DOI: fmicb.2017.01381 PMCID: PMC5524737 PMID: 28790988 Emergence and potential transfer of antibiotic resistance in skin microorganisms is of current concern in medicine especially in dermatology contexts where long term treatment with antibiotics is common. Remarkably, non-antibiotic therapy in the form of isotretinoin – a non-antimicrobial retinoid is effective at reducing or eradicating …Read More »
Wide range of age of onset and low referral rates to psychiatry in a large cohort of acne excoriée at a Swiss tertiary hospital.
DOI: 09546634.2017.1364693 PMID: 28784003 Repetitive skin manipulation is the key symptom in skin picking disorder (SPD), or acne excoriée des jeunes filles Brocq. The diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (DSM-5) has recognized SPD as an independent disease, namely an obsessive-compulsive disorder. Thus, psychiatric treatment is indicated. Therefore, in a …Read More »
DOI: oamjms.2017.144 PMCID: PMC5535690 PMID: 28785365 We present a 55-year-old male patient – a smoker, admitted to a Medical Institute of MVR (Ministry of the interior, Sofia, Bulgaria), on occasion of pain and swellings, located in the area of both axillae, accompanied by purulent discharge, with bloody admixtures. Bilateral localised cystic rose …Read More »
Skin microneedling plus Platelet-Rich Plasma versus skin microneedling alone in the treatment of atrophic post acne scars: a split face comparative study.
DOI: 09546634.2017.1365111 PMID: 28782384 Acne scarring is a permanent disfiguring sequel, which can take varied morphological forms. Many therapeutic measures have been performed to improve acne scarring such as microneedling. Our objective is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of microneedling alone versus microneedling in combined with platelet rich plasma in …Read More »
DOI: s10103-017-2294-7 PMID: 28776112 The utility of laser therapy is increasingly being recognized in the treatment of active acne vulgaris. We aimed to perform a narrative review of the medical literature on the use of laser therapy for the treatment of active acne vulgaris. We performed a PubMed literature search on …Read More »
A case of bronchiolitis obliterans organising pneumonia associated with SAPHO (synovitis-acne-pustulosis-hyperostosis-osteitis) syndrome.
DOI: bcr-2017-219822 PMID: 28765183 A 57-year-old woman with SAPHO (synovitis-acne-pustulosis-hyperostosis-osteitis) syndrome presented with recurrent episodes of pneumonia. She was treated with multiple courses of antibiotics with no success. The transbronchial biopsy undertaken via bronchoscopy revealed organising pneumonia (OP). She was treated with steroids and responded well with full clinical recovery and …Read More »
Evaluation of sequential effect of isotretinoin on the hematologic parameters in patients with acne vulgaris.
DOI: 15569527.2017.1359837 PMID: 28743196 Isotretinoin is the most effective drug for acne with some side effects. Few studies exist regarding the effects of isotretinoin on hematological parameters with different results. Mostly, baseline values with a single value during or at the end of the treatment were compared. In this study, we …Read More »
Treatment of Facial Acne Scarring With Fractional Carbon Dioxide Laser in Asians, a Retrospective Analysis of Efficacy and Complications.
DOI: DSS.0000000000001219 PMID: 28746258 Fractional carbon dioxide (CO2) laser resurfacing unites the idea of fractional photothermolysis with an ablative 10,600-nm wavelength. This technology permits effective treatment of acne scarring, with shorter recovery and a decreased side effect profile as compared to traditional CO2 laser resurfacing. Ochi H, Tan L, Tan WP, Goh CLRead More »
Quality of Life, Anxiety Prevalence, Depression Symptomatology and Suicidal Ideation among Acne Patients in Lithuania.
DOI: jdv.14477 PMID: 28710837 We aimed to determine the prevalence of anxiety, depression symptomatology and suicidal ideation among patients with acne and the impact of this skin condition on the quality of life in Lithuania. Lukaviciute L, Navickas P, Navickas A, Grigaitiene J, Ganceviciene R, Zouboulis CCRead More »
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