U Wollina

Summary

Affiliation: Friedrich Schiller University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sertoli cell expression of galectin-1 and -3 and accessible binding sites in normal human testis and Sertoli cell only-syndrome
    U Wollina
    Klinik für Hautkrankheiten, Klinikum der FSU Jena, Germany
    Histol Histopathol 14:779-84. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Eccrine sweat glands: expression of transforming growth factor-beta and bone morphogenetic protein type I receptors and their intracellular signalling Smad proteins
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    Acta Derm Venereol 79:183-6. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Serum protein s100beta in patients with malignant melanoma detected by an immunoluminometric assay
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Erfurter Strasse 35, 07740 Jena, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 126:107-10. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Expression of galectin-1 and -3 and of accessible binding sites during murine hair cycle
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    Histol Histopathol 15:85-94. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Generation of reactive oxygen species by Candida albicans in relation to morphogenesis
    C Schroter
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
    Arch Dermatol Res 292:260-4. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Treatment of recalcitrant ulcers in pyoderma gangrenosum with mycophenolate mofetil and autologous keratinocyte transplantation on a hyaluronic acid matrix
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 14:187-90. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Survival of patients with cutaneous T-cell lymphoma after treatment with extracorporeal photochemotherapy
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, D 07740 Jena, Germany
    Oncol Rep 7:1197-201. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Biosurgery in wound healing--the renaissance of maggot therapy
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 14:285-9. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Pegylated doxorubicin for primary cutaneous T-cell lymphoma: a report on ten patients with follow-up
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 127:128-34. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Calculation of nail plate and nail matrix parameters by 20 MHz ultrasound in healthy volunteers and patients with skin disease
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Jena, Germany
    Skin Res Technol 7:60-4. 2001

Detail Information

Publications83

  1. ncbi request reprint Sertoli cell expression of galectin-1 and -3 and accessible binding sites in normal human testis and Sertoli cell only-syndrome
    U Wollina
    Klinik für Hautkrankheiten, Klinikum der FSU Jena, Germany
    Histol Histopathol 14:779-84. 1999
    ..This modulation of reactivity can have implications for Sertoli cell interactions with galectin-reactive extracellular matrix components like laminin and for anti-apoptotic effects...
  2. ncbi request reprint Eccrine sweat glands: expression of transforming growth factor-beta and bone morphogenetic protein type I receptors and their intracellular signalling Smad proteins
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    Acta Derm Venereol 79:183-6. 1999
    ..Myoepithelial cells and duct cells have been identified as major targets of the transforming growth factor-beta pathway. Possible functions are growth inhibition and control of myoepithelial differentiation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Serum protein s100beta in patients with malignant melanoma detected by an immunoluminometric assay
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Erfurter Strasse 35, 07740 Jena, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 126:107-10. 2000
    ..6%. Our results demonstrate the serum S100beta is of limited value as a melanoma marker. However, it has clinical significance for identifying tumour-positive patients in advanced malignant melanoma stages III and IV...
  4. ncbi request reprint Expression of galectin-1 and -3 and of accessible binding sites during murine hair cycle
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    Histol Histopathol 15:85-94. 2000
    ..The present study provides the first evidence for a cycle-related expression of both galectin-1 and -3 and their binding sites during murine hair cycle...
  5. ncbi request reprint Generation of reactive oxygen species by Candida albicans in relation to morphogenesis
    C Schroter
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
    Arch Dermatol Res 292:260-4. 2000
    ..ROS generation was not closely linked to the ability to form hyphae, but was highest in germinative cells...
  6. ncbi request reprint Treatment of recalcitrant ulcers in pyoderma gangrenosum with mycophenolate mofetil and autologous keratinocyte transplantation on a hyaluronic acid matrix
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 14:187-90. 2000
    ..We report a 17-year-old boy with severe pyoderma gangrenosum treated successfully with mycophenolate mofetil and autologous keratinocyte transplantation using an esterified hyluronic acid delivery system...
  7. ncbi request reprint Survival of patients with cutaneous T-cell lymphoma after treatment with extracorporeal photochemotherapy
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, D 07740 Jena, Germany
    Oncol Rep 7:1197-201. 2000
    ..Median survival time was 26 months. No severe side effects were noted. ECP is a safe alternative therapy for CTCL. In particular when combined with IFN alpha it can induce long-term remissions...
  8. ncbi request reprint Biosurgery in wound healing--the renaissance of maggot therapy
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 14:285-9. 2000
    ..We also provide some clinical data from the literature and our own experience in a wound care unit. Biosurgery is an effective and safe treatment option for debridement and disinfection...
  9. ncbi request reprint Pegylated doxorubicin for primary cutaneous T-cell lymphoma: a report on ten patients with follow-up
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 127:128-34. 2001
    ..Pegylated liposomal doxorubicin (PEG-DOXO) was found to be effective in primary cutaneous T-cell lymphomas (CTCL). The present observation reports on follow-up and relapse-free interval in patients with CTCL...
  10. ncbi request reprint Calculation of nail plate and nail matrix parameters by 20 MHz ultrasound in healthy volunteers and patients with skin disease
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Jena, Germany
    Skin Res Technol 7:60-4. 2001
    ..This study was performed to obtain data on normal nails in adults of different age groups, with a left-right comparison, and to investigate nail changes in selected dermatologic diseases...
  11. ncbi request reprint Angiosarcoma of the scalp: treatment with liposomal doxorubicin and radiotherapy
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, School of Medicine, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Erfurter Strasse 35, 07740 Jena, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 127:396-9. 2001
    ..Angiosarcoma of the scalp and face is a rare malignant endothelial tumor arising mainly in elderly people. The prognosis is poor. Effective and safe treatments are warranted...
  12. ncbi request reprint Acquired nevoid telangiectasia
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, School of Medicine, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    Dermatology 203:24-6. 2001
    ..Acquired nevoid telangiectasia (ANT) is a segmental dilatation of papillary plexus vessels...
  13. ncbi request reprint Large B-cell lymphoma of the leg--complete remission with perilesional interferon alpha
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    Dermatology 203:165-7. 2001
    ..Monotherapy with perilesional interferon alpha(2a) 3 x 9 million units/week was well tolerated. The final outcome was a complete remission after 14 months with an overall survival of more than 17 months...
  14. ncbi request reprint Extracorporeal photochemotherapy in cutaneous lupus erythematosus
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 13:127-30. 1999
    ..ECP seems to be a treatment option for patients not responding to or showing unwanted side-effects during conventional standard therapy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Ecstasy pimples - a new facial dermatosis
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    Dermatology 197:171-3. 1998
    ..We suggest that XTC pimples represent an acneiform dermatosis in young people taking designer drugs. Though the dermatosis itself seems to be mild, it may be a cutaneous marker for drug abuse...
  16. ncbi request reprint Complete response of a primary cutaneous T-cell-rich B cell lymphoma treated with interferon alpha2a
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 124:127-9. 1998
    ..The treatment was well tolerated, had no severe side-effects and induced a complete remission, both clinically and histologically, during a 12-months course...
  17. ncbi request reprint Vasoactive intestinal peptide supports induced migration of human keratinocytes and their colonization of an artificial polyurethane matrix
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    Regul Pept 70:29-36. 1997
    ..Our investigations have implications for wound healing but also for bioengineering of skin...
  18. ncbi request reprint Short-time extracorporeal photochemotherapy in the treatment of drug-resistant autoimmune bullous diseases
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Photopheresis Center, University of Jena, Germany
    Dermatology 198:140-4. 1999
    ..Only limited numbers of patients have been reported so far. No information about the effectiveness in drug-resistant BP is available...
  19. ncbi request reprint Primary cutaneous marginal center lymphoma - complete remission induced by interferon alpha2a
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 125:305-8. 1999
    ..As shown for other types of primary cutaneous B-cell lymphoma, prolonged interferon alpha monotherapy may be effective in controlling the disease and/or inducing complete remission in MZL...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Late manifestation of a fatal Behçet's disease with cardiac involvement and lethal outcome]
    M Kaatz
    Klinikum für Hautkrankheiten, Klinikum der Friedrich Schiller Universitat Jena
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 123:217-22. 1998
    ..Physical examination showed a disoriented man with dyspnoea, cyanosis of the lips and pretibial oedema. He had aphthous ulcers in the mouth and on the genitals. Adamant Behçet disease was suspected...
  21. ncbi request reprint Treatment of stage II cutaneous T-cell lymphoma with interferon alfa-2a and extracorporeal photochemotherapy: a prospective controlled trial
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Friedrich-Schiller-University of Jena, Germany
    J Am Acad Dermatol 44:253-60. 2001
    ..Responders seem to experience their best response within the first 6 months of treatment. The treatment is well tolerated and does not cause severe side effects...
  22. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of alopecia areata with Dr. Michaels® (Alopinex) product family
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Academic Teaching Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Dresden, Germany
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 30:83-7. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy and tolerability of complementary medicine, Dr. Michaels® product family, in the treatment of alopecia areata...
  23. ncbi request reprint Scalp psoriasis: a promising natural treatment
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Academic Teaching Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Dresden, Germany
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 30:103-8. 2016
    ..The tested products provided an outstanding improvement of lesions in all the patients, without side effects. ..
  24. ncbi request reprint Epidemiological features of Adamantiades-Behçet's disease in Germany and in Europe
    C C Zouboulis
    German Registry of Adamantiades Behçet s Disease, Department of Dermatology, University Medical Center Benjamin Franklin, Free University of Berlin, Germany
    Yonsei Med J 38:411-22. 1997
    ..HLA-B5 was confirmed as a marker of severe prognosis. Cardiolipin autoantibodies were associated with cutaneous vasculitis and superficial thrombophlebitis was correlated with systemic vessel involvement...
  25. ncbi request reprint Galectin fingerprinting by immuno- and lectin histochemistry in cutaneous lymphoma
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Dermatological Allergology, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 128:103-10. 2002
    ..Successful chemotherapy of CTCL alters galectin expression selectively as shown for liposomal doxorubicin...
  26. ncbi request reprint Granulomatous slack skin or granulomatous mycosis fungoides -- a case report. Complete response to percutaneous radiation and interferon alpha
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, PO Box 120706, 01008 Dresden, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 128:50-4. 2002
    ..The patient was treated with a combination of radiotherapy (total dose 36 Gy) and interferon-alpha as a maintenance treatment which resulted in complete remission and disease-free survival of 27 months up to now...
  27. ncbi request reprint Serum matrix metalloproteinase-2 in patients with malignant melanoma
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 127:631-5. 2001
    ..MMPs play a role in tumor invasion and tumor metastasis. MMP-2 (also known as gelatinase A) is expressed in human melanoma cells...
  28. ncbi request reprint Side-effects of topical androgenic and anabolic substances and steroids. A short review
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Academic Teaching Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Friedrichstrasse 41, 01067 Dresden, Germany
    Acta Dermatovenerol Alp Pannonica Adriat 16:117-22. 2007
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  29. ncbi request reprint Treatment of chronic radiation ulcers with recombinant platelet-derived growth factor and a hydrophilic copolymer membrane
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 15:455-7. 2001
    ..The painful and easily bleeding ulcers could be markedly improved using a combined approach with topical platelet-derived growth factor gel and hydrophilic copolymer membranes...
  30. doi request reprint Cutaneous angiosarcoma is a rare aggressive malignant vascular tumour of the skin
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Academic Teaching Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Dresden, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 25:964-8. 2011
    ..Cutaneous angiosarcoma (AS) is a rare aggressive malignant vascular tumour of the skin...
  31. ncbi request reprint Botulinum toxin A for palmar hyperhidrosis
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, the Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 15:555-8. 2001
    ..We evaluated the efficacy and safety of intracutaneous injections of botulinum toxin A on severe palmar hyperhidrosis...
  32. doi request reprint Atypical fibroxanthoma: a series of 25 cases
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Academic Teaching Hospital of the Technical University of Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 24:943-6. 2010
    ..Atypical fibroxanthoma is a rare mesenchymal tumour of skin that develops on skin of elderly patients. We analysed our patients with atypical fibroxanthoma over the last 8 years...
  33. doi request reprint Late recurrence (10 years or more) of malignant melanoma in south-east Germany (Saxony). A single-centre analysis of 1881 patients with a follow-up of 10 years or more
    G Hansel
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Academic Teaching Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Dresden, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 24:833-6. 2010
    ..Late recurrent melanoma (MM) is rare...
  34. doi request reprint Fluorescence remission spectroscopy of psoriatic lesions and the effect of topical anthralin therapy
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Dresden Friedrichstadt, Dresden, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 23:1409-13. 2009
    ..Erythema is a result of inflammation and increased microvascular blood flow. Anthralin is the strongest topical antipsoriatic drug that causes clearing of psoriatic lesions and temporary remission...
  35. ncbi request reprint Non-healing facial lesions: cutaneous old world leishmaniasis in dresden
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Academic Teaching Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Dresden, Germany
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 29:99-102. 2015
    ..No other adverse effects rather than injection pain with meglumine antimonite were observed. We should be aware of cutaneous leishmaniasis in travelers returning from endemic regions or from migrants and refugees from endemic regions. ..
  36. ncbi request reprint Generalized eruptive histiocytoma in adult patient
    G Hansel
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Academic Teaching Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Dresden, Germany
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 29:15-7. 2015
    ..The histiocytic cells are CD68 positive but lack other markers like CD1a or S100. We report on a 60-year-old male patient with generalized eruptive histiocytoma treated successfully by PUVA combined with topical corticosteroids. ..
  37. ncbi request reprint Nodular epitheloid sarcoma of the upper limb. A case report and review of the literature
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Academic Teaching Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Dresden, Germany
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 29:23-6. 2015
    ..In case of cutaneous and internal spread of the disease treatment options are only palliative. Early diagnosis, therefore, is most crucial. ..
  38. ncbi request reprint Candida albicans-induced inflammatory response in human keratinocytes
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Dresden, Germany
    Mycoses 47:193-9. 2004
    ..The production of ROS by HaCaT keratinocytes was suppressed. The induction of an inflammatory keratinocyte response by soluble C. albicans factors may play a role among the host-yeast interactions...
  39. ncbi request reprint Liposomal daunorubicin in tumor stage cutaneous T-cell lymphoma: report of three cases
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Krankenhaus Dresden Friedrichstadt, Friedrichstrasse 41, 01067, Dresden, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 129:65-9. 2003
    ..Liposomal doxorubicin was shown to be effective as a second-line treatment in CTCL. There is no data available on another classical anthracycline, daunorubicin, when given in liposomal formulation as a monotherapy...
  40. ncbi request reprint Tufted angioma
    A Wilmer
    Department of Dermatology, Friedrich Schiller University, Erfurter Str 35, D 07740 Jena, Germany
    Eur J Dermatol 9:51-3. 1999
    ..Considering the differential diagnoses of malignant angiomatous tumours such as angiosarcoma or Kaposi's sarcoma, the awareness of the possibility of tufted angioma, which is a benign vascular proliferation, is of paramount importance...
  41. ncbi request reprint Contact-free spectroscopy of leg ulcers: principle, technique, and calculation of spectroscopic wound scores
    W D Schmidt
    Gesellschaft für Medizin, Bio und Umwelttechnologie e V, Jena, Germany
    J Invest Dermatol 116:531-5. 2001
    ..By using cross-validation the percentage of correct predicted wound scores was about 69%. Our results indicate that the application of optical visible and near-infrared spectroscopy could be a valuable remedy for the clinician...
  42. ncbi request reprint Intracutaneous botulinum toxin A versus ablative therapy of Hailey-Hailey disease--a case report
    H Konrad
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, University of Jena, Germany
    J Cosmet Laser Ther 3:181-4. 2001
    ..Among ablative treatments, erbium: YAG laser therapy leads to a more rapid wound closure than dermabrasion, with both causing complete remissions...
  43. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of signal transduction in EGF-dependent epithelial cell lines
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Krankenhaus Dresden Friedrichstadt, Friedrichstrasse 41, 01067 Dresden, Germany
    Int J Mol Med 12:673-7. 2003
    ..They might be of future potential in the treatment of epithelial cancer but further studies are necessary...
  44. ncbi request reprint Recessive epidermolysis bullosa dystrophicans (Hallopeau-Siemens)--improvement of wound healing by autologous epidermal grafts on an esterified hyaluronic acid membrane
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Dermatological Allergology, Medical School, Friedrich-Schiller-University of Jena, Erfurter Strasse 35, 07740 Jena, Germany
    J Dermatol 28:217-20. 2001
    ..They improved markedly with a stable result over 12 months until now. Even autologous keratinocyte grafting may have a beneficial effect on chronic wounds in HS-EBD despite the fact that the genetic defects are unchanged...
  45. ncbi request reprint Very late appearance of acute graft-versus-host disease after tapering immunosuppression
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, School of Medicine, Friedrich-Schiller-University of Jena, Germany
    J Dermatol 28:734-6. 2001
    ..Here we report a 40-year-old woman who developed an acute GVHD 30 months after transplantation. Late and very late appearance of acute GVHD has only been described in rare cases...
  46. ncbi request reprint Anogenital giant seborrheic keratosis (GSK)
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Academic Teaching Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Dresden, Germany
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol . 2015
    ..We present a rare case of giant seborrheic keratosis (GSK) with concomitant HPV infection in the anogenital region of 72-year--old patient. Surgical approach was performed with excellent outcome...
  47. ncbi request reprint Foot ulcers in klippel-trenaunay syndrome: two case reports and one metatypical Basal cell carcinoma
    D Langner
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Academic Teaching Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Dresden, Germany
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 29:27-30. 2015
    ..We present two adult patients with KTS and foot ulcers and advise doctors to keep in mind that chronic foot ulcers in KTS may have an underlying neoplasia. ..
  48. ncbi request reprint Schnitzler syndrome responding to interleukin-1 antagonist anakinra
    A Koch
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Academic Teaching Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Dresden, Germany
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 29:19-21. 2015
    ..Later on, the dosage was reduced to 100 mg s.c. every other day. Anakinra reduces pro-inflammatory cytokine release due to lipopolysaccharide stimulation. In a long-term use the drug does not lose effectiveness. ..
  49. ncbi request reprint Basal cell carcinoma or not Basal cell carcinoma? That is the question!
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Academic Teaching Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Dresden, Germany
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 29:81-6. 2015
    ..Here we present 4 samples that illustrate the challenge in diagnostics. We also discuss differential diagnosis and treatment. ..
  50. doi request reprint Does chloroquine therapy of porphyria cutanea tarda influence liver pathology?
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Academic Teaching Hospital of the Technical University of Dresden, Germany
    Int J Dermatol 48:1250-3. 2009
    ..Porphyria cutanea tarda (PCT) is regularly associated with changes in liver tissue. On the other hand, systematic investigations are lacking on whether there is a correlation between the severity of liver damage and chloroquine treatment...
  51. ncbi request reprint Pseudoainhum of all fingers associated with Reynolds' syndrome and breast cancer: report of a case and review of the literature
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
    J Am Acad Dermatol 44:381-4. 2001
    ..Although pseudoainhum has been associated with many conditions, this particular association is exceptional and has yet not been described...
  52. ncbi request reprint Response of spider leg veins to pulsed diode laser (810 nm): a clinical, histological and remission spectroscopy study
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Friedrichstrasse 41, 01067 Dresden, Germany
    J Cosmet Laser Ther 5:154-62. 2003
    ..This study was performed to investigate whether pulsed diode laser (810 nm) treatment is effective and safe...
  53. ncbi request reprint Painful ulcers in calciphylaxis - combined treatment with maggot therapy and oral pentoxyfillin
    J Tittelbach
    Department of Dermatology, Friedrich-Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    J Dermatolog Treat 12:211-4. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Patients suffering from ulcers due to calciphylaxis may benefit from the use of maggot therapy, which cleanses ulcers and prevents systemic infection...
  54. ncbi request reprint Treatment of common warts and actinic keratoses by Er:YAG laser
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Jena, Germany
    J Cutan Laser Ther 3:63-6. 2001
    ..94 microm allows precise ablation avoiding strong inflammation. The authors have evaluated the potential benefits of Er:YAG laser treatment for difficult-to-treat warts and actinic keratoses...
  55. ncbi request reprint Inhibitory effect of terbinafine on reactive oxygen species (ROS) generation by Candida albicans
    C S Sander
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany
    Mycoses 45:152-5. 2002
    ..In conclusion, terbinafine reduced the ability of C. albicans to generate ROS. Besides the known effect on ergosterol biosynthesis, this mechanism may contribute to its antifungal action...
  56. ncbi request reprint Laser therapy of spider leg veins
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Academic Teaching Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Dresden, Germany
    J Cosmet Dermatol 2:166-74. 2003
    ..Spider leg veins are a common aesthetic problem in females. The standard treatment is sclerotherapy but lasers have been used for decades to solve this problem as well...
  57. ncbi request reprint Failure of vismodegib in advanced Basal cell carcinoma
    G Hansel
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Academic Teaching Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Dresden, Germany
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 29:11-3. 2015
    ..We report about a 38-year-old female patient with a large multicentric BCC of temple with primary chemoresistance of the tumor. We discuss possible mechanism and other limitations of vismodegib in BCC. ..
  58. ncbi request reprint Melanoma of the heel – a case series of a rare melanoma subtype
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Academic Teaching Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Dresden, Germany
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 29:69-73. 2015
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  59. ncbi request reprint W.A.R. scores in patients with chronic leg ulcers: results of a multicentre study
    F Jockenhöfer
    MD, Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Allergology, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    J Wound Care 23:5-6, 8, 10-2. 2014
    ..To assess the individual patient's risk of wound infection using the wounds-at-risk (W.A.R.) score developed by a group of interdisciplinary experts...
  60. ncbi request reprint Investigations of interactions of chlormezanone racemate and its enantiomers on human keratinocytes and human leucoytes in vitro
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Academic Teaching Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Germany
    Skin Pharmacol Physiol 18:132-8. 2005
    ..Present data argue for absence of significant cytotoxicity against human HaCaT keratinocytes and a dose-dependent suppression of ROS production by human leukocytes that is not uniform among the racemate and its enantiomers...
  61. ncbi request reprint Radiation therapy for extensive actinic keratosis
    U Barta
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 14:293-5. 2000
    ..In older subjects in whom conventional treatment fails, low-dose fractionated radiation therapy is an effective alternative method...
  62. ncbi request reprint The prevention of occupational hand dermatitis in bakers, confectioners and employees in the catering trades. Preliminary results of a skin prevention program
    A Bauer
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Friedrich-Schiller-University, Jena, Germany
    Contact Dermatitis 44:85-8. 2001
    ..These preliminary results showed that most of the OSD were due to lack of or unsuitable skin care and protection. The program will be extended to cover a larger number of food industry employees with OSD...
  63. ncbi request reprint The use of topical calcineurin inhibitors in lupus erythematosus: an overview
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Academic Teaching Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Dresden, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 22:1-6. 2008
    ..In chronic discoid LE, hypertrophic plaques do not well respond because of limited penetration. The primary target seems to be the decrease or blocking of cytokine production by activated T lymphocytes...
  64. ncbi request reprint Polydactylous Bowen's disease
    A Koch
    Department of Dermatology, Krankenhaus Dresden Friedrichstadt, Städtisches Klinikum, Friedrichstrasse 41, 01067 Dresden, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 17:213-5. 2003
    ..We report on a 52-year-old patient with chronic verrucous lesions of the nail bed of fingers and toes. Nail biopsy revealed polydactylous Bowen's disease. This is the first case reported with hand and foot lesions...
  65. ncbi request reprint Pansclerotic morphea in childhood: a case report
    T Doede
    Abteilung Kinderchirurgie, Klinikum der FSU Jena, Bachstrasse 18, 07740 Jena, Germany
    Pediatr Surg Int 19:406-8. 2003
    ..The prognosis of pansclerotic morphea for children is worse than for adults. No successful therapy is known...
  66. ncbi request reprint Disseminated bullous eruption with systemic reaction caused by Cimex lectularius
    K Liebold
    Department of Dermatology, Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Dresden, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 17:461-3. 2003
    ..We report on a 37-year-old man who developed a bullous reaction with fever and general malaise due to bites of the common bedbug, Cimex lectularius. Fortunately, bullous and systemic reactions are rare...
  67. ncbi request reprint Juvenile generalized circinate pustular psoriasis treated with oral cyclosporin A
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, School of Medicine, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Erfurter Strasse 35, 07740 Jena, Germany
    Eur J Dermatol 11:117-9. 2001
    ..After dose reduction no side effects were seen. The pustular lesions disappeared and the PASI score decreased from 40.7 to 4.8. The treatment was found to be well tolerated and effective...
  68. ncbi request reprint Topical PDGF-BB results in limited healing in a patient with Werner's syndrome and chronic leg ulcers
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Academic Teaching Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Dresden, Germany
    J Wound Care 13:415-6. 2004
    ..Treatment of one such patient with painful chronic leg ulcers included topical application of PDGF-BB. Granulation increased slightly, enabling full-thickness skin grafting to take place...
  69. ncbi request reprint Rhinophyma--unusual expression of simple-type keratins and S100A in sebocytes and abundance of VIP receptor-positive dermal cells
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
    Histol Histopathol 11:111-5. 1996
    ..From these results we suggest that, (a) ligands of the VIP-R may contribute to vascular and dermal alterations in rosacea and (b) immature sebocytes show an unusual antigen expression of S100A and glandular keratin...
  70. ncbi request reprint [Skin alterations in Ehlers-Danlos syndrome]
    U Wollina
    Klinik für Hautkrankheiten, Friedrichstr 41, 01067 Dresden, Germany
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 127:100-1. 2002
  71. ncbi request reprint Disturbed copper transport in humans. Part 1: mutations of the ATP7A gene lead to Menkes disease and occipital horn syndrome
    J Seidel
    Department of Pediatrics, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    Cell Mol Biol (Noisy-le-grand) 47:OL141-8. 2001
    ..0006). In conclusion, mutations of the copper transporting P-type ATPase ATP7A gene cause distinct human diseases showing some genotype/phenotype correlation and implications for treatment...
  72. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and tolerability of an ulcer compression stocking for therapy of chronic venous ulcer compared with a below-knee compression bandage: results from a prospective, randomized, multicentre trial
    M Junger
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany
    Curr Med Res Opin 20:1613-23. 2004
    ..Sixteen phlebology outpatient clinics in Germany or the Netherlands or German medical practices specialized in phlebology...
  73. ncbi request reprint Modified Emmet's operation for ingrown nails using the Er:YAG laser
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology, Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Academic Teaching Hospital of the University of Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    J Cosmet Laser Ther 6:38-40. 2004
    ..Laser surgery may provide an alternative with less tissue damage...
  74. ncbi request reprint Microcannular tumescent liposuction in advanced lipedema and Dercum's disease
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Academic Teaching Hospital of the Technical, University of Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 145:151-9. 2010
    ..We evaluated the outcome and risks of tumescence liposuction in patients with advanced lipedema or Dercum's disease...
  75. ncbi request reprint Monilethrix--improvement by hormonal influences?
    M Gebhardt
    Department of Dermatology, Friedrich Schiller University Hospital Jena, Germany
    Pediatr Dermatol 16:297-300. 1999
    ..In one of our patients, the hair disorder improved, with maximum hair growth up to 8 cm in length after her first menstrual period occurred, suggesting that hormonal influences may improve the hair disorders in monilethrix...
  76. ncbi request reprint Functional textiles in prevention of chronic wounds, wound healing and tissue engineering
    U Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Dermatological Allergology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    Curr Probl Dermatol 31:82-97. 2003
  77. ncbi request reprint Current epidemiological data from the German Registry of Adamantiades-Behçet's disease
    Ch C Zouboulis
    German Registry of Adamantiades Behçet s Disease, Department of Dermatology, University Medical Center Benjamin Franklin, The Free University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Adv Exp Med Biol 528:43-8. 2003
  78. ncbi request reprint Merkel cell carcinoma--a retrospective analysis of 17 cases
    K Hohaus
    Department of Dermatology, Krankenhaus Dresden Friedrichstadt, Dresden, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 17:20-4. 2003
    ..To report clinical experience with the rare neuroendocrine Merkel cell carcinoma of the skin...
  79. ncbi request reprint [Oral and extraoral disease due to betel nut chewing]
    U Wollina
    Hautklinik, Krankenhaus Dresden Friedrichstadt, Germany
    Hautarzt 53:795-7. 2002
    ..It shows mild psychostimulatory effects but with prolonged use there is a risk of oral and extraoral disease. Surprisingly, betel nut associated disorders are rarely discussed in the dermatological literature...
  80. ncbi request reprint Psoriasis and Brooke-Spiegler syndrome with multiple malignancies
    E Köstler
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 19:380-1. 2005
  81. pmc Increased risk of cancer in patients with scleroderma: no risk in patients with morphoea?
    U Wollina
    Ann Rheum Dis 63:611-2; author reply 612. 2004
  82. ncbi request reprint A new mutation in the type II hair cortex keratin hHb1 involved in the inherited hair disorder monilethrix
    H Winter
    German Cancer Research Center, Research Program 2, Heidelberg, Germany
    Hum Genet 101:165-9. 1997
    ..Both hHb1 and hHb6 are largely coexpressed in cortical trichocytes of the hair shaft. This indicates that monilethrix is a disease of the hair cortex...
  83. ncbi request reprint [Reader's letter on Marcus Meissner, Jens, Gille, Roland Kaufmann. Calciphylaxis: no therapeutic concepts for a poorly understood syndrome?]
    E Köstler
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 5:435; author reply 435. 2007