Dermatology Practical & Conceptual is an international, peer reviewed, PubMed-indexed, open access journal that publishes articles covering practical and conceptual aspects of all fields related to dermatology, including diagnosis, therapy, prevention, and epidemiology. Dermatology Practical & Conceptual is published quarterly. There are no submission fees and no page charges for submissions to the Journal.


Alopecia Areata Incognita and Diffuse Alopecia Areata: Clinical, Trichoscopic, Histopathological, and Therapeutic Features of a 5-Year Study

In this Research article, the authors describe the importance of trichoscopy in the differential diagnosis of alopecia areata incognita and diffuse alopecia areata.
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In: Dermoscopy as an Important Tool for Differentiating Unilateral Nevoid Telangiectasia and Angioma Serpiginosum

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2019 Vol 9, No 4 | October


Sun Exposure: Beyond the Risks

Catarina Soares Queirós, João Pedro Freitas

Dermoscopy Update: Review of its Extradiagnostic and Expanding Indications and Future Prospects

Sidharth Sonthalia, Paola Pasquali, Mahima Agrawal, Poonam Sharma, Abhijeet K. Jha, Enzo Errichetti, Aimilios Lallas, Virendra N. Sehgal

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Nail-Patella Syndrome: A Classic Case

Sarita Sanke, Taru Garg, Rubina Jassi, Apoorva Maheshwari


Alopecia Areata Incognita and Diffuse Alopecia Areata: Clinical, Trichoscopic, Histopathological, and Therapeutic Features of a 5-Year Study

Aurora Alessandrini, Michela Starace, Francesca Bruni, Nicolò Brandi, Carlotta Baraldi, Cosimo Misciali, Pier Alessandro Fanti, Bianca Maria Piraccini

Relationship Between Level of Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D and Risk of Squamous Cell Carcinoma in an Iranian Population

Mahboobeh-Sadat Hosseini, Fereshteh Salarvand, Amir Houshang Ehsani, Pedram Noormohammadpour, Shadi Azizzadeh, Mohaddese Mousavi, Mona Morsali

Dermoscopic–Histopathological Correlation of Eccrine Poroma: An Observational Study

Marco A. Chessa, Annalisa Patrizi, Carlotta Baraldi, Pier Alessandro Fanti, Alessia Barisani, Sabina Vaccari


Lentigo Maligna of the Face: The Importance of Clinical, Dermoscopic, and Histological Correlation

Giovana Serrão Fensterseifer, Ana Paula Lodi, Manuela Dantas, Ana Letícia Boff, Louise Lovatto

Neglected Basal Cell Carcinoma With Fatal Outcome

Jenna Pakka, Joanna Holm, Annika M. Börjesson, Christina B. Halldin, john Paoli

Dermoscopy of Eumycotic Mycetoma: A Case Report

Balachandra S. Ankad, R. Manjula, Trilokraj Tejasvi, Balakrishna P. Nikam

Psoriasis In Patients With Active Lung Cancer: Is Apremilast a Safe Option?

Zoe Apalla, Eftychios Psarakis, Aimilios Lallas, Alexia Koukouthaki, Athanassios Fassas, Maria Smaragdi

Solitary Bullous Mastocytoma with Dermoscopic Features in a Neonate

Özge Gündüz, Dilsun Yıldırım, F. Gülru Erdoğan, Başar Kaya, Handan Doğan

An Unusual Presentation of Halo Nevus in a Child

Mikela Petkovic, Slobodna Murat Susic, Ruzica Jurakic Toncic

A Pediatric Case of Papular Epidermal Nevus With “Skyline” Basal Cell Layer (PENS)

Federico E. Strambach, Vincenzo Piccolo, Andrea Ronchi, Teresa Russo, Giuseppe Argenziano, Elvira Moscarella

Dermatofibroma With Sebaceous Induction: Dermoscopic Clues to Improve Recognition

R. Hal Flowers, Darren Guffey, Jonathan C. Konopinski, Michael A. Marchetti, Barbara B. Wilson

Glomus Tumor of the Buttock

Safa Idoudi, Aycha Arousse, Lobna Boussofara

Köbner Phenomenon in a Rituximab-Treated Pemphigus Patient: Beware Disease Activity

Soheil Tavakolpour, Hamidreza Mahmoudi, Nika Kianfar, Shayan Dasdar, Maryam Daneshpazhooh

Neurothekeomas: Dermoscopic Features of 3 Cases

Irene Campana, Elisa Cinotti, Paolo Broganelli, Alessandro Di Stefani, Emanuele Trovato, Luca Provvidenziale, Roberto Perotti, Arianna Lamberti, Pietro Rubegni

Wong-Type Dermatomyositis: An Extremely Rare Disease in Childhood

Mario Diplomatico, Orsola Ametrano, Maria Elena Errico, Angela Mauro, Roberto Rega, Rita Sottile
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