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Subcision and Microneedling as an Inexpensive and Safe Combination to Treat Atrophic Acne Scars in Dark Skin: A Prospective Study of 45 Patients at a Tertiary Care Center

Subcision and Microneedling as an Inexpensive and Safe Combination to Treat Atrophic Acne Scars in Dark Skin: A Prospective Study of 45 Patients at a Tertiary Care Center

| August 1, 2019

by Shashank Bhargava, MD; Ujjwal Kumar, MD; and Krishnendra Varma, MD Bhargava, Kumar, and Varma are with the Department of Dermatology at R.D. Gardi Medical College in Ujjain, India. FUNDING: No funding was provided for this study. DISCLOSURES: The authors have no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this article. ABSTRACT: Background. Acne scars are […]

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Impact of Smoking and Alcohol Use on Facial Aging in Women: Results of a Large Multinational, Multiracial, Cross-sectional Survey

Impact of Smoking and Alcohol Use on Facial Aging in Women: Results of a Large Multinational, Multiracial, Cross-sectional Survey

| August 1, 2019

by Greg D. Goodman, MD; Joely Kaufman, MD; Doris Day, MD; Robert Weiss, MD; Ariane K. Kawata, PhD; Julia K. Garcia, PhD; Samantha Santangelo, PhD; and Conor J. Gallagher, PhD Dr. Goodman is with Monash University in Clayton, Australia and Skin & Cancer Foundation Inc., in Carlton, Australia. Dr. Kaufman is with Skin Associates of South Florida […]

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Definition, Association with Malignancy, Biologic Behavior, and Treatment of Ectopic Extramammary Paget’s Disease:  A Review of the Literature

Definition, Association with Malignancy, Biologic Behavior, and Treatment of Ectopic Extramammary Paget’s Disease: A Review of the Literature

| August 1, 2019

by Chase A. Scarbrough, DO; Abby Vrable, DO; and David R. Carr, MD Drs. Scarbrough and Carr are with the Division of Dermatology at the Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. Dr. Vrable is with the Department of Dermatology at Boston Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts.  FUNDING: No funding was provided for this study. DISCLOSURES: […]

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Polypodium Leucotomos Extract (PLE): New Study Gives Evidence-based Insight into “Ain’t Nothing Like the Real Thing”

Polypodium Leucotomos Extract (PLE): New Study Gives Evidence-based Insight into “Ain’t Nothing Like the Real Thing”

| August 1, 2019

by James Q. Del Rosso, DO Dr. Del Rosso is with JDR Dermatology Research and Thomas Dermatology in Las Vegas, Nevada and is Adjunct Clinical Professor of Dermatology at Touro University Nevada in Henderson, Nevada. FUNDING: No funding was provided in support of this article.  DISCLOSURES: Dr. Del Rosso serves as a consultant to Ferndale […]

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Innumerable Squamous Cell Carcinomas in Vietnam War Veteran Exposed to Chemical Defoliants

Innumerable Squamous Cell Carcinomas in Vietnam War Veteran Exposed to Chemical Defoliants

| August 1, 2019

by Jennifer DeSimone, MD, and Meghan Beatson, BS Dr. DeSimone is with Inova Schar Cancer Institute in Fairfax, Virginia, and the Department of Dermatology at Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine in Richmond, Virginia. Ms. Beatson is with the George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, DC; the Department of Dermatology at Alpert Medical […]

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Self Injection of Topical Skin Preparation by Patient Seeking Facial Volume Enhancement: A Case Report

Self Injection of Topical Skin Preparation by Patient Seeking Facial Volume Enhancement: A Case Report

| August 1, 2019

by David S. Martin, MD, FACS; HaoWei Han, MS; and Kimberly L. Farley, MSN, FNP-BC Dr. Martin and Ms. Farley are with Middle Tennessee Plastic Surgery in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Mr. Han is with the Debusk School of Osteopathic Medicine, Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate, Tennessee. FUNDING: No funding was provided for this study. DISCLOSURES: The […]

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Regarding recently published article on Safety and Efficacy of Aminolevulinic Acid 10% Topical Gel versus Aminolevulinic Acid 20% Topical Solution Followed by Blue-light Photodynamic Therapy for Treatment of Actinic Keratosis

Regarding recently published article on Safety and Efficacy of Aminolevulinic Acid 10% Topical Gel versus Aminolevulinic Acid 20% Topical Solution Followed by Blue-light Photodynamic Therapy for Treatment of Actinic Keratosis

| August 1, 2019

Dear Editor: In their article, “Safety and efficacy of aminolevulinic acid 10% topical gel versus aminolevulinic acid 20% topical solution followed by blue-light photodynamic therapy for the treatment of actinic keratosis on the face and scalp: A randomized, double-blind study,” Nestor et al assessed the response of actinic keratosis (AK) lesions in two 25-cm2 areas […]

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