San Diego - The hormone dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA), also known as the mother of all hormones, is the precursor of androgens and estrogens and is tagged by some physicians as a wonder drug when supplements are taken for certain disease states and in certain doses.
Arguments for a valuable tool: Sentinel lymph node biopsy in malignant melanomaJanuary 1st 2007
Pittsburgh - Sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB) performed in patients with malignant melanoma offers patients and physicians reliable information on prognosis with minimal morbidity and may improve morbidity and mortality for patients with nodal disease, an expert says.
Childhood cutaneous T-cell lymphomas on rise, experts sayNovember 1st 2006
National report - The two forms of cutaneous T-cell lymphomas (CTCL), mycosis fungoides (MF) and S?zary syndrome, are reported to arise more often in adults than in children. But the incidence of cutaneous T-cell lymphomas appears to be on the rise in children and adolescents.
Lip enhancement: What product to useOctober 1st 2006
National report - There are several methods of lip augmentation at the disposal of the dermatologist for achieving ?sthetically desired lips in patients, including fillers, implants, resurfacing techniques (e.g. dermabrasions, peelings, lasers) botulinum toxin injections, as well as surgery.