International Journal of Clinical Dermatology

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Volume 7, Issue 1, June 2024

  • Research Article

    Efficacy and Safety of Combination Treatment of Oral Terbinafine and Itraconazole in Patients with Extensive Superficial Dermatophytes

    Mohammad Enamul Hoque*, Suraiya Akhter, Wahida Rahman, Md. Mominul Hoque

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, June 2024
    Pages: 1-5
    Received: 8 January 2024
    Accepted: 24 January 2024
    Published: 5 February 2024
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    Abstract: Background: Dermatophytosis, a prevalent fungal infection, is instigated by species like Trichophyton, Epidermophyton and Microsporum. The current approach for treating dermatophytosis involves a blend of systemic and topical antifungal therapies, applicable to all patients except those with localized, untreated Tinea. Notably, there is a growing i... Show More
  • Research Article

    Use of Abzolem ® in Pressure Injuries: Experience of an Exploratory Study

    Fernando Valenzuela*, Catalina Retamal Altbir, Dan Hartmann Schatloff, Roberto Bustos, Nicolas Moya

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, June 2024
    Pages: 6-10
    Received: 22 January 2024
    Accepted: 1 February 2024
    Published: 20 February 2024
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    Abstract: Introduction: Pressure injuries represent a significant and prevalent public health problem in bedridden and institutionalized patients. The correct management of pressure injuries is essential for preventing complications, enhancing patient well-being, and reducing the overall burden on healthcare systems. It underscores the importance of a holist... Show More
  • Research Article

    A Qualitative Study on the Perception of Atopic Dermatitis by Malagasy Young Patients Regarding Self-Management

    Naina Harinjara Razanakoto*, Fandresena Arilala Sendrasoa, Tsiory Iarintsoa Razafimaharo, Mendrika Fifaliana Rakotoarisaona, Herin’Ny Fitiavana Princia Andriatahina, Tiana Sylvia Rasolofonarivo, Fenohasina Rakotonandrasana, Leophonte Samison Ramily, Rakotomanana Mbolatiana Kiady Armando, Voahanginirina Nathalie Ralimalala, Volatantely Tobiniaina Ratovonjanahary, Moril Sata, Onivola Raharolahy, Malalaniaina Andrianarison, Irina Mamisoa Ranaivo, Lala Soavina Ramarozatovo, Fahafahantsoa Rabenja Rapelanoro

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, June 2024
    Pages: 11-15
    Received: 14 February 2024
    Accepted: 1 March 2024
    Published: 13 March 2024
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    Abstract: Atopic dermatitis (AD) is a chronic disease that usually begins in childhood and can persist at any age. It is essential for adolescents entering to adulthood to have a complete understanding of this disease, including its self-management responsibilities. This study aimed to explore Malagasy adolescents and young adults’ perceptions of atopic derm... Show More
  • Research Article

    Treatment Adherence Among Malagasy Patients with Atopic Dermatitis Seen at the Department of Dermatology, Antananarivo, Madagascar

    Naina Harinjara Razanakoto*, Fandresena Arilala Sendrasoa, Mendrika Fifaliana Rakotoarisaona, Tsiory Iarintsoa Razafimaharo, Leophonte Samison Ramily, Rakotomanana Mbolatiana Kiady Armando, Voahanginirina Nathalie Ralimalala, Volatantely Tobiniaina Ratovonjanahary, Moril Sata, Onivola Raharolahy, Malalaniaina Andrianarison, Irina Mamisoa Ranaivo, Lala Soavina Ramarozatovo, Fahafahantsoa Rabenja Rapelanoro

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, June 2024
    Pages: 16-23
    Received: 16 February 2024
    Accepted: 1 March 2024
    Published: 13 March 2024
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    Abstract: Atopic dermatitis (AD) is a chronic inflammatory skin disorder characterized by intense pruritic eczematous lesions. Poor adherence to treatment is a major factor limiting treatment outcomes in patients with AD. This study aimed to assess treatment adherence in Malagasy patients with AD. It was conducted over one year in children and adult patients... Show More
  • Case Report

    Eruptive Xanthomas – A Case Report with a Review of the Literature

    Balkis El Darawish, Valentina Broshtilova, Irina Yungareva, Nencho Smilov, Aleksandar Trenovski, Yoanna Velevska, Sonya Marina*

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, June 2024
    Pages: 24-29
    Received: 15 April 2024
    Accepted: 10 May 2024
    Published: 30 May 2024
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    Abstract: Eruptive xanthomas are most often the result of impaired lipid metabolism. They can be caused by a primary dysregulation in lipid metabolism (familial hyperlipoproteinemias) or by an increase in serum lipids from concomitant diseases (diabetes mellitus, obesity, chronic renal failure, nephrotic syndrome, pancreatitis, hypothyroidism, rarely hyperth... Show More