Camille Frances

Summary

Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Outcome of kidney transplant recipients with previous human herpesvirus-8 infection
    C Frances
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hopital Pitie Salpetriere, Paris, France
    Transplantation 69:1776-9. 2000
  2. doi request reprint Eosinophilic fasciitis (Shulman disease): new insights into the therapeutic management from a series of 34 patients
    David Lebeaux
    Hopital Pitie Salpetriere, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6, Paris, France
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 51:557-61. 2012
  3. doi request reprint [Dermatologic manifestations of the antiphospholipid syndrome]
    C Frances
    Service de Dermatologie Allergologie, Hopital Tenon, Universite Paris VI, 4, rue de la Chine, 75020 Paris, France
    Rev Med Interne 33:200-5. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Low blood concentration of hydroxychloroquine in patients with refractory cutaneous lupus erythematosus: a French multicenter prospective study
    Camille Frances
    Department of Dermatology Allergology, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Hopital Tenon, 4 rue de la Chine 75970 Paris CEDEX 20, France
    Arch Dermatol 148:479-84. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint The impact of preexisting or acquired Kaposi sarcoma herpesvirus infection in kidney transplant recipients on morbidity and survival
    C Frances
    Department of Dermatology Allergology, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Hopital Tenon, Paris, France
    Am J Transplant 9:2580-6. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint [Dermatologic manifestations in lupus erythematosus]
    C Frances
    Service de Dermatologie Allergologie, Hopital Tenon, Universite Paris 6, 4, rue de la Chine, 75020 Paris, France
    Rev Med Interne 29:701-9. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint [Management of digital ulcers from systemic scleroderma]
    Camille Frances
    Service de Dermatologie Allergologie, AP HP, Hopital Tenon, F 75020 Paris, France
    Presse Med 37:271-85. 2008
  8. doi request reprint [What's new in internal medicine?]
    C Frances
    Service de Dermatologie Allergologie, Hopital Tenon, Paris, France
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 135:S335-42. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Dermatological manifestations of Hughes' antiphospholipid antibody syndrome
    C Frances
    Department of Dermatology Allergology, Hopital Tenon, Paris, France
    Lupus 19:1071-7. 2010
  10. doi request reprint [Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis]
    C Frances
    Service de Dermatologie Allergologie, Hopital Tenon, AP HP, Universite Paris VI, 4 rue de la Chine, Paris, France
    Rev Med Interne 32:358-62. 2011

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Publications66

  1. ncbi request reprint Outcome of kidney transplant recipients with previous human herpesvirus-8 infection
    C Frances
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hopital Pitie Salpetriere, Paris, France
    Transplantation 69:1776-9. 2000
    ..The aim of this monocentric study was to determine the prevalence of HHV-8-seropositive patients at the time of transplantation and to identify the main clinical events of these HHV-8+ recipients...
  2. doi request reprint Eosinophilic fasciitis (Shulman disease): new insights into the therapeutic management from a series of 34 patients
    David Lebeaux
    Hopital Pitie Salpetriere, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6, Paris, France
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 51:557-61. 2012
    ..To analyse therapeutic management of eosinophilic fasciitis (EF)...
  3. doi request reprint [Dermatologic manifestations of the antiphospholipid syndrome]
    C Frances
    Service de Dermatologie Allergologie, Hopital Tenon, Universite Paris VI, 4, rue de la Chine, 75020 Paris, France
    Rev Med Interne 33:200-5. 2012
    ..In systemic lupus erythematosus, primary anetoderma is always associated with antiphospholipid antibodies...
  4. doi request reprint Low blood concentration of hydroxychloroquine in patients with refractory cutaneous lupus erythematosus: a French multicenter prospective study
    Camille Frances
    Department of Dermatology Allergology, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Hopital Tenon, 4 rue de la Chine 75970 Paris CEDEX 20, France
    Arch Dermatol 148:479-84. 2012
    ..To study the relation between blood concentration of hydroxychloroquine and the clinical efficacy of hydroxychloroquine sulfate in a series of patients with cutaneous lupus erythematosus (CLE)...
  5. ncbi request reprint The impact of preexisting or acquired Kaposi sarcoma herpesvirus infection in kidney transplant recipients on morbidity and survival
    C Frances
    Department of Dermatology Allergology, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Hopital Tenon, Paris, France
    Am J Transplant 9:2580-6. 2009
    ..In conclusion, although kidney recipients should be aware of the additional risk of KSHV morbidity, KSHV+ recipients should not be systematically excluded from kidney transplantation...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Dermatologic manifestations in lupus erythematosus]
    C Frances
    Service de Dermatologie Allergologie, Hopital Tenon, Universite Paris 6, 4, rue de la Chine, 75020 Paris, France
    Rev Med Interne 29:701-9. 2008
    ..An accurate diagnosis is necessary, since therapeutic management is quite different in these two conditions. Nonvascular and nonlupus lesions are numerous and some of them require specific treatment, such as dapsone for bullous lupus...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Management of digital ulcers from systemic scleroderma]
    Camille Frances
    Service de Dermatologie Allergologie, AP HP, Hopital Tenon, F 75020 Paris, France
    Presse Med 37:271-85. 2008
    ..Surgery is useful in the case of substantial retraction or bothersome calcifications. In all cases, calcium channel blockers are continued...
  8. doi request reprint [What's new in internal medicine?]
    C Frances
    Service de Dermatologie Allergologie, Hopital Tenon, Paris, France
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 135:S335-42. 2008
    ..In conclusion, subcutaneous injections of physiological saline, used as placebo in two different trials, enhanced in vitro activation of immunocompetent cells in healthy individuals...
  9. doi request reprint Dermatological manifestations of Hughes' antiphospholipid antibody syndrome
    C Frances
    Department of Dermatology Allergology, Hopital Tenon, Paris, France
    Lupus 19:1071-7. 2010
    ..Scientific data are required to determine the optimum management of these patients, who might benefit from recently developed antithrombotic agents...
  10. doi request reprint [Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis]
    C Frances
    Service de Dermatologie Allergologie, Hopital Tenon, AP HP, Universite Paris VI, 4 rue de la Chine, Paris, France
    Rev Med Interne 32:358-62. 2011
    ..Recommendations have been published for patients with renal insufficiency requiring a nuclear magnetic resonance imaging. If they are followed and efficient, it is likely that nephrogenic systemic sclerosis will disappear...
  11. ncbi request reprint Association study of B-cell marker gene polymorphisms in European Caucasian patients with systemic sclerosis
    Karen Dawidowicz
    Universite Paris Diderot, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris AP HP, Paris, France
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 29:839-42. 2011
    ..BANK1 and BLK B-cell genetic markers have been reproducibly and convincingly found to contribute to susceptibility to systemic sclerosis (SSc)...
  12. doi request reprint Hydroxychloroquine-induced pigmentation in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: a case-control study
    Moez Jallouli
    Service de Medecine Interne, Centre de Référence National pour le Lupus Systémique et le Syndrome des Antiphospholipides, Universite Paris 6, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris AP HP, Paris, France
    JAMA Dermatol 149:935-40. 2013
    ..Hydroxychloroquine-induced pigmentation is not a rare adverse effect. Our data support the hypothesis that hydroxychloroquine-induced pigmentation is secondary to ecchymosis or bruising...
  13. ncbi request reprint Association study of 3 rheumatoid arthritis risk loci in systemic sclerosis in European Caucasian population
    Baptiste Coustet
    Inserm U1016, Universite Paris Descartes, Hopital Cochin, Paris, France
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 29:S6-9. 2011
    ..Systemic sclerosis (SSc) belongs to connective tissue disorders and recent data have highlighted strong associations with some autoimmunity genes shared with other autoimmune diseases...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of quantitative Kaposi sarcoma--associated herpesvirus load in posttransplantation Kaposi sarcoma
    Claire Pellet
    Laboratory of Pharmacology, Hopital Saint Louis, Paris, France
    J Infect Dis 186:110-3. 2002
    ..01). Thus, quantification of KSHV load in peripheral blood mononuclear cells could represent a useful tool for monitoring transplant recipients with KS...
  15. doi request reprint C8orf13-BLK is a genetic risk locus for systemic sclerosis and has additive effects with BANK1: results from a large french cohort and meta-analysis
    Baptiste Coustet
    Inserm U1016, Universite Paris Descartes, Paris, France
    Arthritis Rheum 63:2091-6. 2011
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Relationship between the quantity of Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV) in peripheral blood and effusion fluid samples and KSHV-associated disease
    Anne Genevieve Marcelin
    Service de virologie UPRES EA 2387, Paris, France
    J Infect Dis 196:1163-6. 2007
    ..63 log(10) copies/150,000 cells). Determining the KSHV-DNA level may be useful in diagnosing KSHV-associated disease and for following up patients with KS when the development of MCD or PEL is suspected...
  17. ncbi request reprint Anetoderma and its prothrombotic abnormalities
    Agnes Sparsa
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Pitié, 83 Boulevard de l hopital, 75651 Paris Cedex 13, Paris, France
    J Am Acad Dermatol 49:1008-12. 2003
    ..It may be primary or secondary to various dermatoses. The primary form has been reported in association with autoimmune diseases and recently with antiphospholipid antibodies. Its etiology remains unknown...
  18. pmc Independent replication and meta analysis of association studies establish TNFSF4 as a susceptibility gene preferentially associated with the subset of anticentromere-positive patients with systemic sclerosis
    Baptiste Coustet
    Universite Paris Descartes, Rhumatologie A, Inserm U1016, Hopital Cochin, APHP, Paris, France
    J Rheumatol 39:997-1003. 2012
    ..Our objective was to validate TNFSF4 association with SSc and determine the subset with the higher risk...
  19. ncbi request reprint Hydroxychloroquine in systemic lupus erythematosus: results of a French multicentre controlled trial (PLUS Study)
    Nathalie Costedoat-Chalumeau
    UPMC, Universite Paris 6, Paris, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 72:1786-92. 2013
    ..This prospective randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multicentre study sought to compare standard and adjusted HCQ dosing schedules that target [HCQ] ≥1000 ng/ml to reduce SLE flares...
  20. doi request reprint Long-term outcome of 32 patients with chorea and systemic lupus erythematosus or antiphospholipid antibodies
    Peggy Reiner
    Service de Neurologie, AP HP, Hopital Lariboisiere, Paris, France
    Mov Disord 26:2422-7. 2011
    ..The aim of this work was to describe chorea during systemic lupus erythematosus or antiphospholipid antibodies and its long-term outcome...
  21. doi request reprint Brief report: candidate gene study in systemic sclerosis identifies a rare and functional variant of the TNFAIP3 locus as a risk factor for polyautoimmunity
    Eugénie Koumakis
    Paris Descartes University, Inserm U1016, Institut Cochin, and Cochin Hospital, AP HP, Paris, France
    Arthritis Rheum 64:2746-52. 2012
    ..The present study was undertaken to investigate whether rare variants of TNFAIP3 and TREX1 are also associated with SSc...
  22. doi request reprint Fatal outcome of deep-penetrating lower limb primary cutaneous anaplastic large cell lymphomas in two immunocompromised patients
    Stephane Barete
    Department of Dermatology, Hopital Tenon, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6, Paris, France
    Acta Derm Venereol 89:627-30. 2009
    ..This information should be taken into consideration when making therapeutic choices...
  23. doi request reprint Two observations raising questions about risk factors of cutaneous necrosis induced by terlipressin (Glypressin)
    Hala Megarbane
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Hopital Tenon, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris VI, Paris, France
    Dermatology 218:334-7. 2009
    ..Ischemic complications are rare but may be life threatening...
  24. doi request reprint Activated and resting regulatory T cell exhaustion concurs with high levels of interleukin-22 expression in systemic sclerosis lesions
    Alexis Mathian
    INSERM UMR S 945, Paris, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 71:1227-34. 2012
    ..Previous works did not distinguish between the different subsets of Treg and the non-regulatory FoxP3(+) cells leading to inconsistent results...
  25. doi request reprint Skin toxicities compromise prolonged pemetrexed treatment
    Belen Eguia
    Service de Dermatologie, Hopital Tenon, AP HP and Faculté de Médecine P and M Curie, Université Paris IV, France
    J Thorac Oncol 6:2083-9. 2011
    ..e., periorbital edema with conjunctivitis and edema of the limbs, leading to severe fluid retention, was diagnosed in our unit. The aim of this study was to evaluate the incidence and risk factors for CAEs...
  26. doi request reprint Bone involvement in two cases of thoracic primary cutaneous diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, leg type
    Sophie Lipowicz
    Department of Dermatology, Tenon Hospital, Paris, France
    Eur J Dermatol 21:744-9. 2011
    ..We describe here two aggressive cases of PCLBCL-LT with high burden and infiltrative thoracic tumours, with localized bone involvement...
  27. doi request reprint Skin manifestations and vascular endothelial growth factor levels in POEMS syndrome: impact of autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Stephane Barete
    Department of Dermatology, University, 75020 Paris, France
    Arch Dermatol 146:615-23. 2010
    ....
  28. doi request reprint Toxicity of sorafenib: clinical and molecular aspects
    Benoit Blanchet
    Laboratoire de Pharmacologie Toxicologie, Service de Pharmacie, GH Cochin Saint Vincent de Paul, 75014 Paris, France
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 9:275-87. 2010
    ..The management of this unusual toxicity highlights the particular need of new pluridisciplinarities linking oncologist, cardiologist and dermatologist...
  29. doi request reprint Prevalence of nephrogenic systemic fibrosis in renal insufficiency patients: results of the FINEST study
    Nicolas Janus
    Department of Nephrology, Pitie Salpetriere Hospital, 83 Boulevard de l hopital, 75013 Paris, France
    Eur J Radiol 73:357-9. 2010
    ..The FINEST study (FIbrose Néphrogénique SysTémique) was designed to determine the prevalence of NSF after magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in French RI patients...
  30. doi request reprint [Primary effusion lymphoma in two kidney transplant recipients]
    E Régnier-Rosencher
    Service de Dermatologie, Hopital Tenon, AP HP, 4, rue de la Chine, 75020 Paris, France
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 137:285-9. 2010
    ..It is chiefly seen in HIV patients and is rare in transplant recipients, possibly going unrecognized...
  31. doi request reprint Systemic mastocytosis and bone involvement in a cohort of 75 patients
    S Barete
    AP HP, Dermatology and Allergy Department, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Tenon Hospital, 4 rue Chine, Paris 75020, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 69:1838-41. 2010
    ..To investigate bone involvement in a large cohort of systemic mastocytosis (SM) patients, and evaluate the efficacy of bisphosphonate therapy. Patients and..
  32. doi request reprint 18-F fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography indicating unsuspected infections in two patients with dermatomyositis
    C Bachmeyer
    Internal Medicine Service, CHU Tenon AP HP, 75020 Paris, France
    Clin Exp Dermatol 34:e769-71. 2009
    ..Physicians should be aware that a positive 18-F FDG-PET is not specific for malignancy and may reveal other conditions including an infectious disorder...
  33. doi request reprint Clinical features and outcomes in 348 patients with polyarteritis nodosa: a systematic retrospective study of patients diagnosed between 1963 and 2005 and entered into the French Vasculitis Study Group Database
    Christian Pagnoux
    Universite Paris Descartes, Hopital Cochin, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    Arthritis Rheum 62:616-26. 2010
    ..This study was undertaken to describe the main characteristics of and long-term outcomes in patients with well-characterized PAN diagnoses...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Necrotizing folliculitis in Behçet's disease]
    S Trad
    Service de Medecine Interne, CHU de la Pitié Salpêtrière, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris VI, 75651 Paris Cedex 13, France
    Rev Med Interne 30:268-70. 2009
    ..Bacteriological analysis should be mandatory in the absence of specific criteria for the diagnosis of Behcet's disease...
  35. ncbi request reprint Sirolimus conversion for patients with posttransplant Kaposi's sarcoma
    C Lebbe
    APHP, Department of Dermatology, Hopital Saint Louis, Paris VII University, Paris, France
    Am J Transplant 6:2164-8. 2006
    ..Prospective studies with pharmacodynamic evaluation are important in order to better assess the duration of responses and the mechanisms of primary and acquired drug resistance...
  36. doi request reprint Two further cases of spondyloenchondrodysplasia (SPENCD) with immune dysregulation
    V Navarro
    AP HP, Epilepsy Unit, Pitie Salpetriere Hospital, Paris, France
    Am J Med Genet A 146:2810-5. 2008
    ..Undoubtedly, identification of the underlying molecular and pathological basis of SPENCD will provide important insights into immune and skeletal regulation...
  37. doi request reprint Association of the CD226 Ser(307) variant with systemic sclerosis: evidence of a contribution of costimulation pathways in systemic sclerosis pathogenesis
    P Dieude
    Universite Paris Diderot, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, Paris, France
    Arthritis Rheum 63:1097-105. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to test for association of the CD226 rs763361 polymorphism with systemic sclerosis (SSc) in European Caucasian populations...
  38. doi request reprint Study of anti-Müllerian hormone and its relation to the subsequent probability of pregnancy in 112 patients with systemic lupus erythematosus, exposed or not to cyclophosphamide
    Nathalie Morel
    University Pierre and Marie Curie UPMC, Universite Paris 6, Paris, France
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:3785-92. 2013
    ..There are no data available about the relation between anti-Müllerian hormone (AMH) serum levels and the probability of subsequent pregnancy in SLE patients...
  39. ncbi request reprint Antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies of IgA class in neutrophilic dermatoses with emphasis on erythema elevatum diutinum
    Nakhle Ayoub
    Dermatology Internal Medicine Department, Pitie Salpetriere Hospital, Paris, France
    Arch Dermatol 140:931-6. 2004
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of IgA and IgG antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCAs) in erythema elevatum diutinum in comparison with 2 other groups of neutrophilic dermatoses: Sweet syndrome and pyoderma gangrenosum...
  40. ncbi request reprint Protein Z deficiency in antiphospholipid-negative Sneddon's syndrome
    Nakhle Ayoub
    Internal Medicine Dermatology Department, Pitie Salpetriere Hospital, Paris, France
    Stroke 35:1329-32. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the levels of protein Z in a series of Sneddon's syndrome patients without circulating antiphospholipid antibodies in comparison with an age- and sex-matched control population...
  41. ncbi request reprint Skin metastases from unknown origin: role of immunohistochemistry in the evaluation of cutaneous metastases of carcinoma of unknown origin
    Sandy Azoulay
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, Groupe Hospitalier Pitie Salpetriere, Paris, France
    J Cutan Pathol 32:561-6. 2005
    ..Azoulay S, Adem C, Le Pelletier F, Barete S, Francès C, Capron F. Skin metastases from unknown origin: role of immunohistochemistry in the evaluation of cutaneous metastases of carcinoma of unknown origin...
  42. ncbi request reprint Dermatologic manifestations of the antiphospholipid syndrome: two hundred consecutive cases
    Camille Frances
    Groupe Hospitalier Pitie Salpetriere, Paris, France
    Arthritis Rheum 52:1785-93. 2005
    ..To describe dermatologic manifestations of the antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) and to investigate possible correlations between livedo reticularis and other APS manifestations...
  43. ncbi request reprint Clinical features and contribution of virological findings to the management of Kaposi sarcoma in organ-allograft recipients
    S Barete
    Service de Virologie CERVI, Groupe Hospitalier Pitie Salpetriere, 83, Boulevard de l Hôpital 75651, Paris, Cedex 13, France
    Arch Dermatol 136:1452-8. 2000
    ..To describe the clinical features of Kaposi sarcoma (KS) in organ-allograft recipients and to determine the contribution of human herpesvirus 8 (HHV-8) investigations to the management of KS...
  44. pmc Kaposi's sarcoma associated with previous human herpesvirus 8 infection in heart transplant recipients
    Jean Philippe Emond
    Pierre et Marie Curie University, Paris, France
    J Clin Microbiol 40:2217-9. 2002
    ..Four patients were HHV-8 seropositive before transplantation, and one of them developed Kaposi's sarcoma. One patient converted to seropositive HHV-8 status after transplantation...
  45. doi request reprint A new presentation of neonatal lupus: 5 cases of isolated mild endocardial fibroelastosis associated with maternal Anti-SSA/Ro and Anti-SSB/La antibodies
    Gaëlle Guettrot-Imbert
    AP HP, Service de Medecine Interne, Centre de Référence National pour le Lupus Systémique et le Syndrome des Antiphospholipides, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Pitie Salpetriere, 47 83 boulevard de l Hopital, 75651 Paris Cedex 13, France
    J Rheumatol 38:378-86. 2011
    ..These points, considered in association with 5 unusual cases of mild EFE, led us to consider the relationship between underrecognized cases of isolated autoantibody-associated EFE and DCM that had been considered idiopathic...
  46. pmc Association study of ITGAM, ITGAX, and CD58 autoimmune risk loci in systemic sclerosis: results from 2 large European Caucasian cohorts
    Baptiste Coustet
    Universite Paris Descartes, Rhumatologie A, Hopital Cochin, APHP, Paris, France
    J Rheumatol 38:1033-8. 2011
    ..To determine whether novel risk loci associated with systemic lupus erythematosus or multiple sclerosis may confer susceptibility to SSc, we tested single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNP) from ITGAM, ITGAX, and CD58 for associations...
  47. 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...
  48. ncbi request reprint 5% topical imiquimod tolerance in transplant recipients
    Amel Mebazaa
    Department of Dermatology, Saint Louis Hospital, Paris, France
    Dermatology 215:130-3. 2007
    ..Topical imiquimod is a new immunomodulator agent approved for genital warts, actinic keratosis (AK) or carcinoma, occurring in immunocompetent patients...
  49. ncbi request reprint Evidence for a multiclonal origin of multicentric advanced lesions of Kaposi sarcoma
    Renan Duprez
    Unité d Epidémiologie et Physiopathologie des Virus Oncogènes, Departement de Virologie, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:1086-94. 2007
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Low blood concentration of hydroxychloroquine is a marker for and predictor of disease exacerbations in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Nathalie Costedoat-Chalumeau
    Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Pitie Salpetriere, Universite Paris VI Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
    Arthritis Rheum 54:3284-90. 2006
    ..To study the possible relationship between whole-blood hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) concentrations and clinical efficacy of HCQ in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  51. doi request reprint Comparison of cutaneous manifestations in systemic polyarteritis nodosa and microscopic polyangiitis
    N Kluger
    Service de Dermatologie, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris AP HP, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Hopital Tenon, 4 rue de la Chine, F 75020 Paris, France
    Br J Dermatol 159:615-20. 2008
    ..Objectives To compare the clinical and pathological cutaneous manifestations in a series of patients with systemic MPA and PAN...
  52. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous vasculitis and their differential diagnoses
    N Kluger
    Universite Montpellier I, Service de Dermatologie, Hopital Saint Eloi, CHU de Montpellier, Montpellier, Paris, France
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 27:S124-38. 2009
    ..In this review, we discuss the diagnosis of cutaneous vasculitis (CV) and the pitfalls related to the cutaneous pathology. We also describe the essential features of the major categories of skin vasculitis...
  53. doi request reprint Treatment of refractory oral erosive lichen planus with topical rapamycin: 7 cases
    A Soria
    Service de Dermatologie Allergologie, Hopital Tenon, Paris, France
    Dermatology 218:22-5. 2009
    ..Given the reports of a slightly greater risk of squamous-cell carcinoma, rapamycin may be a good candidate for recalcitrant CEOLP, as it has both immunosuppressive and antitumour properties...
  54. pmc Fatal disseminated Acanthamoeba lenticulata infection in a heart transplant patient
    Stephane Barete
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Hopital Tenon, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, France
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:736-8. 2007
    ..The diagnosis was based on skin histopathologic results and confirmed by isolation of the ameba from involved skin and molecular analysis of a partial 18S rRNA gene sequence (DF3)...
  55. doi request reprint Adverse cutaneous drug reactions to ibandronate
    Isabelle Weber
    Service de Dermatologie Allergologie, Hopital Tenon, 4 rue de la Chine, 75020 Paris, France
    Eur J Dermatol 21:591-4. 2011
    ..Furthermore, delays between drug intake and the first lesions can be misleading. The absence of cross-reactions among bisphosphonates allows substitution...
  56. ncbi request reprint [Immunogenetic bases of systemic lupus erythematosus in humans]
    M Michel
    Unité Inserm U25, Faculte de Medecine Necker, Paris, France
    Rev Med Interne 19:726-30. 1998
    ..Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is an autoimmune disease of unknown pathogenesis. Familial studies and concordance rates among affected twins suggest that human SLE has a strong genetic basis...
  57. ncbi request reprint Bullous pemphigoid and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a new clue for understanding the bullous disease?
    O Chosidow
    Department of Internal Medicine, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Groupe Hospitalier Pitie Salpetriere, Universite Paris VI, France
    Arch Dermatol 136:521-4. 2000
    ..Isolated cases of BP in patients with other neurological disorders further support a pathogenic association between cutaneous and neurological diseases. Any description of BP in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is lacking...
  58. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous lesions of the digits in systemic lupus erythematosus: 50 cases
    J D Bouaziz
    Department of Dermatology, Hopital Tenon, Paris, France
    Lupus 16:163-7. 2007
    ..Clinical features of cutaneous lupus of the digits are polymorphous. So, a pathological examination of the lesions is often necessary for diagnosis and proper management...
  59. ncbi request reprint [Multiple aortic aneurysms in chronic atrophic polychondritis]
    G Monsel
    Service de Dermatologie, AP HP, Groupe Hospitalier Bichat Claude Bernard, Universite Paris 7 Denis Diderot, Paris
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 134:552-4. 2007
    ..The most frequent cardiovascular complications are valvulopathy and aortic aneurysm...
  60. ncbi request reprint Intravenous immunoglobulins-induced eczematous eruption: a long-term follow-up study
    F Cohen Aubart
    Service de Pharmacologie et Centre Régional de Pharmacovigilance, AP HP, Hopital Pitie Salpetriere, Paris, France
    Eur J Intern Med 20:70-3. 2009
    ..Vesicular eczematous eruption has recently been described as an intravenous immunoglobulins adverse effect. Little is known about patients' characteristics, administration regimens and long-term outcomes...
  61. ncbi request reprint Mortality and risk factors of scleroderma renal crisis: a French retrospective study of 50 patients
    L Teixeira
    Internal Medicine Department and Reference Center for Vasculitis and Systemic Sclerosis, Cochin Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, and UPRES EA 4058, Paris Descartes University, Faculty of Medicine, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 67:110-6. 2008
    ..To describe presentation and outcome of patients with scleroderma renal crisis (SRC)...
  62. ncbi request reprint Apoptosis and expression of soluble Fas mRNA in systemic lupus erythematosus
    T Papo
    Internal Medicine Department, La Pitie Salpetriere Hospital, Paris, France
    Lupus 7:455-61. 1998
    ..In comparison with healthy subjects, Fas alternative splicing was skewed toward the soluble form of Fas in SLE and RA. Apoptosis after T cell activation in vitro was increased in active SLE patients...
  63. ncbi request reprint Treatment of refractory erosive oral lichen planus with extracorporeal photochemotherapy: 12 cases
    A D Guyot
    Service de Dermatologie 1, AP HP, Hopital Saint Louis, Universite Paris VII, Paris, France
    Br J Dermatol 156:553-6. 2007
    ..Case reports have suggested that extracorporeal photochemotherapy (ECP) might be beneficial for the treatment of erosive oral lichen planus (OLP) recalcitrant to conventional immunosuppressive therapies...
  64. ncbi request reprint Sneddon syndrome with or without antiphospholipid antibodies. A comparative study in 46 patients
    C Frances
    Service de Medecine Interne, Hopital de la Pitie, Paris, France
    Medicine (Baltimore) 78:209-19. 1999
    ..08 versus 0.5) in Group I, but was not different with anticoagulation (0.056 versus 0.06). Antiphospholipid antibodies-negative and -positive patients with Sneddon syndrome belong to close but different subsets of Sneddon syndrome...
  65. ncbi request reprint Leg ulcers and hydroxyurea: forty-one cases
    M E Sirieix
    Rééducation Vasculaire, Hopital Broussais, Paris, France
    Arch Dermatol 135:818-20. 1999
    ..To better define this dermatological adverse effect of hydroxyurea therapy and to try to understand the pathophysiological process of this disease, we collected medical information for such patients in a multicenter retrospective study...
  66. doi request reprint [Contact urticaria induced by hydrolyzed wheat proteins in cosmetics]
    A Olaiwan
    Service de Dermatologie et Allergologie, Hopital Tenon, AP HP, 4, rue de la Chine, 75020 Paris, France
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 137:281-4. 2010
    ..Hydrolyzed wheat protein, produced by hydrolysis of gluten, is used in certain cosmetics and foods as emulsifiers and stabilizers. It can induce contact urticaria to cosmetics and/or anaphylaxis to food via an immunologic mechanism...