Edith N Nnoruka

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Publications

  1. ncbi Current epidemiology of atopic dermatitis in south-eastern Nigeria
    Edith N Nnoruka
    Sub Department of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Dermatol 43:739-44. 2004
  2. ncbi Lichen planus in African children: a study of 13 patients
    Edith N Nnoruka
    Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Pediatr Dermatol 24:495-8. 2007
  3. ncbi Hair loss in children in South-East Nigeria: common and uncommon cases
    Edith N Nnoruka
    Sub Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine, and Department of Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Dermatol 46:18-22. 2007
  4. ncbi Fixed drug eruption in Nigeria
    Edith N Nnoruka
    Sub Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Dermatol 45:1062-5. 2006
  5. pmc Topical steroid abuse: its use as a depigmenting agent
    Edith Nnoruka
    Subdepartment of Dermatology, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:934-9. 2006
  6. ncbi Hair loss: is there a relationship with hair care practices in Nigeria?
    Edith Nkechi Nnoruka
    College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Dermatol 44:13-7. 2005
  7. ncbi Skin diseases in south-east Nigeria: a current perspective
    E N Nnoruka
    Sub Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Dermatol 44:29-33. 2005
  8. ncbi Evaluation of syphilis in patients with HIV infection in Nigeria
    E N Nnoruka
    Department of Dermatology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Trop Med Int Health 10:58-64. 2005
  9. ncbi Correlation of mucocutaneous manifestations of HIV/AIDS infection with CD4 counts and disease progression
    Edith N Nnoruka
    Sub Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Dermatol 46:14-8. 2007
  10. ncbi Epidemic (human immunodeficiency virus-related) Kaposi's sarcoma in West African women
    Edith N Nnoruka
    Sub Department of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Dermatol 42:794-9. 2003

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi Current epidemiology of atopic dermatitis in south-eastern Nigeria
    Edith N Nnoruka
    Sub Department of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Dermatol 43:739-44. 2004
    ..African dermatologists have also voiced concern that the much used Hanifin criteria for diagnosis of AD may need some adaptation for use in Africa...
  2. ncbi Lichen planus in African children: a study of 13 patients
    Edith N Nnoruka
    Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Pediatr Dermatol 24:495-8. 2007
    ....
  3. ncbi Hair loss in children in South-East Nigeria: common and uncommon cases
    Edith N Nnoruka
    Sub Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine, and Department of Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Dermatol 46:18-22. 2007
    ..This variable pattern of hair loss is seen in all regions, possibly based on the ethnic origin of hair types...
  4. ncbi Fixed drug eruption in Nigeria
    Edith N Nnoruka
    Sub Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Dermatol 45:1062-5. 2006
    ..The trunk and limbs were affected mainly by pyrazoles and Butazolidin, respectively; however, solitary lesions on the trunk were usually due to co-trimoxazole, whereas solitary lesions on the limbs were associated with Butazolidin...
  5. pmc Topical steroid abuse: its use as a depigmenting agent
    Edith Nnoruka
    Subdepartment of Dermatology, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:934-9. 2006
    ..This may suggest that discontinuation is impossible...
  6. ncbi Hair loss: is there a relationship with hair care practices in Nigeria?
    Edith Nkechi Nnoruka
    College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Dermatol 44:13-7. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi Skin diseases in south-east Nigeria: a current perspective
    E N Nnoruka
    Sub Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Dermatol 44:29-33. 2005
    ..This study was carried out to update the recent clinical picture of skin diseases in our environment in view of the rapid development, urbanization and advances in the region...
  8. ncbi Evaluation of syphilis in patients with HIV infection in Nigeria
    E N Nnoruka
    Department of Dermatology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Trop Med Int Health 10:58-64. 2005
    ..To document the manifestations of syphilis among patients with concurrent HIV infection over a 12-month period...
  9. ncbi Correlation of mucocutaneous manifestations of HIV/AIDS infection with CD4 counts and disease progression
    Edith N Nnoruka
    Sub Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Dermatol 46:14-8. 2007
    ....
  10. ncbi Epidemic (human immunodeficiency virus-related) Kaposi's sarcoma in West African women
    Edith N Nnoruka
    Sub Department of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Dermatol 42:794-9. 2003
    ..Kaposi's sarcoma is caused by human herpesvirus 8 (HHV8), which is mainly transmitted through male homosexual behavior, and is less common in women than in men...
  11. ncbi Successful treatment of scabies with oral ivermectin in Nigeria
    E N Nnoruka
    Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, UNEC, Enugu, Nigeria
    Trop Doct 31:15-8. 2001
    ..No side effects were observed with ivermectin. Our results show that oral ivermectin is a promising, effective and safe alternative in both children and adults of Nigeria when compared to 25% benzyl benzoate topical application...