Five years later we had to stop using quinolones because more than 10% of gonorrhea was resistant," the venereologist
FG was first described in 1883 by the French venereologist
Jean Alfred Fournier who described a series of 5 previously healthy young men who suffered from a rapidly progressive gangrene of the penis and scrotum without apparent cause.
Fournier's gangrene is a fulminant synergistic necrotizing fasciitis of the scrotum, penis, perineum first described by French venereologist
This condition is named after Professor Jean-Alfred Fournier, the French venereologist
who in 1883, used the term fulminant gangrene" of the penis and scrotum for a sudden onset, rapidly progressing idiopathic scrotal gangrene in young men.
Some common skin problems evident among patients due to sunlight exposure include wrinkles, freckles, blemishes, age spots and rough or dry skin, according to Dr Senthil Prabahar S, specialist dermatologist and Venereologist
at the NMC Specialty Hospital.
Dr Lilly Jose Specialist Dermatologist and Venereologist
Zulekha Hospital, Sharjah
a Parisian venereologist
, on the basis of transcript from an 1883 clinical lecture in which Fournier presented a case of perineal gangrene in an otherwise healthy young man.
[1.] Consultant Venereologist
, Department of Skin, STDs & Leprosy, Lotus Medical Centre, Bhavani.
Indian Association of Dermatologists Venereologists
& Leprologists (IADVL) recently marked the day to discuss the issues related to vitiligo, facts and myths, treatment options available and awareness programmes being conducted to curb the depression and help deal with the social stigma that the skin condition brings along.
Dubai Derma will also be hosting the presidents of the five biggest Dermatology Associations in the world to take part in the event including: the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV), the Asian Dermatological Association (ADA), the Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists
and Leprologists (IADVL) and the 24th World Congress of Dermatology (WCD).
A task force of Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists
and Leprologists, in a petition to the Union health ministry, wants a complete stop on the sale of corticosteroids without prescription in India.