European Journal of Dermatology

European Journal of Dermatology

Volume 15, issue 5, September-October 2005


Volume 15, issue 5, September-October 2005


Article The Ehlers-Danlos syndrome – phenotypic spectrum and molecular genetics (p.311-2)
Jouni Uitto

Review article

Article Transglutaminases in skin epidermis (p.313-9)
Kiyotaka Hitomi

Article Pruritus in pregnancy and childhood – do we really consider all relevant differential diagnoses? (p.320-31)
Elke Weisshaar, Thomas L Diepgen, Thomas A Luger, Stephan Seeliger, Ralf Witteler, Sonja Ständer

Genes and skin

Article Identification of a novel splice site mutation in the human hairless gene underlying atrichia with papular lesions (p.332-8)
Mauro Paradisi, Maureen Massé, Amalia Martinez-Mir, HaMut Lam, Cristina Pedicelli, Angela M Christiano

Article Confirmation of the association between male pattern baldness and the androgen receptor gene (p.339-40)
Etgar Levy-Nissenbaum, Michal Bar-Natan, Moshe Frydman, Elon Pras

Article Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome in a monozygotic male twin: supportive evidence for the concept of paradominant inheritance (p.341-3)
Thomas Hofer, Jorge Frank, Peter H Itin

Article Clinical and molecular abnormalities in lipoid proteinosis (p.344-6)
S Desmet, SA Devos, I Chan, T Hamada, I Dhooge, JA Mcgrath, JM Naeyaert

Article Keratitis-ichthyosis-deafness syndrome in association with follicular occlusion triad (p.347-52)
Laura Maintz, Regina C Betz, Jean-Pierre Allam, Jörg Wenzel, Axel Jaksche, Nicolaus Friedrichs, Thomas Bieber, Natalija Novak

Article An Ehlers-Danlos syndrome type VIA patient with cystic malformations of the meninges (p.353-8)
Heather N Yeowell, Linda C Walker, Luitgard M Neumann


Article Long-term use of penicillin for the treatment of chronic plaque psoriasis (p.359-62)
VN Saxena, J Dogra

Article Necrobiotic xanthogranuloma-rapid progression under treatment with melphalan (p.363-5)
Mirjana Ziemer, Ulrich Wedding, Christina S Sander, Peter Elsner

Article Alefacept modifies long-term disease severity and improves the response to other treatments (p.366-73)
MWF Van Duijnhoven, EMGJ de Jong, WJ Gerritsen, MC Pasch, PCM Van de Kerkhof

Article Recurrence rate of superficial basal cell carcinoma following successful treatment with imiquimod 5% cream: interim 2-year results from an ongoing 5-year follow-up study in Europe (p.374-81)
Harald Gollnick, Carlos Guillén Barona, Ronald GJ Frank, Thomas Ruzicka, Mosaad Megahed, Veronica Tebbs, Mary Owens, Patti Stampone

Clinical report

Article Prevalence of skin infections in sheltered homeless of Marseilles (France) (p.382-6)
Sékéné Badiaga, Amélie Menard, Hervé Tissot Dupont, Isabelle Ravaux, Didier Chouquet, Céline Graveriau, Didier Raoult, Philippe Brouqui

Article The importance of socio-economic status and individual characteristics on the prevalence of head lice in schoolchildren (p.387-92)

Article Pedunculated verrucous carcinoma of the thigh (p.393-5)
A Shimizu, A Tamura, S Tanaka, T Syuto, Y Nagai, O Ishikawa

Article Combination of massive mucinosis, dermatomyositis, pyoderma gangrenosum-like ulcer, bullae and fatal intestinal vasculopathy in a young female (p.396-400)
Guan-Yu Chen, Ming-Fei Liu, J Yu-Yun Lee, WenChieh Chen

Article An unusual cause of skin “tumours” in a renal transplant recipient (p.401-3)
Anshu Awasthi, Ritambhra Nada, Somesh Gupta, Vinay Sakhuja, Kusum Joshi

Article Phytodermatitis caused by Ceratocephalus falcatus (Ranunculacea) (p.404-5)
Semsettin Karaca, Mustafa Kulac, Hudaverdi Kucuker

Article Cutaneous alternariosis with chronic granulomatous disease (p.406-8)
Takeshi Uenotsuchi, Yoichi Moroi, Kazunori Urabe, Shuji Fukagawa, Gaku Tsuji, Tetsuo Matsuda, Masutaka Furue

Article Multiple haemorrhagic-like cutaneous metastasis of malignant melanoma (p.409-10)
Olivier Dereure, Véronique Blatiere, Bernard Guillot

Letter to the editor

Article Complete remission in a patient with angiosarcoma by the combination of OK-432, rhIL-2, and radiotherapy (p.411-3)
Tomoko Inaba, Kei-ichi Yamanaka, Kunihiko Asahi, Youichi Omoto, Kenichi Isoda, Daniel Hurwitz, Thomas S Kupper, Hitoshi Mizutani

Book Review

Article Book Review (p.414)
Jean Kanitakis