Discipline of Dermatology

Publications

2018

Prevalence of skin diseases treated at public referral hospitals in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Dlova NC, Chateau A, Khoza N, Skenjane A, Mkhize Z, Katibi OS, Grobler A, Gwegweni JT, Mosam A. Br J Dermatol. 2018 Jan;178(1):e1-e2. doi: 10.1111/bjd.15534. Epub 2017 Sep 27.

  • Rosacea treatment update: recommendations from the global ROSacea COnsensus (ROSCO) panel. Schaller M, Almeida LM, Bewley A, Cribier B, Dlova NC, Kautz G, Mannis M, Oon HH, Rajagopalan M, Steinhoff M, Thiboutot D, Troielli P, Webster G, Wu Y, van Zuuren E, Tan J. Br J Dermatol. 2017 Feb;176(2):465-471. doi: 10.1111/bjd.15173. Epub 2017 Feb 5
  • Topical herbal medicines for atopic eczema: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials. Thandar Y, Gray A, Botha J, Mosam A. Br J Dermatol. 2017 Feb;176(2):330-343. doi: 10.1111/bjd.14840. Epub 2016 Nov 30. Review.
  • Rosacea in black South Africans with skin phototypes V and VI. Dlova NC, Mosam A. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2017 Aug;42(6):670-673. doi: 10.1111/ced.13177. Epub 2017 Jun 22.
  • Frontal Fibrosing Alopecia Severity Index (FFASI): a call for a more inclusive and globally relevant severity index for frontal fibrosing alopecia. Dlova NC, Dadzie OE. Br J Dermatol. 2017 Sep;177(3):883-884. doi: 10.1111/bjd.15694. Epub 2017 Jul 31.
  • Soaps and cleansers for atopic eczema, friends or foes? What every South African paediatrician should know about their pH. DLOVA, N C; NAICKER, T; NAIDOO, P. South African Journal of Child Health, [S.l.], v. 11, n. 3, p. 146-148, oct. 2017.
  • Acne in South African black adults: A retrospective study in the private sector. Zulu TP, Mosam A, Balakrishna Y, Dlova NC. S Afr Med J. 2017 Nov 27;107(12):1106-1109. doi: 10.7196/SAMJ.2017.v107i12.12419.
  • Central Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia in Children: A Case Series and Review of the Literature. Ariana N. Eginli, Ncoza C. Dlova, Amy McMichael. Pediatr Dermatol. 2016 Dec 16 Published online 2016 Dec 16. doi: 10.1111/pde.13046
  • An Insight Into The Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicines Among Patients With Atopic Eczema in Central Durban, South Africa. Yasmeen Thandar, Julia Botha, Benn Sartorius, Anisa Mosam. Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med., (2017) 14 (6): 10-19
  • Central Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia: New Insights and a Call for Action. Dlova, Ncoza C. et al. Journal of Investigative Dermatology Symposium Proceedings, Volume 18, Issue 2, S54 – S56
  • Updates in the understanding and treatments of skin & hair disorders in women of color. Lawson CN, Hollinger J, Sethi S, et al. International Journal of Women’s Dermatology. 2017;3(1 Suppl):S21-S37. doi:10.1016/j.ijwd.2017.02.006.
  • HAART in hand: The change in Kaposi’s sarcoma presentation in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Naidoo L, Jacobson JS, Neugut AI, Dlova NC, Mosam A. S Afr Med J. 2016 May 11;106(6). doi: 10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i6.10333.
  • Photodermatitis with subsequent vitiligo-like leukoderma in HIV infection. Mercer JJ, Yin NC, Lee ES, Mosam A, Dlova NC. Int J Dermatol. 2016 May;55(5):e306-7. doi: 10.1111/ijd.13075. Epub 2015 Nov 13.
  • The prevalence of paediatric skin conditions at a dermatology clinic in KwaZulu-Natal Province over a 3-month period. KATIBI, Oludolapo Sherifat et al. South African Journal of Child Health, [S.l.], v. 10, n. 2, p. 121, jun. 2016.
  • Quality of life in South African Black women with alopecia: a pilot study. Ncoza C. Dlova, Gabriella Fabbrocini, Carlo Lauro, Maria Spano, Antonella Tosti, Richard H. Hift. Int J Dermatol. 2016 Aug; 55(8): 875–881. Published online 2015 Nov 6. doi: 10.1111/ijd.13042
  • Updating the diagnosis, classification and assessment of rosacea: Recommendations from the global ROSacea COnsensus (ROSCO) panel. J. Tan, L. Almeida, A. Bewley, B. Cribier, N. Dlova, R. Gallo, G. Kautz, M. Mannis, H. Oon, M. Rajagopalan, et al. Br J Dermatol. 2016 Oct 8 Published online 2016 Oct 8. doi: 10.1111/bjd.15122
  • Primary cutaneous malignancies in the Northern Cape Province of South Africa: A retrospective histopathological review. York K, Dlova NC, Wright CY, Khumalo NP, Kellett PE, Kassanjee R, Mosam A. S Afr Med J. 2016 Dec 21;107(1):83-88. doi: 10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v107.i1.10924.
  • Diffuse HIV-associated seborrheic dermatitis – a case series. Forrestel AK, Kovarik CL, Mosam A, Gupta D, Maurer TA, Micheletti RG. Int J STD AIDS. 2016 Dec;27(14):1342-1345. Epub 2016 Mar 24.
  • Knowledge, attitude and practices of South African healthcare professionals towards complementary and alternative medicine use for atopic eczema – a descriptive survey. Yasmeen Thandar, Julia Botha, Benn Sartorius and Anisa Mosam. S Afr Fam Pract. 2017; 59(1):22–28
  • Cutaneous cytomegalovirus infection on multi dermatomal herpes zoster scars: an isotopic immune response. Katibi OS, Dlova NC, Mosam A. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2015 Jan;40(1):42-4. doi: 10.1111/ced.12477. Epub 2014 Sep 30.
  • The spectrum of skin diseases in a black population in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Ncoza C. Dlova, Avumile Mankahla, Nomandla Madala, Anneke Grobler, Joyce Tsoka-Gwegweni, Richard J. Hift. Int J Dermatol. 2015 Mar; 54(3): 279–285. Published online 2014 Apr 16. doi: 10.1111/ijd.12589
  • Photodermatitis with subsequent vitiligo-like leukoderma in HIV infection. Mercer JJ, Yin NC, Lee ES, Mosam A, Dlova NC. Int J Dermatol. 2016 May;55(5):e306-7. doi: 10.1111/ijd.13075. Epub 2015 Nov 13.
  • Skin lightening practices: an epidemiological study of South African women of African and Indian ancestries. N. C. Dlova, S. H. Hamed, J. Tsoka-Gwegweni, A. Grobler. Br J Dermatol. 2015 Jul; 173 (Suppl 2): 2–9. doi: 10.1111/bjd.13556
  • The reliability and validity of outcome measures for atopic dermatitis in patients with pigmented skin: A grey area. C.Y.Zhao, A.Wijayanti, M.C.Doria, A.G.Harris, S.V.Jain, K.N.Legaspi, N.C.Dlova, M.G.Law, D.F.Murrell. International Journal of Women’s Dermatology. Volume 1, Issue 3, August 2015, Pages 150-154
  • An infant presenting with multiple scalp ulcers. Lal K, Dlova N, Mosam A, Khoza N. Pediatr Dermatol. 2014 Nov-Dec;31(6):729-30. doi: 10.1111/pde.12488.
  • HIV infection predisposes skin to toxic epidermal necrolysis via depletion of skin-directed CD4⁺ T cells. Yang C, Mosam A, Mankahla A, Dlova N, Saavedra A. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2014 Jun;70(6):1096-102. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2013.12.025. Epub 2014 Mar 12.
  • Skin lightening practices: an epidemiological study of South African women of African and Indian ancestries. N. C. Dlova, S. H. Hamed, J. Tsoka-Gwegweni, A. Grobler. Br J Dermatol. 2015 Jul; 173 (Suppl 2): 2–9. doi: 10.1111/bjd.13556
  • Stage-stratified approach to AIDS-related Kaposi’s sarcoma: implications for resource-limited environments. Krown SE, Borok MZ, Campbell TB, Casper C, Dittmer DP, Hosseinipour MC, Mitsuyasu RT, Mosam A, Orem J, Phipps WT. J Clin Oncol. 2014 Aug 10;32(23):2512-3. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2014.55.8999. Epub 2014 Jul 7.
  • Women’s perceptions of the benefits and risks of skin-lightening creams in two South African communities. Ncoza Dlova, Saja H. Hamed, Joyce Tsoka-Gwegweni, Anneke Grobler, Richard Hift. J Cosmet Dermatol. 2014 Sep; 13(3): 236–241. doi: 10.1111/jocd.12104
  • Recurrent Giant Molluscum Contagiosum Immune Reconstitution Inflammatory Syndrome (IRIS) after Initiation of Antiretroviral Therapy in an HIV-infected South African Male. Drain PK, Mosam A, Gounder L, Gosnell B, Manzini T, Moosa M-YS. International journal of STD & AIDS. 2014;25(3):235-238. doi:10.1177/0956462413497702.

•             Complementary therapy in atopic eczema: the latest systematic reviews. Yasmeen Thandar, Julia Botha and Anisa Mosam. S Afr Fam Pract. 2014; 56(4):216-219

  • Familial frontal fibrosing alopecia. N. Dlova, C-L Goh, A. Tosti. Br J Dermatol. 2013 Jan; 168(1): 220–222. Published online 2012 Sep 13. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2133.2012.11101.x
  • Frontal fibrosing alopecia and lichen planus pigmentosus: is there a link? N. C. Dlova. Br J Dermatol. 2013 Feb; 168(2): 439–442. Published online 2012 Oct 5. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2133.2012.11146.x
  • Chemical analysis and in vitro UV-protection characteristics of clays traditionally used for sun protection in South Africa. Ncoza C. Dlova, Funanani T. Nevondo, Elizabeth M. Mwangi, Beverley Summers, Joyce Tsoka-Gwegweni, Bice S. Martincigh, Dulcie A. Mulholland. Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed. 2013 Jun; 29(3): 164–169. doi: 10.1111/phpp.12042
  • Immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome associated with Kaposi sarcoma: higher incidence and mortality in Africa than in the UK. Emilio Letang, James J. Lewis, Mark Bower, Anisa Mosam, Margareth Borok, Thomas B. Campbell, Denise Naniche, Tom Newsom-Davis, Fahmida Shaik, Suzanne Fiorillo, et al. AIDS. 2013 Jun 19; 27(10): 1603–1613. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0b013e328360a5a1
  • Communication on the dangers and abuse of skin lighteners in Africa.Dlova NC1, Ajose F. Int J Dermatol 2013 Jul 24. doi: 10.1111/ijd.12221.
  • Frontal fibrosing alopecia in an African man.Dlova NC, Goh CL. Int J Dermatol 2013 Aug 22.
  • Non-toxic melanin production inhibitors from Garcinia livingstonei (Clusiaceae). Dulcie A. Mulholland, Elizabeth M. Mwangi, Ncoza C. Dlova, Nick Plant, Neil R. Crouch, Phillip H. Coombes. J Ethnopharmacol. 2013 Sep 16; 149(2): 570–575. Published online 2013 Jul 23. doi: 10.1016/j.jep.2013.07.023Non-toxic melanin production inhibitors from Garcinia livingstonei (Clusiaceae). Dulcie A. Mulholland, Elizabeth M. Mwangi, Ncoza C. Dlova, Nick Plant, Neil R. Crouch, Phillip H. Coombes. J Ethnopharmacol. 2013 Sep 16; 149(2): 570–575. Published online 2013 Jul 23. doi: 10.1016/j.jep.2013.07.023
  • Frontal fibrosing alopecia: a clinical review of 20 black patients from South Africa. N. C. Dlova, H. F. Jordaan, A. Skenjane, N. Khoza, A. Tosti. Br J Dermatol. 2013 Oct; 169(4): 939–941. doi: 10.1111/bjd.12424
  • Human T cell lymphotropic virus type 1- associated infective dermatitis in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. Carol Hlela, Natalie Graham, Ahmed I Bhigjee, Graham P Taylor, Nonhlanhla P Khumalo and Anisa Mosam. BMC Dermatology201313:11
  • Actinomycetoma. Dlova NC, Mosam A. Skinmed. 2012 Mar-Apr;10(2):98.
  • Mycetoma. Dlova NC, Mosam A. Skinmed. 2012 May-Jun;10(3):181.
  • A randomized controlled trial of HAART versus HAART and chemotherapy in therapy-naïve patients with HIV-associated Kaposi sarcoma in South Africa. Anisa Mosam, Fahmida Shaik, Thomas S. Uldrick, Tonya Esterhuizen, Gerald H. Friedland, David T. Scadden, Jamila Aboobaker, Hoosen M. Coovadia. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2012 Jun 1; 60(2): 150–157. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0b013e318251aedd
  • Common skin conditions in children with HIV/AIDS. Avumile Mankahla, Anisa Mosam. Am J Clin Dermatol. 2012 Jun 1; 13(3): 153–166. doi: 10.2165/11593900-000000000-00000
  • Bartonella quintana-induced vulval bacillary angiomatosis. Pratistadevi K. Ramdial, Yetish Sing, Amsha Ramburan, Ncoza C. Dlova, Jayanthilall S. Bagratee, Eduardo Calonje. Int J Gynecol Pathol. 2012 Jul; 31(4): 390–394. doi: 10.1097/PGP.0b013e31823f8463
  • Central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia: possible familial aetiology in two African families from South Africa. Ncoza C. Dlova, Mick Forder. Int J Dermatol. 2012 Nov; 51 (Suppl 1): 17-20, 20-3. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-4632.2012.05557.x
  • Skin-lightening creams used in Durban, South Africa. Ncoza C. Dlova, Nicole E. Hendricks, Bice S. Martincgh. Int J Dermatol. 2012 Nov; 51 (Suppl 1): 51-3, 56-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-4632.2012.05566.x
  • Incidence, Clinical Spectrum, Risk Factors and Impact of HIV-Associated Immune Reconstitution Inflammatory Syndrome in South Africa. Haddow L.J., Moosa M.-Y.S., Mosam A., Moodley P., Parboosing R., Easterbrook P.J. (2012) PLoS ONE, 7 (11) , art. no. e40623
  • Quality of life in psoriasis patients in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. Preetha Hariram, Anisa Mosam, Jamila Aboobaker, Tonya Esterhuizen. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 2011 May-Jun; 77(3): 333–334. doi: 10.4103/0378-6323.79716
  • Sweet syndrome: adverse drug reaction or novel manifestation of HIV-associated immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome? Haddow LJ, Lehloenya R, Mosam A, Malaka S, Moosa MY. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2011 Jul;65(1):e23-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2010.11.052.
  • An evaluation of the early effects of a combination antiretroviral therapy programme on the management of AIDS-associated Kaposi’s sarcoma in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. A. Mosam, T. S. Uldrick, F. Shaik, H. Carrara, J. Aboobaker, H. Coovadia. Int J STD AIDS. 2011 Nov; 22(11): 671–673. doi: 10.1258/ijsa.2009.009145
  • Kaposi’s sarcoma in sub-Saharan Africa: a current perspective. A. Mosam, J. Aboobaker, F. Shaik. Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2010 Apr; 23(2): 119–123. doi: 10.1097/QCO.0b013e328335b01a
  • A population-based study of how children are exposed to saliva in KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa: implications for the spread of saliva-borne pathogens to children. Butler LM, Neilands TB, Mosam A, Mzolo S, Martin JN. Tropical medicine & international health : TM & IH. 2010;15(4):442-453. doi:10.1111/j.1365-3156.2010.02474.x.
  • Corticosteroid/cyclophosphamide pulse treatment in South. Shaik F, Botha J, Aboobaker J et al. African patients with pemphigus. Clin Exp Dermatol 2010; 35:245–50.
  • Substantial Regional Differences in Human Herpesvirus 8 Seroprevalence in Sub-Saharan Africa: Insights on the Origin of the “KS Belt.” International journal of cancer Journal international du cancer. Dollard SC, Butler LM, Graves Jones AM, et al. 2010;127(10):2395-2401. doi:10.1002/ijc.25235.
  • Book:  A Clinical Atlas of Skin Conditions in HIV/AIDS.  An illustrated management guide for healthcare professionals. Dlova NC, Mosam A
  • Chapter in book:  Identification and Management of Cutaneous Manifestations of HIV in Adults and Children.  Mosam A
  • Increasing incidence of Kaposi’s sarcoma in black South Africans in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa (1983-2006). A. Mosam, H. Carrara, F. Shaik, T. Uldrick, A. Berkman, J. Aboobaker, H. M. Coovadia. Int J STD AIDS. 2009 Aug; 20(8): 553–556. doi: 10.1258/ijsa.2008.008372
  • Defining immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome: evaluation of expert opinion versus 2 case definitions in a South African cohort. Lewis J. Haddow, Philippa J. Easterbrook, Anisa Mosam, Nonhlanhla G. Khanyile, Raveen Parboosing, Pravikrishnen Moodley, Mahomed-Yunus S. Moosa. Clin Infect Dis. 2009 Nov 1; 49(9): 1424–1432. doi: 10.1086/630208
  • Kaposi Sarcoma–Associated Herpesvirus (KSHV) Seroprevalence in Population-Based Samples of African Children: Evidence for At Least 2 Patterns of KSHV Transmission. Butler LM, Dorsey G, Hladik W, et al. The Journal of infectious diseases. 2009;200(3):430-438. doi:10.1086/600103.
  • Photo capsules. Actinomycosis. Dlova NC, Mosam A. Skinmed. 2008 Jan-Feb;7(1):36.
  • Characteristics of HIV-1-associated Kaposi’s sarcoma among women and men in South Africa. A. Mosam, H. P. Hurkchand, E. Cassol, T. Page, S. Cassol, U. Bodasing, J. Aboobaker, H. Dawood, G. H. Friedland, H. M. Coovadia. Int J STD AIDS. 2008 Jun; 19(6): 400–405. doi: 10.1258/ijsa.2008.007301
  • 99mTc-MIBI imaging of AIDS-related Kaposi’s sarcoma in the lungs. Peer FI, Pui MH, Rae WI, Mosam A. Nucl Med Commun. 2008 Sep;29(9):786-90. doi: 10.1097/MNM.0b013e3283071307.
  • Teledermatology by videoconference: Experience of a pilot project. M Mars & N Dlova
  • 99mTc-MIBI imaging of cutaneous AIDS-associated Kaposi’s sarcoma. Peer FI, Pui MH, Mosam A, Rae WI. Int J Dermatol. 2007 Feb;46(2):166-71.
  • Effect of GB virus C co-infection on response to generic HAART in African patients with HIV-1 clade C infection. Mosam A, Sathar MA, Dawood H, Cassol E, Esterhuizen TM, Coovadia HM. AIDS. 2007 Jun 19;21(10):1377-9.
  • Kaposi’s sarcoma-associated herpesvirus-specific immune reconstitution and antiviral effect of combined HAART/chemotherapy in HIV clade C-infected individuals with Kaposi’s sarcoma. Bihl F, Mosam A, Henry LN, Chisholm JV 3rd, Dollard S, Gumbi P, Cassol E, Page T, Mueller N, Kiepiela P, Martin JN, Coovadia HM, Scadden DT, Brander C. AIDS. 2007 Jun 19;21(10):1245-52.
  • Photo capsules. Dlova NC, Mosam A. Skinmed. 2007 Nov-Dec;6(6):294.
  • Disseminated AIDS-associated Kaposi’s sarcoma in pregnancy. Sebitloane HM, Mosam A, Moodley J. S Afr Med J. 2006 Jul;96(7):602-3.
  • Cutaneous manifestations of HIV in Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa. Morar N, Dlova NC, Mosam A, Aboobaker J. Int J Dermatol. 2006 Aug;45(8):1006-7.
  • Persistent pyrexia and plaques: a perplexing puzzle. Mosam A, Moodley V, Ramdial PK. Lancet. 2006 Aug 5;368(9534):551.
  • Inflammatory noninfectious dermatoses of HIV. Dlova NC, Mosam A. Dermatol Clin. 2006 Oct;24(4):439-48, vi. Review.
  • HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa. Mosam A, Dlova NC. Dermatol Clin. 2006 Oct;24(4):421-9, v. Review
  • Lymphadenopathy, pneumonia, and HIV–a common trio, an uncommon outcome. Mosam A, Goga Y, Thejpal R, Cassol E, Page T, Cassol S, Aboobaker J, Coovadia HM. Lancet. 2005 Jan 15-21;365(9455):266.
  • Quality of life issues for South Africans with acne vulgaris. Mosam A, Vawda NB, Gordhan AH, Nkwanyana N, Aboobaker J. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2005 Jan;30(1):6-9.
  • Generic antiretroviral efficacy in AIDS-associated Kaposi’s sarcoma in sub-Saharan Africa. Mosam A, Cassol E, Page T, Bodasing U, Cassol S, Dawood H, Friedland GH, Scadden DT, Aboobaker J, Jordaan JP, Lalloo UG, Esterhuizen TM, Coovadia HM. AIDS. 2005 Mar 4;19(4):441-3.
  • The impact of human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) on skin disease in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Mosam A, Irusen EM, Kagoro H, Aboobaker J, Dlova N. Int J Dermatol. 2004 Oct;43(10):782-3.
  • Therapeutic response of HIV-1 subtype C in African patients coinfected with either Mycobacterium tuberculosis or human herpesvirus-8. Cassol E, Page T, Mosam A, Friedland G, Jack C, Lalloo U, Kopetka J, Patterson B, Esterhuizen T, Coovadia HM. J Infect Dis. 2005 Feb 1;191(3):324-32. Epub 2004 Dec 22.
  • Recalcitrant cutaneous sarcoidosis: an evidence-based sequential approach. Mosam A, Morar N. J Dermatolog Treat. 2004 Dec;15(6):353-9.
  • Molecular characteristics of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 subtype C viruses from KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: implications for vaccine and antiretroviral control strategies. Gordon M, De Oliveira T, Bishop K, Coovadia HM, Madurai L, Engelbrecht S, Janse van Rensburg E, Mosam A, Smith A, Cassol S. J Virol. 2003 Feb;77(4):2587-99.
  • MDR1 and CYP3A4 polymorphisms among African, Indian, and white populations in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Chelule, P. K., Gordon, M., Palanee, T., Page, T., Mosam, A., Coovadia, H. M. and Cassol, S. (2003), Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics, 74: 195–196. doi:10.1016/S0009-9236(03)00151-6
  • Disseminated cutaneous histoplasmosis in patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus. K Ramdial P, Mosam A, Dlova NC, B Satar N, Aboobaker J, Singh SM. J Cutan Pathol. 2002 Apr;29(4):215-25.
  • Childhood Lichen scrofulosorum revisited. Ramdial PK, Mosam A, Pillay T, Mallett R, Aboobaker J. Pediatr Dev Pathol. 2000 May-Jun;3(3):211-5.
  • Papulonecrotic tuberculid in a 2-year-old girl: with emphasis on extent of disease and presence of leucocytoclastic vasculitis. Ramdial PK, Mosam A, Mallett R, Aboobaker J. Pediatr Dermatol. 1998 Nov-Dec;15(6):450-5.