Bernard Naafs

Summary

Affiliation: University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment duration of reversal reaction: a reappraisal. Back to the past
    Ben Naafs
    IJsselmeerziekenhuizen Emmeloord Lelystad and Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Lepr Rev 74:328-36. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Treatment of leprosy: science or politics?
    Bernard Naafs
    Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Trop Med Int Health 11:268-78. 2006
  3. 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
  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. ncbi request reprint Allergic skin reactions in the tropics
    Bernard Naafs
    Department of Dermatology, Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Clin Dermatol 24:158-67. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Rural dermatology in the tropics
    Bernard Naafs
    Institute for Dermatology and Venereology, Polderma Emmeloord Steenwijk Urk, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Clin Dermatol 27:252-70. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Leprosy and HIV co-infection in five patients
    Maria Angela Bianconcini Trindade
    Division of Hansenology and Sanitary Dermatology, Sao Paulo State Health Secretariat, Brazil
    Lepr Rev 76:162-6. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Mycobacterial infections causing cutaneous disease; or how is leprosy transmitted?
    J Wim Brandsma
    Lepr Rev 79:196-8. 2008

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment duration of reversal reaction: a reappraisal. Back to the past
    Ben Naafs
    IJsselmeerziekenhuizen Emmeloord Lelystad and Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Lepr Rev 74:328-36. 2003
    ..The paper also warns against silent nerve damage that may occur when prednisolone is discontinued early...
  2. ncbi request reprint Treatment of leprosy: science or politics?
    Bernard Naafs
    Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Trop Med Int Health 11:268-78. 2006
    ..To review the history of the treatment of leprosy and leprosy reactions after World War II...
  3. 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...
  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. ncbi request reprint Allergic skin reactions in the tropics
    Bernard Naafs
    Department of Dermatology, Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Clin Dermatol 24:158-67. 2006
    ..This article describes the allergic conditions that occur in the tropics. Special attention is given to those cases of eczema and eruptions that are specific to tropical countries. Available treatments are also discussed...
  6. doi request reprint Rural dermatology in the tropics
    Bernard Naafs
    Institute for Dermatology and Venereology, Polderma Emmeloord Steenwijk Urk, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Clin Dermatol 27:252-70. 2009
    ..Other skin conditions, both eczematous and immune-mediated, that are typical for the rural tropics also are discussed. Etiology, pathology, and treatments are presented against the socioeconomic background...
  7. ncbi request reprint Leprosy and HIV co-infection in five patients
    Maria Angela Bianconcini Trindade
    Division of Hansenology and Sanitary Dermatology, Sao Paulo State Health Secretariat, Brazil
    Lepr Rev 76:162-6. 2005
    ..In four patients, this revealed their leprosy and induced a type I leprosy reaction. Two patients who were lepromin negative at diagnosis were retested after about 1 year of anti-retroviral treatment, and found to be positive...
  8. ncbi request reprint Mycobacterial infections causing cutaneous disease; or how is leprosy transmitted?
    J Wim Brandsma
    Lepr Rev 79:196-8. 2008