INTRODUCTION Smooth muscle hamartoma (SMH) is derived from benign proliferation of smooth muscle bundles in the dermis . It usually presents at birth or shortly thereafter. However, acquired lesions have also been reported, although considered extremely rare. Only 12 cases have been published in the English medical literature to date, five of which were believed to have originated from arrector pili […]
Introduction Nail fungus, also known as onychomycosis or tinea unguium is an infection of the toe- or fingernail through dermatophyte. Nail fungus is typically yeast or mould based . 90 % of the cases of onychomycosis are through dermatophyte of the species Trichophyton rubrum or T. mentagrophytes [4, 9]. There are many factors that can […]
In this post marketing study our primary objective was to assess the safety of Crystalys, a new calcium hydroxyapatite based filler, in subjects who received sub-dermal or deep-dermal injections for facial soft tissue augmentation. The secondary objective was to evaluate the performance of Crystalys within six months of injection.
It was a great pleasure to be invited by Dr. Ines Verner to take part in the above mentioned Masterclass in Tel Aviv. On behalf of the Israel Society of Dermatology and Venerology and the Vitiligo Research Foundation, the Organizing Committee, together with the Scientific Committee led by Prof. Reuven Bergman, a comprehensive scientific program, […]
Solta Medical, Inc. (“Solta“), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc., announced today a brand enforcement action taken against a distributor of counterfeit Thermage® machines. Solta is the registered proprietor of the well-known Thermage® trademark in Singapore. The Thermage® CPT System is a medical device which is registered with the Singapore Health […]
BRISBANE, Calif., May 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CUTERA (Nasdaq:CUTR), a leading provider of laser, light and other energy-based aesthetic systems for practitioners worldwide, announced the launch of truSculpt® 3D, the newest advancement in non-surgical body sculpting, offering up to 24 percent fat reduction in a single treatment. truSculpt 3D utilizes a controlled, monopolar radio frequency (RF) technology at 2 MHz to deliver […]
Tuesday, August 28th 8:30am – 6:00pm Pre-Conference Cosmetic Breast Surgery Live-Hands-on Workshop This live surgery workshop will cover Anatomy, surgical techniques and challenging cases in theory and in Practice. Augmentations will include the inframammary, transumbilical, transareolar and transaxillary approaches. Mammapexy, Lipotransfer and alternative methods will also be presented and performed. Venue: Währinger […]