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Xeroderma, literally meaning "dry skin", is a condition involving the integumentary system, which in most cases can safely be treated with emollients and/or moisturizers. Xeroderma occurs ...
DelveInsight's, Atonic Neurogenic BladderPipeline Insights, 2017, report provides in depth insights on the pipeline drugs and their development activities around the Atonic Neurogenic Bladder. The D...
(MedPage Today) -- Case Findings: A 7-year-old boy was brought to the pediatrician by his mother. They had recently resettled in the United States after more than a year in a crowded refugee camp. His...
Learn about dandruff and psoriasis of the scalp. Compare the causes and treatments for both conditions, and understand more about scalp-care.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared marketing of the Paxman Scalp Cooling System, a scalp cooling technology that was developed to reduce hair loss in breast cancer patients underg...
A novel formulation of ingenol disoxate shows promise for treating actinic keratosis on the balding scalp of men. The British Journal of Dermatology
Journal Nursing diagnoses in adult/elderly patients undergoing outpatient antineoplastic chemotherapy: a review Volumetric arc therapy for total scalp irradiation: case report for a recurrent basal ...
A pioneering scalp cooling treatment that prevents alopecia in breast cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy will be showcased at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) for the first time s...
Supportive cancer care experts have established a website where patients and caregivers can share their experiences with scalp cooling for chemotherapy-induced hair loss. Medscape Medical News
Nearly 20% of melanomas occur on the head and neck area(1) but only 2-5% arise on the scalp.(2) Several studies reported a worse prognosis of scalp melanoma compared to other body sites, being unclear...
Efficient delivery of anti-dandruff (AD) actives into the scalp follicular infundibulum as well as onto the scalp surface is critical for the efficacy of AD shampoos. A method involving scalp cyanoacr...
The skin of the scalp differs from the skin on the other areas of the body because of a higher density of hair follicles and higher sebum production. These, together with the presence of hair, provide...
Large scalp soft tissue defects can present difficulties with reconstruction. The ideal flap for scalp reconstruction has yet to be described although the latissimus dorsi flap is frequently referred ...
Surgery for scalp malignancies is aimed at the complete resection and a good aesthetic outcome. The goal was to develop an algorithm for scalp reconstruction based on the authors' surgical experience.