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Original Source: Demodex mites: Facts and controversies.

Because Demodex mites are ubiquitous, their potential as human pathogens has often been ignored. This contribution focuses on the growing body of evidence linking Demodex mites with various skin disorders. Histologically, spongiosis and lymphoid inflammation are regularly seen in follicles containing Demodex mites. In animals, they are well established as a cause of mange, and a human counterpart-demodectic alopecia-appears to exist. There is also a statistical association between Demodex mite density and r...

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January 21, 2015 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Cosentyx (secukinumab) to treat adults with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis. Psoriasis is a skin condition that causes pa...

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Uncontrolled hypertension highest among patients with moderate-to-severe psoriasis

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Recently added to the BioPortfolio report store, Psoriasis Partnering 2009-2014 is a new report from Current Partnering published on 2014-10-31. This 100+-page report is available from $695. Psorias...

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The Prevalence of Demodex sp. in Patients Admitted to the Parasitology Laboratory of the Dursun Odabaş Medical Center in Yüzüncü Yıl University, Van.

Objective: The aim of the study was to determine the prevalence of Demodex sp. in patients referred fom the Dermatology Outpatient Clinic to the Parasitology Laboratory, Dursun Odabaş Medical Center ...

Investigation of demodex species frequency in patients with a persistent itchy ear canal treated with a local steroid.

Objective: To investigate the frequency of demodex species in the external acoustic meatus in patients with an itchy ear canal. Methods: Patients were assigned to one of three groups. Group one consis...

Neutrophilic Sebaceous Adenitis With Intralobular Demodex Mites: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.

: A 61-year-old white man presented with a 1-week history of an asymptomatic erythematous, annular plaque with minimal scale limited to the nasal bridge. Histological examination showed a mixed infilt...

Corticosteroid and fragrance allergy exacerbating scalp psoriasis.

Increasing evidence indicates that allergic contact dermatitis can worsen pre-existing psoriasis. The authors highlight a delayed-hypersensitivity reaction to a common psoriasis medication and discuss...

Psoriasis and comorbidities: links and risks.

Psoriasis is a chronic inflammatory skin disease affecting approximately 2% of the population worldwide. In the past decade, many studies have drawn attention to comorbid conditions in psoriasis. This...

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