G G Lestringant

Summary

Affiliation: Abu Dhabi
Country: United Arab Emirates

Publications

  1. ncbi Diffuse calcinosis cutis in a patient with congenital leukemia and leukemia cutis
    G G Lestringant
    Tawam Hospital and Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Dermatology 200:147-50. 2000
  2. ncbi Congenital ichthyosis, follicular atrophoderma, hypotrichosis, and hypohidrosis: a new genodermatosis?
    G G Lestringant
    Tawam Hospital, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Am J Med Genet 75:186-9. 1998
  3. ncbi Co-existence of leukoderma with features of Dowling-Degos disease: reticulate acropigmentation of Kitamura spectrum in five unrelated patients
    G G Lestringant
    Department of Dermatology, Tawam Hospital, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Dermatology 195:337-43. 1997
  4. ncbi Associations of angiotensinogen gene mutations with hypertension and myocardial infarction in a gulf population
    P M Frossard
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Clin Genet 54:285-93. 1998
  5. ncbi Human renin gene BglI dimorphism associated with hypertension in two independent populations
    P M Frossard
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Clin Genet 56:428-33. 1999
  6. ncbi Association of acanthosis nigricans with risk of diabetes mellitus, and hormonal disturbances in arabian females: case-control study
    A Bener
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, P O Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Maturitas 40:53-9. 2001
  7. ncbi The angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) gene insertion/deletion dimorphism tracks with higher serum ace activities in both younger and older subjects
    P M Frossard
    Department of Pathalogy and Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, UAE University, and Department of Internal Medicine, Tawam Hospital, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Ann Saudi Med 18:389-92. 1998
  8. ncbi Association study between the ANF gene and hypertension in a Gulf Arab population
    P M Frossard
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Am J Hypertens 10:1308-10. 1997
  9. ncbi Cutaneous nocardiosis of the chest wall and pleura--10-year consequences of a hand actinomycetoma
    K A Saarinen
    Department of Dermatology, Tawam Hospital and Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Dermatology 202:131-3. 2001
  10. ncbi Congenital insensitivity to pain with anhidrosis
    L Sztriha
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Pediatr Neurol 25:63-6. 2001

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi Diffuse calcinosis cutis in a patient with congenital leukemia and leukemia cutis
    G G Lestringant
    Tawam Hospital and Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Dermatology 200:147-50. 2000
    ..However, the cutaneous leukemic infiltrate may also represent a triggering factor for calcium deposition in the skin...
  2. ncbi Congenital ichthyosis, follicular atrophoderma, hypotrichosis, and hypohidrosis: a new genodermatosis?
    G G Lestringant
    Tawam Hospital, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Am J Med Genet 75:186-9. 1998
    ..We conclude that this syndrome of congenital ichthyosis with follicular atrophoderma represents a new autosomal recessive genodermatosis...
  3. ncbi Co-existence of leukoderma with features of Dowling-Degos disease: reticulate acropigmentation of Kitamura spectrum in five unrelated patients
    G G Lestringant
    Department of Dermatology, Tawam Hospital, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Dermatology 195:337-43. 1997
    ..Patients with the DDD-RAK spectrum may show hyperpigmented macules and papules, facial pits, breaks in dermatoglyphics and epidermoid cysts...
  4. ncbi Associations of angiotensinogen gene mutations with hypertension and myocardial infarction in a gulf population
    P M Frossard
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Clin Genet 54:285-93. 1998
    ....
  5. ncbi Human renin gene BglI dimorphism associated with hypertension in two independent populations
    P M Frossard
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Clin Genet 56:428-33. 1999
    ..Such a genetic influence, which seems to show a recessive mode of inheritance, could also be implicated in raising both systolic and diastolic blood pressures...
  6. ncbi Association of acanthosis nigricans with risk of diabetes mellitus, and hormonal disturbances in arabian females: case-control study
    A Bener
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, P O Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Maturitas 40:53-9. 2001
    ..To aim of the present study is to determine the association of acanthosis nigricans(AN) with risk of diabetes mellitus, and hormonal levels in female subjects from the United Arab Emirates (UAE)...
  7. ncbi The angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) gene insertion/deletion dimorphism tracks with higher serum ace activities in both younger and older subjects
    P M Frossard
    Department of Pathalogy and Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, UAE University, and Department of Internal Medicine, Tawam Hospital, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Ann Saudi Med 18:389-92. 1998
    ..Conclusion: The ACE*I/D dimorphism correlated strongly with circulating ACE activities in both adult and young Emirati subjects, and the corresponding mean ACE activities were significantly higher among the youngsters...
  8. ncbi Association study between the ANF gene and hypertension in a Gulf Arab population
    P M Frossard
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Am J Hypertens 10:1308-10. 1997
    ....
  9. ncbi Cutaneous nocardiosis of the chest wall and pleura--10-year consequences of a hand actinomycetoma
    K A Saarinen
    Department of Dermatology, Tawam Hospital and Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Dermatology 202:131-3. 2001
    ..Roentgenograms revealed pleural masses. Histology was in keeping with the diagnosis of mycetoma. Treatment with amikacin, rifampicin and co-trimaxole proved to be successful...
  10. ncbi Congenital insensitivity to pain with anhidrosis
    L Sztriha
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Pediatr Neurol 25:63-6. 2001
    ..The roles of the nerve growth factor and tyrosine kinase receptor gene mutations in the pathogenesis of the disease are also discussed...
  11. ncbi Etiology of toe-web disease in Al-Ain, United Arab Emirates: bacteriological and mycological studies
    G G Lestringant
    Department of Dermatology, Tawam University Hospital and Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    East Mediterr Health J 7:38-45. 2001
    ..T. rubrum and T. mentagrophytes are uncommon in the Al-Ain environment and this may explain the rarity of dermatophytes in toe-web intertrigo in our study...
  12. ncbi Mal de Meleda: a report of four cases from the United Arab Emirates
    G G Lestringant
    Tawam Hospital, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Pediatr Dermatol 14:186-91. 1997
    ..Molecular genetic studies are necessary to establish whether the broad clinical presentation of the disease is due to allelic or genetic heterogeneities...
  13. ncbi Coexistence of atopic dermatitis and lichen nitidus in three patients
    G G Lestringant
    Department of Dermatology, Tawam Hospital, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Dermatology 192:171-3. 1996
    ..It remains to be evaluated whether the association of LN and AD is fortuitous or not...
  14. ncbi Analysis of the apolipoprotein B gene 3' hypervariable region among nationals of the Abu Dhabi Emirate and comparisons with other populations
    P M Frossard
    Departments of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, UAE University, and Internal Medicine, Tawam Hospital, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Ann Saudi Med 19:490-4. 1999
    ..Conclusion: This marker is very informative for the Emirati population, and will be very useful for UAE-specific DNA fingerprinting. It will also be a valuable tool for assessing the role of apolipoprotein B in cardiovascular diseases...
  15. pmc X-linked dyskeratosis congenita: restrictive pulmonary disease and a novel mutation
    W F Safa
    Department of Internal Medicine, Tawam Hospital, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Thorax 56:891-4. 2001
    ..The genetic diagnosis of DC is now available, which may enable it to be diagnosed in patients with restrictive pulmonary disease and minimal cutaneous signs...
  16. ncbi Haplotypes of the human renin gene associated with essential hypertension and stroke
    P M Frossard
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    J Hum Hypertens 15:49-55. 2001
    ..Journal of Human Hypertension(2001) 15, 49-55..
  17. ncbi Respiratory symptoms, skin disorders and serum IgE levels in farm workers
    A Bener
    Dept. of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine-Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences-UAE University, A-Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Allerg Immunol (Paris) 31:52-6. 1999
    ..These results are clearly useful for establishment of work-related reduced exposure in the future...