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 2020| Vol 7| Issue 1
COVID-19 and the dermatologist: finding calm in the chaos
It is an uncertain time for the whole world, firmly under the grip of a tiny virus, thought to have originated in the meat markets of Wuhan, the capital city of Hubei province in China. A novel enve...
Novel corona virus infection: a dermatologist’s perspective
Novel corona virus infection or COVID-19 saw its dawn in first fortnight of Decemberin the city of Wuhan, China, since then it is unstoppable and has spread like a wild-fire, involving most parts of...
Tranexamic acid in melasma: a review
Tranexamic acid (TA), an anti-fibrinolytic agent, originally used for treating blood loss during surgery and various medical conditions, has been found to show promising results in melasma. TA has b...
A clinicoepidemological study of Lichen planus pigmentosus and its association with metabolic syndrome and cutaneous manifestations in Indian population
Background: Lichen planus pigmentosus (LPP) is considered an infrequent variant of Lichen planus (LP) clinically characterized by insidious onset of discrete, ill-defined, and dark brown or s...
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