Vincent Descamps

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Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Management of drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS)]
    V Descamps
    Hopital Bichat, AP HP, Paris, France
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 137:703-8. 2010
  2. doi request reprint DRESS syndrome
    Vincent Descamps
    Service de Dermatologie, Centre Hospitalier Bichat Claude Bernard, 46, rue Henri Huchard, 75877 Paris, France Electronic address
    Joint Bone Spine 81:15-21. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Saliva polymerase chain reaction assay for detection and follow-up of herpesvirus reactivation in patients with drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS)
    Vincent Descamps
    Department of Dermatology, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Assistance Publique des Hopitaux de Paris, 46 rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris, France
    JAMA Dermatol 149:565-9. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint [Drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS)]
    Vincent Descamps
    Service de Dermatologie, Hopital Bichat, AP HP, Universite Paris Diderot, 75877 Paris Cedex 18, France
    Rev Prat 62:1347-52. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint [Cutaneous side effects of alpha interferon]
    V Descamps
    Service de Dermatologie, Hopital Bichat, APHP, 46, rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris
    Presse Med 34:1668-72. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint [Efalizumab: raptiva]
    V Descamps
    Service de Dermatologie, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, APHP, 46, rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 134:982-6. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint [Human Herpesvirus 6: update]
    V Descamps
    Universite Paris 7 Denis Diderot, Service de Dermatologie, Centre Hospitalier Bichat Claude Bernard, APHP, 46, rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 133:773-5. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint [Efalizumab]
    V Descamps
    université Paris VII Denis Diderot, Service de Dermatologie, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, APHP, 75018 Paris, France
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 133:666-78. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Facial cosmetic filler injections as possible target for systemic sarcoidosis in patients treated with interferon for chronic hepatitis C: two cases
    Vincent Descamps
    Department of Dermatology, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Paris, France
    Dermatology 217:81-4. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Assessment of tyrosinase variants and skin cancer risk in a large cohort of French subjects
    Hui Han Hu
    Laboratoire de Biochimie hormonale et génétique, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, APHP, IFR02, 75018, Paris, France
    J Dermatol Sci 64:127-33. 2011

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Publications55

  1. ncbi request reprint [Management of drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS)]
    V Descamps
    Hopital Bichat, AP HP, Paris, France
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 137:703-8. 2010
    ..Proposals for the management of DRESS were elaborated by the cutaneous adverse drug reaction working group of the French Society of Dermatology to help with its management...
  2. doi request reprint DRESS syndrome
    Vincent Descamps
    Service de Dermatologie, Centre Hospitalier Bichat Claude Bernard, 46, rue Henri Huchard, 75877 Paris, France Electronic address
    Joint Bone Spine 81:15-21. 2014
    ..We report a typical case of DRESS syndrome and discuss recent data about this condition. ..
  3. doi request reprint Saliva polymerase chain reaction assay for detection and follow-up of herpesvirus reactivation in patients with drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS)
    Vincent Descamps
    Department of Dermatology, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Assistance Publique des Hopitaux de Paris, 46 rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris, France
    JAMA Dermatol 149:565-9. 2013
    ..Diagnosis of HHV reactivation is conventionally based on quantitative real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR) analysis of blood samples, but these viruses are present in the oropharynx and are shed in saliva...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS)]
    Vincent Descamps
    Service de Dermatologie, Hopital Bichat, AP HP, Universite Paris Diderot, 75877 Paris Cedex 18, France
    Rev Prat 62:1347-52. 2012
    ..Its management includes a long-term followup, and according to the severity either topical steroids, systemic steroids, intravenous gammaglobulins, or antiviral...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Cutaneous side effects of alpha interferon]
    V Descamps
    Service de Dermatologie, Hopital Bichat, APHP, 46, rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris
    Presse Med 34:1668-72. 2005
    ..Alpha interferon may induce, reveal, or worsen some dermatoses and related inflammatory disorders (atopic dermatitis, psoriasis, sarcoidosis)...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Efalizumab: raptiva]
    V Descamps
    Service de Dermatologie, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, APHP, 46, rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 134:982-6. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint [Human Herpesvirus 6: update]
    V Descamps
    Universite Paris 7 Denis Diderot, Service de Dermatologie, Centre Hospitalier Bichat Claude Bernard, APHP, 46, rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 133:773-5. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint [Efalizumab]
    V Descamps
    université Paris VII Denis Diderot, Service de Dermatologie, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, APHP, 75018 Paris, France
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 133:666-78. 2006
    ..This drug constitutes an additional treatment option and its position in the therapeutic arsenal will depend upon its long-term benefit/risk ratio in relation to other biotherapies...
  9. doi request reprint Facial cosmetic filler injections as possible target for systemic sarcoidosis in patients treated with interferon for chronic hepatitis C: two cases
    Vincent Descamps
    Department of Dermatology, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Paris, France
    Dermatology 217:81-4. 2008
    ..Cosmetic filler injections are now a very common procedure for aesthetic purposes. Today no contra-indication is given anymore to any patient for an intradermal filling...
  10. doi request reprint Assessment of tyrosinase variants and skin cancer risk in a large cohort of French subjects
    Hui Han Hu
    Laboratoire de Biochimie hormonale et génétique, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, APHP, IFR02, 75018, Paris, France
    J Dermatol Sci 64:127-33. 2011
    ..Tyrosinase (TYR) is a key pigmentation gene that is highly polymorphic and responsible for the most common form of autosomal recessive albinism, OCA1...
  11. doi request reprint Genetic variation at KIT locus may predispose to melanoma
    Agnes Bourillon
    Département de génétique, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, APHP, Paris, France
    Pigment Cell Melanoma Res 26:88-96. 2013
    ..Our data strongly suggest that rare KIT substitutions predispose to melanoma and that common variants at KIT locus may also impact nevus count and melanoma risk...
  12. pmc A large french case-control study emphasizes the role of rare Mc1R variants in melanoma risk
    Hui Han Hu
    INSERM U976, Centre de Recherche sur la Peau, Hopital Saint Louis, 1 avenue Claude Vellefaux, 75010 Paris, France Laboratoire de Génétique, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, APHP, IFR02, Universite Paris 7, 46 rue Henri Hucahrd, 75018 Paris, France
    Biomed Res Int 2014:925716. 2014
    ..The MC1R gene implicated in melanogenesis and skin pigmentation is highly polymorphic. Several alleles are associated with red hair and fair skin phenotypes and contribute to melanoma risk...
  13. ncbi request reprint Variants of the xeroderma pigmentosum variant gene (POLH) are associated with melanoma risk
    Julie Di Lucca
    Laboratoire de Biochimie hormonale et génétique, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, APHP, IFR02, Universite Paris, Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris, France
    Eur J Cancer 45:3228-36. 2009
    ..XPV results from mutations of the POLH gene that encodes a DNA translesion polymerase. In this work, we tested the hypothesis that POLH variants could be associated with melanoma risk...
  14. ncbi request reprint Association of hypogammaglobulinemia with DRESS (Drug Rash with Eosinophilia and Systemic Symptoms)
    Olivia Boccara
    Department of Dermatology, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 46 rue Henri Huchard, Paris
    Eur J Dermatol 16:666-8. 2006
    ..022). This association was not limited to anticonvulsants (phenytoin, carbamazepin) and was observed with other drugs (allopurinol, tazocillin, ibuprofen, celecoxib, vancomycin)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effect of neonatal phototherapy on melanocytic nevus count in children
    Emmanuelle Matichard
    Department of Dermatology, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Saint Antoine Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    Arch Dermatol 142:1599-604. 2006
    ..Melanocytic nevus is the strongest risk factor for the development of cutaneous melanoma. Fair skin and exposure to UV light, especially in childhood, are correlated with the development of childhood nevi...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cerebral microbleeds are frequent in infective endocarditis: a case-control study
    Isabelle Klein
    Department of Radiology, Bichat University Hospital, 75018 Paris, France
    Stroke 40:3461-5. 2009
    ..CMBs have been reported in isolated cases of infective endocarditis (IE), but their frequency and the association of CMBs with IE have not yet been studied...
  17. doi request reprint [A case of acute and necrotizing cutaneous Mycobacterium marinum infection in a patient treated with infliximab for Crohn's disease]
    A Guyot
    Service de Dermatologie, Hopital Bichat, AP HP, Universite Paris VII, 46, rue Henri Huchard, 75877 Paris Cedex 18, France
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 136:806-10. 2009
    ..We report a case of severe cutaneous Mycobacterium marinum infection in a patient treated with infliximab and we discuss therapeutic options...
  18. doi request reprint Effect of early cerebral magnetic resonance imaging on clinical decisions in infective endocarditis: a prospective study
    Xavier Duval
    Paris 7 University Medical School, AP HP Bichat University Hospital, and INSERM CIC 007, Paris, France
    Ann Intern Med 152:497-504, W175. 2010
    ..Neurologic complications of endocarditis can influence diagnosis, therapeutic plans, and prognosis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Place of human amniotic membrane immunoblotting in the diagnosis of autoimmune bullous dermatoses
    S Grootenboer-Mignot
    Unité d Immunologie Autoimmunité et Hypersensibilité, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, 46 Rue H Huchard, 75877 Paris Cedex 18, France
    Br J Dermatol 162:743-50. 2010
    ..Fine analysis of antiskin autoantibodies can contribute to the differential diagnosis of autoimmune bullous dermatoses...
  20. doi request reprint Twelve-year analysis of severe cases of drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms: a cause of unpredictable multiorgan failure
    Majed Eshki
    Department of Dermatology, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Assistance Publique des Hopitaux de Paris, 46 rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris, France
    Arch Dermatol 145:67-72. 2009
    ..We retrospectively describe and analyze severe cases of DRESS defined by history of intensive care unit admission and death due to DRESS...
  21. doi request reprint Sentinel lymph node biopsy or nodal observation in melanoma: a prospective study of patient choices
    Florent Grange
    Service de Dermatologie, Hopital Robert Debre, Reims, France
    Dermatol Surg 37:199-206. 2011
    ..There is no consensus regarding the therapeutic utility of sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB) versus that of nodal observation (NO) in melanoma...
  22. pmc Targeted skin overexpression of the mineralocorticoid receptor in mice causes epidermal atrophy, premature skin barrier formation, eye abnormalities, and alopecia
    Yannis Sainte Marie
    INSERM U772, College de France, Universite Paris Descartes, Paris, France
    Am J Pathol 171:846-60. 2007
    ..This new mouse model reveals novel biological roles of MR signaling and offers an instructive tool for dissecting nonclassical functions of MR signaling in epidermal, hair follicle, and ocular physiology...
  23. ncbi request reprint CD30+ T-cell lymphoma in a patient with psoriasis treated with ciclosporin and infliximab
    E Mahe
    Department of Dermatology, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, 46 rue Henri Huchard, Paris Cedex 18, France
    Br J Dermatol 149:170-3. 2003
    ..Psoriatic patients who may require anti-TNF-alpha treatment have often been or will be treated with ciclosporin. The combination of ciclosporin and anti-TNF-alpha warrants further investigation...
  24. ncbi request reprint Severe androgenetic alopecia as a proxy of metabolic syndrome in male psoriatic patients older than 59 years
    Vincent Descamps
    Department of Dermatology, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, APHP Paris Diderot University 46 rue Henri Huchard, 75877 Paris Cedex 18, France
    Eur J Dermatol 24:356-60. 2014
    ..Whereas several studies have underlined the association between severe psoriasis and metabolic syndrome (MetS), the association of androgenetic alopecia (AGA) and MetS have yielded inconsistent results...
  25. ncbi request reprint Different patterns of skin manifestations associated with parvovirus B19 primary infection in adults
    Valentia Mage
    Service de Dermatologie, Hopital Cochin, Assistance publique des Hôpitaux de Paris APHP, et Université René Descartes, Paris, France
    J Am Acad Dermatol 71:62-9. 2014
    ..Skin involvement is reported during primary parvovirus B19 infection in adults...
  26. ncbi request reprint Association between endothelin receptor B nonsynonymous variants and melanoma risk
    Nadem Soufir
    Laboratoire de Biochimie hormonale et génétique, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, AP HP, Faculte de Medecine, Paris VII, Paris, France
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:1297-301. 2005
    ..9, 95% CI = 1.34 to 296.2; P = .03). Our data strongly suggest that EDNRB is involved in predisposition for two different multigenic disorders, HSCR and melanoma...
  27. doi request reprint A comparison of two regimens of topical corticosteroids in the treatment of patients with bullous pemphigoid: a multicenter randomized study
    Pascal Joly
    Department of Dermatology, INSERM U901, University of Rouen, Rouen, France
    J Invest Dermatol 129:1681-7. 2009
    ..54; 95% confidence interval, 0.30-0.97; P=0.039). This mild regimen allows a 70% reduction of the cumulative doses of CS and improves BP patients' outcome...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Hair and nail problems]
    Hela Zribi
    Service de Dermatologie, Centre Hospitalier Bichat Claude Bernard, 75018 Paris
    Rev Prat 57:893-904. 2007
  29. ncbi request reprint [Livid streaks induced by bleaching creams]
    Emmanuel Mahe
    Service de Dermatologie, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, 46, rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris
    Presse Med 32:462. 2003
  30. ncbi request reprint Treatment with taxanes of refractory or life-threatening Kaposi sarcoma not associated with human immunodeficiency virus infection
    Laurence Fardet
    Department of Dermatology, Hospital Saint Louis, Paris, France
    Cancer 106:1785-9. 2006
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint [Cutaneous necrosis is predictive of cancer in adult dermatomyositis]
    M Burnouf
    Service de Dermatologie, Groupe Hospitalier Bichat Claude Bernard, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 130:313-6. 2003
    ..A number of predictive factors have been reported. The aim of our study was to search for predictive factors of cancer, among adults with dermatomyositis...
  32. ncbi request reprint [Mycobacterium kansasii skin infection at insulin injection sites]
    E Domergue Than Trong
    Service de Dermatologie, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, 46, rue Henri Huchard, 75877 Paris Cedex 18
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 128:250-2. 2001
    ..Insulin injection sites rarely become infected. We report a case of Mycobacterium kansasii infection at the sites of insulin injection...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Mycobacterium malmoense cutaneous infection in an immunocompetent patient]
    P Schmoor
    Service de Dermatologie, HIA Begin, Paris
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 128:139-40. 2001
    ..Mycobacterium malmoense is a mycobacterium rarely described as a human pathogen. We report the first case of cutaneous infection in an immunocompetent patient...
  34. ncbi request reprint Drug-induced hypersensitivity syndrome associated with Epstein-Barr virus infection
    V Descamps
    Department of Dermatology, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 46 rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris, France
    Br J Dermatol 148:1032-4. 2003
    ..We suggest that EBV infection may participate in some cases, as do the other herpesviruses HHV-6 or CMV, in the development of drug-induced hypersensitivity syndrome...
  35. ncbi request reprint [Anti-TNF alpha in dermatology]
    E Mahe
    Service de Dermatologie, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, 46, rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 129:1374-9. 2002
    ..Here again the dermatologist has a major role to play in post-marketing pharmacovigilance...
  36. ncbi request reprint [Cytosteatonecrosis of the newborn infant]
    Emmanuel Mahe
    Service de Dermatologie, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, 46, rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris
    Presse Med 31:612-6. 2002
    ..A cutaneous biopsy, rarely required for diagnosis, reveals a granulomatous reaction to a foreign body in a necrosed subcutaneous adipose tissue...
  37. ncbi request reprint Pyogenic granuloma within port-wine stains: an alarming clinical presentation
    Laurence Valeyrie
    Department of Dermatology, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, 75018 Paris, France
    Eur J Dermatol 12:373-5. 2002
  38. ncbi request reprint Association of human herpesvirus 6 infection with drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms
    V Descamps
    Dermatology Department, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, 46 rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris, France
    Arch Dermatol 137:301-4. 2001
    ..There is a current debate regarding the association of human herpesvirus 6 (HHV-6) infection and drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS)...
  39. ncbi request reprint Icodextrin cutaneous hypersensitivity: report of 3 psoriasiform cases
    A Valance
    Department of Dermatology, , Assistance Publique-Hopitaux de Paris, France
    Arch Dermatol 137:309-10. 2001
    ..As in our cases, most eruptions are psoriasiform, limited to the palms and soles, or extensive. Although the etiology is unclear, a hypersensitivity reaction, with the formation of immunocomplexes, is probable...
  40. ncbi request reprint [A new antiviral for genito-anal condylomas]
    E Mahe
    12 Service de dermatologie du Pr Cricks, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, 75018 Paris
    Presse Med 31:449-50. 2002
  41. ncbi request reprint High frequency of detection of human papillomaviruses associated with epidermodysplasia verruciformis in children with psoriasis
    E Mahe
    Unite des Papillomavirus, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
    Br J Dermatol 149:819-25. 2003
    ..It has been suggested that the human papillomaviruses (HPVs) associated with epidermodysplasia verruciformis (EV), including the oncogenic HPV5, may contribute to the pathogenesis of psoriasis...
  42. ncbi request reprint Bullous pemphigoid in a leg affected with hemiparesia: a possible relation of neurological diseases with bullous pemphigoid?
    N Foureur
    Department of Dermatology, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, 46, rue Henri Huchard 75018 Paris, France
    Eur J Dermatol 11:230-3. 2001
    ..Bullous pemphigoid could be considered to be a marker of neurological disorder...
  43. ncbi request reprint [External anogenital condylomas]
    F Bouscarat
    Service de Dermatologie et Dispensaire Anti Vénérien, Hopital Bichat, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 46, rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris, France
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 129:1013-22. 2002
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Global improvement of systemic scleroderma under long-term administration of octreotide
    V Descamps
    Department of Dermatology, Hopital Bichat, 75018 Paris, France
    Eur J Dermatol 9:446-8. 1999
    ..This report suggests that long-term administration of octreotide may be beneficial in the treatment of patients with systemic scleroderma. Long-term trials are required to confirm these preliminary results...
  45. ncbi request reprint Recurrent erysipelas: 47 cases
    S Leclerc
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hopital de la Pitie Salpetriere, AP HP, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6, Paris, France
    Dermatology 214:52-7. 2007
    ..Recurrence is a common complication of erysipelas (cellulitis)...
  46. ncbi request reprint [Kimura's disease associated with extracapillary glomerulonephritis]
    C Chauvel
    Service de Dermatologie, Hopital Bichat, Paris, France
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 133:689-92. 2006
    ..The typical presentation consists of painless papules or nodules with a predilection for the head and neck region, associated with lymphadenopathy, parotid gland involvement, peripheral blood eosinophilia and raised immunoglobulin E...
  47. ncbi request reprint [Seizures during interferon alpha therapy: three cases in dermatology]
    E Legroux-Crespel
    Service de Dermatologie, Groupe Hospitalier Bichat Claude Bernard, Paris
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 130:202-4. 2003
    ..Among them the risk of occurrence of seizures is not well known by dermatologists. We report three cases of seizures that occurred in patients treated with interferon alpha in two dermatological diseases: mycosis fungoides and melanoma...
  48. ncbi request reprint Sarcoidosis during combined interferon alfa and ribavirin therapy in 2 patients with chronic hepatitis C
    Jeanne Wendling
    Arch Dermatol 138:546-7. 2002
  49. ncbi request reprint Regression of AK7 malignant mesothelioma established in immunocompetent mice following intratumoral gene transfer of interferon gamma
    Laurence Cordier Kellerman
    Institut Gustave Roussy, 94805 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Cancer Gene Ther 10:481-90. 2003
    ..Tumor relapse was observed, which could be due to local TGF-beta secretion by remaining tumor cells...
  50. ncbi request reprint A helpful clinical sign predictive of cancer in adult dermatomyositis: cutaneous necrosis
    Emmanuel Mahe
    Arch Dermatol 139:539. 2003
  51. ncbi request reprint Case 36-2007: a woman with rash, fever, and hypotension
    Vincent Descamps
    N Engl J Med 358:1406; author reply 1406-7. 2008
  52. ncbi request reprint Scalp psoriasis: a paradigm of "switch-on" mechanism to anagen hair growth?
    Sami Sawan
    Arch Dermatol 144:1064-6. 2008
  53. ncbi request reprint [Herpes virus infections in the immunocompromised child and adult]
    Vincent Descamps
    Service de dermatologie Hôpital Bichat Claude Bernard AP HP, 75018 Paris
    Rev Prat 53:215-21. 2003
  54. ncbi request reprint Active human herpesvirus 6 infection in a patient with drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms
    Vincent Descamps
    J Invest Dermatol 121:215-6. 2003
  55. ncbi request reprint Human herpesvirus-6 encephalitis associated with hypersensitivity syndrome
    Vincent Descamps
    Ann Neurol 53:280. 2003