Antonella Tosti

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Affiliation: University of Bologna
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Hair loss in women
    A Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Minerva Ginecol 61:445-52. 2009
  2. pmc Videodermoscopy does not enhance diagnosis of scalp contact dermatitis due to topical minoxidil
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Int J Trichology 1:134-7. 2009
  3. pmc Management of contact dermatitis due to nickel allergy: an update
    Fernanda Torres
    Department of Dermatology, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Clin Cosmet Investig Dermatol 2:39-48. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Treatment strategies for alopecia
    Antonella Tosti
    University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 10:1017-26. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Evaluation of the efficacy of acitretin therapy for nail psoriasis
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 1, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Arch Dermatol 145:269-71. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Dealing with melanonychia
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 28:49-54. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of scalp dermoscopy in the diagnosis of alopecia areata incognita
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Am Acad Dermatol 59:64-7. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Nail involvement in epidermolysis bullosa
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, Bologna University, Via Massarenti, 1, Bologna 40138, Italy
    Dermatol Clin 28:153-7. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Alopecia in epidermolysis bullosa
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti, 1 40138, Bologna, Italy
    Dermatol Clin 28:165-9. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Follicular red dots: a novel dermoscopic pattern observed in scalp discoid lupus erythematosus
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 1, 40138, Bologna, Italy
    Arch Dermatol 145:1406-9. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Hair loss in women
    A Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Minerva Ginecol 61:445-52. 2009
    ..In this article, the authors review the most common clinical causes of hair loss in women, and emphasize the role of hormonal changes in the regulation of hair loss and hair growth...
  2. pmc Videodermoscopy does not enhance diagnosis of scalp contact dermatitis due to topical minoxidil
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Int J Trichology 1:134-7. 2009
    ..Videodermoscopy (VD) is a noninvasive diagnostic tool that provides useful information for the differential diagnosis of scalp disorders...
  3. pmc Management of contact dermatitis due to nickel allergy: an update
    Fernanda Torres
    Department of Dermatology, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Clin Cosmet Investig Dermatol 2:39-48. 2009
    ..Therefore, its management is of great importance. This article reviews diagnostic, preventive and therapeutic strategies in this field...
  4. ncbi request reprint Treatment strategies for alopecia
    Antonella Tosti
    University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 10:1017-26. 2009
    ..Hair loss is a very common complaint and dermatologists should be able to make the correct diagnosis of different types of alopecia and choose the best therapeutic strategy according to patients' and doctors' expectations...
  5. doi request reprint Evaluation of the efficacy of acitretin therapy for nail psoriasis
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 1, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Arch Dermatol 145:269-71. 2009
    ..To evaluate the therapeutic efficacy of acitretin in patients with isolated nail psoriasis...
  6. doi request reprint Dealing with melanonychia
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 28:49-54. 2009
    ..Dermoscopy is possibly a useful tool but the real benefit of this technique, screening lesions to determine which ones need to be removed, remains to be proven...
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of scalp dermoscopy in the diagnosis of alopecia areata incognita
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Am Acad Dermatol 59:64-7. 2008
    ..Alopecia areata incognita is a variety of alopecia areata characterized by acute diffuse shedding of telogen hairs without typical patches...
  8. doi request reprint Nail involvement in epidermolysis bullosa
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, Bologna University, Via Massarenti, 1, Bologna 40138, Italy
    Dermatol Clin 28:153-7. 2010
    ..The spectrum of clinical severity is large, and nail abnormalities may cause severe disability or just be a mild cosmetic problem. This article reviews the nail abnormalities observed in EB...
  9. doi request reprint Alopecia in epidermolysis bullosa
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti, 1 40138, Bologna, Italy
    Dermatol Clin 28:165-9. 2010
    ..Alopecia is usually secondary to blistering, and scalp areas more exposed to friction, such as the occipital area, are involved more frequently. This article reviews the hair abnormalities reported in the different subtypes of EB...
  10. doi request reprint Follicular red dots: a novel dermoscopic pattern observed in scalp discoid lupus erythematosus
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 1, 40138, Bologna, Italy
    Arch Dermatol 145:1406-9. 2009
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  11. ncbi request reprint Dermoscopy in the diagnosis of hair and scalp disorders
    A Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Actas Dermosifiliogr 100:114-9. 2009
    ..In the last few years many studies have been published in this field; this review will describe the dermoscopic patterns observed in the most common hair and scalp disorders and discuss their diagnostic relevance...
  12. ncbi request reprint Onychomatricoma: first description in a child
    Bianca Maria Piraccini
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, St Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Via Massarenti 1, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Pediatr Dermatol 24:46-8. 2007
    ..We report onychomatricoma associated with onychomycosis in the same nail in a 4-year-old girl...
  13. doi request reprint Trichoscopy as a clue to the diagnosis of scalp sarcoidosis
    Fernanda Torres
    Department of Dermatology, Institute of Dermatology of Rio de Janeiro IDERJ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Int J Dermatol 50:358-61. 2011
    ..Although rare, involvement of the scalp can occur, which might lead to cicatricial alopecia. Dermoscopic features of scalp sarcoidosis had not been reported...
  14. ncbi request reprint Finasteride treatment of female pattern hair loss
    Matilde Iorizzo
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti, I 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Arch Dermatol 142:298-302. 2006
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of oral finasteride therapy associated with an oral contraceptive containing drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol in premenopausal women with female pattern hair loss...
  15. ncbi request reprint Contact dermatitis due to cyclohexanone: a further case
    Massimiliano Pazzaglia
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 1, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Contact Dermatitis 49:313. 2003
  16. doi request reprint Long-term follow-up of toenail onychomycosis caused by dermatophytes after successful treatment with systemic antifungal agents
    Bianca Maria Piraccini
    Department of Internal Medicine, Geriatrics and Nephrology, Division of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 1, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    J Am Acad Dermatol 62:411-4. 2010
    ..Recurrences (relapse or reinfection) of onychomycosis are not uncommon, with percentages reported in various studies ranging from 10% to 53%...
  17. ncbi request reprint Lipedematous alopecia of the scalp
    Bianca Maria Piraccini
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 1, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Dermatol Online J 12:6. 2006
    ..The association of lipedematous scalp and androgenetic alopecia in our two patients appears to be coincidental...
  18. doi request reprint Contact allergens and irritants in household washing and cleaning products
    Michela Magnano
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Geriatrics and Nephrology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 1, 40138 Bologna, Italy michela
    Contact Dermatitis 61:337-41. 2009
    ..Household cleaning products often contain potential allergens and irritants but allergic contact dermatitis from these products in general consumers is rarely reported in the literature...
  19. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of a new clobetasol propionate 0.05% foam in alopecia areata: a randomized, double-blind placebo-controlled trial
    Antonella Tosti
    Dermatology Clinic University of Bologna, Bologna, and R and D Mipharm, Milan, Italy
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 20:1243-7. 2006
    ..After application to the skin the foam quickly evaporates without residues and it has a good patient compliance. In vitro studies have also shown that this formulation enhances the delivery of the active compound through the skin...
  20. doi request reprint Nail melanoma in children: differential diagnosis and management
    Matilde Iorizzo
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Dermatol Surg 34:974-8. 2008
  21. ncbi request reprint Videodermoscopy: a useful tool for diagnosing congenital triangular alopecia
    Matilde Iorizzo
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Pediatr Dermatol 25:652-4. 2008
    ..Videodermoscopy may serve as a useful tool to perform the right diagnosis as it can highlight signs not seen by the unaided eye and may be able to spare the patient from a biopsy...
  22. doi request reprint Today's treatments options for onychomycosis
    Matilde Iorizzo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Bologna, Italy
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 8:875-9. 2010
    ..We review current and future treatments for onychomycosis. We will also consider treatment options in patients with poor prognostic factors suggesting possible treatment failure...
  23. doi request reprint Patterns of nail matrix and bed of longitudinal melanonychia by intraoperative dermatoscopy
    Sergio Henrique Hirata
    Department of Dermatology, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Am Acad Dermatol 65:297-303. 2011
    ..The dermatoscopic examination of the nail plate has been recently introduced for the evaluation of pigmented nail lesions. There is, however, no evidence that this technique improves diagnostic accuracy of in situ melanoma...
  24. doi request reprint Alopecia secondary to mesotherapy
    Bruna Duque-Estrada
    Instituto de Dermatologia Prof Rubem David Azulay, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Am Acad Dermatol 61:707-9. 2009
    ..The second patient developed reversible alopecia after multiple scalp injections of homeopathic agents. These cases underline the possible risks of mesotherapy as a therapeutic technique for hair loss...
  25. ncbi request reprint Contact dermatitis due to topical cosmetic use of vitamin K
    Leonardo Veneziano
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Contact Dermatitis 52:113-4. 2005
  26. ncbi request reprint Treatment of onychomycosis with oral antifungal agents
    Matilde Iorizzo
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Expert Opin Drug Deliv 2:435-40. 2005
    ..The goals for antifungal therapy are mycological cure and a normal looking nail. In this paper the treatment of onychomycosis with oral antifungal agents will be reviewed...
  27. ncbi request reprint Occupational nail fragility in a professional violist
    Bianca Maria Piraccini
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Contact Dermatitis 51:35-6. 2004
  28. ncbi request reprint Moist toilet papers as possible sensitizers: review of the literature and evaluation of commercial products in Italy
    Valentina Zoli
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 1, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Contact Dermatitis 55:252-4. 2006
  29. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of sexual function with an international index of erectile function in subjects taking finasteride for androgenetic alopecia
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 1, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Arch Dermatol 140:857-8. 2004
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  30. ncbi request reprint Drug-induced hair disorders
    Bianca Maria Piraccini
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 1, Bologna, Italy
    Curr Drug Saf 1:301-5. 2006
    ..Although a large number of drugs have been occasionally reported to produce hair loss, only for a few drugs the relation between drug intake and hair loss has been proven...
  31. ncbi request reprint Congenital pseudoclubbing of a fingernail caused by subungual hemangioma
    Bianca Maria Piraccini
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Am Acad Dermatol 53:S123-6. 2005
    ..Nail dystrophies in newborns are rare and are particularly frightening when they appear as masses involving a single digit, suggesting the possibility of a tumor...
  32. doi request reprint In situ melanoma of the nail unit in children: report of two cases in fair-skinned Caucasian children
    Antonella Tosti
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Geriatrics and Nephrology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Pediatr Dermatol 29:79-83. 2012
    ..There is therefore the need to find parameters useful for clinical and dermatoscopic diagnosis in childhood nail pigmentation and to reach a consensus on management of children with a band of LM...
  33. ncbi request reprint Nail cosmetics in nail disorders
    Matilde Iorizzo
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Cosmet Dermatol 6:53-8. 2007
    ..It may also be the only choice to hide nail dystrophy where the nail is irreversibly damaged. Nail cosmetics may also function at treatment for onychtillomania, nail biting, and nail ingrowing...
  34. ncbi request reprint New fungal nail infections
    Matilde Iorizzo
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 20:142-5. 2007
    ..The prevalence of different pathogens in different areas depends on several factors, such as climate, geography and migration. We reviewed the recent literature to identify new agents responsible for onychomycosis...
  35. ncbi request reprint Assessment of hair and scalp disorders
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Investig Dermatol Symp Proc 12:23-7. 2007
    ..Many of these cosmetic benefits can be measured directly on the hair fiber, using a variety of techniques...
  36. doi request reprint Periungual hyperpigmentation in newborns
    Matilde Iorizzo
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Pediatr Dermatol 25:25-7. 2008
    ..The reason why some fair-skinned newborns display this hyperpigmentation is not known. Although we can speculate that it can be reactive to maternal pigment hormones, its persistence is not completely in agreement with this possibility...
  37. doi request reprint Nail lichen planus: response to treatment and long term follow-up
    Bianca Maria Piraccini
    Department of Internal Medicine, Geriatrics and Nephrology, Division of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti, 1 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Eur J Dermatol 20:489-96. 2010
    ..7%), 11 relapsed (11/27 = 40.7%). This study is important for the fact that no one has previously published the results of such a long follow-up of patients with nail lichen planus...
  38. doi request reprint Photodynamic therapy of onychomycosis caused by Trichophyton rubrum
    Bianca Maria Piraccini
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Am Acad Dermatol 59:S75-6. 2008
    ..For this reason, new approaches and strategies should be considered. The following case shows that photodynamic therapy (PDT) may represent an alternative noninvasive approach to treatment of onychomycosis...
  39. ncbi request reprint The nail in systemic diseases
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 1 40138, Bologna, Italy
    Dermatol Clin 24:341-7. 2006
    ..This article reports and discusses only those nail signs that provide the clinician with clues for the diagnosis of systemic disorders...
  40. ncbi request reprint Management of onychomycosis in children
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 1, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Dermatol Clin 21:507-9, vii. 2003
    ..Terbinafine, itraconazole, and fluconazole are effective and well tolerated for treating onychomycosis in children. Dosage depends on body weight. Duration of treatment is the same for adults...
  41. ncbi request reprint Frontal fibrosing alopecia in postmenopausal women
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Italy
    J Am Acad Dermatol 52:55-60. 2005
    ..Frontal fibrosing alopecia is a variety of cicatricial alopecia characterized by a band of frontal/frontoparietal hair recession and marked decrease or a complete loss of the eyebrows, typically observed in women who are postmenopausal...
  42. ncbi request reprint Peri- and subungual burns caused by hydrofluoric acid
    Bianca Maria Piraccini
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Contact Dermatitis 52:230-2. 2005
  43. ncbi request reprint Drug-induced nail abnormalities
    Bianca Maria Piraccini
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti, 1 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 3:57-65. 2004
    ..Drug-induced nail changes usually involve several or all of the nails. In most cases, nail abnormalities are asymptomatic, but can sometimes cause pain and impair manual activities...
  44. ncbi request reprint Clobetasol propionate 0.05% under occlusion in the treatment of alopecia totalis/universalis
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Italy
    J Am Acad Dermatol 49:96-8. 2003
    ..Efficacy of topical steroids in alopecia areata is still discussed...
  45. doi request reprint Reflectance confocal microscopy of the yellow dot pattern in alopecia areata
    Marco Ardigo
    San Gallicano Dermatologic Institute, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Arch Dermatol 147:61-4. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the yellow dot pattern observed at dermoscopy in alopecia areata with reflectance confocal microscopy (RCM) and correlate RCM findings with pathological features...
  46. ncbi request reprint Drug reactions affecting hair: diagnosis
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 1, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Dermatol Clin 25:223-31, vii. 2007
    ..Type of hair loss (telogen effluvium, anagen effluvium, or both) depends on the drug, its dosage, and patient's susceptibility. Drug-induced hair loss is usually reversible...
  47. ncbi request reprint Treatment of nondermatophyte mold and Candida onychomycosis
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 1, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Dermatol Clin 21:491-7, vii. 2003
    ..Candida onychomycosis is always a sign of immunodepression. Systemic treatment with itraconazole or fluconazole is usually effective, but relapses are very common...
  48. ncbi request reprint Mechanical onycholysis of 2 fingernails in a 7-year-old girl
    Bianca Maria Piraccini
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Contact Dermatitis 54:301-2. 2006
  49. ncbi request reprint Drug-induced nail abnormalities
    Bianca Maria Piraccini
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Am J Clin Dermatol 4:31-7. 2003
    ..In this article, we also include nail adverse effects as a result of radiotherapy since they are commonly observed in clinical practice...
  50. ncbi request reprint Allergic contact cheilitis
    Valentina Zoli
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 1, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Contact Dermatitis 54:296-7. 2006
  51. ncbi request reprint Drug-induced nail diseases
    Bianca Maria Piraccini
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti, 1 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Dermatol Clin 24:387-91. 2006
    ..Drug-induced nail abnormalities are usually transitory and disappear with drug withdrawal, but sometimes persist over time. This article reviews drugs that have been consistently associated with nail abnormalities...
  52. doi request reprint Yellow nail syndrome: clinical experience in a series of 21 patients
    Bianca Maria Piraccini
    Dermatology, Department of Specialized, Experimental and Diagnostic Medicine, University of Bologna, Italy
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 12:131-7. 2014
    ..Our aim was to assess the clinical features, associated diseases and response to treatment of patients with YNS, to help clinicians to better diagnose and treat YNS patients...
  53. ncbi request reprint The spectrum of allergic contact dermatitis in the elderly
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 1, 40138, Bologna, Italy
    Contact Dermatitis 50:379-81. 2004
  54. ncbi request reprint Occupational protein contact dermatitis due to Calliphora vomitoria larvae (maggots) bred as fishing bait
    Massimiliano Pazzaglia
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 1, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Contact Dermatitis 48:176. 2003
  55. ncbi request reprint White superficial onychomycosis: epidemiological, clinical, and pathological study of 79 patients
    Bianca Maria Piraccini
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Arch Dermatol 140:696-701. 2004
    ..To analyze the epidemiology, responsible agents, clinical features, and outcome of white superficial onychomycosis (WSO)...
  56. ncbi request reprint Contact sensitization to 5-chloro-2-methyl-4-isothiazolin-3-one and 2-methyl-4-isothiazolin-3-one in children
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Contact Dermatitis 49:215-6. 2003
  57. doi request reprint Short anagen syndrome
    Federica Giacomini
    Division 2 of Dermatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Geriatrics and Nephrology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Pediatr Dermatol 28:133-4. 2011
    ..Hair length tends to improve spontaneously after puberty. The main differential diagnoses include loose anagen hair syndrome (LAS)...
  58. ncbi request reprint Juvenile xanthogranuloma of the proximal nail fold
    Bianca Maria Piraccini
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Pediatr Dermatol 20:307-8. 2003
    ..Periodic follow-up was important not only to monitor evolution of the juvenile xanthogranuloma, but also to avoid excessive growth of the lesion with possible definitive nail matrix damage...
  59. ncbi request reprint Alopecia areata: a long term follow-up study of 191 patients
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Italy
    J Am Acad Dermatol 55:438-41. 2006
    ..The prognosis of alopecia areata (AA) is difficult to predict. Few studies report long-term follow-up of AA patients...
  60. ncbi request reprint Heterochromia of the scalp hair following Blaschko lines
    Matilde Iorizzo
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 1, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Pediatr Dermatol 24:69-70. 2007
    ..It is considered a disorder of pigmentation when the tufts are asymmetrically distributed. We report four patients with isolated congenital tufts of heterochromia in the scalp hair following the Blaschko lines of the head...
  61. doi request reprint Histopathologic features of alopecia areata incognito: a review of 46 cases
    Mariya Miteva
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, 1600 NW 10th Avenue, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 39:596-602. 2012
    ..Dermoscopy shows yellow dots and short regrowing hairs. The differential diagnosis with telogen effluvium (TE) and androgenetic alopecia may be difficult...
  62. ncbi request reprint Allergic contact dermatitis in hairdressers: frequency and source of sensitisation
    Matilde Iorizzo
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 1, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Eur J Dermatol 12:179-82. 2002
    ..The allergens known as strong skin sensitizers have remained almost the same over the years. Preventive measures should be mandatory to protect hands and to improve the safety of this job...
  63. ncbi request reprint Hypertrichosis of the eyelashes caused by bimatoprost
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Italy
    J Am Acad Dermatol 51:S149-50. 2004
    ..We report a case of hypertrichosis of the eyelashes caused by the prostamide bimatoprost (Lumigan; Allergan, Inc, Irvine, Calif), a new IOP-lowering drug...
  64. doi request reprint Photo-onycholysis caused by an unusual beach game activity: a pediatric case of a side effect caused by doxycycline
    Massimiliano Pazzaglia
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Specialized, Experimental and Diagnostic Medicine, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Pediatr Dermatol 31:e26-7. 2014
    ..He developed a photo-onycholysis predominantly on his thumbs while he was being treated with 20 mg/day of doxycycline, a low dose but enough to trigger the photoreaction. ..
  65. doi request reprint Biorejuvenation: theory and practice
    Matilde Iorizzo
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Clin Dermatol 26:177-81. 2008
    ..In addition to a daily sunscreen application and nonsmoking, mesotherapy is another antiaging strategy helping to maintain a globally firm and bright skin, protecting it from the environmental contributors to aging...
  66. ncbi request reprint Topical steroids versus systemic antifungals in the treatment of chronic paronychia: an open, randomized double-blind and double dummy study
    Antonella Tosti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 1, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    J Am Acad Dermatol 47:73-6. 2002
    ..The involvement of Candida in the pathogenesis of chronic paronychia (CP) has never been proven, even though this condition is commonly considered a type of Candida onychomycosis...
  67. ncbi request reprint Morphological approach to hair disorders
    Rodney Sinclair
    Department of Dermatology, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Investig Dermatol Symp Proc 8:56-64. 2003
    ..The final section by Leroy and Van Neste highlights the difficulties of evaluating therapeutic interventions in hair loss disease and proposes a new technique...
  68. ncbi request reprint Dermoscopy allows better management of nail pigmentation
    Antonella Tosti
    Arch Dermatol 138:1369-70. 2002
  69. ncbi request reprint Grading simple chronic paronychia and onycholysis
    C Ralph Daniel
    Int J Dermatol 45:1447-8. 2006
  70. ncbi request reprint Finasteride treatment may not prevent telogen effluvium after minoxidil withdrawal
    Antonella Tosti
    Arch Dermatol 139:1221-2. 2003
  71. ncbi request reprint The nail and hair in forensic science
    C Ralph Daniel
    Department of Medicine, University of Missisippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 50:258-61. 2004
    ..Drugs and toxins that can be detected in hair and nails are reviewed and the application of hair/nail analysis in general and in forensic medicine is discussed...
  72. ncbi request reprint Histological features of peripilar signs associated with androgenetic alopecia
    Claire Deloche
    Centre Charles Zviak, L Oreal Recherche, 90 rue du General Roguet, 92583 Clichy Cedex, France
    Arch Dermatol Res 295:422-8. 2004
    ..A study of the scalp in a large cohort of volunteers with androgenetic alopecia using macrophotographs showed the presence of peripilar signs (PPS) around the hair ostia...
  73. ncbi request reprint Videodermoscopy in the evaluation of hair and scalp disorders
    Elizabeth K Ross
    Dermatology and Laser Center Northwest, Bellingham, Italy
    J Am Acad Dermatol 55:799-806. 2006
    ..Studies on a few entities suggest that use of dermoscopy can improve clinical accuracy, but further investigation is needed...
  74. ncbi request reprint A gene locus responsible for the familial hair shaft abnormality pili annulati maps to chromosome 12q24.32-24.33
    Kathrin A Giehl
    Department of Dermatology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munchen, Germany
    J Invest Dermatol 123:1073-7. 2004
    ..97 at D12S1609. Definite recombination events narrowed the region of shared haplotype in the affected individuals to an 8 Mb region between the marker D12S324 and the telomeric end of the long arm of chromosome 12...
  75. doi request reprint Videodermoscopy of the hyponychium in nail bed psoriasis
    Matilde Iorizzo
    J Am Acad Dermatol 58:714-5. 2008
  76. ncbi request reprint Loose anagen hair syndrome and loose anagen hair
    Antonella Tosti
    Arch Dermatol 138:521-2. 2002
  77. ncbi request reprint Occupational alopecia or alopecia areata?
    Antonella Tosti
    J Am Acad Dermatol 47:636-7. 2002
  78. ncbi request reprint Follow up of 12 patients with trachyonychia
    Shinichiro Sakata
    Faculty of Medicine, Monash University, Melborne, Victoria, Australia
    Australas J Dermatol 47:166-8. 2006
    ..Two patients presented with alopecia areata and two others with psoriasis. Of our patients, 50% showed total resolution or marked improvement in their nail disease within the first 6 years regardless of treatment...
  79. ncbi request reprint The disappearing nail bed: a possible outcome of onycholysis
    C Ralph Daniel
    Department of Medicine Dermatology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, USA
    Cutis 76:325-7. 2005
    ..If onycholysis persists, the condition is more likely to become irreversible and form the "disappearing nail bed." The best chance of resolving onycholysis is to try to identify the causative agent and institute early therapy...
  80. ncbi request reprint Serum antibodies against human intracisternal A-type particle (HIAP) endogenous retrovirus in Alopecia areata patients: a hallmark of autoimmune disease?
    Michelangelo La Placa
    J Invest Dermatol 123:407-9. 2004
  81. ncbi request reprint Onychomycosis: diagnosis and definition of cure
    Richard K Scher
    Department of Dermatology, Columbia University, New York, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 56:939-44. 2007
    ..Although nail appearance will usually continue to improve after cessation of therapy, the nails may have a persistent abnormal appearance even in cases where treatment has been effective...
  82. pmc Transferring functional immune responses to pathogens after haploidentical hematopoietic transplantation
    Katia Perruccio
    Division of Hematology and Clinical Immunology, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Perugia, Policlinico Monteluce, Via Brunamonti 51 06122 Perugia, Italy
    Blood 106:4397-406. 2005
    ..This study opens new perspectives for reducing infectious mortality after haploidentical transplantations...
  83. ncbi request reprint Isolated nail dystrophy suggestive of dominant dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa
    Antonella Tosti
    Pediatr Dermatol 20:456-7. 2003
  84. ncbi request reprint Alopecia areata during treatment with biologic agents
    Antonella Tosti
    Arch Dermatol 142:1653-4. 2006
  85. ncbi request reprint The nail and Koebner-like phenomenon
    C Ralph Daniel
    Int J Dermatol 45:1372-3. 2006
  86. ncbi request reprint Periungual keratoacanthoma preceded by a wart and followed by a verrucous carcinoma at the same site
    Robert Baran
    Acta Derm Venereol 83:232-3. 2003
  87. ncbi request reprint The psychosocial impact of hair loss among men: a multinational European study
    Mariola Alfonso
    Gallup Spain, Madrid, Spain
    Curr Med Res Opin 21:1829-36. 2005
    ..Moreover, we evaluated participants' use of treatments for hair loss and whether treatment success was associated with psychological benefit...
  88. ncbi request reprint Lentiginous eruption due to topical immunotherapy
    Antonella Tosti
    Arch Dermatol 139:544-5. 2003