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About IJWD

The IJWD publishes articles pertaining to dermatologic medical, surgical and cosmetic issues faced by female patients and their families. We are interested in original research articles, review articles, unusual case reports, new treatments, clinical trials, education, mentorship and viewpoint articles. Articles dealing with ethical issues in dermatology and medical legal scenarios are also welcome.Very important articles will have accompanying editorials.

Topics which our subsections editors look forward to welcoming include:

  • Women’s Health
  • Oncology, Surgery and Aesthetics
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Medical Dermatology
  • Society

About WDS

The Women’s Dermatologic Society founded in 1973, is dedicated to helping dermatologists fulfill their greatest potential and assisting them in making a contribution to our specialty and society.

To achieve this goal, the Society relies on the active participation of its members, who represent a diverse cross-section of professional subspecialties.

Images in Women's Dermatology

The “Images in Women’s Dermatology” section is dedicated to expanding the journal’s outstanding dermatologic clinical images. This series will feature one or two clinical photographs that are relevant to the health of women or their families. The images will illustrate a clinical point that will be useful, not only for dermatologists but also for other clinicians. Each case will have an accompanying multiple-choice question and a short discussion. 

Introduction to the clinical images section
Jenny E. Murase, Dedee F. Murrell, Alyx Rosen Aigen

Protuberant Plaques and Follicular Papules
Abigail Cline, Shoshana Marmon

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An extending ulcer at the site of cesarean-section incision
Takuya Mizukami, Yasuyuki Fujita, Yuka Maya, Satoko Shimizu

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A dark lesion on an Indian Woman's vulva
Sara Sabourirad, Dedee F. Murrell

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An expanding abscess after a flooding disaster
Justin P.Bandino

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Painful and pruritic lesions on the toes
Sean Rangwani, Amy S. Paller

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Oral ulcerations in a patient with mantle cell lymphoma
Miranda Rosenberg, Alyx Rosen Aigen, Andrea Maderal

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New onset spiny papules in an adult woman
Helen Bui, Kyle Flores, Paul Googe, Carolyn Ziemer

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Multiple oral lesions in an adult male
Marvin Borg, Florent Amatore, Marie Aleth Richard

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A facial eruption in a postpartum woman
Kevin P. Lee, Jaime A. Tschen

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Intertriginous Eruption of the Bilateral Inguinal Folds
Daphne G. Eckembrecher, Miranda Rosenberg, Alyx Rosen Aigen

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