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Name: International wound journal
Necrobiosis lipoidica diabeticorum (NLD) is a chronic granulomatous dermatitis generally involving the anterior aspect of the shin, that arises in 0.3-1.2% of patients with diabetes mellitus (1). The ...
Necrobiosis lipoidica (NL) is a rare granulomatous condition. Current knowledge of its key features is based on a limited number of studies and case reports, leading to wide variability in the charact...
Keratoacanthoma centrifugum marginatum (KCM) is a rare variant of keratoacanthoma (KA), characterized by progressive peripheral growth, and usually devoid of deep invasion. Different systemic (oral re...
Pemphigus vulgaris (PV) is an autoimmune intraepithelial bullous disease that affects the skin and mucous membranes. Typically, the management of PV is challenging, with systemic corticosteroids being...
This study investigates the efficacy of secukinumab in necrobiosis lipoidica diabeticorum (NLD).
This is an open-label study that will evaluate the safety of PCS499 for the treatment of necrobiosis lipoidica (NL) and will inform the design of future studies. Approximately 12 NL patien...
56 patients with scleredema diabeticorum will be selected to receive treatment of tranilast. After a period of time ,we can determine the efficacy of the drug by detecting the the thicknes...
The purpose of this protocol is: 1. To quantify the prevalence of adherence to topical mesalamine in patients with UC 2. To describe the determinants of medication adherence in patie...
Describe the proportion of patients with ulcerative colitis (UC) treated with vedolizumab (VDZ) who achieve mucosal healing at week 54 of treatment.
A degenerative disease of the dermal connective tissue characterized by the development of erythematous papules or nodules in the pretibial area. The papules form plaques covered with telangiectatic vessels. More than half of the affected patients have diabetes.
Fluorides, usually in pastes or gels, used for topical application to reduce the incidence of DENTAL CARIES.
A group of conditions due to overexposure to or overexertion in excess environmental temperature. It includes heat cramps, which are non-emergent and treated by salt replacement; HEAT EXHAUSTION, which is more serious, treated with fluid and salt replacement; and HEAT STROKE, a condition most commonly affecting extremes of age, especially the elderly, accompanied by convulsions, delusions, or coma and treated with cooling the body and replacement of fluids and salts. (From Segen, Dictionary of Modern Medicine, 1992)
A system of therapeutics founded by Samuel Hahnemann (1755-1843), based on the Law of Similars where "like cures like". Diseases are treated by highly diluted substances that cause, in healthy persons, symptoms like those of the disease to be treated. The dilutions are repeated so many times that there is less than one molecule per dose and it is suggested that benefit is from the energetic life force of the original substance.
Sodium or potassium salts of long chain fatty acids. These detergent substances are obtained by boiling natural oils or fats with caustic alkali. Sodium soaps are harder and are used as topical anti-infectives and vehicles in pills and liniments; potassium soaps are soft, used as vehicles for ointments and also as topical antimicrobials.