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DERMACON 2019 

Clarks Exotica Convention Resort & Spa, Bengaluru,  17 January 2019 -20 January 2019


Conferences
Steroid Topical Prescription by Doctors
Dr P Narsimha Rao, Hyderabad, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
Topical corticosteroid misuse is a very important issue related to our specialty.The topical corticosteroid is a key player in dermatology therapy.The sale of t ...MORE
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Face-to-Face with Dr Deepak Parikh
Dr DA Satish, Bengaluru, Dr Deepak Parikh, Mumbai, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology #Dermatology
Recipient of Prof KC Kandhari Foundation Award by IADVL Interviewed by Dr DA Satish, Co-chairperson-Dermacon International 2019, BengaluruDr Satish: Congratulat ...MORE
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Platelet Rich Plasma
Dr Shuken Dashore, Indore, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
Platelet rich plasma (PRP) is an efficacious, cost-effective and simple technique, which doesn’t need expensive instruments.In this era, where side effect ...MORE
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Apremilast
Dr KN Sarveswari, Chennai, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
Orally administered apremilast is an effective generally well-tolerated and convenient option for the treatment of many chronic inflammatory dermatoses. It does ...MORE
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Hills and Valleys Around the Eye
Dr Milind Naik, Hyderabad, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology #Ophthalmology
Under eye fat bags are compartmentalized and limited by orbital rim whereas fluid bags are diffuse, and extend beyond the rim.Fat bags worsen on looking up, and ...MORE
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Acne Surgery
Dr Pushpa KR, Bengaluru, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
Acne surgery is only an adjunct to medical therapy.Combination of various techniques gives better results.Prevents scarring and hastens recovery.Useful in patie ...MORE
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Role of Chemical Peels
Dr Rasya Dixit, Bengaluru, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
Chemical peels are the first step towards rejuvenation.It is an easy, office procedure, cost-effective.It can help with color and improving texture.It can easil ...MORE
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Management of Psoriasis in Special Scenarios
Dr Raghunatha Shivanna, Bengaluru, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
Management of psoriasis is based on children, pregnant and lactating women, elderly and comorbid conditions. The determinants of psoriasis are primary morpholog ...MORE
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Rituximab in Dermatology
Prof (Dr) Krina Bharat Patel, Ahmedabad, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
Rituximab is one of the most talked about medicine in dermatology in recent era of biological drugs and targeted molecules. It is used in day-to-day practice fo ...MORE
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Axillary Dermatoses - Hidradenitis Suppurativa and Hailey-Hailey Disease
Dr Vidya Kharkar, Mumbai, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology #Public Health
Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) is a chronic, painful, follicular occlusive disease that affects the Folliculopilosebaceous unit. The treatment goals are to treat ...MORE
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Miniature Punch Grafting in Vitiligo
Dr Koushik Lahiri, Kolkata, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
Mini grafting in vitiligo remains the easiest, fastest and cheapest of all surgical options in vitiligo.Stability must be assured before opting for surgical opt ...MORE
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Cryotherapy and Intralesional Injections
Dr Pavan Raj R, Bengaluru, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
Cryotherapy and intralesional injections are simple, safe and inexpensive office procedures which are an integral part of the dermatological therapeutic armamen ...MORE
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Cutaneous Window in Thyroid and Diabetes
Dr A Bhattacharyya, Bengaluru, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology #Diabetes and Endocrinology
There are pathologic correlations between skin and thyroid disorders like pretibial myxedema, onycholysis, hyperpigmentation while infective disorders of the sk ...MORE
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Hepatic and Renal Pruritus
Dr Asit Kumar Mittal, Udaipur, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology #Nephrology
In recent years, there is an attempt to better understand mechanism of itch in systemic itch.Disturbance in endogenous opioids both at the central and periphera ...MORE
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Stability Issues in Vitiligo
Dr Koushik Lahiri, Kolkata, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
When ultrastructural investigation facilities are available, an attempt should be made to clearly fathom stability, not merely on clinical grounds but along wit ...MORE
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Hair Loss in Children
Dr Manish K Shah, Mumbai, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology #Pediatrics
Androgenic hair loss can occur quite early in childhood and is not always associated with premature puberty.Adrenal tumors are a rare cause of poorly responsive ...MORE
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Genetics and Hair Loss
Dr Saumya Panda, Kolkata, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
New technologies have made unraveling genetic pathways in hair loss a practical proposition.Recent genetic analysis is providing evidence of activity of immune ...MORE
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Periorbital laser
Dr Namitha Prabhu, Bengaluru, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
The choice of laser depends on the etiology of periorbital melanosis (POM). Q-switched lasers and fractionated lasers are useful in treating pigmentary causes o ...MORE
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Minor Male Genital Surgery and Cyst Removal
Dr Hanuamnathaiah HC, Bengaluru, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
Common conditions requiring surgical interventions are median raphe cysts of penis, short fraenulum, paraphimosis, phimosis, steatocystoma multiplex/simplex of ...MORE
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Biologicals: Off Label Indication
Dr Brijesh Nair, Jaipur, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
Biologicals are cutting edge molecules which have added to the armamentarium of the treating dermatologist. The biologicals/biosimilars available in India inclu ...MORE
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Excess Androgens and Skin
Dr Ganapathi B, Bengaluru, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
Hyperandrogenism/hyperandrogenemia is the most common endocrinopathy among women of the reproductive age.It refers to classical androgen-dependent signs, such a ...MORE
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Atopic Dermatitis: What's New in Therapy?
Dr Thomas Ruzicka, Germany, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
Atopic eczema has high incidence, increasing in frequency, predominantly seen in children and shows a diminished quality of life. Basic dermatological therapy c ...MORE
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Chronic Balanitis
Dr (Prof) H Hanumanthappa, Mysore, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
Balanitis is inflammation of “Glans penis” and “Posthitis” is inflammation of “prepuce”.Both the areas are often affected to ...MORE
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Emerging Systemic Therapy: JAK Inhibitors
Dr Yashpal Manchanda, New Delhi, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
Janus kinase inhibitors also known as jakinibs, inhibit the kinase component of JAKs, thereby preventing them from phosphorylating and stopping the transduction ...MORE
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Chemical Peels for Body Rejuvenation
Dr KB Kavitha, Karur, Tamil Nadu, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
Nonfacial confine to light and medium depth peel.Conservative - less pilosebaceous units, thin skin, large surface area, dry. It requires more number of session ...MORE
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Management of Bullous Pemphigoid
Dr Muralidhar Rajagopalan, Chennai, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
Bullous pemphigoid: Localized/limited disease with mild activity.First choice: Super potent topical corticosteroids; in mild disease, on whole body except the f ...MORE
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Emerging Interventional Therapies for Warts
Dr Deepak Jakhar, New Delhi, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology #Infectious Diseases
Infection of the keratinocyte by human papilomavirus (HPV) is one of the most common skin diseases worldwide. It is spread by direct contact or via environment. ...MORE
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Recognizing Target Lesions in the Emergency Room
Dr Ronni Wolf, Israel, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology #Emergency Medicine
According to the consensus classification, categorization of these diseases is determined essentially by the percentage of skin detachment and by the semiology ...MORE
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Clinical Bedside Investigations and Light Microscopy for Hair
Dr Yasmeen Jabeen Bhat, Srinagar, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
Clinical bedside investigations should be practiced routinely in the evaluation of hair disorders.Their use may avert semi-invasive or invasive techniques like ...MORE
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Methods of Hair Evaluation
Sqn Ldr (Dr) Aseem Sharma, Mumbai, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
Hair evaluation methods form the core of trichologic diagnosis.A sequential and algorithmic approach should best be followed, to avoid misdiagnosis.Relatively n ...MORE
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Updates on Secukinumab
Dr Chandrashekhar BS, Bengaluru, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
IL-17 plays a significant role in the immune-pathogenesis of psoriasis.Secukinumab is a fully human monoclonal IgG1-k antibody that selectively binds to and inh ...MORE
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Masseter Hypertrophy
Dr KC Nischal, Bengaluru, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
Botulinum toxin injection for masseter hypertrophy is a simple, quick procedure that can change the outlook of an individual.Results of botulinum toxin for mass ...MORE
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Dermatological Drug Safety in Renal and Hepatic Failure
Dr May Augustine, Bengaluru, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
Multiple factors influence the safety of drugs in renal/hepatic impairment. With proper evaluation, patient selection and monitoring most drugs can be used safe ...MORE
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Presidential Address
Dr P Narasimha Rao, Hyderabad, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists & Leprologists (IADVL) is modeled on a federal structure with National IADVL body supporting its 24 sta ...MORE
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Melasma: A Challenging Journey
Dr Rashmi Sarkar, New Delhi, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology #Obstetrics and Gynecology
Melasma is more common in women; in India, men are also frequently affected.The main causative factors are sun-exposure and family history. Mustard oil applicat ...MORE
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Why Clinical Dermatology will Rule the Roost?
Prof Terence Ryan, Oxford, UK, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology
“India suffers today in the estimation of the world, more through the world’s ignorance of her achievements than in the absence or insignificance of ...MORE
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Acne Management - Translating Evidence into Practice
Dr DA Satish, Bengaluru, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology #Internal Medicine
Topical antibiotics should never be used alone. It should always be combined with topical benzoyl peroxide (BPO) or combination of BPO/retinoids.Systemic antibi ...MORE
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Is It the Right Time to Issue Guidelines for Treatment of Recalcitrant Dermatophytosis?
Dr Abir Saraswat, Lucknow, 21 January 2019
#Dermatology #Dermatology
The tinea epidemic is more than 5 years old.Difficulties in treatment arises due to:o  Rapidly progressive disease that spreads easily amongst contactso&nb ...MORE
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Vitiligo Management: What's New?
Dr Davinder Parsad, Chandigarh, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
There are not many effective therapies available.Effective treatment: Combination modalities.Benchmark in medical and surgical treatment: Narrow-band ultraviole ...MORE
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Basics of Dermoscopy
Dr Yasmeen Jabeen Bhat, Srinagar, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
Dermoscopy is a noninvasive diagnostic tool for dermatological disorders, similar to the stethoscope of general practitioners.Dermoscopic diagnosis is based on ...MORE
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Hidradenitis Suppurativa
Dr Rakesh Bharti, Amritsar, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
Successful treatment of hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) involves prevention of new lesions, minimization of the inflammatory component of the disease, the eradica ...MORE
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My Journey with Laser: A Long Drive for Two Decades
Dr Ganesh S Pai, Mangalore, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
Success is never owned, it’s rented and the rent is due every day.Armamentarium of devices for skin rejuvenation include EBD’s, fillers (volumetric, ...MORE
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Less Discussed Issues in Tinea
Dr Shyam Verma, Vadodara, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
Only one genotype of T. mentagrophytes found in all strains in all Indian centers!All isolates of T. mentagrophytes without a single exception belong to this gr ...MORE
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Management of Common Psychodermatological Conditions
Dr Smitha Prabhu, Manipal, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology #Psychiatry
Psychodermatology comprises of varying subsets of diseases where there is skin mind interaction.More than 80% people seeking psychodermatology consultation belo ...MORE
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Rejuvenation and Beyond: How to Look Young and Naturally Beautiful?
Dr Francesca Farnetani, Italy, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
The “tools of esthetics” include cosmetics, topical treatments, the use of physical (laser, LED) and chemical (peeling) therapies, injectables (fill ...MORE
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Plant-based Drugs in Dermatology
Dr Simi SM, Thiruvananthapuram, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology #Pathology and Lab Medicine
The anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial and antioxidant properties of botanicals are relevant in the management of skin diseases.Dithranol, salicylic acid, podophy ...MORE
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Etiology, Prevalence and Sensitivity Pattern of Dermatophytosis in India
Dr Sushil Tahiliani, Mumbai, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology #Infectious Diseases
Determining antifungal susceptibility of clinical dermatophytes is important to predict the ability of antifungal agents in eradicating dermatophytes and in man ...MORE
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Update on Etiopathogenesis of Vitiligo
Dr Torello Lotti, Italy, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
Vitiligo needs systemic treatment because it is a systemic disease.Correct pragmatic approach in case of vitiligo:o  Repigmentation firsto  Stop progr ...MORE
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Therapeutic Strategies to Treat Chronic Itch
Dr Asit Kumar Mittal, Udaipur, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
Therapy of chronic itch has moved beyond antihistamines.Most of chronic itch is nonhistaminergic.There is a need to understand that chronic itch can arise out o ...MORE
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Tear Trough, Forehead and Temple
Dr Hassan Galadari, Dubai, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
During recent years, the field of soft tissue augmentation has seen a boom in materials used and innovation in technique.A staple of treatment is addressing lof ...MORE
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Pharmacogenomics: The Next Frontier in Dermatologic Pharmacotherapy
Dr Yogesh S Marfatia, Vadodara, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology #Pharmacist
Genetic factors affect drug efficacy and toxicity and can decide individualized dose and predict relapse.Pharmacogenetics is the study of inter-individual varia ...MORE
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Focus on Apremilast in Dermatology - The Indian Scenario
Dr DA Satish, Bengaluru, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
Apremilast is a promising new small molecule and a valuable addition to the therapeutic armamentarium in psoriasis.It can be used as both monotherapy and combin ...MORE
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Cure for Psoriasis: Is It Possible?
Dr Steven KW Chow, Kuala Lumpur, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
A cure for psoriasis is foreseeable in the near future with biologic therapy.Early intervention with systemic agents especially the biologics can modify natural ...MORE
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Topical Steroid Modified Face: Classifications and Newer Concepts
Dr Rajetha Damisetty, Hyderabad, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
The reasons for use of topical steroids are fairness, melasma/other hyperpigmentary conditions, acne and as a daily cream.Topical Steroid Damaged/Dependent face ...MORE
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Dyslipidemia in Dermatology
Dr Sudip Das, Kolkata, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
Dyslipidemia and metabolic syndrome are on the rise due to sedentary habits and food patterns of Indian patients.Various skin diseases like psoriasis, lichen pl ...MORE
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Achieving Better Clinical Imaging in Dermatology
Dr Harvey Lui, Canada, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
Be mindful ~ What are you trying to show?Be mindful ~ Be as thoughtful as when you write.Be mindful ~ Proof read your written work; proof view your photographs. ...MORE
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Meeting the Big Challenges of Small People
Dr Vibhu Mendiratta, New Delhi, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology #Pediatrics
Pediatric Dermatology is a challenging area for many dermatologists who lack a proper training in this field.Challenges in pharmacotherapy of children: Lack of ...MORE
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Reducing Diagnostic Errors in Dermatology: Three Lessons from Singapore
Dr Chia Chun ANG, Singapore, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
Diagnostic errors are common and preventable.Patient, physician and systems factors contribute to diagnostic errors.Clinical cases will be used to discuss diffe ...MORE
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Noninfective Granulomatous Disorders
Dr Geeti Khullar, New Delhi, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
Noninfective granulomatous disorders are a diverse group, distinguished mainly by the arrangement and type of granulomas.Soft histological pointers include the ...MORE
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Leprosy: Where Do We Come From? Where Do We Stand Now? Where Do We Go?
Dr Erwin Cooreman, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
Guiding principles:o  Responsibility of national governments and partnershipso  Sustaining expertise in leprosyo  Quality leprosy services, with ...MORE
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Managing Itchy Scalp in Clinics
Dr Iffat Hassan, Srinagar, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
The etiology of scalp pruritus is multifactorial.Various endogenous and exogenous factors are involved in causing scalp itch.A detailed cutaneous and systemic e ...MORE
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Management of Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis: Indian Guidelines
Dr Lalit Kumar Gupta, Udaipur, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
Toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) is a life-threatening mucocutaneous systemic illness, mostly drug-induced that requires early recognition and prompt management ...MORE
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Preliminary Findings of DermLep Survey: Role of Dermatologists in Leprosy
Dr Santosh Rathod, Ahmedabad, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
WHO global strategy 2016-2020 mentions that, “meaningful engagement of all stakeholders, including involvement of…private providers (read dermatolo ...MORE
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Local Flaps in Surgery of the Face
Dr Narender M, Bengaluru, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology #General Surgery
All possible flap options to be carefully considered in the meticulous planning of facial reconstruction.V-Y flap is an excellent reconstructive flap option, of ...MORE
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Phototherapy Beyond Psoriasis and Vitiligo
Dr G Raghu Rama Rao, Visakhapatnam, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
NB-UVB phototherapy is safe and effective treatment modality not only in psoriasis and vitiligo, also in various inflammatory dermatoses like acute lichen planu ...MORE
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STI Challenges Continues
Dr Sumit Sen, Kolkata, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
The most important emerging cause of nongonococcal urethritis is Mycoplasma genitalium.Most common sexually transmitted infection (STI) in men who have sex with ...MORE
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Surgical Genital Rejuvenation
Dr Mohan Thomas, Mumbai, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
Cosmetic genital surgery is a very expanding field.There are surgical procedures to make the genital area youthful.Training is required to undertake these proce ...MORE
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Adjunctive Power of 830 nm LED Phototherapy for the Esthetic and Cosmetic Surgeon
Dr R Glen Calderhead, Goyang, South Korea, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
Advantages of light-emitting diodes (LEDs) are:o  High electricity/light conversion efficiencyo  No filaments: no flash lampso  Can be mounted in ...MORE
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Newer Treatment of Leg Ulcer
Dr Reena Rai, Coimbatore, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology #Infectious Diseases
TIME: Tissue management; Inflammation and infection control; Moisture balance; Epithelial (edge) advancement.Differentiate between wound colonization and infect ...MORE
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Pediatric Psoriasis: Current Status
Prof Jayakar Thomas, Chennai, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology #Pediatrics
Psoriasis landscape is shifting, based in large part on the identification of comorbidities in children and adults and the concern that under treating children ...MORE
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Why Psoriasis Vulgaris Recur After External Application of Glucocorticoids?
Dr Jie Zheng, China, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
Psoriasis is an immune-mediated chronic inflammatory skin disease, recurrence is its specific characteristic.The reason or disease relapse after treatment is po ...MORE
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Skin Rejuvenation of Female Genitalia
Dr Mohan Thomas, Mumbai, 22 January 2019
#Dermatology
Genital skin is very sensitive, more as compared to the face.Friction and injuries due to tight clothes, chemicals, razors and sexual activity causes skin damag ...MORE
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Dermatological Conditions Emerged in Last Decade
Dr Akshay Kumar Jain, Rajasthan, 23 January 2019
#Dermatology
Medicine is ever changing speciality. We have to learn every new disease without compromising upon our knowledge of the ancient diseases.We have to learn the ol ...MORE
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PRP in Management of Acne Scars
Dr Anirudha Gulanikar, Maharashtra, 23 January 2019
#Dermatology
Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) is relatively new modality in management of acne scars and esthetic dermatology.Combination of PRP with lasers, microneedling and rad ...MORE
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Leg Ulcers: Myriad Presentations and Practical Approach
Dr Brijesh Nair, Jaipur, 23 January 2019
#Dermatology
Leg ulcers are an orphan disease area which needs multifocal approach by a team of dermatologists, surgeons, physicians, podiatrists, nutritionists, nurse care, ...MORE
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Curb the Quackery in Dermatology ITAQ Activities and Its Efficacy in Dermatology
Dr Rajesh Buddhadev, Surat, 23 January 2019
#Dermatology
There is a tsunami of quackery in dermatology. As per figures, hardly 19% dermatologists are medical council recognized qualified dermatologists.IADVL Task-forc ...MORE
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Oral Itraconazole for Treatment of Infantile Hemangiomas: Updated Clinical and Mechanism Research
Dr Yuping Ran, Chenglu, China, 23 January 2019
#Dermatology
The clinical efficacy of oral itraconazole is 71.05%.It may cause mild, reversible diarrhea.Down regulation of P13-AKT-mTOR and Hedgehog signalling pathways, in ...MORE
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Epidemiology of Tinea: A Current Perspective
Dr Madhu Rengarajan, Chennai, 23 January 2019
#Dermatology
T. mentagrophytes common co-dominant pathogen.Effect of topical steroid of tinea management: causes local immunosuppression which leads to longer duration of tr ...MORE
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Lip Rejuvenation with Fillers
Dr Jaishree Sharad, Mumbai, 23 January 2019
#Dermatology
Lips are the most important esthetic structure in the lower third of the face.Full lips of optimal shape and proportion imparts sensuality and femininity in all ...MORE
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Management of Polypharmacy Reactions in Geriatric Patients
Dr Sheilly Kapoor, Gurugram, 23 January 2019
#Dermatology #Family Medicine
Polypharmacy is defined as concurrent use of more than 5 drugs.Risk of adverse drug reactions.High risk of drug interactions.High medication cost.7 points to co ...MORE
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HIV-Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow: Tracking the Epidemic
Dr Vinay Kulkarni, Pune, 23 January 2019
#Dermatology #HIV AIDS
It has been a phenomenal journey with many extraordinary grains,But there is no room for complacency as the agenda still remains unfinished!HIV epidemic is an e ...MORE
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Acne Actors
Dr Koushik Lahiri, Kolkata, 23 January 2019
#Dermatology
Acne is rarely misdiagnosed:o  The recently described and topical steroid damaged face (TSDF) should also be excludedo  Milia, sebaceous hyperplasia, ...MORE
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Role of Experience in Evidence-based Dermatology
Dr Arijit Coondoo, Kolkata, 23 January 2019
#Dermatology
EBM should start and end with patient.Clinical expertise is essential to interpret EBM.Evidence and data do not immediately translate into effective evidence-ba ...MORE
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Dermatological Condition Emerged in Last Decade
Dr Akshay Kumar Jain, Rajasthan, 23 January 2019
#Dermatology
MDR leprosy detection of mycobacterium leprae’s susceptibility to anti leprosy drug.MFP assay: Gold standard.Buffalo pox, crimian combo haemorrhagic fever ...MORE
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Cutaneous Signs of Secondary Syphilis
Dr Thomas Ruzicka, Germany, 23 January 2019
#Dermatology
Lues maligna CD4 count less than 300 cells per ml.Painless rupiod skin lesions face trunk and feet exanthamatous lesions.Mode of transmission: chewing food and ...MORE
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Systemic Contact Dermatitis: Recognition and Management
Dr CR Srinivas, 23 January 2019
#Dermatology
Allergens in cement and brick layers - chromates.Trivalent chrome is stable and safe; hence, it doesn’t cause systemic symptoms when it is present in food ...MORE
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The Power of Placebo
Dr Ramam M, New Delhi, 23 January 2019
#Dermatology
Indications for placebo therapy include self-resolving conditions, non-disease, conditions without effective treatments, disease sequelae, diseases with marked ...MORE
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Post Kala-azar Dermal Leishmaniasis
Dr Nilay Kanti Das, Bankura, West Bengal, 23 January 2019
#Dermatology
PKDL serves as reservoir of L. Donovani in the inter-epidemic period of kala-azar; thus elimination of PKDL is necessary to achieve the WHO regional target of e ...MORE
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Hand and Foot Eczema: Diagnostic and Therapeutic Challenges in Indian Scenario
Dr AK Bajaj, Allahabad, 23 January 2019
#Allergy and Immunology #Dermatology
30% of nickel sensitivity and 60% of chrome sensitivity is unsuspected.Common allergens in India - nickel sulfate.Gold and palladium are now part of standard sc ...MORE
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Sexual Health and Hygiene in Men
Dr K Hanumanthayya, Bengaluru, 23 January 2019
#Dermatology
Men should take care pubic hairs, smegma, odours from genital and oral cavity and inner wear. ...MORE
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Non Eczematous Contact Dermatitis: Underdiagnosed Entity?
Dr Sanjeev Handa, Chandigarh, 23 January 2019
#Allergy and Immunology #Dermatology
Most common types of contact dermatitis - Erythema multiforme-like, purpuric, lichenoid, pigmented.Other forms include chemical leucoderma, pustular allergic CD ...MORE
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Low dose Rituximab
Dr SG Parasramani, Mumbai, 23 January 2019
#Dermatology
There is no consensus on the dose of rituximab to be used, the interval between infusions, and need for repeat infusions.The use of rituximab is an evolving wor ...MORE
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Management of TEN Indian Guidelines
Dr Lalit Kumar Gupta, Rajasthan, 23 January 2019
#Dermatology
SJS TEN withdrawal of causative drug-utmost importance.Earlier the causative drug (shorter half-lives) withdrawn, better the prognosis.In drugs with longer half ...MORE
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Urticarial - What's New
Dr Kiran Godse, Mumbai, 23 January 2019
#Dermatology
Urticaria is often autoimmune and autoallergic in chronic typeUpdosing of antihistamines is accepted second line therapy followed by omalizumab and cyclosporine ...MORE
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Management of complications of immunosuppressants
Dr Vinay Keshavamurthy, Chandigarh, 23 January 2019
#Dermatology
Prevention better than cure:o  Identify patients at risk of adverse effectso  Baseline evaluationo  Regular clinical and laboratory monitoringo&n ...MORE
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Patch Testing in Patients who Present with Face Eczema
Dr Piu Banerjee, UK, 23 January 2019
#Allergy and Immunology #Dermatology
50% positive to hair dye, 25% to fragrance and remaining 25% to preservatives.Patch test allergens to be used should preferably be fresh; if not, store at 4 deg ...MORE
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ART Made Easy
Dr Ravi Vadrevu, Andhra Pradesh, 23 January 2019
#Dermatology
ART alone cannot be seen in isolation, ensure regular supply of ART.ART classes of new drugs:o  NNRTI: delaviridine, relpivirineo  PI: tipranavir, fos ...MORE
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