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  • Haugen, Erik (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2008)
    Abstract Introduction: None melanoma skin cancer is divided into basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma. The incidences of these tumours are increasing in the Caucasian population with increasing sun exposed ...
  • Tøsse, Karianne; Slåtsveen, Jane Marie (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2004)
    SUMMARY Background: In western societies acne vulgaris is a nearly universal skin disease affecting 79% to 95 % of the adolescent population. In men and women older than 25 years, 40 % to 54% have some degree of facial ...
  • Juell, Torolf Christian (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2009)
    Summary in English Acne, light and laser: Is there a role for photodynamic and laser therapy in the treatment of acne? Background: Acne is a chronic disease of the pilosebaceous unit. Acne affects millions of people at ...
  • Bjerke, Kristin Nordey (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2005)
    Background: Actinic keratoses are very common. They are usually benign, but may occasionally progress to invasive skin cancer. Thus it has been discussed whether actinic keratoses should be considered precancerous or as ...
  • Reponen, Elina Johanna (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2007)
    Abstract Atopic dermatitis is a persistent, chronic, relapsing inflammatory skin disease, presenting most often in early childhood. It is strongly linked to hay fever, asthma an bronkitis. The cause of atopic dermatitis ...
  • Chiu, Christine (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2008)
    Breastfeeding and atopy – does breastmilk reduce the risk of developing allergy and atopic disease? Background: Atopic eczema is a chronic relapsing inflammatory skin disorder that often presents as the first clinical ...
  • Skjelbred, Stian; Lindhom, Knut Gaute (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2006)
    Summary in English: The incidence of malignant melanoma is increasing in most parts of the world. The reason for this seams to be related to sun exposing and change in sun habits especially among young people. There is ...
  • Javaid, Shahid (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2007)
    BACKGROUND: Psoriasis is a common, chronic, inflammatory disease. Psoriasis requires long time therapy to maintain disease control and psoriasis patients deserve long-term controlled treatment of their disease with optimal ...
  • Berntsen, Birgitte; Gupta, Ritika Ashok (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2007)
    Abstract BACKGROUND: Primary focal hyperhidrosis is caused by excessive secretion by eccrine sweat glands, usually at axillae, palms and soles. The underlying mechanism is unclear. Botulinum toxin A is a highly efficient ...
  • Østby, Ingvild; Biermann, Monica Viksaas (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2008)
    Background The last two decades, instruments to measure quality of life in dermatology patients, such as the Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI), have been developed and used. The quality of life among patients with hand ...
  • Hjemmetest for klamydiaRestricted Access 
    Marthinsen, Steffen (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2015)
    In Norway almost 23 000 cases of genital chlamydia infection were reported in 2013 and it's an expressed goal to reduce this number. Several studies show that young people, and in particular young men, as a group ought to ...
  • Dahl, Anne Gunn Gire (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2011)
    Psychodermatology describes the interaction between mind and skin. Both the brain and the skin originate from the same germ layer, the embryonic ectoderm. Communication between mind and skin can be explained through the ...
  • Wibe, Anne Kathrine (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2009)
    BAKGRUNN: Olafiaklinikken, tilknyttet Rikshospitalet HF, begynte i 2006 å tilby Klamydia-testsett for hjemmebruk fra sin internettside (www.olfaia.no). Dette er ment som et tilbud for asymptomatiske personer i Oslo og omegn ...
  • Gustavsen, Hanne Engstrøm (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2010)
    Bakgrunn: Kortisonkremer er en viktig del av behandlingen mot atopisk eksem. Mange foreldre er skeptiske til bruken av kortisonkremer, fordi de har lest eller hørt om bivirkninger. Pasienters og pårørendes holdninger til ...
  • Jørgensen, Joakim (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2009)
    Background Every year several lives are lost to cancer. Some cancer patients develop skin changes that are caused by an underlying internal malignancy. This paper will be discussing both unspecific skin symptoms and specific ...
  • Solberg, Yvonne Hagerup (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2009)
    Cold urticaria ‒ an overview Background: Cold urticaria is a skin disease that affects people of all ages all over the world. The severity of the disease varies from patient to patient. For many patients the disease has ...
  • Berg, Gunhild (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2012)
    Bakgrunn: Atopisk eksem er en svært vanlig hudsykdom i barneårene og kan ramme opptil 20 % av barn i industrialiserte land. Det er velkjent at kroniske hudsykdommer som atopisk eksem påvirker pasientens livskvalitet. Likevel ...
  • Tengesdal, Randi Hauge (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2013)
    Background: Pruritus, or itch, is defined as an unpleasant sensation of the skin leading to the desire to scratch. Pruritus is most commonly seen as a part of skin disease, but sometimes this bothering symptom can be a ...
  • Saanio, Minna Henrika (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2012)
    Abstract Background: This is a study of literature about bacterial vaginosis (BV). BV is a common condition among women and untreated it can lead to a number of serious problems. The current treatment of BV is antibiotics, ...
  • Erikstad, Elin Marie (Master thesis / Prosjektoppgave, 2013)
    BACKGROUND: In Norway, the guidelines for diagnostics and treatment of M. genitalium are unclear. The microbe is sexually transmitted, and causes urethritis, cervicitis, and possibly more serious complications as PID and ...