Paradi Mirmirani

Summary

Affiliation: Kaiser Permanente
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Lichen planopilaris treated with a peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma agonist
    Paradi Mirmirani
    Departments of Dermatology, The Permanente Medical Group, Vallejo, California, USA
    Arch Dermatol 145:1363-6. 2009
  2. doi request reprint A practical, algorithmic approach to diagnosing hair shaft disorders
    Paradi Mirmirani
    Department of Dermatology, Kaiser Permanente Vallejo Medical Center, Vallejo, CA 94589, USA
    Int J Dermatol 50:1-12. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint The "Fringe Sign" - A useful clinical finding in traction alopecia of the marginal hair line
    Aman Samrao
    Department of Dermatology, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Dermatol Online J 17:1. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Hormonal changes in menopause: do they contribute to a 'midlife hair crisis' in women?
    P Mirmirani
    Department of Dermatology, The Permanente Medical Group, Vallejo, CA 94589, USA
    Br J Dermatol 165:7-11. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Epidemiologic trends in pediatric tinea capitis: a population-based study from Kaiser Permanente Northern California
    Paradi Mirmirani
    Permanente Medical Group, Vallejo, California Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio University of California, San Francisco, California Electronic address
    J Am Acad Dermatol 69:916-21. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Managing hair loss in midlife women
    Paradi Mirmirani
    Department of Dermatology, The Permanente Medical Group, Vallejo, CA 94589, United States
    Maturitas 74:119-22. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Abnormal inner root sheath of the hair follicle in the loose anagen hair syndrome: an ultrastructural study
    Paradi Mirmirani
    Department of Dermatology, The Permanente Medical Group, Vallejo, California, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 64:129-34. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Pili torti: clinical findings, associated disorders, and new insights into mechanisms of hair twisting
    Paradi Mirmirani
    The Permanente Medical Group, Kaiser Permanente Vallejo Medical Center, California 94589, USA
    Cutis 84:143-7. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Tinea capitis mimicking cicatricial alopecia: what host and dermatophyte factors lead to this unusual clinical presentation?
    Paradi Mirmirani
    The Permanente Medical Group, Vallejo, California 94589, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 60:490-5. 2009
  10. pmc Hair follicle stem cell-specific PPARgamma deletion causes scarring alopecia
    Pratima Karnik
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 129:1243-57. 2009

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Publications21

  1. pmc Lichen planopilaris treated with a peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma agonist
    Paradi Mirmirani
    Departments of Dermatology, The Permanente Medical Group, Vallejo, California, USA
    Arch Dermatol 145:1363-6. 2009
    ..Treatment typically includes use of antiinflammatory medications; although symptoms may improve,hair loss is often progressive...
  2. doi request reprint A practical, algorithmic approach to diagnosing hair shaft disorders
    Paradi Mirmirani
    Department of Dermatology, Kaiser Permanente Vallejo Medical Center, Vallejo, CA 94589, USA
    Int J Dermatol 50:1-12. 2011
    ..We have also included a summary of the molecular defects where known, which can be helpful in providing a correlation with clinical findings, in counseling patients, and potentially offering treatment options...
  3. ncbi request reprint The "Fringe Sign" - A useful clinical finding in traction alopecia of the marginal hair line
    Aman Samrao
    Department of Dermatology, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Dermatol Online J 17:1. 2011
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Hormonal changes in menopause: do they contribute to a 'midlife hair crisis' in women?
    P Mirmirani
    Department of Dermatology, The Permanente Medical Group, Vallejo, CA 94589, USA
    Br J Dermatol 165:7-11. 2011
    ..Analyses of hair amount using a model of hair density and hair diameters suggest that the impact of changing hair parameters is most notable in the mid-forties for women...
  5. doi request reprint Epidemiologic trends in pediatric tinea capitis: a population-based study from Kaiser Permanente Northern California
    Paradi Mirmirani
    Permanente Medical Group, Vallejo, California Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio University of California, San Francisco, California Electronic address
    J Am Acad Dermatol 69:916-21. 2013
    ..Epidemic levels of tinea capitis (TC) have previously been reported in children...
  6. doi request reprint Managing hair loss in midlife women
    Paradi Mirmirani
    Department of Dermatology, The Permanente Medical Group, Vallejo, CA 94589, United States
    Maturitas 74:119-22. 2013
    ..In this review, management of hair loss in midlife women is discussed with a focus on three most commonly encountered clinical conditions: female pattern hair loss, hair shaft alterations due to hair care, and telogen effluvium...
  7. doi request reprint Abnormal inner root sheath of the hair follicle in the loose anagen hair syndrome: an ultrastructural study
    Paradi Mirmirani
    Department of Dermatology, The Permanente Medical Group, Vallejo, California, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 64:129-34. 2011
    ..It first manifests in early childhood when the main concern of parents is that the sparse hair does not grow. The hair density and length improve with age, but the looseness persists into adulthood...
  8. ncbi request reprint Pili torti: clinical findings, associated disorders, and new insights into mechanisms of hair twisting
    Paradi Mirmirani
    The Permanente Medical Group, Kaiser Permanente Vallejo Medical Center, California 94589, USA
    Cutis 84:143-7. 2009
    ..More recent research suggests that these alterations may occur in the face of mitochondrial dysfunction and may be influenced by the presence of reactive oxygen species...
  9. doi request reprint Tinea capitis mimicking cicatricial alopecia: what host and dermatophyte factors lead to this unusual clinical presentation?
    Paradi Mirmirani
    The Permanente Medical Group, Vallejo, California 94589, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 60:490-5. 2009
    ..An understanding of the clinical morphology of tinea capitis in the context of both host and fungal factors may improve treatment strategies and direct future paradigms of therapy...
  10. pmc Hair follicle stem cell-specific PPARgamma deletion causes scarring alopecia
    Pratima Karnik
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 129:1243-57. 2009
    ..We propose that PPARgamma-targeted therapy may represent a new strategy in the treatment of these disorders...
  11. pmc Sterol intermediates of cholesterol biosynthesis inhibit hair growth and trigger an innate immune response in cicatricial alopecia
    Sreejith P Panicker
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e38449. 2012
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Does D matter? The role of vitamin D in hair disorders and hair follicle cycling
    Karrie T Amor
    Department of Dermatology, University of Texas and MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 16:3. 2010
    ..The role of vitamin D in the proliferation and differentiation of keratinocytes is well known within the field of dermatology...
  13. ncbi request reprint Primary cicatricial alopecia: histopathologic findings do not distinguish clinical variants
    Paradi Mirmirani
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 52:637-43. 2005
    ..The varied clinical features and differences in terminology have led to difficulties in defining consistent clinicopathologic correlation...
  14. doi request reprint Elastin staining patterns in primary cicatricial alopecia
    Maxwell A Fung
    Department of Dermatology, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California Electronic address
    J Am Acad Dermatol 69:776-82. 2013
    ..Most biopsy specimens of cicatricial (scarring) alopecia can be readily subclassified as lymphocytic versus neutrophilic, but specific diagnosis remains difficult, particularly when a late stage of the disease is sampled...
  15. ncbi request reprint Bandlike frontal hair loss in a 62-year-old woman
    Paradi Mirmirani
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Arch Dermatol 139:1363-8. 2003
  16. ncbi request reprint Central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia: Superimposed tinea capitis as the etiology of chronic scalp pruritus
    Charles Chiang
    Department of Dermatology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Dermatol Online J 14:3. 2008
    ..The rarity of severe pruritus in CCCA should prompt a search for a fungal infection in these patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint Clinical approach to the patient with alopecia
    Amy Han
    Case Western School of Medicine, Department of Dermatology, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 25:11-23. 2006
    ..This review will present a clinical approach to the patient with alopecia by describing the history, clinical findings, and diagnosis of various hair loss disorders...
  18. ncbi request reprint Hair depigmentation during chemotherapy with a class III/V receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitor
    Shannon Routhouska
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Arch Dermatol 142:1477-9. 2006
    ..An interruption of SCF/c-kit signal transduction results in hair depigmentation...
  19. ncbi request reprint Short course of oral cyclosporine in lichen planopilaris
    Paradi Mirmirani
    Department of Dermatology, University of California San Francisco, CA 94117, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 49:667-71. 2003
    ..In all 3 patients alleviation of symptoms, resolution of clinical activity, and halting progression of hair loss was achieved in 3 to 5 months with sustained effect at 12 months after a short course of cyclosporine therapy...
  20. ncbi request reprint Hair loss remedies--separating fact from fiction
    Ilian Bandaranayake
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Ohio, USA
    Cutis 73:107-14. 2004
    ..We intend for this information to serve as a "consumer report" for healthcare providers and patients and to help separate some of the valid claims for hair regrowth from those that are purely fiction...
  21. ncbi request reprint How to approach hair loss in women
    Paradi Mirmirani
    Department of Dermatology, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Vallejo, CA, USA
    Dermatol Nurs 19:531-5. 2007
    ..Lastly, recommendations for effectively counseling women with hair loss are provided...