Articles by Prof. Lapidot

Vascular lesions: hemangiomas, port wine stains, and other vascular malformations

Efficacy of topical application of eosin for ulcerated hemangiomas.

Lapidoth M, Ben-Amitai D, Bhandarkar S, Fried L, Arbiser JL.

J Am Acad Dermatol. 2009 Feb;60(2):350-1.

Capillary malformation associated with angiolipoma: analysis of 127 consecutive clinic patients.

Lapidoth M, Ben Amitai D, Feinmesser M, Akerman L.

Am J Clin Dermatol. 2008;9(6):389-92.

Basal cell carcinoma arising over facial port wine stain: a single-centre experience.

Lapidoth M, Ad-El D, David M, Alcalay J, Azaria R.

J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2006 Oct;20(9):1066-9.

Treatment of angiokeratoma of Fordyce with pulsed dye laser.

Lapidoth M, Ad-El D, David M, Azaria R.

Dermatol Surg. 2006 Sep;32(9):1147-50.

Treatment of lymphangioma circumscriptum with combined radiofrequency current and 900 nm diode laser.

Lapidoth M, Ackerman L, Amitai DB, Raveh E, Kalish E, David M.

Dermatol Surg. 2006 Jun;32(6):790-4.

Treatment of facial venous malformations with combined radiofrequency current and 900 nm diode laser.

Lapidoth M, Yaniv E, Ben Amitai D, Raveh E, Kalish E, Waner M, David M.

Dermatol Surg. 2005 Oct;31(10):1308-12.

A new mathematical approach to the diffusion approximation theory for selective photothermolysis modeling and its implication in laser treatment of port-wine stains.

Shafirstein G, Bäumler W, Lapidoth M, Ferguson S, North PE, Waner M.

Lasers Surg Med. 2004;34(4):335-47.

Cutis marmorata telangiectatica congenita: clinical findings in 85 patients.

Amitai DB, Fichman S, Merlob P, Morad Y, Lapidoth M, Metzker A.

Pediatr Dermatol. 2000 Mar-Apr;17(2):100-4.

Laser hair removal and tattoo removal


Tattoo removal among Ethiopian Jews in Israel: tradition faces technology.

Lapidoth M, Aharonowitz G.

J Am Acad Dermatol. 2004 Dec;51(6):906-9.

Reticulate erythema following diode laser-assisted hair removal: a new side effect of a common procedure.

Lapidoth M, Shafirstein G, Ben Amitai D, Hodak E, Waner M, David M.

J Am Acad Dermatol. 2004 Nov;51(5):774-7.

CO2 laser desiccation of urethral hair post-penoscrotal hypospadias repair.

Cohen S, Livne PM, Ad-El D, Lapidoth M.

J Cosmet Laser Ther. 2007 Dec;9(4):241-3.

Pain inhibition in Q-switched laser tattoo removal with pneumatic skin flattening (PSF): a pilot study.

Lapidoth M, Akerman L.

J Cosmet Laser Ther. 2007 Sep;9(3):164-6.

Cosmetic dermatology

Combined laser / optical and radiofrequency treatment of the face

Halachmi S and Lapidoth M

Kosmetische Medizin. 2009; 8:134-141.

Novel use of erbium:YAG (2,940-nm) laser for fractional ablative photothermolysis in the treatment of photodamaged facial skin: a pilot study.

Lapidoth M, Yagima Odo ME, Odo LM.

Dermatol Surg. 2008 Aug;34(8):1048-53.

Clinical uses and recent developments of lasers in dermatology

Lapidoth M, David M.

Harefuah. 1998 Feb 1;134(3):193-7.

Skin cancer

Lasers in skin cancer prophylaxis.

Halachmi S, Lapidoth M.

Expert Rev Anticancer Ther. 2008 Nov;8(11):1713-7.

Medical dermatology

Simultaneous occurrence of anetoderma in premature identical twins.

Ben-Amitai D, Feinmesser M, Wielunsky E, Merlob P, Lapidoth M.

Isr Med Assoc J. 2008 Jun;10(6):431-2.

Targeted UVB phototherapy for psoriasis: a preliminary study.

Lapidoth M, Adatto M, David M.

Clin Exp Dermatol. 2007 Nov;32(6):64

Is pyogenic granuloma associated with Bartonella infection?

Levy I, Rolain JM, Lepidi H, Raoult D, Feinmesser M, Lapidoth M, Ben-Amitai D.

J Am Acad Dermatol. 2005 Dec;53(6):1065-6.

Use of in vitro release of interferon-gamma in the diagnosis of contact allergy to potassium dichromate - a controlled study.

Trattner A, Akerman L, Lapidoth M, Klein T, Weiss H, Ben Chaim B, David M.

Contact Dermatitis. 2003 Apr;48(4):191-3.

Changing distribution of Candida species isolated from sterile and nonsterile sites in Israel.

Samra Z, Bishara J, Ashkenazi S, Pitlik S, Weinberger M, Lapidoth M, Yardeni M, Levy I.

Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2002 Jul;21(7):542-5.

Mycosis fungoides: HLA class II associations among Ashkenazi and non-Ashkenazi Jewish patients.

Hodak E, Lapidoth M, Kohn K, David D, Brautbar B, Kfir K, Narinski N, Safirman S, Maron M, Klein K.

Br J Dermatol. 2001 Dec;145(6):974-80.

Follicular cutaneous T-cell lymphoma: a clinicopathological study of nine cases.

Hodak E, Feinmesser M, Segal T, Yosipovitch G, Lapidoth M, Maron L, Bergman R, Sahar D, David M.

Br J Dermatol. 1999 Aug;141(2):315-22.

Coexisting morphoea and granuloma annulare-are the conditions related?

Ben-Amitai D, Hodak E, Lapidoth M, David M.

Clin Exp Dermatol. 1999 Mar;24(2):86-9.

In vitro release of interferon-gamma and macrophage migration inhibition factor in drug-induced urticaria and angioedema.

Livni E, Lapidoth M, Halevy S.

Acta Derm Venereol. 1999 Jan;79(1):18-22.

Effect of colchicine in the subcorneal pustular dermatosis type of IgA pemphigus.

Hodak E, Lapidoth M, David M.

J Am Acad Dermatol. 1999 Jan;40(1):91-4.

Classic Kaposi sarcoma: experience at Rabin Medical Center in Israel.

Fenig E, Brenner B, Rakowsky E, Lapidoth M, Katz A, Sulkes A.

Am J Clin Oncol. 1998 Oct;21(5):498-500.

Successful interferon treatment for lichen planus associated with chronic active hepatitis due to hepatitis C virus infection.

Lapidoth M, Arber N, Ben-Amitai D, Hagler J.

Acta Derm Venereol. 1997 Mar;77(2):171-2.

Secondary milia following bullous erysipelas.

Lapidoth M, Hodak E, Segal R, Sandbank M.

Cutis. 1994 Dec;54(6):403-4.

The efficacy of combined treatment with prednisone and cyclosporine in patients with pemphigus: preliminary study.

Lapidoth M, David M, Ben-Amitai D, Katzenelson V, Lustig S, Sandbank M.

J Am Acad Dermatol. 1994 May;30(5 Pt 1):752-7.