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Diagnosing erythrodermic cutaneous T-cell lymphoma
Summary of inaugural meeting of the Skin Care in Organ Recipients Group, UK, held at the Royal Society of Medicine, 7 October 2004
Fumarate hydratase mutations and predisposition to cutaneous leiomyomas, uterine leiomyomas and renal cancer
Tumour-infiltrating lymphocytes and melanoma tumorigenesis
Gene expression profiling of the ageing rat vibrissa follicle
Human mesenchymal stem cells successfully improve skin-substitute wound healing
CDK5 regulates cell–cell and cell–matrix adhesion in human keratinocytes
Novel mutations in the EDAR gene in two Pakistani consanguineous families with autosomal recessive hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia
Mild recessive epidermolytic hyperkeratosis associated with a novel keratin 10 donor splice-site mutation in a family of Norfolk terrier dogs
Extracorporeal photopheresis affects interleukin (IL)-10 and IL-12 production by monocytes in patients with chronic graft-versus-host disease
Induction of a chemoattractive proinflammatory cytokine response after stimulation of keratinocytes with Propionibacterium acnes and coproporphyrin III
Plaque psoriasis vs. atopic dermatitis and lichen planus
Symptoms associated with malignancy of peripheral nerve sheath tumours
A new endogenous retroviral sequence is expressed in skin of patients with psoriasis
A study of PSORS1C1 gene polymorphisms in Chinese patients with psoriasis
Epidermolysis bullosa naevi reveal a distinctive dermoscopic pattern
‘Atrophic telogen effluvium’ from cytotoxic drugs and a randomized controlled trial to investigate the possible protective effect of pretreatment with a topical vitamin D3 analogue in humans
Keratinocytes cultured from patients with Hailey–Hailey disease and Darier disease display distinct patterns of calcium regulation
Prognostic factors and prediction of prognosis by the CTCL Severity Index in mycosis fungoides and Sézary syndrome
Additive impairment of the barrier function by mechanical irritation, occlusion and sodium lauryl sulphate in vivo
Contact dermatitis to hair dyes in a Danish adult population
Cilomilast, tacrolimus and rapamycin modulate dendritic cell function in the elicitation phase of allergic contact dermatitis
Self-reported skin morbidity and mental health. A population survey among adults in a Norwegian city
Epidemiology and morbidity of scabies and pediculosis capitis in resource-poor communities in Brazil
Efficacy and safety of methotrexate in recalcitrant cutaneous lupus erythematosus
A randomized placebo-controlled double-blind study of levamisole in the treatment of limited and slowly spreading vitiligo
Systemic eight-cycle anti-CD20 monoclonal antibody (rituximab) therapy in primary cutaneous B-cell lymphomas – an applicational observation
Genetic heterogeneity and exclusion of a modifying locus at 2q in a family with autosomal dominant primary erythermalgia
First report on autochthonous urease-positive Trichophyton rubrum (T. raubitschekii) from South-east Europe
Pegylated liposomal doxorubicin in stage IVB mycosis fungoides
Primary cutaneous B-cell lymphoma associated with actinic prurigo
Confetti-like lesions with hyperkeratosis
Cutaneous granulomas associated with primary immunodeficiency disorders
Dermoscopy for challenging melanoma; how to raise the ‘red flag’ when melanoma clinically looks benign
Successful liposomal amphotericin B treatment of Leishmania braziliensis cutaneous leishmaniasis
Chemotherapeutic experience in indeterminate cell histiocytosis
Mycosis fungoides-associated follicular mucinosis under adalimumab
The association of naevus lipomatosus with pilosebaceous abnormalities including fibrofolliculoma
Nodal marginal zone lymphoma in association with hydroa vacciniforme-like papulovesicular eruption, hypersensitivity to mosquito bites and insect bite-like reaction
Successful infliximab therapy of psoriasis vulgaris and psoriatic arthritis in a patient with cirrhosis
Paraneoplastic pemphigus associated with follicular dendritic cell sarcoma and Castleman disease
Chronic urticaria responding to subcutaneous heparin sodium
Persistent acantholytic dermatosis and extensive lentiginous ‘freckling’
Persistent acantholytic dermatosis and extensive lentiginous ‘freckling’
Ectopic hair on the glans penis
Longitudinal melanonychia and pseudo-Hutchinson sign associated with amlodipine
Lupus vulgaris caused by Mycobacterium bovis ssp. caprae
Infliximab in the management of severe pemphigus vulgaris
Methysergide-induced scleroderma-like changes of the legs
Cutaneous reaction induced by vincristine
Thiodiglycolic acid as a possible causative agent of fixed drug eruption provoked only after continuous administration of S-carboxymethyl-L-cysteine
Masked penicillin exposure leading to intensive care unit treatment
T1796A BRAF mutation is absent in Merkel cell carcinoma
Bullous systemic lupus erythematosus with autoantibodies recognizing bullous pemphigoid antigen 1
Undiagnosed Hailey–Hailey disease causing painful erosive skin changes during patch testing
Treatment with gefitinib (ZD 1839) in a patient with advanced cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma
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