Dr Keshavamurthy Vinay, MD, DNB, MRCP(SCE) - Inselspital, Bern - Guest Physician

Dr Keshavamurthy Vinay

MD, DNB, MRCP(SCE)

Inselspital, Bern

Guest Physician

Bern | Switzerland

Main Specialties: Dermatology

Additional Specialties: Medical Dermatology

ORCID logohttps://orcid.org/0000-0001-6323-4988

Dr Keshavamurthy Vinay, MD, DNB, MRCP(SCE) - Inselspital, Bern - Guest Physician

Dr Keshavamurthy Vinay

MD, DNB, MRCP(SCE)

Introduction

Primary Affiliation: Inselspital, Bern - Bern , Switzerland

Specialties:

Additional Specialties:

Research Interests:

Education

Oct 2016
Royal college of Physicians
MRCP (SCE)
Jun 2016
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research
DNB Dermatology Venereology and Leprology
Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology
Dec 2015
National Board of Examination
DNB
Dec 2015
National Board of Examination
DNB
Jan 2011 - Dec 2013
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research
M D
Dermatology
Dec 2013
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
MD
Aug 2004 - Mar 2010
Bangalore Medical College
MBBS
Mar 2010
Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute
MBBS

Experience

Apr 2017 - Jul 2017
Vagus Superspeciality hospital
Consultant Dermatologist
Dermatology
Jan 2017 - Feb 2017
Inselspital Universitätsspital Bern
Guest Physician
Dermatology
Feb 2017
Guest Physician

Inselspital, University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
Jan 2014 - Dec 2016
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research
Senior resident
Dermatology
Dec 2016
Senior resident

Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
Jul 2017
Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research
Assistant Professor
Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology

Publications

50Publications

408Reads

1Profile Views

22PubMed Central Citations

Superficial granulomatous pyoderma: A great mimicker.

Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2018 May-Jun;84(3):374

Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0378-6323.196317DOI Listing
November 2018
12 Reads
1.325 Impact Factor

Sebaceous cell carcinoma developing in epidermodysplasia verruciformis.

Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2016 Jul-Aug;82(4):433-5

Department of Histopathology, Venereology and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0378-6323.175909DOI Listing
April 2017
15 Reads
1.325 Impact Factor

Grotesque Face Secondary to Immunotherapy: Cure Circumvallating to Curse.

Skinmed 2017;15(2):157-159. Epub 2017 Apr 1.

Department of Histopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India.

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April 2017
5 Reads

Uncommon presentations of lupus miliaris disseminatus faciei.

Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2016 Jul-Aug;82(4):426-9

Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology , Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0378-6323.175913DOI Listing
April 2017
13 Reads
1.325 Impact Factor

Acral Sclerosing Histiocytic Nodules: A New Entity in Cutaneous Histiocytosis?

Am J Dermatopathol 2017 Mar;39(3):232-233

Departments of *Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, and †Histopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DAD.0000000000000602DOI Listing
March 2017
3 Reads
1.430 Impact Factor

Minocycline successfully treats exaggerated granulomatous hypersensitivity reaction to Mw immunotherapy.

Dermatol Ther 2017 Mar 28;30(2). Epub 2016 Nov 28.

Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, 160012, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dth.12452DOI Listing
March 2017
18 Reads
1.480 Impact Factor

Trachyonychia in juvenile dermatomyositis: nail as a mirror to disease activity.

Rheumatology (Oxford) 2017 Feb 27;56(2):254. Epub 2016 Sep 27.

Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/rheumatology/kew330DOI Listing
February 2017
13 Reads
4.475 Impact Factor

Therapy-related cutaneous adverse effects in an Indian cohort of adult leukaemia patients.

J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 2016 Dec 7;30(12):e202-e204. Epub 2015 Dec 7.

Department of Histopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jdv.13527DOI Listing
December 2016
1 Read
2.830 Impact Factor

Symmetrical acrokeratoderma: a case series in Indian patients.

Orphanet J Rare Dis 2016 11 22;11(1):156. Epub 2016 Nov 22.

Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Sector 12, Chandigarh, 160012, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13023-016-0541-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5120419PMC
November 2016
9 Reads
3.360 Impact Factor

Lichen planus pigmentosus: a retrospective clinico-epidemiologic study with emphasis on the rare follicular variant.

J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 2016 Nov 4;30(11):e142-e144. Epub 2015 Nov 4.

Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jdv.13454DOI Listing
November 2016
4 Reads
2.830 Impact Factor

Clinical and immunological study of mucous membrane pemphigoid in a cohort of Indian patients.

Int J Dermatol 2016 Oct 3;55(10):e557-61. Epub 2016 Jun 3.

Department of Dermatology, Kurume University School of Medicine and Kurume University Institute of Cutaneous Cell Biology, Fukuoka, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ijd.13339DOI Listing
October 2016
8 Reads
1 Citation
1.230 Impact Factor

Spectrum of mucocutaneous manifestations in an Asian cohort of patients with leukemia.

Int J Dermatol 2016 Aug 8;55(8):893-7. Epub 2016 Jan 8.

Department of Histopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ijd.13157DOI Listing
August 2016
12 Reads
1.230 Impact Factor

Efficacy of Novel Topical Liposomal Formulation of Cyclosporine in Mild to Moderate Stable Plaque Psoriasis: A Randomized Clinical Trial.

JAMA Dermatol 2016 07;152(7):807-15

University Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences-UGC Center of Advanced Studies, Panjab University, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0859DOI Listing
July 2016
34 Reads
1 Citation

Unusual manifestation of mucosal plasmacytosis mimicking erythema multiforme.

Dermatol Online J 2016 Jun 15;22(6). Epub 2016 Jun 15.

Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, India.

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June 2016
2 Reads

Intralesional Mycobacterium w Vaccine Versus Cryotherapy in Treatment of Refractory Extragenital Warts: A Randomized, Open-Label, Comparative Study.

J Cutan Med Surg 2016 Mar-Apr;20(2):123-9. Epub 2015 Nov 9.

Department of Virology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1203475415616962DOI Listing
May 2016
10 Reads
2 Citations
0.714 Impact Factor

Pemphigus vegetans presenting as a verrucous plaque on the finger.

Clin Exp Dermatol 2016 Apr 24;41(3):316-7. Epub 2015 Jul 24.

Department of Immunopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, 160012, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ced.12739DOI Listing
April 2016
1 Citation
1.234 Impact Factor

IgG/IgA pemphigus reactive with desmoglein 1 with additional undetermined reactivity with epidermal basement membrane zone.

Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2014 Jan-Feb;80(1):46-50

Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0378-6323.125499DOI Listing
April 2016
17 Reads
1 Citation
1.325 Impact Factor

Aplasia cutis congenita in a Blaschkoid distribution: a lesser known variant.

Int J Dermatol 2016 Apr 11;55(4):e217-9. Epub 2016 Jan 11.

Department of Histopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ijd.12877DOI Listing
April 2016
4 Reads
1.230 Impact Factor

Generalized atrophic plaques in a young male. Generalized atrophic sarcoidosis.

Int J Dermatol 2016 Feb 13;55(2):e56-8. Epub 2015 Oct 13.

Department of Histopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ijd.13067DOI Listing
February 2016
7 Reads
1.230 Impact Factor

Uncommon presentation of a less common tumour.

Indian J Med Res 2016 Feb;143(2):249-50

Department of Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh 160 012; Department of Dermatology & Venereology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Ansari Nagar New Delhi 110 029, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0971-5916.180233DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4859139PMC
February 2016
3 Reads
1.661 Impact Factor

Hypopigmented patches on a young man.

Clin Exp Dermatol 2016 Jan 25;41(1):100-2. Epub 2015 May 25.

Department of Histopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ced.12678DOI Listing
January 2016
5 Reads
1 Citation
1.234 Impact Factor

Anti-desmoglein antibody-negative paraneoplastic pemphigus successfully treated with rituximab.

Int J Dermatol 2015 16;54(5):576-9. Epub 2014 Apr 16.

Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ijd.12053DOI Listing
January 2016
6 Reads
1.230 Impact Factor

Unilateral nipple involvement in histoid leprosy.

Int J Dermatol 2015 Nov 30;54(11):1289-90. Epub 2015 Jul 30.

Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ijd.13021DOI Listing
November 2015
6 Reads
1.230 Impact Factor

Intralesional Rituximab in the Treatment of Refractory Oral Pemphigus Vulgaris.

JAMA Dermatol 2015 Aug;151(8):878-82

Department of Dermatology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan4Kurume University Institute of Cutaneous Cell Biology, Kurume, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamadermatol.2014.3674DOI Listing
August 2015
12 Reads

Use of rituximab in pemphigus patients with chronic viral hepatitis: report of three cases.

Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2014 Sep-Oct;80(5):422-6

Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0378-6323.140301DOI Listing
May 2015
11 Reads
1.325 Impact Factor

Treatment of pemphigus: an Indian perspective.

Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2014 Jul-Aug;80(4):285-8

Departments of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, School of Medical Sciences and Research, Sharda University, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0378-6323.136828DOI Listing
April 2015
3 Reads
1 Citation
1.325 Impact Factor

Residents'corner April 2015. sQuiz your knowledge!: Young female with multiple pedunculated scalp tumors.

Eur J Dermatol 2015 Apr;25(2):215-6

Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1684/ejd.2015.2571DOI Listing
April 2015
7 Reads
1.990 Impact Factor

Palmar Gottron papules and Gottron sign.

J Clin Rheumatol 2015 Apr;21(3):164

From the Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/RHU.0000000000000239DOI Listing
April 2015
12 Reads
1.250 Impact Factor

Pyoderma gangrenosum in a patient with pemphigus vulgaris: an unusual association.

Indian J Dermatol 2015 Jan-Feb;60(1):107

Department of Histopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India. E-mail:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0019-5154.147892DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4318051PMC
February 2015
7 Reads

Lichenoid skin lesions & mucosal erosions as a paraneoplastic syndrome.

Indian J Med Res 2015 Jan;141(1):132-3

Department of Dermatology, Venerology & Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical, Education & Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4405936PMC
January 2015
4 Reads
1.661 Impact Factor

Clinical and treatment characteristics determining therapeutic outcome in patients undergoing autologous non-cultured outer root sheath hair follicle cell suspension for treatment of stable vitiligo.

J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 2015 Jan 14;29(1):31-7. Epub 2014 Mar 14.

Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jdv.12426DOI Listing
January 2015
8 Reads
1 Citation
2.830 Impact Factor

Zinc deficiency and canities: an unusual manifestation.

JAMA Dermatol 2014 Oct;150(10):1116-7

Department of Dermatology, Venereology, and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamadermatol.2014.368DOI Listing
October 2014
7 Reads

Successful use of rituximab in the treatment of childhood and juvenile pemphigus.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2014 Oct 9;71(4):669-75. Epub 2014 Jul 9.

Department of Dermatology, Kurume University School of Medicine, and Kurume University Institute of Cutaneous Cell Biology, Fukuoka, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2014.05.071DOI Listing
October 2014
10 Reads
1 Citation
4.450 Impact Factor

Primary cutaneous mucormycosis presenting as a giant plaque: uncommon presentation of a rare mycosis.

Mycopathologia 2014 Aug 4;178(1-2):97-101. Epub 2014 May 4.

Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Sector 12, Chandigarh, 160012, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11046-014-9752-6DOI Listing
August 2014
3 Reads
1 Citation
1.530 Impact Factor

Granulomatous invasive aspergillosis of paranasal sinuses masquerading as actinomycosis and review of published literature.

Mycopathologia 2014 Apr 26;177(3-4):179-85. Epub 2014 Feb 26.

Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Sector 12, Chandigarh, 160012, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11046-014-9732-xDOI Listing
April 2014
9 Reads
1 Citation
1.530 Impact Factor

Pemphigus occurring at tuberculin injection site: role of cytokines in acantholysis.

Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2013 Jul-Aug;79(4):539-41

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0378-6323.113102DOI Listing
February 2014
3 Reads
1.325 Impact Factor

Long-term follow-up in a case of pemphigus.

Cutis 2014 Jan;93(1):E3

Department of Dermatology, Venereology, and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Sector 12, Chandigarh 160012, India.

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January 2014
4 Reads
0.594 Impact Factor

Crusted erythematous plaques over scalp with hair palisades.

Int J Dermatol 2014 Jan 29;53(1):70-2. Epub 2013 Oct 29.

Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ijd.12256DOI Listing
January 2014
11 Reads
1.230 Impact Factor

Malignant syphilis.

Int J Infect Dis 2013 Oct 18;17(10):e930-1. Epub 2013 May 18.

Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Sector 12, Chandigarh 160012, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2013.03.020DOI Listing
October 2013
16 Reads
2.330 Impact Factor

An unusual presentation of tinea cruris with bullous lesions.

J Cutan Med Surg 2013 Jul-Aug;17(4):224-5

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2310/7750.2013.13004DOI Listing
September 2013
16 Reads
0.714 Impact Factor

Assessment of the therapeutic benefit of dexamethasone cyclophosphamide pulse versus only oral cyclophosphamide in phase II of the dexamethasone cyclophosphamide pulse therapy: a preliminary prospective randomized controlled study.

Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2013 Jan-Feb;79(1):70-6

Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0378-6323.104672DOI Listing
July 2013
7 Reads
1 Citation
1.325 Impact Factor

Rituximab in pemphigus.

Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2012 Nov-Dec;78(6):671-6

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0378-6323.102354DOI Listing
April 2013
3 Reads
1 Citation
1.325 Impact Factor

Childhood pemphigus vulgaris successfully treated with rituximab.

Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2012 Sep-Oct;78(5):632-4

Department of Dermatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0378-6323.100587DOI Listing
March 2013
5 Reads
2 Citations
1.325 Impact Factor

Mucous membrane pemphigoid with antibodies against β3 subunit of laminin-332: first report from India.

Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2012 Jul-Aug;78(4):475-9

Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0378-6323.98079DOI Listing
January 2013
7 Reads
1.325 Impact Factor

Pattern of mucocutaneous manifestations in human immunodeficiency virus-positive patients in North India.

Indian J Sex Transm Dis AIDS 2013 Jan;34(1):19-24

Department of Skin and Veneral Diseases, Ashwini Medical College Hospital, Solapur, Maharashtra, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0253-7184.112865DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3730469PMC
January 2013
10 Reads
4 Citations

Efficacy and safety of rituximab treatment in Indian pemphigus patients

J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2013;27:e17-23

Journal of the European academy of Dermatology and Venereology

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January 2013
9 Reads

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Amrinder J Kanwar
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Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research

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Sunil Dogra
Sunil Dogra

Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research

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Uma N Saikia
Uma N Saikia

Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research

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Takashi Hashimoto
Takashi Hashimoto

Kurume University Institute of Cutaneous Cell Biology

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Gitesh U Sawatkar
Gitesh U Sawatkar

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Norito Ishii
Norito Ishii

Kurume University School of Medicine

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Davinder Parsad
Davinder Parsad

Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research

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Savita Yadav
Savita Yadav

All India Institute of Medical Sciences

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Dipankar De
Dipankar De

Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research

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Sanjeev Handa
Sanjeev Handa

Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research

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