H Kerl

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of Graz
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. ncbi [Dermatopathology in German-speaking Europe. Developments and perspectives]
    H Kerl
    Univ Klinik für Dermatologie und Venerologie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, 8036 Graz, Osterreich
    Hautarzt 58:730-4. 2007
  2. ncbi [Controversy in dermatology--laser therapy and melanocytic nevi]
    Helmut Kerl
    Universitätsklinik für Dermatologie und Venerologie, Graz, Osterreich
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2:681-3. 2004
  3. ncbi International Board certification dermatopathology: a worldwide effort to rise standards in dermatopathology
    Helmut Kerl
    Department of Dematology, Medical University of Graz
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 3:309-11. 2005
  4. doi Ancient melanocytic nevus: a simulator of malignant melanoma
    Helmut Kerl
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Am J Dermatopathol 33:127-30. 2011
  5. ncbi [Pitfalls in diagnosis of pemphigus]
    Helmut Kerl
    Universitätsklinik für Dermatologie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Osterreich, Austria
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 5:332-3. 2007
  6. ncbi International Board Certification in Dermatopathology: a worldwide effort to raise standards in dermatopathology
    Helmut Kerl
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    Am J Dermatopathol 27:357-9. 2005
  7. ncbi Primary cutaneous B-cell lymphomas: then and now
    Helmut Kerl
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Cutan Pathol 33:1-5. 2006
  8. ncbi [Primary cutaneous B-cell lymphomas]
    Helmut Kerl
    Universitätsklinik für Dermatologie und Venerologie, Graz, Osterreich
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2:605-20; quiz 621-2. 2004
  9. ncbi International Board Certification in Dermatopathology: a worldwide effort to raise standards in dermatopathology
    Helmut Kerl
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Cutan Pathol 33:156-9. 2006
  10. ncbi Extended extracorporeal photochemotherapy with extracorporeal administration of 8-methoxypsoralen in systemic sclerosis. An Austrian single-center study
    R R Muellegger
    Department of Dermatology, Karl Franzens University School of Medicine, Graz, Austria
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 16:216-23. 2000

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  1. ncbi [Dermatopathology in German-speaking Europe. Developments and perspectives]
    H Kerl
    Univ Klinik für Dermatologie und Venerologie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, 8036 Graz, Osterreich
    Hautarzt 58:730-4. 2007
    ..Thus it is important to develop and support an approach to insure the highest standards for the practice of dermatopathology...
  2. ncbi [Controversy in dermatology--laser therapy and melanocytic nevi]
    Helmut Kerl
    Universitätsklinik für Dermatologie und Venerologie, Graz, Osterreich
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2:681-3. 2004
  3. ncbi International Board certification dermatopathology: a worldwide effort to rise standards in dermatopathology
    Helmut Kerl
    Department of Dematology, Medical University of Graz
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 3:309-11. 2005
  4. doi Ancient melanocytic nevus: a simulator of malignant melanoma
    Helmut Kerl
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Am J Dermatopathol 33:127-30. 2011
    ..MIB-1 (Ki67) proliferation marker reveals an overall low nuclear labeling index. Additional important findings are stromal degenerative changes. AN must be especially differentiated from dermal melanoma arising in a nevus...
  5. ncbi [Pitfalls in diagnosis of pemphigus]
    Helmut Kerl
    Universitätsklinik für Dermatologie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Osterreich, Austria
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 5:332-3. 2007
  6. ncbi International Board Certification in Dermatopathology: a worldwide effort to raise standards in dermatopathology
    Helmut Kerl
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    Am J Dermatopathol 27:357-9. 2005
  7. ncbi Primary cutaneous B-cell lymphomas: then and now
    Helmut Kerl
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Cutan Pathol 33:1-5. 2006
    ..Better understanding of the mechanisms of the pathogenesis in pCBCL will hopefully stimulate investigative research and provide further improvement of diagnosis and treatment...
  8. ncbi [Primary cutaneous B-cell lymphomas]
    Helmut Kerl
    Universitätsklinik für Dermatologie und Venerologie, Graz, Osterreich
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2:605-20; quiz 621-2. 2004
  9. ncbi International Board Certification in Dermatopathology: a worldwide effort to raise standards in dermatopathology
    Helmut Kerl
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Cutan Pathol 33:156-9. 2006
  10. ncbi Extended extracorporeal photochemotherapy with extracorporeal administration of 8-methoxypsoralen in systemic sclerosis. An Austrian single-center study
    R R Muellegger
    Department of Dermatology, Karl Franzens University School of Medicine, Graz, Austria
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 16:216-23. 2000
    ..The present study was performed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of extended EXP with extracorporeal application of liquid 8-methoxypsoralen (8-MOP) in the treatment of SSC...
  11. ncbi Age-related prevalence of dermoscopy patterns in acquired melanocytic naevi
    I Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 154:299-304. 2006
    ..It has been suggested that most individuals harbour one predominant dermoscopic type among their naevi...
  12. ncbi Ultraviolet exposure as the main initiator of p53 mutations in basal cell carcinomas from psoralen and ultraviolet A-treated patients with psoriasis
    H Seidl
    Department of Dermatology and Institute of Pathology, Karl-Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    J Invest Dermatol 117:365-70. 2001
    ....
  13. ncbi Dermoscopic classification of atypical melanocytic nevi (Clark nevi)
    R Hofmann-Wellenhof
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 137:1575-80. 2001
    ..Exact classification of the different types of Clark nevi is a necessary prerequisite for further clinical, dermoscopic, and histopathologic studies, which will give new insights in the biology of acquired melanocytic nevi...
  14. ncbi Monoclonality of intraepidermal T lymphocytes in early mycosis fungoides detected by molecular analysis after laser-beam-based microdissection
    L Cerroni
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    J Invest Dermatol 114:1154-7. 2000
    ..Microdissection of biopsy specimens may enhance the sensitivity of the polymerase chain reaction technique...
  15. ncbi Topical treatment with liposomes containing T4 endonuclease V protects human skin in vivo from ultraviolet-induced upregulation of interleukin-10 and tumor necrosis factor-alpha
    P Wolf
    Department of Dermatology, Karl Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    J Invest Dermatol 114:149-56. 2000
    ....
  16. ncbi Adjuvant interferon alfa-2a treatment in resected primary stage II cutaneous melanoma. Austrian Malignant Melanoma Cooperative Group
    H Pehamberger
    Department of Dermatology, University of Vienna, Austria
    J Clin Oncol 16:1425-9. 1998
    ....
  17. ncbi CD44 and variants in melanocytic skin neoplasms
    H Schaider
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    J Cutan Pathol 25:199-203. 1998
    ..We conclude that CD44s and splice variants can not be regarded as indicators for tumor progression in malignant melanomas. However, v5 may potentially serve as a diagnostic marker for melanocytic skin lesions...
  18. ncbi Phenotypic markers, sunlight-related factors and sunscreen use in patients with cutaneous melanoma: an Austrian case-control study
    P Wolf
    Department of Dermatology, Karl Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    Melanoma Res 8:370-8. 1998
    ..However, sunbaths had no protective value when they were associated with sunburns. Although we cannot exclude the presence of an unknown confounding factor, our results suggest that the use of sunscreens does not help prevent melanoma...
  19. ncbi Amelanotic/Hypomelanotic melanoma--is dermatoscopy useful for diagnosis?
    I Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 1:369-73. 2003
    ....
  20. ncbi Organ- and treatment-specific local response rates to systemic and local treatment modalities in stage IV melanoma
    E Richtig
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, 8036 Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 153:925-31. 2005
    ..Whereas skin, soft tissue, lymph node and lung metastases seem to have better local response rates, the local response of metastases localized in the liver, brain and bone seems to be low...
  21. doi The prognosis of early mycosis fungoides is not influenced by phenotype and T-cell clonality
    C Massone
    Research Unit of Dermatopathology, Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 159:881-6. 2008
    ..The influence of phenotype and detection of clonality on prognosis in early mycosis fungoides has never been addressed in large studies...
  22. pmc Penetration of piperacillin and tazobactam into inflamed soft tissue of patients with diabetic foot infection
    F J Legat
    Department of Dermatology, Division of Infectious Diseases, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 49:4368-71. 2005
    ....
  23. ncbi Collision of squamous-cell carcinoma with melanoma in situ in a child with xeroderma pigmentosum
    A Hofer
    Department of Dermatology, Karl Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    Dermatology 203:66-9. 2001
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of a collision tumor comprising squamous-cell carcinoma and melanoma arising in childhood...
  24. doi Melan-a-positive "pseudomelanocytic nests": a pitfall in the histopathologic and immunohistochemical diagnosis of pigmented lesions on sun-damaged skin
    Helmut Beltraminelli
    Research Unit of Dermatopathology, Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Am J Dermatopathol 31:305-8. 2009
    ..It should be underlined that pigmented lesions represent a paradigmatic example of how immunohistochemical results should be interpreted carefully and always in conjunction with histologic and clinical features...
  25. ncbi Efficacy of 8-methoxypsoralen vs. 5-methoxypsoralen plus ultraviolet A therapy in patients with mycosis fungoides
    A Wackernagel
    Photodermatology Unit, Department of Dermatology, Medical University Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 154:519-23. 2006
    ..Psoralen plus ultraviolet (UV) A (PUVA) is the standard treatment for early stage mycosis fungoides (MF). When 8-methoxypsoralen (8-MOP) is used in PUVA therapy, it often produces intolerance reactions such as nausea, vomiting and headache...
  26. ncbi Granulomatous cheilitis and Borrelia burgdorferi: polymerase chain reaction and serologic studies in a retrospective case series of 12 patients
    R R Muellegger
    Department of Dermatology, Karl Franzens University School of Medicine, Auenbruggerplatz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 136:1502-6. 2000
    ....
  27. ncbi Solitary skin lesions with histopathologic features of early mycosis fungoides
    L Cerroni
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    Am J Dermatopathol 21:518-24. 1999
    ..9 months. Solitary skin lesions with the histopathologic features of MF can be considered as a distinct clinicopathologic entity, probably representing a solitary variant of mycosis fungoides...
  28. ncbi Primary cutaneous follicle center cell lymphoma
    L Cerroni
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    Leuk Lymphoma 42:891-900. 2001
    ..In this review we outline the clinicopathologic, phenotypic, and molecular features of primary cutaneous FCCL, reviewing criteria for diagnosis and differential diagnosis of this peculiar variant of cutaneous B-cell lymphoma...
  29. ncbi Diagnostic criteria of primary cutaneous B-cell lymphomas and pseudolymphomas
    H Kerl
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    Keio J Med 50:269-73. 2001
    ..In recent years, new immunohistological and molecular techniques have added important criteria for the differentiation of cutaneous lymphomas from pseudolymphomas...
  30. ncbi Simulators of malignant melanoma of the skin
    L Cerroni
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Eur J Dermatol 8:388-96. 1998
    ..In this review, we have illustrated the clinicopathological features of the most important benign simulators of malignant melanoma of the skin...
  31. ncbi The efficacy of excimer laser (308 nm) for vitiligo at different body sites
    A Hofer
    Medical University of Graz, Department of Dermatology, Graz, Austria
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 20:558-64. 2006
    ..The treatment with XeCl-excimer laser generated 308-nm UVB radiation has shown promising results in patients with vitiligo...
  32. ncbi Two years' experience with Web-based teleconsulting in dermatology
    C Massone
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    J Telemed Telecare 12:83-7. 2006
    ..The Website represents an example of user-generated content, together with active interaction between users, who can present and discuss cases with remote colleagues...
  33. ncbi Feasibility and acceptance of telemedicine for wound care in patients with chronic leg ulcers
    R Hofmann-Wellenhof
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Telemed Telecare 12:15-7. 2006
    ..The acceptance of teledermatology was high in patients, home-care nurses and wound experts. Teledermatology offers great potential for chronic wound care and seems to be accepted both by patients and health-care persons...
  34. ncbi Primary cutaneous follicle center cell lymphoma with follicular growth pattern
    L Cerroni
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    Blood 95:3922-8. 2000
    ..7 months). Our study demonstrates that primary cutaneous follicular lymphoma represents a distinct entity of the cutaneous B-cell lymphomas. (Blood. 2000;95:3922-3928)..
  35. ncbi CD56+ blastic transformation of chronic myeloid leukemia involving the skin
    S Kaddu
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    J Cutan Pathol 26:497-503. 1999
    ..Moreover, specific cutaneous manifestations of CML may express CD56...
  36. ncbi Non-random spatial association of melanoma and naevi--a morphometric analysis
    J Smolle
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    Melanoma Res 9:407-12. 1999
    ..These data strongly indicate that melanoma and naevi are non-randomly distributed and that both congenital and acquired naevi may be precursors of melanoma...
  37. ncbi High mutation frequency at Ha-ras exons 1-4 in squamous cell carcinomas from PUVA-treated psoriasis patients
    H Kreimer-Erlacher
    Department of Dermatology, Karl-Franzens University, Auenbrugger Platz 8, A-8036 Graz, Austria
    Photochem Photobiol 74:323-30. 2001
    ....
  38. ncbi Topical imiquimod in the treatment of metastatic melanoma to skin
    Ingrid H Wolf
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 139:273-6. 2003
  39. ncbi [The morphologic spectrum of cutaneous pseudolymphomas]
    Ingrid H Wolf
    Universitätsklinik für Dermatologie und Venerologie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Osterreich
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 3:710-20; quiz 721. 2005
  40. ncbi Dermoscopy of Bowen's disease
    I Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 150:1112-6. 2004
    ..Bowen's disease (BD) or squamous cell carcinoma in situ is usually nonpigmented, but may also rarely be pigmented. Objective To describe the dermoscopic features in a series of pigmented and nonpigmented BD...
  41. ncbi Optimal weekly frequency of 308-nm excimer laser treatment in vitiligo patients
    A Hofer
    Department of Photodermatology, Medical University Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 152:981-5. 2005
    ..Recently the beneficial effect of excimer laser treatment has been reported for patients with vitiligo. The influence of treatment frequency on this effect is not clear...
  42. ncbi The use of confocal laser-scanning microscopy in microsurgery for invasive squamous cell carcinoma
    M Horn
    Division of Analytical Morphological Dermatology, Department of Dermatology, Medical University Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 15, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 156:81-4. 2007
    ..As vertical sections are prepared, morphological features can be assessed according to standard criteria used in conventional histopathology...
  43. ncbi Cutaneous immunocytoma presenting with multiple infiltrated macules and papules
    E Aberer
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    J Am Acad Dermatol 44:324-9. 2001
    ..Neither paraproteinemia nor involvement of bone marrow was present...
  44. ncbi Temozolomide and interferon alpha 2b in metastatic melanoma stage IV
    E Richtig
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 151:91-8. 2004
    ..A multicentre, centrally randomized, open-labelled study with temozolomide and interferon (IFN)-alpha 2b was carried out to study the therapeutic effect in patients with metastatic melanoma stage IV...
  45. ncbi Long-term results in the treatment of vitiligo with oral khellin plus UVA
    A Hofer
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, A 8036, Graz, Austria
    Eur J Dermatol 11:225-9. 2001
    ..These data indicate that KUVA seems to be safe as well as effective for vitiligo, provided treatment is administered long enough...
  46. ncbi Accidental bullous phototoxic reactions to bergamot aromatherapy oil
    S Kaddu
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    J Am Acad Dermatol 45:458-61. 2001
    ..This report highlights the potential health hazard related to the increasing use of psoralen-containing aromatherapy oils...
  47. ncbi "Pseudocyst of the auricle", othematoma and otoseroma: three faces of the same coin?
    D Kopera
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz, 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Eur J Dermatol 10:451-4. 2000
    ..In this context the concept of "pseudocyst of the auricle" as reported, can only be seen as the third face of a coin that shows othematoma on the one and otoseroma on the other side...
  48. ncbi No evidence for c-erbB-2 overexpression in cutaneous melanoma
    R Fink-Puches
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    Anticancer Res 21:2793-5. 2001
    ....
  49. ncbi Correlation of melanoma cell motility and invasion in vitro
    R Hofmann-Wellenhof
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    Melanoma Res 5:311-9. 1995
    ..Our systems also showed that the compounds tested exerted differential effects on various aspects of motility.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  50. doi Treatment with 311-nm ultraviolet B accelerates and improves the clearance of psoriatic lesions in patients treated with etanercept
    P Wolf
    Research Unit for Photodermatology, Medical University of Gratz, A 8036 Gratz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 160:186-9. 2009
    ..Some patients with plaque-type psoriasis respond slowly to treatment with etanercept. In such cases combining etanercept with conventional treatments might be helpful...
  51. ncbi Polymorphic eruption of pregnancy: clinicopathology and potential trigger factors in 181 patients
    C M Rudolph
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 154:54-60. 2006
    ..However, its clinical characterization is controversial and its pathogenesis uncertain...
  52. ncbi Clinical epidemiology of invasive cutaneous malignant melanoma in the Austrian province Styria in the years 2001-2003 and its relationship with local geographical, meteorological and economic data
    Erika Richtig
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    Dermatology 214:246-52. 2007
    ..Melanoma incidence rates vary within Europe. The highest incidences are reported in Scandinavia, the lowest in the southern parts, but incidences themselves also vary within the different countries...
  53. ncbi Nevus type in dermoscopy is related to skin type in white persons
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 143:351-6. 2007
    ..Dermoscopic classification of acquired melanocytic nevi (AMN) is based on the evaluation of 3 main criteria-global pattern, pigment distribution, and color...
  54. ncbi Natural history of invasive cutaneous melanoma in Styria, Austria 2001-2003
    Erika Richtig
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 5:293-9. 2007
    ..Rising melanoma incidences have created the need of assessment of epidemiological and clinical data...
  55. ncbi Feasibility and diagnostic agreement in teledermatopathology using a virtual slide system
    Cesare Massone
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Hum Pathol 38:546-54. 2007
    ..Moreover, the performance seems to have been influenced by the availability of complete clinical data and by the intrinsic difficulty of the pathology of inflammatory skin diseases...
  56. ncbi Collision of malignant melanoma (lentigo maligna type) with squamous cell carcinoma in solar-damaged skin of the face
    Verena Ahlgrimm-Siess
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Dermatol Surg 33:122-4. 2007
  57. ncbi Malignant melanoma in marathon runners
    Christina M Ambros-Rudolph
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 142:1471-4. 2006
    ..To further evaluate risk factors for malignant melanoma in marathon runners, we examined anamnestic, phenotypic, sun-related, and clinical variables in 210 athletes and compared them with those of an age- and sex-matched control group...
  58. ncbi International board certification in dermatopathology: paving the way for the future
    Helmut Kerl
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Aven bruggerplatz 8, Graz, Austria, A 8036
    Am J Dermatopathol 26:439-40. 2004
  59. ncbi The specific dermatoses of pregnancy revisited and reclassified: results of a retrospective two-center study on 505 pregnant patients
    Christina M Ambros-Rudolph
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Am Acad Dermatol 54:395-404. 2006
    ..We sought to evaluate the frequency and clinical characteristics of pruritic dermatoses in pregnancy and to assess a rationalized classification...
  60. ncbi [Three important rules in dermatoscopy]
    Iris Zalaudek
    Klinik für Dermatologie und Venerologie, Medizinischen Universität Graz, Austria
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 5:422-3. 2007
  61. ncbi Nature of inflammatory infiltrate in superficial cutaneous malignancies during topical imiquimod treatment
    Ingrid H Wolf
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Am J Dermatopathol 29:237-41. 2007
    ..The population of infiltrative inflammatory cells was similar in all patients irrespective of the type of tumor...
  62. ncbi New diagnostic methods in dermatopathology: in vivo reflectance confocal microscopy
    Verena Ahlgrimm-Siess
    Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 6:591-2. 2008
    ..Skin changes seen in confocal microscopy in Porokeratosis Mibelli and scabies infection are described in the following two cases...
  63. doi Intravascular large T-cell or NK-cell lymphoma: a rare variant of intravascular large cell lymphoma with frequent cytotoxic phenotype and association with Epstein-Barr virus infection
    Lorenzo Cerroni
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:891-8. 2008
    ..Homogeneous studies on larger number of patients and reevaluation of cases published with incomplete phenotypic data would be necessary to gather more information on this extremely rare type of lymphoma...
  64. doi Melanoma markers in marathon runners: increase with sun exposure and physical strain
    Erika Richtig
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, AT 8036, Graz, Austria
    Dermatology 217:38-44. 2008
    ..Marathon runners seem to have an increased melanoma risk...
  65. doi Epithelioid sarcoma with angiomatoid features: report of an unusual case arising in an elderly patient within a burn scar
    Steven Kaddu
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Cutan Pathol 35:324-8. 2008
    ..The significance of development of ES on a healed burn scar is uncertain, but may suggest a possible causal relationship...
  66. doi "Ancient" blue nevi (cellular blue nevi with degenerative stromal changes)
    Lorenzo Cerroni
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    Am J Dermatopathol 30:1-5. 2008
    ..Ancient blue nevi represent a morphologic variation of cellular blue nevi-Masson neuronevi with degenerative stromal changes. Recognition of these lesions can help prevent overdiagnosis of melanoma...
  67. doi Natural course of untreated cutaneous melanoma
    Verena Ahlgrimm-Siess
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Dermatol Surg 34:371-3. 2008
  68. ncbi Cutaneous B-cell pseudolymphoma at the site of vaccination
    Lorenzo Cerroni
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    Am J Dermatopathol 29:538-42. 2007
    ....
  69. ncbi A dual concept of nevogenesis: theoretical considerations based on dermoscopic features of melanocytic nevi
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 5:985-92. 2007
    ..These remarkable differences could be explained by a dual concept of nevogenesis, based on current clinico-epidemiologic, dermoscopic, histopathologic and genetic data...
  70. ncbi Macro-micro dermatology: erythematous papules and lentigo-like macules--a new entity?
    Laila El Shabrawi-Caelen
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 5:645-6. 2007
    ..Histological changes consist of elongated and in part hyperpigmented rete ridges and areas of acantholysis...
  71. ncbi Itch, skin lesions--and a stiff neck
    Thomas Wiesner
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    Lancet 370:290. 2007
  72. ncbi The importance of serum bile acid level analysis and treatment with ursodeoxycholic acid in intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy: a case series from central Europe
    Christina M Ambros-Rudolph
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 143:757-62. 2007
    ....
  73. ncbi The expanding spectrum of Galli-Galli disease
    Laila El Shabrawi-Caelen
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    J Am Acad Dermatol 56:S86-91. 2007
    ..Digitate elongations of rete ridges coupled with foci of acantholysis were the clues to the diagnosis. A high index of suspicion is needed to diagnose GGD that lacks the characteristic reticulate hyperpigmentation of large body folds...
  74. ncbi Locoregional cutaneous metastases of malignant melanoma and their management
    Ingrid H Wolf
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Dermatol Surg 30:244-7. 2004
    ..We present a variety of available treatment options and discuss especially topical imiquimod as a novel approach for the palliative treatment of locoregional cutaneous melanoma metastases in selected patients...
  75. ncbi Melan-A: not a helpful marker in distinction between melanoma in situ on sun-damaged skin and pigmented actinic keratosis
    Laila El Shabrawi-Caelen
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, 8036 Graz, Austria
    Am J Dermatopathol 26:364-6. 2004
    ..To avoid an erroneous diagnosis of malignant melanoma one should therefore interpret results obtained from Melan-A stained slides carefully and in the context with other melanocytic markers...
  76. ncbi Differential diagnosis of cutaneous infiltrates of B lymphocytes with follicular growth pattern
    Bernd Leinweber
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    Am J Dermatopathol 26:4-13. 2004
    ..Diagnosis of cutaneous infiltrates of B lymphocytes with follicular growth pattern should be achieved by integration of clinical data with histopathologic, immunohistochemical, and molecular features of the lesions...
  77. doi Drug reactions - new observations
    Ingrid H Wolf
    Department of Dermatology and Venerology, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 6:508-9. 2008
    ..This Macro-Micro-Dermatology-contribution with the theme innovative drugs and drug reactions illustrates two new observations of practical interest: 1. Follicular eruption after Everolimus and 2. Atrophy of sebaceous glands after Sirolimus...
  78. ncbi Intravascular large B-cell lymphoma colonizing cutaneous hemangiomas
    Lorenzo Cerroni
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz Medical School, Graz, Austria
    Dermatology 209:132-4. 2004
    ..Although the disease can be limited to the skin, involvement of other organs is common. We report a case of intravascular large B-cell lymphoma colonizing the vessels of preexisting cutaneous cherry hemangiomas...
  79. ncbi [Computer-based training in dermatooncology--a preliminary report comparing electronic learning programs with face-to-face teaching]
    Josef Smolle
    Univ Klinik für Dermatologie und Venerologie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 3:883-8. 2005
    ..Electronic media are increasingly used in medical education. The question arises whether tutorial programs are as effective as innovative face-to-face didactic formats...
  80. ncbi Treatment of lentigo maligna (melanoma in situ) with the immune response modifier imiquimod
    Ingrid H Wolf
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 141:510-4. 2005
    ..This pilot, open-label, nonrandomized study evaluates the efficacy of imiquimod in patients with LM and other systemic problems that make them poor surgical risks...
  81. ncbi Diagnostic applicability of in vivo confocal laser scanning microscopy in melanocytic skin tumors
    Armin Gerger
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Invest Dermatol 124:493-8. 2005
    ..This first sensitivity and specificity study with CLSM has yielded promising results. CLSM provides new and useful information to the clinician diagnosing melanocytic skin tumors...
  82. ncbi Wound teleconsultation in patients with chronic leg ulcers
    Wolfgang Salmhofer
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Dermatology 210:211-7. 2005
    ..The availability of reasonably priced photographic equipment and quick electronic transfer of high-quality digital images should make it possible that the assessment of wound status can be made by remote experts...
  83. ncbi Digital image enhancement for in vivo laser scanning microscopy
    Martin J Gruber
    Division of Analytic Morphologic Dermatology, Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Skin Res Technol 11:248-53. 2005
    ..This study examines whether certain digital image-processing steps can increase the visibility of various structures in CLSM...
  84. ncbi Dermoscopy in general dermatology
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Dermatology 212:7-18. 2006
    ..This article provides a review of the dermoscopic features seen in various nonpigmented tumoral and nontumoral skin lesions as well as the dermoscopic criteria used for monitoring skin reactions to various treatments...
  85. ncbi Grover's disease associated with Sarcoptes scabiei
    S Kaddu
    Department of Dermatology, Karl Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    Dermatology 202:252-4. 2001
    ..Our observation further highlights the unusual association of Grover's disease with S. scabiei mites and emphasises the importance of excluding this easily treatable skin infestation in all patients with Grover's disease...
  86. ncbi Erythroderma with lichenoid granulomatous features induced by erythropoietin
    Ingrid H Wolf
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Cutan Pathol 32:371-4. 2005
    ..The histological features were characterized by a lichenoid, focally granulomatous infiltrate with predominance of histiocytes. It is important for dermatopathologists to recognize this interesting pattern induced by erythropoietin...
  87. ncbi Local recurrence in melanoma in situ: influence of sex, age, site of involvement and therapeutic modalities
    I Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 148:703-8. 2003
    ..Melanoma in situ (MIS) occurs on various body sites, in various age groups, and is managed by a variety of treatment modalities. Despite early treatment, recurrences may be encountered...
  88. ncbi High serum levels of antibodies against the recombinant 70 kDa ribonucleoprotein are useful for diagnosing mixed connective tissue disease
    W Salmhofer
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 21:1047-53. 2007
    ..However, cross-reactivity between the antibodies diminishes their discriminating specificity between these diagnoses...
  89. ncbi Cutaneous follicle center cell lymphoma, follicular type
    L Cerroni
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    Am J Dermatopathol 23:370-3. 2001
    ..Although local recurrences can be frequently observed, the overall prognosis of these patients is very good and extracutaneous dissemination is very rare...
  90. ncbi Paired comparison of bathwater versus oral delivery of 8-methoxypsoralen in psoralen plus ultraviolet: A therapy for chronic palmoplantar psoriasis
    A Hofer
    Research Unit of Photodermatology, Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 22:1-5. 2006
    ..After 4 weeks of treatment the half-side trial was finished and the treatment was continued on both sides with the more effective treatment regimen...
  91. ncbi Nonablative laser treatment of wrinkles: meeting the objective? Assessment by 25 dermatologists
    D Kopera
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 150:936-9. 2004
    ..Established skin resurfacing methods causing superficial wounds and extended recovery times have become less popular since the introduction of nonablative lasers...
  92. ncbi Auriculotemporal (Frey) syndrome in late childhood: an unusual variant presenting as gustatory flushing mimicking food allergy
    S Kaddu
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Pediatr Dermatol 17:126-8. 2000
    ..Awareness of this variant is essential for prompt recognition, thus avoiding unnecessary laboratory tests, especially as this condition usually resolves spontaneously...
  93. ncbi Melanoma with benign melanocytic naevus components: reappraisal of clinicopathological features and prognosis
    S Kaddu
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Melanoma Res 12:271-8. 2002
    ..Patients with naevus-associated melanomas generally show a good clinical outcome, reflecting their small Breslow index...
  94. doi Influence of evaluation of clinical pictures on the histopathologic diagnosis of inflammatory skin disorders
    Lorenzo Cerroni
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Am Acad Dermatol 63:647-52. 2010
    ..Clinical information on histologic referral sheets is usually very limited, and particularly for inflammatory skin disorders, dermatopathologists often ask referring physicians for clinical correlation...
  95. pmc HGF-promoted motility in primary human melanocytes depends on CD44v6 regulated via NF-kappa B, Egr-1, and C/EBP-beta
    Sabine Damm
    Cancer Biology Unit, Department of Dermatology, Medical University Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, Graz, Austria
    J Invest Dermatol 130:1893-903. 2010
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  96. doi Melanocytic tumors of uncertain malignant potential: results of a tutorial held at the XXIX Symposium of the International Society of Dermatopathology in Graz, October 2008
    Lorenzo Cerroni
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Am J Surg Pathol 34:314-26. 2010
    ..The terminology remains highly controversial, reflecting the uncertainty in classification and interpretation of these atypical melanocytic tumors...
  97. ncbi Rimming of adipocytes by neoplastic lymphocytes: a histopathologic feature not restricted to subcutaneous T-cell lymphoma
    Gian Piero Lozzi
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    Am J Dermatopathol 28:9-12. 2006
    ..Rimming of adipocytes should not be considered specific of subcutaneous panniculitis-like T-cell lymphoma...
  98. ncbi Teledermatopathology: a controlled study about diagnostic validity and technical requirements for digital transmission
    Bernd Leinweber
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Am J Dermatopathol 28:413-6. 2006
    ..Our results demonstrate that correct reporting on digital histopathologic images is possible with only a little time exposure. For an adequately fast transmission ISDN lines are suffcient after JPEG compression...
  99. ncbi Lymphomatoid papulosis: reappraisal of clinicopathologic presentation and classification into subtypes A, B, and C
    Laila El Shabrawi-Caelen
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 140:441-7. 2004
    ..To analyze clinicopathologic features of lymphomatoid papulosis and delineate the characteristics of histopathologic variants (types A, B, and C)...
  100. ncbi Dermoscopy patterns of halo nevi
    Isabel Kolm
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 142:1627-32. 2006
    ..This study aims to evaluate the dermoscopic features of HN and their changes during digital dermoscopic follow-up and to investigate the frequency of the halo phenomenon in a series of melanomas...
  101. ncbi The spectrum of cutaneous lymphomas in patients less than 20 years of age
    Regina Fink-Puches
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Pediatr Dermatol 21:525-33. 2004
    ..Our study illustrates the wide spectrum of cutaneous lymphomas and leukemias in patients less than 20 years of age and underlines the need for proper interpretation of these lesions by dermatologists and dermatopathologists...