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.
May-August 2022| Vol 9| Issue 2
Cover till you recover: breaking the stigma of pigmentary diseases in India
India is a land of great diversity in landscape, climate, ethnicity, and sociocultural beliefs, and this versatility accounts for various skin tones, types, as well as p...
Newer indications of tranexamic acid in dermatology beyond melasma: a review
Tranexamic acid (TXA) is an antifibrinolytic agent approved for use to control bleeding during surgery and after trauma. It has been used in dermatology as a therapeutic and prophylactic agent in an...
Around 10% to 20% of all cases of acquired hyperpigmentation are drug-induced. The underlying pathogenesis for drug-induced pigmentation includes melanin accumulation, drug accumulation, toxic effec...
Role of dermoscopy in the assessment of difficult to diagnose cases of pigmentary dermatoses: study from a tertiary care hospital
Background: Pigmentary disorders are a common skin affliction causing great distress and anguish among those affected. Dermoscopy is a noninvasive diagnostic modality which has great potentia...
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