Dermasphere - The Dermatology Podcast

Dermasphere - The Dermatology Podcast

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The latest dermatology research--direct to your ears. Dermasphere is a podcast by dermatologists, for dermatologists (and for the dermatologically curious).

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Posted Feb 24, 2020

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IL Bleomycin Works for Warts

Bik L, Sangers T, Greveling K, Prens E, Haedersdal M, van Doorn M. Efficacy and tolerability of intralesional bleomycin in dermatology - a systematic review [published online ahead of print, 2020 Feb 14]. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2020;S0190-9622(20)30226-7.


Prasad S, Marks DH, Burns LJ, et al. Patch testing and contact allergen avoidance in patients with lichen planopilaris and/or frontal fibrosing alopecia: a cohort study [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jan 18]. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2020;S0190-9622(20)30077-3.

Topical Sirolimus Works Okay for Vascular Anomalies of Most Stripes

Dodds M, Tollefson M, Castelo-Soccio L, et al. Treatment of superficial vascular anomalies with topical sirolimus: A multicenter case series [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jan 19]. Pediatr Dermatol

Sunscreens REALLY Get Absorbed into Your Blood

Matta MK, Florian J, Zusterzeel R, et al. Effect of Sunscreen Application on Plasma Concentration of Sunscreen Active Ingredients: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA. 2020;323(3):256–267.

Rituximab is Effective and ?cost-effective for Pemphigus

Hébert V, Vermeulin T, Tanguy L, et al. Comparison of real costs in the French healthcare system in newly diagnosed patients with pemphigus for first-line treatment with rituximab vs. standard corticosteroid regimen: data from a national multicentre trial [published online ahead of print, 2019 Oct 28]. Br J Dermatol. 2019;10.1111/bjd.18563.

Mice Get Psoriasis when Fed a Western Diet

Shi Z, Wu X, Yu S, et al. Short-term exposure to a Western diet induces psoriasiform dermatitis by promoting accumulation of IL-17A-producing γδ T cells [published online ahead of print, 2020 Feb 5]. J Invest Dermatol. 2020;S0022-202X(20)30140-8.





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