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Calcium Hydroxylapatite Over a Decade of Clinical Experience

| January 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jani van Loghem, MD; Yana Alexandrovna Yutskovskaya, MD; Wm. Philip Werschler, MD Dr. Loghem is from Doctors Inc., Amsterdam, The Netherlands; Dr. Yutskovskaya is from Pacific State Medical University of Health Ministry of Russia, Vladivostok, Russia. Dr. WerschlerUniversity of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington Disclosure: Dr. van Loghem is a consultant for Merz Aesthetics. Dr. […]

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Papular Scars: An Addition to the Acne Scar Classification Scheme

| January 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Stephanie D. Gan, MD; Emmy M. Graber, MD, MBA To the editor: Acne is one of the most common skin diseases, affecting more than 90 percent of adolescents.[1] The severity of acne in adolescents increases with advancing maturity through the teenage years.[2] Although the prevalence and severity of acne scarring in the population is not […]

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Assessment of a Diagnostic Predictive Probability Model Provided by a Multispectral Digital Skin Lesion Analysis Device for Melanoma and Other High-risk Pigmented Lesions and its Impact on Biopsy Decisions

| December 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

by Richard R. Winkelmann, DO; Jane Yoo, MD, MPP; Natlie Tucker, BS; Richard White, MS; Darrell S. Rigel, MD, MS Richard R. Winkelmann, DO, is from Rigel Dermatology, New York, New York; Jane Yoo, MD, MPP, is from Department of Dermatology, Yale School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut; Natalie Tucker, BS, MELA Sciences […]

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Tolerability and Pharmacokinetics of Ingenol Mebutate 0.05% Gel Applied to Treatment Areas up to 100cm2 on the Forearm(s) of Patients with Actinic Keratosis

| December 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

aLAWRENCE ANDERSON, MD; bMICHAEL JARRATT, MD; cGEORGE SCHMIEDER, DO; dSTEPHEN SHUMACK, MB, BS; eJANELLE KATSAMAS; ePETER WELBURN, PhD aDermatology Associates of Tyler, Texas; bDermResearch Inc., Austin, Texas; cPark Avenue Dermatology, Orange Park, Florida; dUniversity of Sydney, Sydney, Australia; eLEO Pharma Pty Ltd, Brisbane, Australia Disclosure: See author disclosures at the end of this article. The […]

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Efficacy, Safety, and Out-of-pocket Costs are the Most Important Factors to Patients in Choosing a Psoriasis Therapy

| December 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

aAaron M. Secrest, MD, PhD; bAli Matinrazm, MD, MPH; bLaura K. Ferris, MD, PhD aDepartment of Dermatology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah; bDepartment of Dermatology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Disclosure: Dr. Ferris has served as an investigator for Janssen, Amgen, Abbott, Pfizer, Celegene, and LEO Pharmaceuticals. Drs. Secrest and Matinrazm report no […]

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Radiation-induced Breast Telangiectasias Treated with the Pulsed Dye Laser

| December 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anthony M. Rossi, MD; Kishwer S. Nehal, MD; Erica H. Lee, MD Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Division of Dermatology, New York, New York Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest. Abstract Background and objectives: Radiation dermatitis is a frequent sequela of adjuvant radiation therapy for breast cancer. Clinical manifestations include prominent telangiectasias […]

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Autologous Therapies in Dermatology

| December 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sumir Kumar, MD; Bharat Bhushan Mahajan, MD; Sandeep Kaur, MBBS; Amarbir Singh, MD GGS Medical College & Hospital, Department of Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology, Faridkot, Punjab, India Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest. Abstract Autologous therapy is a therapeutic intervention that uses an individual’s cells or tissues, which are processed outside the […]

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