Epidemiological Study of Lumpy Skin Disease Outbreaks in ...

Lumpy skin disease (LSD) is a highly contagious transboundary disease of cattle with major economic losses. This study was undertaken to address the emergence and epidemiological features of LSD in four north-western provinces of Iran. These provinces have extensive borders with others country including Iraq, Turkey, Azerbaijan and Armenia.

Global Skin Disease Morbidity and Mortality: An Update ...

Importance: Disability secondary to skin conditions is substantial worldwide. The Global Burden of Disease Study 2013 includes estimates of global morbidity and mortality due to skin diseases. Objective: To measure the burden of skin diseases worldwide. Data sources: For nonfatal estimates, data were found by literature search using PubMed and Google Scholar in English …

JMIR Dermatology - Global Burden of Skin Disease ...

Background: The global burden of skin disease may be reduced through research efforts focused on skin diseases with the highest reported disability-adjusted life years. Objective: This study evaluates the representation of dermatologic conditions comprising the highest disability-adjusted life years in dermatology literature to identify areas that could benefit from …

Skin Cancer: Epidemiology, Disease Burden, …

Skin Cancer: Epidemiology, Disease Burden, Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, and Therapeutic Approaches Zoe Apalla. Dorothe´e Nashan. Richard B. Weller. Xavier Castellsague´ Received: August 11, 2016 The Author(s) 2017. This article is published with open access at Springerlink.com ABSTRACT Skin cancer, including both melanoma and

Plants used to treat skin diseases - PubMed Central (PMC)

Skin diseases are numerous and a frequently occurring health problem affecting all ages from the neonates to the elderly and cause harm in number of ways. Maintaining healthy skin is important for a healthy body. Many people may develop skin diseases that affect the skin, including cancer, herpes and cellulitis.

Body dysmorphia in common skin diseases: Results of an ...

This observational cross-sectional, comparative multi-centre study included 8295 participants: 5487 consecutive patients with different skin diseases (56% ) recruited among dermatological out-patients at 22 clinics in 17 European countries and 2808 healthy skin controls (66% ). All patients were examined by a dermatologist.

Skin Cancer: Epidemiology, Disease Burden, …

Skin cancer, including both melanoma and non-melanoma, is the most common type of malignancy in the Caucasian population. Firstly, we review the evidence for the observed increase in the incidence of skin cancer over recent decades, and investigate whether this is a true increase or an artefact of greater screening and over-diagnosis.

Common Skin Diseases - Carter Center

Skin diseases are among the leading causes of hospital visits in Ethiopia. An analysis performed from June1995-July1997 to describe the pattern of skin infection at the dermatologic referral clinic of Black Lion Teaching Hospital (BLH) showed that allergic and infectious causes account for three quarters of skin problems. Another study carried

Pattern of skin diseases in Eastern Saudi Arabia

This comparative study showed that eczema was the most frequent diagnosis among all skin diseases and parasitic infections were the least frequent diseases. Generally, the Eastern Province study is closely comparable to other studies in the country with higher frequencies of viral and fungal infecti …

Global Burden of Skin Disease: Inequities and Innovations

Summary. Skin diseases cause significant non-fatal disability worldwide, especially in resource-poor regions. Greater impetus to study the burden of skin disease in low resource settings and policy efforts towards delivering high quality care are essential in improving the burden of …

Global Skin Disease Morbidity and Mortality

Results. Skin conditions contributed 1.79% to the global burden of disease measured in DALYs from 306 diseases and injuries in 2013. Individual skin diseases varied in size from 0.38% of total burden for dermatitis (atopic, contact, and seborrheic dermatitis), 0.29% for acne vulgaris, 0.19% for psoriasis, 0.19% for urticaria, 0.16% for viral skin diseases, 0.15% for …

Putting the burden of skin diseases on the global map ...

Skin diseases are the fourth most common cause of all human disease, affecting almost one-third of the world's population, yet their burden is often underestimated, despite their visibility. 1, 2 Burden of disease is a concept that was first developed in the 1990s by the Harvard School of Public Health, the World Bank and the World Health Organization (WHO) to …

Plants used to treat skin diseases - PubMed Central (PMC)

FUNCTIONS OF SKIN. Because it interfaces with the environment, skin plays a key role in protecting (the body) against pathogens.[2,3] and excessive water loss.[] Its other functions are insulation, temperature regulation, sensation, storage and synthesis of vitamin D by action of ultraviolet (UV) and the protection of vitamin B folates, absorption of oxygen and drugs[] and …

Study of Scaling Disorders and Other Inherited Skin Diseases

The purpose of this study is to identify the genes responsible for certain scaling disorders and other inherited skin diseases and to learn about the medical problems they cause. In some cases, these may include problems affecting organs other than the skin, such as the eyes, teeth and bones. Patients with inherited skin disorders, including ...

Skin Diseases – UCLA Microbiome Center

Skin Diseases. The skin is the largest organ in the human body and provides the first line of defense against environmental attack and pathogen invasion. The skin is also a host for hundreds of microorganisms, including bacteria, fungi, eukaryotic mites, and viruses. Immediately after birth, diverse microbial communities at different skin sites ...

Studies of Patients With Skin Disease, Patients With ...

Studies of Patients With Skin Disease, Patients With Neurological Degenerations, and Normal Volunteers. The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government.

Perforating disorders of the skin - National Institutes of ...

Background: Perforating disorders of the skin, is an often overlooked entity characterized by transepidermal elimination of material from the upper dermis and are classified histopathologically according to the type of epidermal disruption and the nature of the eliminated material. They include Kyrle's disease, perforating folliculitis, reactive perforating collagenosis, and elastosis ...

A Comparative Study Of Skin Diseases Of Dog And Man ...

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Epidemiologic Trends of Viral Skin Infections in Egypt: A ...

Viral skin infections (VSIs) were ranked among the top 50 prevalent diseases in 2010. The objective of this study was to determine the epidemiologic features of VSIs in patients attending a dermatology clinic in Egypt from June 2010 to May 2011. Patient's residence, occupation, housing data, and family history of similar conditions were recorded.

COVID-19 and Rare Skin Diseases European Observational ...

This is a European observational cohort study (research data) involving multiple centres whose main objective is to determine the impact of a COVID-19 virus infection in a cohort of patients with rare skin diseases and particularly if these rare diseases and their treatments are risk factors of infection severity.