International Journal of Dermatology

Cover image for Vol. 56 Issue 5

Editor-in-Chief: Dr Rokea A. el-Azhary, Mayo Clinic, USA

Impact Factor: 1.415

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 36/61 (Dermatology)

Online ISSN: 1365-4632

Virtual Issues

Virtual Issues from International Journal of Dermatology

Tropical Medicine and Dermatology,

Published: 07 May 2010

Edited By: Dr Lawrence E. Gibson


The International Journal of Dermatology has a historic interest in tropical skin diseases and dermatology from all areas of the globe. This Virtual Issue pulls together a selection of recent tropical medicine articles published in the Journal.

The role of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine in developing countries
Max Kling, Joshua A. Zeichner

Cutaneous acanthamebiasis infection in immunocompetent and immunocompromised patients
Carlos Galarza, Willy Ramos, Ericson L. Gutierrez, Gerardo Ronceros, Maria Teran, Martha Uribe, Marcos 0209avincopa, Alex G. Ortega-Loayza

A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of oral procyanidin with vitamins A, C, E for melasma among Filipino women
Evangeline B. Handog, Dulce Amor Vivan F. Galang, Maria Azirrel de Leon-Godinez, Gertrude P. Chan

Treatment of Old World cutaneous leishmaniasis with dapsone, itraconazole, cryotherapy, and imiquimod, alone and in combination
Nawaf Al-Mutairi, Mazen Alshiltawy, Mohamed El Khalawany, Arun Joshi, Bayoumy Ibrahim Eassa, Yashpal Manchanda, Samir Gomaa, Ibrahim Darwish, Manish Rijhwani

Histoid leprosy: the impact of the entity on the postglobal leprosy elimination era
Virendra N. Sehgal, Govind Srivastava, Navjeevan Singh, Pullabatla V. S. Prasad

Acne vulgaris in Nigerian adolescents 0150 prevalence, severity, beliefs, perceptions, and practices
Husain Yahya

The insecticidal activity of four medicinal plants against the blowfly Lucilia sericata (Diptera: Calliphoridae)
Hanem Fathy Khater, D. F. Khater

Eumycotic mycetoma caused by Madurella mycetomatis successfully treated with antifungals, surgery, and topical negative pressure therapy
Guadalupe E. Estrada-Chavez, Maria Elisa Vega-Memije, Roberto Arenas, Guadalupe Chavez-Lopez, Roberto Estrada-Casta0241on, Ramon Fernandez, Roderick Hay, Judith Dominguez-Cherit

Chromoblastomycosis: combined treatment with pulsed itraconazole therapy and liquid nitrogen cryotherapy
Ranthilaka R. Ranawaka, Nishan Amarasinghe, Dantha Hewage

Onchocerciasis: developments in diagnosis, treatment and control
Peter Stingl

Atypical forms of lupus vulgaris 0150 a case series
Mohanan Saritha, Basheer Ahamed Parveen, Venkatesan Anandan, Malathy R. Priyavathani, Karuvelan G. Tharini

Management of chronic diseases: an overview of the Brazilian governmental leprosy program
Aieska D. Souza, Rokea A. el-Azhary, Norma Tiraboschi Foss

Polymerase chain reaction compared to other laboratory findings and to clinical evaluation in the diagnosis of cutaneous tuberculosis and atypical mycobacteria skin infection
Cristina Martinez Zugaib Abdalla, Zilda Najjar Prado de Oliveira, Mirian N. Sotto, K0225tia Ramos Moreira Leite, Fl0225vio Canellas Canavez, Cl0225udia Muraro de Carvalho

Lobomycosis in Venezuela
Alberto E. Paniz-Mondolfi, Oscar Reyes Jaimes, Luisana D0225vila Jones