Samson K Kiprono

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Skin diseases in pediatric patients attending a tertiary dermatology hospital in Northern Tanzania: a cross-sectional study
    Samson K Kiprono
    Department of Dermatology, Regional Dermatology Training Center, P O Box 8332, Moshi, Tanzania
    BMC Dermatol 15:16. 2015
  2. pmc Histological review of skin cancers in African Albinos: a 10-year retrospective review
    Samson Kimaiyo Kiprono
    Department of Dermatology, Regional Dermatology Training Center, P, O, Box 8332, Moshi, Tanzania
    BMC Cancer 14:157. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Quality of life of patients with vitiligo attending the Regional Dermatology Training Center in Northern Tanzania
    Samson Kiprono
    Regional Dermatology Training Center, Moshi, Tanzania
    Int J Dermatol 52:191-4. 2013
  4. pmc Skin flora: Differences between people affected by Albinism and those with normally pigmented skin in Northern Tanzania - cross sectional study
    Samson K Kiprono
    Department of Dermatology, Regional Dermatology Training Center, Box 8332, Moshi, Tanzania
    BMC Dermatol 12:12. 2012
  5. pmc Acral peeling skin syndrome in two East-African siblings: case report
    Samson K Kiprono
    Department of Dermatology, Regional Dermatology Training Center at KCMC, Box 8332, Moshi, Tanzania
    BMC Dermatol 12:2. 2012

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi request reprint Skin diseases in pediatric patients attending a tertiary dermatology hospital in Northern Tanzania: a cross-sectional study
    Samson K Kiprono
    Department of Dermatology, Regional Dermatology Training Center, P O Box 8332, Moshi, Tanzania
    BMC Dermatol 15:16. 2015
    ..However, the spectrum of the skin diseases varies from region to region due to several factors such as genetics, socioeconomic and environmental. The aim of this study was to determine the spectrum of childhood skin diseases in Tanzania...
  2. pmc Histological review of skin cancers in African Albinos: a 10-year retrospective review
    Samson Kimaiyo Kiprono
    Department of Dermatology, Regional Dermatology Training Center, P, O, Box 8332, Moshi, Tanzania
    BMC Cancer 14:157. 2014
    ..Ultraviolet radiation is highest at the equator and African albinos living close to the equator have the highest risk of developing skin cancers...
  3. doi request reprint Quality of life of patients with vitiligo attending the Regional Dermatology Training Center in Northern Tanzania
    Samson Kiprono
    Regional Dermatology Training Center, Moshi, Tanzania
    Int J Dermatol 52:191-4. 2013
    ..Vitiligo is an acquired, predominantly asymptomatic, depigmenting disorder with profound psychological effects...
  4. pmc Skin flora: Differences between people affected by Albinism and those with normally pigmented skin in Northern Tanzania - cross sectional study
    Samson K Kiprono
    Department of Dermatology, Regional Dermatology Training Center, Box 8332, Moshi, Tanzania
    BMC Dermatol 12:12. 2012
    ..Skin flora varies from one site of the body to another. Individual's health, age and gender determine the type and the density of skin flora...
  5. pmc Acral peeling skin syndrome in two East-African siblings: case report
    Samson K Kiprono
    Department of Dermatology, Regional Dermatology Training Center at KCMC, Box 8332, Moshi, Tanzania
    BMC Dermatol 12:2. 2012
    ..Acral peeling skin syndrome is a rare autosomal recessive genodermatosis due to a missense mutation in transglutaminase 5. The skin peeling occurs at the separation of the stratum corneum from the stratum granulosum...