Egyptian Dermatology Online Journal, Volume 4 Number 1

King Tutankhamen

Other Issues


June 2013
An open-access, refereed publication
intending to enhance communication
between Egyptian dermatologists and the world.


A biannual scientific journal issued every June and December.



Clinical studies

1. Thyroid profile in lichen planus patients from kashmir valley
Javaid Sultan, Sheikh Manzoor, Seema Qayoom, Yasmeen Jabeen

2. Evaluation of Cupping Therapy in Some Dermatoses
Moetaz El-Domyati, Fatma Saleh, Manal Barakat and Nageh Mohamed

3. Dermatology Life Quality Index in Patients Infected with HIV: A Comparative Study
C Indra Kanmani, Carounanidy Udayashankar and Amiya Kumar Nath

4. The road less travelled: A social and demographic profile of
HIV- infected children accessing care at tertiary care centre in North India
Meenal Gupta, K.J.P.S. Puri, Karnail Singh, Suhail Malhotra
5. Electrocardiographic and Biochemical Adverse Effects of Meglumine Antimoniate During the Treatment of
Syrian Cutaneous Leishmaniasis Patients
Siavash M. Shanehsaz and Silva Ishkhanian

6. Some Trace Elements' Level in Alopecia Areata
Amal Ahmad El-Ashmawy and Abdalla Mohamed Khedr

Case Reports

7. Neviod basal cell carcinoma (Gorlin) syndrome
G Smeeta, Mobarak Ahmed Khan, Janet Khalkho
8. Linear Acanthosis Nigricans
Amiya Kumar Nath and Carounanidy Udayashankar

9. Becker's nevus on the forearm
Kikkeri Narayanasetty Naveen, Varadraj V Pai, Spandana Hegde, Sharatchandra B Athanikar, Vidhisha Athanikar

10. Erythromelanosis follicularis faciei et colli
Deeptara Pathak Thapa and Anil kumar Jha

11. Pigmented Basal Cell Carcinoma with matrical differentiation
Pigmented Basal Cell Carcinoma with matrical differentiation: a unique, rare variant of basal cell carcinoma
Kanthilatha Pai , Padmapriya J, Swati Aggarwal, Lakshmi Rao



Egyptian Dermatology Online Journal, ISSN: 1687-3831

Honorary Editor: Arthur C Huntley, MD (USA)
Senior Editor: MA Abdallah MD (Egypt).
Editor: Galal Anani MD (Egypt).
Associate Editor: Mohamed A Abdel-Aal MD (Egypt).
Managing Editor: Mohamed Hany El-Tonsy  MD (Egypt).
Senior Assistant Editor: Amal Talaat Abdel-Rahman MD (Egypt).

Assistant Editor: Ahmed Mohsen Sadek M.Sc. (Egypt).

Web Development: Mohamed Salah Farid (Egypt).
Associate Editor: Ehab Mansi  MD (Egypt).
Founder and Publisher: Mohamed Hany El-Tonsy  MD (Egypt).
Dermatopathology: Hamza A. Raouf  MD (Egypt).
Dermatopathology Editor: David A Mehregan MD (USA)
Editor (Arabic): Mohamed A Abdel-Aal MD (Egypt).


Editorial Board (alphabetical listing)

Abdel-Aal El-Kamshoushi, MD (Egypt)

Moetaz Mostafa El-Domyati M.D (Egypt).

Abdel-Rehiem Abdallah, MD (Egypt)

Mohamed A  Abdel-Aal MD (Egypt)

Adel Alshafaei, MD (Egypt)

Mohamed A. Amer MD (Egypt)

Bakr El-Zawahri, MD (Egypt)

Mohamed El-Saad El-Rifaie MD (Egypt)

Bernhard Zelger (Austria)

Mohamed H El-Hefnawi, MD (Egypt)

Bettina Zelger (Austria)

Mohammad El-Darouti, MD (Egypt)

Daniel M. Siegel MD (USA)

Mostafa Aida, MD (Egypt)

Daniel Su (USA)

Mostafa H. Abo-Zeid, MD (Egypt)

David A Mehregan, MD (USA)

Nader Ragab MD (Egypt)

Diane Thaler, MD (USA)

Noah Scheinfeld, MD (USA)

Ehab Mansi  MD (Egypt)

Paula Karam, MD (Lebanon)

Fahd Abdulla  MD(Qatar)

Ralph M. Treb, MD (Switzerland)

Galal Anani MD (Egypt)

Rana Anadolu (Turkey)

Hamza A. Raouf  MD (Egypt)

Rino Cerio (UK)

Hussein Hassab-El-Naby, MD (Egypt)

Salah Mostafa, MD (Egypt)

John Le Gauy (Australia)

Saleh El-Shemi, MD (Egypt)

Karin Schallreuter (UK)

Saroop Singh Bansil (Kenya)

Keyvan Nouri, MD (USA)

Steven D. Emmet, MD (USA)

Koushik Lahiri, MD (India)

Tag Eldin Anbar, MD (Egypt)

M. Namir Shehade MD (Syria)

Tebebe Demane Berham, MD (Ethiopia)

Maged N Kamel Boulos, MBBCh, MSc (Derm & Vener), MSc (Med Inform), PhD (UK)

Torello Lotti, MD (Italy)

Mahira Hamdi Al-Sayed, MD (Egypt)

Uwe Wollina, MD (Germany)

Mahmoud Alramli MD (Egypt)

Yhia Dawlati, MD (Iran)

Marwa Abdallah, MD (Egypt)

W. P. Daniel Su, MD (USA)

Medhat El-Mofty MD (Egypt)

Wedad Z. Mostafa, MD (Egypt)


Technical Editors:

Mohamed S Farid (Egypt)

Hossam El-Deen Salem, Ph.D. (Egypt)

Mahmoud Abdallah, MD (Egypt)

Reham Nadi, M.B.B. Ch. (Egypt)

Wael Hosam El-Din, MD (Egypt)


Mohamed Hany El-Tonsy  MD

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