Egyptian Dermatology Online Journal, Volume 2 Number 2

King Tutankhamen

Other Issues


December 2006

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

A biannual scientific journal issued every June and December.

Original Studies:

1. Immunohistochemical Study of Hair follicle Stem Cells and Hair Matrix Cells After Hair Treatment by Laser: Effect of Changes in Pulse Characteristics
Ahmad Ibrahim. Rasheed and Zeinab Abdul- Rahman Kamar.
2. Genotypic identification and antifungal susceptibility pattern of dermatophytes isolated from clinical specimens of dermatophytosis in Egyptian patients.
Samia A. Girgis,  Nehal M. Zu El -Fakkar,  Hala Badr, Omnia A. Shaker, Fatma E. Metwally and Hadia H. Bassim.
3. Are Segmental and Non- Segmental Vitiligo Different Disease Entities? Clinical Profile of 1100 Vitiligo Patients
Anbar TS, MD, Abdel-Rahman AT, MD, Ghannam S, MD, Hosam El-Din W, MD and El- Khayyat MA, MSc*
4. Study of Survivin in Verruca Vulgaris and Condyloma Acuminata: Correlation with other proliferation and apoptosis markers.
Ahmad I. Rasheed and Zeinab A-R. Kamar
5.Immunohistochemical Study of Some Chemokines in Atopic Epidermis: Extrinsic versus intrinsic types.  Ahmad I. Rasheed, Wafaa I. Rasheed and Maha A-W. Al-Shaarawi


6. A review of Oculocutaneous Albinism and its syndromes.
Olasode O.A., FWACP, Olateju O.A., FMCO, Olabanji J.K., FMCS and Olasode, B. J., FWACP.

Experimental and Investigative Studies:

7. Pyruvic acid as a new therapeutic peeling agent in acne, melasma and warts.
Zeinab Tosson, Enayat Attwa and Sahar Al-Mokadem
8. Nonablative 1450-nm Diode Laser in the Treatment of Facial Atrophic Acne Scars in Skin Types III and IV: A Clinical Study. Sahar Ghannam, M.D. and Ezzat A. Badawy, M.D.
9. Evaluation of Lipid Peroxidation and Antioxidant Status in Patients with Behcet's Disease. Amani A Nassar, Alaa M Hamdi, Esam N Mohammed, Yassir Abd El Hameed and Shereen A. El Tarhony.
10. The Relation Of Malondialdehyde And Superoxide Dismutase To The Pathogenesis Of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus And Effect Of Antioxidants On The Disease Activity. Zeinab Tosson, Sahar Al Mokadem, Enayat Attwa, Iman Nofal, Manal Mohamed El Sayed and Osama A. Gaber.

Letter to the Editor:

11. Role of Cotton Bud in Dermatologic Surgery. Sanjay Saraf, MS, MCh, DNB, MNAMS



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).
Assistant Editor: Amal Talaat Abdel-Rahman
MD (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-Rehiem Abdallah, MD (Egypt) Mohamed A  Abdel-Aal MD (Egypt)
Adel Alshafaei, MD (Egypt) Mohamed A. Amer MD (Egypt)
Abdel-Aal El-Kamshoushi, MD (Egypt) Moetaz Mostafa El-Domyati M.D (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. Trüeb, 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, M.B.B.Ch. (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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