Human immunodeficiency virus, hepatitis B virus, hepatitis C virus, and syphilis co-infections among patients with anogenital warts in Tabriz, Iran Sara Saniee , Hamideh Herizchi-Qadim1, Mohammadreza Ranjkesh1, Niloofar Afshari1, Ghazaleh Davarnia1, Elham Nahchami1, Davood Ahmadi-Maleki1, Neda Razaghi1, Sahar Ebrahimi1, Asal Sadri1, Leila Hatamnejad1, Mir Ahad Mousavi1 1 Department of Dermatology, School of Medicine, Tabriz University of […]

Coexistance of Pemphigus Vulgaris and Psoriasis in a Middle Aged Man Sara Saniee, Armaghan Ghareaghaji Zare Abstract Psoriasis and pemphigus vulgaris are two inflammatory and autoimmune diseases. Their concomitant occurrence in one patient is very rare. We describe a 57-year-old patient with a history of severe plaque type psoriasis for 2 years. After a few […]

Expression of cyclooxygenase-2 in melanocytic skin lesions by immunohistochemistry Armaghan Ghareaghaji Zare, Effat Khodayiani , Sara Saniee, Shahla Talghini Abstract Introduction: cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) is involved in pathogenesis of various tumors and possibly malignant skin tumors including malignant melanoma; however, there is not enough information about COX-2 expression in benign melanocytic lesions. In the present study […]

Necrolytic Migratory Erythema Associated With Glucagonoma Syndrome Sara Saniee, Yalda Saniee, Armaghan G Zare, Ghazaleh Davarnia Abstract Necrolytic migratory erythema (NME) is a rare cutaneous manifestation that may present as the first sign of glucagonoma syndrome. Glucagonoma syndrome is associated with alpha-cell pancreatic tumor, increased glucagon in blood and skin rash (NME). NME is usually […]

Pulmonary Langerhans cell histiocytosis with Skin involvement; an amazing case report Sara Saniee, Niloofar Afshari, Saeed Kashefi Abstract Introduction: Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) is a rare disease characterized by infiltration of large mononuclear or dendritic cells in one or more organs. Lung can be involved alone or with other organs in this complication. Case report: […]

Real life management of chronic urticaria: Multicenter and cross sectional study on patients and dermatologists in Iran Alireza Firooz, AliAsghar Akhlaghi, Pejman Golbidi, Marzieh Pourjafari, Fahimeh Abdollahimajd, Hamideh Azimi, Mahnaz Banihashemi, Farshid Darvish Damavandi, Abdol Reza Erfani, Saeedeh Farajzadeh, Mohammadreza Ghassemi, Mehdi Gheisari, Khalilollah Hamedpour, Farhad Handjani, Seyed Ali Hashemi, Hamideh Herizchi, Fariba Iraji, Homa […]

Scleromyxedema without Paraproteinemia: Treatment with Thalidomide and Prednisolone Sara Saniee, Ghazaleh Davarnia Abstract Scleromyxedema is a rare and distinctive variant of cutaneous mucinoses of unknown etiolo-gy. It is presenting with generalized papular eruption and sclerodermoid induration. Numer-ous treatment modalities have been reported to produce partial or permanent responses. This study reports on a case of […]

Thyroid Dysfunction in Alopecia Areata Sara Saniee, Armaghan Ghareaghaji Zare, Afsaneh Radmehr Abstract Objective: Alopecia areata (AA) is commonly associated with autoimmune disorders such as thyroid dysfunction. This paper aims to evaluate thyroid dysfunction in AA patients among the Iranian population. Material and Methods: In this case-control study, 80 AA patients were recruited along with […]

Comparing the Efficacy of Topical Terbinafine 1%Cream with Topical Ketoconazole 2%Cream and Placebo in the Treatment of Facial Seborrhoeic Dermatitis HamidehHerizchi, Shahla Babaie Nejad, Sara Saniee Abstract Background and Objectives: Previous uncontrolled trials have suggested that topical terbinafine 1% cream could be useful in the treatment of seborrhoeic dermatitis. The aim of the present study was […]

Evaluating the serum zinc and vitamin D levels in alopecia areata Sara Saniee, Armaghan Ghareaghaji Zare, Afsaneh Radmehr Abstract: Background: Alopecia areata (AA) is a common localized nonscarring hair loss. Vitamin D and such trace elements as zinc have significant immunomodulatory roles and are reduced in many autoimmune diseases. We aim to evaluate the zinc […]