N P Khumalo
Affiliation: University of Cape Town
Country: South Africa
- Human T cell lymphotropic virus type 1- associated infective dermatitis in KwaZulu Natal, South AfricaCarol Hlela
Division of Dermatology Red Cross Children s Hospital, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
BMC Dermatol 13:11. 2013..Neither IDH, nor its complications have been reported from the rest of Africa. We aimed to examine the clinical and aetiological characteristics of IDH in a cohort of South African children...
- Health risks of the clean-shave chiskop haircutN P Khumalo
Division of Dermatology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa
S Afr Med J 103:489-90. 2013..Depilatory creams formulated for African hair offer a non-mechanical means of achieving clean-shave hairstyles. ..
- The adapted classification of male pattern hair loss improves reliabilityN P Khumalo
Division of Dermatology, Groote Schuur and Red Cross Children s Hospitals, Cape Town, South Africa
Dermatology 225:110-4. 2012..No classification including the HNC has been validated for population studies. We aimed to simplify the HNC, produce the adapted HNC and test its reliability for use in population studies...
- Hairdressing and the prevalence of scalp disease in African adultsN P Khumalo
Division of Dermatology, Groote Schuur Hospital and the University of Cape Town, Observatory 7925, South Africa
Br J Dermatol 157:981-8. 2007..Anecdotal reports suggest that certain scalp disorders are common in Africans and may be associated with hairstyles...
- African hair length in a school population: a clue to disease pathogenesis?N P Khumalo
Division of Dermatology, Groote Schuur Hospital, South Africa
J Cosmet Dermatol 6:144-51. 2007..Anecdotal data suggest that combed natural African hair reaches a length steady state. Easier grooming and anticipated long hair have made relaxers popular...
- Marginal traction alopecia severity score: development and test of reliabilityN P Khumalo
Division of Dermatology, Groote Schuur Hospital and the University of Cape Town, South Africa
J Cosmet Dermatol 6:262-9. 2007..The aim of the current study was to develop a severity scoring system (M-TAS score) for marginal TA, the commonest form of this disorder, and to test its reliability...
- Invisible bleeding from clean-shave haircuts: detection with blood specific RNA markersN P Khumalo
Division of Dermatology, Groote Schuur Hospital, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
Dermatology 227:197-201. 2013..Haircut-associated bleeding' is a newly recognized entity that affects at least a quarter of African men who wear shiny clean-shave ('chiskop') haircuts...
- Combinations of potent topical steroids, mercury and hydroquinone are common in internationally manufactured skin-lightening products: a spectroscopic studyM H Maneli
Division of Dermatology, Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa
Clin Exp Dermatol 41:196-201. 2016..The topical steroids betamethasone (BM) and clobetasol propionate (CP) are illegal in cosmetics. Hydroquinone (HQ) and mercury (Hg) are either illegal or allowed only in limited concentrations (2% and 1 ppm, respectively)...
- Affordable moisturisers are effective in atopic eczema: A randomised controlled trialC Hlela
Division of Dermatology, Red Cross War Memorial Children s Hospital and Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa
S Afr Med J 105:780-4. 2015..Many patients depend on moisturisers issued by public health services in the management of atopic dermatitis (AD)...
- Hairdressing is associated with scalp disease in African schoolchildrenN P Khumalo
Division of Dermatology, Groote Schuur Hospital, University of Cape Town, Observatory 7925, South Africa
Br J Dermatol 157:106-10. 2007..Anecdotal reports suggest that certain disorders are common in African hair and may be associated with hairstyles...