Pigment International, a publication of Pigmentary Disorders Society (PDS), India, is a peer-reviewed online journal with Semiannual print on demand compilation of issues published. The journal’s full text is available online at http://www.pigmentinternational.com.
The journal allows free access (Open Access) to its contents and permits authors to self-archive final accepted version of the articles on any OAI-compliant institutional / subject-based repository. The journal does not charge for submission, processing or publication of manuscripts and even for color reproduction of photographs.
January-June 2016| Vol 3| Issue 1
Topical therapy in vitiligo: What is new?
Medical and surgical treatments for vitiligo are suboptimal with either poor response or continued the progression of vitiligo despite therapy. As far as medical therapies...
Lichen planus pigmentosus: A short review
Lichen planus pigmentosus (LPP) is a condition characterized by persistent and asymptomatic slaty-gray pigmentation, predominantly in the face. Classically, the pattern is “actinic” with s...
Study of efficacy of phototherapy (psoralen with ultraviolet A and narrow-band ultraviolet B) in vitiligo
Background: Vitiligo is the most common depigmenting disorder. It is more significant in the dark-skinned population, with a major impact on the quality of life of patients. Phototherapy has be...
A clinicopathologic study of cutaneous amyloidosis at a tertiary health care center in South India
Background: Primary cutaneous amyloidosis (PCA) is quite a common disorder seen in Southeast Asia. It is characterized by amorphous eosinophilic deposits of a fibrillar protein in the dermis wi...
Abstracting and Indexing Information
The journal is registered with the following abstracting partners:
CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure), EBSCO Publishing's Electronic Databases, Exlibris – Primo Central, Google Scholar, Hinari, Infotrieve, Journal Guide, National Science Library, OpenJGate, ProQuest, TdNet
Features of Manuscript Management System
- Online submission
- Wider visibility though open access
- Higher impact with wider visibility
- Prompt review