Archana Singal

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  1. doi request reprint Ulcerated lupus vulgaris at the site of Bacille Calmette-Guérin vaccination
    Archana Singal
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital University of Delhi, Dilshad Garden, Delhi, India
    Pediatr Dermatol 30:147-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Cutaneous tuberculosis in children: the Indian perspective
    Archana Singal
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital University of Delhi, Dilshad Garden, Delhi, India
    Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 76:494-503. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Childhood leprosy in a tertiary-care hospital in Delhi, India: a reappraisal in the post-elimination era
    Archana Singal
    University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, University of Delhi, Dilshad Garden, Delhi 110095, India
    Lepr Rev 82:259-69. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Lichen scrofulosorum: a prospective study of 39 patients
    Archana Singal
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, Delhi 110095, India
    Int J Dermatol 44:489-93. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Onychomycosis: Diagnosis and management
    Archana Singal
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, University of Delhi, India
    Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 77:659-72. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Lichen planus
    Archana Singal
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, Delhi, India
    Indian Pediatr 41:1062-3. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Butenafine and superficial mycoses: current status
    Archana Singal
    University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, Department of Dermatology and STD, Delhi 110095, India
    Expert Opin Drug Metab Toxicol 4:999-1005. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Erythema nodosum leprosum necroticans in a child--an unusual manifestation
    Deepika Pandhi
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and Guru, Teg Bahadur Hospital, New Delhi 110095, India
    Int J Lepr Other Mycobact Dis 73:122-6. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Atypical lupus erythematosus panniculitis progressing to antinuclear antibody-negative systemic lupus erythematosus
    Deepika Pandhi
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences, Delhi, India
    J Cutan Med Surg 16:361-4. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Pheohyphomycosis caused by Exophiala spinifera: a rare occurrence
    Archana Singal
    Departments of Dermatology and STD, Microbiology, and Pathology, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, Delhi, India
    Int J Dermatol 47:44-7. 2008

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  1. doi request reprint Ulcerated lupus vulgaris at the site of Bacille Calmette-Guérin vaccination
    Archana Singal
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital University of Delhi, Dilshad Garden, Delhi, India
    Pediatr Dermatol 30:147-8. 2013
    ..5-year-old boy at the Bacille Calmette-Guérin vaccination site within 6 months, which was diagnosed using histology and polymerase chain reaction. The lesion resolved with isoniazid and rifampicin therapy...
  2. doi request reprint Cutaneous tuberculosis in children: the Indian perspective
    Archana Singal
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital University of Delhi, Dilshad Garden, Delhi, India
    Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 76:494-503. 2010
    ..Cutaneous TB in children is treated as per the recommendations of therapy for extrapulmonary TB...
  3. ncbi request reprint Childhood leprosy in a tertiary-care hospital in Delhi, India: a reappraisal in the post-elimination era
    Archana Singal
    University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, University of Delhi, Dilshad Garden, Delhi 110095, India
    Lepr Rev 82:259-69. 2011
    ..To assess the profile and describe the clinical presentations, clinico-histopathological profile, complications and treatment compliance of childhood leprosy at a tertiary care hospital in north-east district of Delhi during 2000-2009...
  4. ncbi request reprint Lichen scrofulosorum: a prospective study of 39 patients
    Archana Singal
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, Delhi 110095, India
    Int J Dermatol 44:489-93. 2005
    ..Lichen scrofulosorum is considered a rare form of cutaneous tuberculosis. Current information is based on case reports and case series with a small number of patients...
  5. doi request reprint Onychomycosis: Diagnosis and management
    Archana Singal
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, University of Delhi, India
    Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 77:659-72. 2011
    ..To combat the poor response, newer strategies such as combination, sequential, and supplementary therapies have been suggested. In the end, treatment of special populations such as diabetic, elderly, and children is outlined...
  6. ncbi request reprint Lichen planus
    Archana Singal
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, Delhi, India
    Indian Pediatr 41:1062-3. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Butenafine and superficial mycoses: current status
    Archana Singal
    University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, Department of Dermatology and STD, Delhi 110095, India
    Expert Opin Drug Metab Toxicol 4:999-1005. 2008
    ..Butenafine hydrochloride, a benzylamine derivative, exhibits potent fungicidal activity particularly against dermatophytes, aspergilli, dimorphic and dematiaceous fungi...
  8. ncbi request reprint Erythema nodosum leprosum necroticans in a child--an unusual manifestation
    Deepika Pandhi
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and Guru, Teg Bahadur Hospital, New Delhi 110095, India
    Int J Lepr Other Mycobact Dis 73:122-6. 2005
    ..The lesions resolved completely following multi-bacilliary multi-drug therapy for 12 months, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and corticosteroids...
  9. ncbi request reprint Atypical lupus erythematosus panniculitis progressing to antinuclear antibody-negative systemic lupus erythematosus
    Deepika Pandhi
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences, Delhi, India
    J Cutan Med Surg 16:361-4. 2012
    ..Lupus erythematosus panniculitis (LEp) is an uncommon but distinctive subset of lupus erythematosus (LE). It may develop in patients with discoid or systemic LE or may occur as an isolated phenomenon...
  10. doi request reprint Pheohyphomycosis caused by Exophiala spinifera: a rare occurrence
    Archana Singal
    Departments of Dermatology and STD, Microbiology, and Pathology, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, Delhi, India
    Int J Dermatol 47:44-7. 2008
    ..As antifungal susceptibility is known to be variable for Exophiala spinifera, in vitro sensitivity testing is recommended before medical treatment. This article reviews, in brief, all cases documented so far in the English literature...
  11. ncbi request reprint Immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome in an HIV seropositive leprosy patient
    Archana Singal
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Shahdara, New Delhi 110095, India
    Lepr Rev 77:76-80. 2006
  12. ncbi request reprint Genital tuberculid in a female child: a new entity (childhood vulval tuberculid)
    Depika Pandhi
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and Guru, Teg Bahadur Hospital, New Delhi, India
    Pediatr Dermatol 24:573-5. 2007
    ..quot; In females, such a localized genital tuberculid has not been documented till date. We report an 11-year-old girl with lichen scrofulosorum confined to the vulva, associated with cervical and inguinal tubercular lymphandenitis...
  13. doi request reprint Comparison of the radiometric BACTEC 460 TB culture system and Löwenstein-Jensen medium for the isolation of mycobacteria in cutaneous tuberculosis and their drug susceptibility pattern
    Puneet Aggarwal
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Delhi, India
    Int J Dermatol 47:681-7. 2008
    ..Therefore, this study was undertaken to compare mycobacterial isolation on conventional L-J medium vs. the BACTEC system, and to determine the prevalence of multidrug resistance in cutaneous tuberculosis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Multifocal scrofuloderma with disseminated tuberculosis in a severely malnourished child
    Archana Singal
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, New Delhi, India
    Pediatr Dermatol 22:440-3. 2005
    ..Moderate to severe malnutrition can cause immunosuppression and predispose children to various infections. We report disseminated tuberculosis in a severely malnourished Indian child who presented primarily with cutaneous involvement...
  15. doi request reprint Epidermal nevus syndrome associated with unusual neurological, ocular, and skeletal features
    Reena Sharma
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, University of Delhi, Delhi, India
    Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 78:480-3. 2012
    ..The present illustration emphasizes the importance of a punctilious work up of the case...
  16. ncbi request reprint Trigeminal trophic syndrome complicating a case of borderline tuberculoid leprosy
    Prashant Verma
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences, Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Shahdara, Delhi, India
    Lepr Rev 83:108-12. 2012
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is only the second case report of this manifestation in leprosy to be documented...
  17. ncbi request reprint A study of clinicohistopathological correlation in patients of psoriasis and psoriasiform dermatitis
    Shilpa Mehta
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, Delhi 110 095, India
    Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 75:100. 2009
    ..Studies to establish a clinicohistopathological concordance (and its determinants), in psoriasis and psoriasiform dermatitis are lacking...
  18. ncbi request reprint Comparative efficacy of topical 1% butenafine and 1% clotrimazole in tinea cruris and tinea corporis: a randomized, double-blind trial
    Archana Singal
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences, Delhi, India
    J Dermatolog Treat 16:331-5. 2005
    ..5% vs 2.9%) as well as higher mycological cure (61.7% vs 17.6%). However, this difference was not statistically significant at 4 and 8 weeks of treatment...
  19. doi request reprint Mortimer's Malady revisited: a case of polymorphic cutaneous and systemic sarcoidosis
    Deepika Pandhi
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, University of Delhi, New Delhi, 110 095, India
    Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 76:448. 2010
    ..The presentation of polymorphic skin lesions with involvement of multiple extra-cutaneous systems is uncommon in a single patient...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous tuberculosis and phlyctenular keratoconjunctivitis: a forgotten association
    Archana Singal
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Delhi 110 095, India
    Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 72:290-2. 2006
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  21. doi request reprint The efficacy of azithromycin in pityriasis rosea: A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Deepika Pandhi
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India
    Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 80:36-40. 2014
    ..Conclusion: Azithromycin is not effective in pityriasis rosea and the use of macrolides for this disease should not be encouraged in clinical practice. ..
  22. doi request reprint Concurrence of lichen striatus and localised pityriasis rosea: Cutaneous mosaicism
    Prashant Verma
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences, University of Delhi Associated Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Delhi, India
    Australas J Dermatol 54:41-2. 2013
    ..Cutaneous mosaicism has always been an intriguing subject. A 15-year-old boy presented to us with a unilateral band of lesions of pityriasis rosea and lichen striatus. The case is discussed in the light of the concept of genetic mosaicism...
  23. doi request reprint Behçet's disease in India: a dermatological perspective
    Archana Singal
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, University of Delhi, Delhi, India
    Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 79:199-204. 2013
    ..BD occurs with a high prevalence in the Mediterranean population. There is scarcity of clinical data on BD from India with only three case series in the last two decades...
  24. doi request reprint Comparative efficacy of tacrolimus 0.1% ointment and clobetasol propionate 0.05% ointment in oral lichen planus: a randomized double-blind trial
    Sidharth Sonthalia
    Department of Dermatology and Sexually Transmitted Diseases, University College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, University of Delhi, Delhi, India
    Int J Dermatol 51:1371-8. 2012
    ..05). No severe adverse events were reported. Tacrolimus 0.1% ointment is an effective alternative to topical steroid and may be considered as a first-line therapy in OLP...
  25. pmc Chemical Leucoderma Induced by Ear-ring Stoppers Made of Polyvinyl Chloride
    Reena Sharma
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, University of Delhi, Dilshad Garden, Delhi, India
    J Cutan Aesthet Surg 5:147-9. 2012
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of plastic ear-ring stopper induced CL...
  26. ncbi request reprint A novel congenital ichthyosiform syndrome with associated panhypopituitarism, corneal opacities and mental retardation
    Deepika Pandhi
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences, and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Delhi, 110095, India
    Arch Dermatol Res 299:457-60. 2007
    ..Thorough endocrinological evaluation and appropriate intervention in patients of ichthyosis with short stature may reduce the morbidity associated with retarded skeletal growth and gonadal maturation...
  27. ncbi request reprint Genital involvement and type I reaction in childhood leprosy
    Ritika Gupta
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Shahdara, Delhi, India
    Lepr Rev 76:253-7. 2005
    ..He developed type reaction, 3 months following initiation of multibacillary multidrug therapy (MB-MDT) and responded favourably to systemic corticosteroids...
  28. ncbi request reprint Herpes zoster with dissemination
    Archana Singal
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, Delhi 110 095, India
    Indian Pediatr 43:353-6. 2006
    ..We report two children with disseminated herpes zoster, one of whom was immunocompromised secondary to severe mal-nutrition and had associated orbital septal cellulitis...
  29. ncbi request reprint Lymphangioma of the tongue: response to intralesional steroids
    Sundeep Khurana
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, Delhi, India
    J Dermatolog Treat 17:124-6. 2006
    ..Excellent cosmetic and functional results were achieved with multiple intralesional steroid injections. Various treatment modalities advocated for lymphangioma of the tongue are discussed...
  30. doi request reprint Lichen planus in childhood: a series of 316 patients
    Deepika Pandhi
    Department of Dermatology and Sexually Transmitted Diseases, University College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, University of Delhi, Delhi, India
    Pediatr Dermatol 31:59-67. 2014
    ..8% of patients. We report the largest series to date of LP in childhood, with a more varied clinical presentation than in previous series. The course and response to treatment were similar to those in adults. ..
  31. doi request reprint Female pattern hair loss
    Archana Singal
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, University of Delhi, Delhi, India
    Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 79:626-40. 2013
    ..Medical therapy may be supplemented with cosmetic concealment in those desirous of greater hair density. Surgery may be worthwhile in some carefully selected patients. ..
  32. doi request reprint Perniosis in an infant treated with topical nitroglycerine
    Prashant Verma
    Department of Dermatology and Sexually Transmitted Diseases, University College of Medical Sciences, University of Delhi, and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Delhi, India
    Pediatr Dermatol 30:623-4. 2013
    ..Treatment of perniosis with topical nitroglycerin ointment is reported in a 6-month-old boy. ..
  33. doi request reprint Computer Assisted Objective Structured Clinical Examination: a useful tool for dermatology undergraduate assessment
    Chander Grover
    Department of Dermatology, University College of Medical Sciences, Delhi, India
    Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 78:519. 2012
    ..Dermatology is a minor subject in undergraduate medical curriculum in India. The dermatology clinical postings are generally poorly attended, and the clinical acumen of an average medical graduate in this specialty is quite low...
  34. doi request reprint Ocular alterations in patients of alopecia areata
    Deepika Pandhi
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences, GTB Hospital, University of Delhi, Delhi 110095, India
    J Dermatol 36:262-8. 2009
    ..001) in the study group. As the ocular changes were not found to correlate with the age, severity or extent of the disease, an initial ophthalmological screening of all patients is suggested...
  35. ncbi request reprint Skin-colored nodules in zosteriform pattern
    Ritika Gupta
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Shahdara, Delhi, India
    Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 72:81-2. 2006
  36. ncbi request reprint Faun tail naevus: a cutaneous marker of spinal dysraphism
    Ritika Gupta
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Delhi 110 095, India
    Indian Pediatr 42:67-9. 2005
    ..This lays stress on the early recognition of lumbar paraspinal skin lesions and early treatment to avoid irreversible sequelae...
  37. doi request reprint Xanthelasma palpebrarum: a marker of premature atherosclerosis (risk of atherosclerosis in xanthelasma)
    Deepika Pandhi
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, University of Delhi, India
    Postgrad Med J 88:198-204. 2012
    ..In addition, the concurrent association between metabolic syndrome, dyslipidaemia and dyslipoproteinaemia was also assessed...
  38. doi request reprint Comparison of cutaneous manifestations in chronic kidney disease with or without dialysis
    Deepshikha Khanna
    Department of Dermatology and STD, and Medicine Nephrology Division, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, Dilshad Garden, Delhi, India
    Postgrad Med J 86:641-7. 2010
    ..To study and compare dermatological manifestations in patients with various stages of chronic kidney disease (CKD) and end stage renal disease (ESRD), undialysed and dialysed, in a developing country...
  39. ncbi request reprint Hereditary Punctate Palmoplantar Keratoderma (PPK) (Brauer-Buschke-Fischer Syndrome)
    Ritika Gupta
    Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Delhi, India
    J Dermatol 31:398-402. 2004
    ..The article also presents a brief review of the literature...
  40. ncbi request reprint Ocular manifestations of Behcet's disease in Indian patients
    Jolly Rohatgi
    Department of Ophthalmology, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, Delhi, India
    Indian J Ophthalmol 51:309-13. 2003
    ..To study the prevalence, manifestations and severity of ocular involvement in Indian patients with Behcet's disease...