our patient. We suggest that patients with RP should be monitored more carefully even in remission for early detection of cancer....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5750/1510040

Case of Angiolymphoid Hyperplasia with Eosinophilia Associated with Anti-TNF Inhibitor

Neeraj Singh, Britta Sundquist and Prashant Kaushik

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: December 14, 2016

Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia (ALHE) is a rare, benign condition featuring nodular or papular lesions of the dermis, subcutaneous tissue, and adjacent lymph nodes, commonly affecting the head and neck. The etiology is unknown, but case reports have thus far demonstrated an idiopathic origin. We describe here a case of ALHE occurring as an adverse effect of anti-tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-α) inhibitor use, which has not previously been reported. An 81-year-old man with a ...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5750/1510039

Dermatitis Herpetiformis: A Cutaneous Gluten-Related Disorder with Possible Exception in Asian Patients

Chika Ohata

Article Type: Mini Review | First Published: November 30, 2016

Dermatitis herpetiformis (DH) is an autoimmune bullous disease characterized by intensely pruritic, chronic, and recurrent vesicles on extensor surfaces such as the elbows, knees, and buttocks. The collection of neutrophils at the papillary tips is the typical histopathological finding, and a characteristic diagnostic feature is granular immunoglobulin A deposition in the papillary dermis by direct immunofluorescence....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5750/1510038

Two-Year Evaluation of Either Bilobed Flap or Full Thickness Skin Graft as a Closure Technique of the Nasal Tip

Marius A Kemler

Article Type: Original Article | First Published: November 23, 2016

Skin cancer frequently occurs at or around the tip of the nose. Repair of small surface defects after resection of skin cancer therefore form an everyday problem to the plastic surgeon. The nose has a number of characteristics that make it unique when planning for reconstruction of surgical defects. The skin over the lower third of the nose has limited mobility and, therefore, cannot be easily recruited for closure of anything but small defects....

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