Sandipan Dhar, MD, DNB

Associate Professor and Head
Department of Pediatric Dermatology
Institute of Child Health
Kolkata, India

Biography

• (1983) MBBS, 1st Professional Anatomy Physiology Biochemistry Pathology, 1st Div (63.9%)
• (1984) MBBS, 2nd Professional Microbiology Preventive Medicine Forensic Medicine Pharmacology, 1st Div (60.4%)
• (1986) MBBS, 3rd Professional Medicine Surgery Gynae & Obst, 1st Div (61.0%)
• (1989-Dec 31st 1991) MD, Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology, PIGMER, Chandigarh, India

Research Interest

His Research interest includes: Atopic Dermatitis, Paediatric Dermatology, Urticaria and antihistamines, Adverse cutaneous drug reactions.

Scientific Activities

MEMBERSHIPS

• Indian Journal of Dermatology (IJD) www.e-ijd.org Chief Editor, The journal got re-indexed with Pubmed after 19 years of its de-indexed state during the Editorship
• Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology (IJDVL)-Member, Advisory Board
• The Child and New Born-Subspeciality Editor for Paediatric Dermatology
• Annals of the Institute of Child Health-Subspeciality Editor for Paediatric Dermatology
• Indian Journal Of Pediatric Dermatology-Member Editorial Board
• Indian Clinical Updates in Dermatology(Wiley-Blackwell)-Section Editor for Pediatric Dermatology
• ISRN Dermatology Open Access Journal (Hindawi Publications, New York)

Publications

1. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S, Kaur S. Evaluation of minor clinical features of atopic dermatitis. Pediatr Dermatol. 1991; 8: 114-116. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.1991.tb00297.x
2. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ, Kaur S, Sharma P, Ganguly NK. Role of bacterial flora in the pathogenesis and management of atopic dermatitis. Ind J Med Res. 1992; 95: 234-238.
3. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S, Kaur S. Vitiligo in children. Ind J Dermatol. 1993; 38: 47-52.
4. Ghosh S, Kanwar AJ, Dhar S, Kaur S. Role of vaginal candidasis and trichomoniasis in chronic urticaria. Ind Med Gazzett. 1993; 27: 250-252.
5. Ghosh S, Kanwar AJ, Dhar S, Kaur S. Role of gastrointestinal parasites in urticaria. Ind J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 1993; 59: 117-119.
6. Singh K, Kanwar AJ, Dhar S, Dawn G, kaur S. Involvement of upper gastrointestinal tract in lichen planus. Ind J Dermatol. 1993; 38: 67-70.
7. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S, Kaur S. Further experience with pemphigus in children. Pediatr Dermatol. 1994; 11: 107-111. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.1994.tb00561.x
8. Kumar B, Dhar S, Handa S, Kaur I. Methotrexate in childhood psoriasis. Pediatr Dermatol. 1994; 11: 271-273. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.1994.tb00602.x
9. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S. Factors responsible for death in patients with pemphigus. J Dermatol (Tokyo). 1994; 21 : 655-659.
10. Kaur S, Dhar S. Some observation on clinical profile and deformities of Leprosy in two colonies in northern. India J Dermatol. 1994; 66: 173-178.
11. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ, Jebraili RE, Dawn G, Das A. Spectrum of reticulate and acral pigmentary disordrs in northern India. J Dermatol (Tokyo). 1994; 21: 598-603. doi: 10.1111/j.1346-8138.1994.tb01801.x
12. Chakraborti A, Roy SK, Dhar S, Kumar B. Sporotrichosis in north-west India. Ind J Med Res. 1994; 100: 62-65.
13. Dhar S, Kumar B, Kaur I. Treatment of warts with salicylic acid and lactic acid in flexible collodion wart paint. Ind J Dermatol venereol leprol. 1994; 60: 286-289.
14. Sharma VK, Dhar S. Clinical pattern of cutaneous drug eruptions among children and adolescents in north India. Pediatr Dermatol. 1995; 12: 178-183. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.1995.tb00149.x
15. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ. Grading of severity of atopic dermatitis in north Indian children. Ind J Dermatol. 1995; 40: 67-72.
16. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ. Melkersson-Rosenthal Syndrome in India: Experience with six cases. J Dermatol (Tokyo). 1995; 22: 129-133.
17. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ, Dawn G, Seghal S. Paucity of immune complexes in skin lesion of lichen planus. Ind J dermatol Venereol leprol. 1995; 61: 21-25.
18. Kaur I, handa S, Kumar B, Dhar S. Methotrexate in psoriasis over 50 years of age. Ind J Dermatol Venereol leprol. 1995; 61: 8-10.
19. Nagaraja, Kanwar AJ, Dhar S, Singh S. Frequency and significance of minor clinical features of atopic dermatitis in various age related subgroups of children. Pediatr Dermatol. 1996; 13: 10-13. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.1996.tb01178.x
20. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ, Kohli NK. Topical Sisomycin in the management of atopic dermatitis. Ind J Dermatol. 1996; 41: 42-44.
21. Dhar S, kanwar AJ. Discoid Lupus erythematosus in northern India, a study of 102 patients. Ind J Dermatol. 1997; 42: 9-13.
22. Kanwar AJ, Dawn G, Dhar S. Lichen Dyschromicum perstans. Ind J Dermatol Venereol leprol. 1996; 62: 213-219.
23. Sharma VK, Dhar S, Gill AN. Drug related involvement of specific sites in fixed eruptions : a statistical evaluation. J Dermatol (Tokyo). 1996; 23: 530-534.
24. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ, Nagaraja. Personal and family history of atopy in children with atopic dermatitis in north Indi. Ind J Dermatol. 1997; 42: 9-13.
25. Malakar S, Dhar S. A study of 7 cases of depressed facial scars corrected by subcision. Ind J Dermatol. 1997; 42: 207-214.
26. Dhar S, Sexena A. Evaluation of Prick test in atopic dermatitis and chronic urticaria. Ind J Dermatol. 1997; 42 : 148-151.
27. Malakar S, Dhar S. Autologous miniature punch grafting in stable and recalcitrant vitiligo : a prospective study of 1000 patients. Dermatology. 1998. doi: 10.1159/000018089
28. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ, Deodhar SD. Lack of antinuclear antibody in children with atopic dermatitis. Ind J Dermatol Leprol. 1997; 63: 5-8.
29. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ, Kohli N, Ganguly NK. Topical sisomicin in the management of atopic dermatitis. Ind J Dermatol. 1996; 41 : 42-44.
30. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ. Epidemilogy and clinical pattern of atopic dermatitis in a north Indian paediatric population. Pediatr Dermatol. 1998; 15: 347-351. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.1998.tb01362.x
31. Dhar S, Malakar S. Evaluation of the efficacy of topical doxepin, alone or in combination with topical cortico-steroid in the management of atopic dermatitis. Pediatr Dermatol. 1999; 44: 58-60.
32. Malakar S, Dhar S. Treatment of stable and recalcitrant vitiligo by autologous miniature punch grafting : a prospective study with 1000 patients. Dermatology. 1999; 198: 133-139. doi: 10.1159/00001808
33. Dhar S, Malakar S, Dhar S. Trachyonichia in children : a study of fourteen patients. Ind J Dermatol. 2001; 46: 86-88.
34. Dhar S , Mandal B , Ghosh A . Epidemiology and clinical pattern of atopic dermatitis in 100 children in a city hospital. Ind J Dermatol. 2002; 47: 202-204. doi: 10.4103/0019-5154.87112
35. Dhar S , Basu D , Mistri G, Hazra PK , Malakar S , Dutta AK . Evaluation of the efficacy and safety of fexofenadine in the management of chronic idiopathic urticaria : a prospective study with 512 patients. Ind J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 2002; 68: 73-76.
36. Dhar S , Dhar S . Histopathological features of granulomatous skin diseases- an analysis of 22 skin biopsies. Ind J Dermatol. 2002; 47: 88-90.
37. Dhar S , Mondal B, Malakar R, Ghosh A, Gupta AB. Correlation of the severity of Atopic Dermatitis and growth retardation in pediatric age group. Ind J Dermatol. 2005; 50: 125-28.
38. Bajaj AK, Saraswat A, Upadhyay A, Damisetty R, Dhar S. Autologous serum therapy in chronic urticaria : old wine in a new bottle. Ind J Dermatol venereal Leprol. 2008; 74: 109-113.
39. Dhar S, Panja SK, Basu PG, Das GC. Systemic lupus erythematosus with rare cardiac complication. Ind J Dermatol. 1986; 31: 61-66.
40. Basak P, Dhar S, Kanwar AJ. Involvement of the legs in indiopathic striae distensae-case report. Ind J Dermatol. 1989; 34: 21-22.
41. Basak P, Kanwar AJ, Kaur S, Dhar S. Faun-tail nevus : a case report. Ind J Dermatol Venereol leprol. 1994; 34: 66-68.
42. Ghosh S, Kanwar AJ, Dhar S, kaur S. Creeping eruption, dermographism and response to albendazole – a case report. Ind J Dermatol. 1993; 38: 13-14.
43. Panja SK, Haldar M, Dhar S. Creeping eruption treated with oral albendazole. Ind J Dermatol. 1993; 37: 42-44.
44. Basak P, Dhar S, Sharma R, Kanwar AJ. Punctate Palmoplantar keratoderma : experience with 9 cases. Ind J Dermatol. 1993; 37: 45-46.
45. Dhar S, Sharma VK, Kaur S. Facial, glossopharyngeal, vagus and hypoglossal nerve palsy in a case of lepromatous leprosy. Ind J Dermatol. 1993; 65: 333-336.
46. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ, Das A, Kaur S. Subcutaneous granuloma annulare. Ind J Dermatol venereol Leprol. 1993; 59: 146-148.
47. Kanwar AJ, Ghosh S, Dhar S, Kaur S. Familial lichen amyloidosis-a case report. Ind J Dermatol. 1993; 38 : 18-19.
48. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S, Das A. Bowens disease of the periareolar skin : a rare entity. Ind J Dermatol. 1993; 38: 20-21.
49. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ, Kaur S. Hereditary Camptodactyly associated with palmoplantar hyperhidrosis. Ind J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 1993; 59: 359-302.
50. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S, Kaur S. Linear Lichen Planus follicularis. Ind J Dermatol Venereol leprol. 1993; 59: 216-217.
51. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S. Pemphigus and trauma. Ind J Dermatol. 1993; 38: 56-57.
52. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S. Discoid lupus erythematosus lesions over the site of fixed drug eruption-a case report. Ind J Dermatol. 1993; 38: 62-63.
53. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ. Coexistent naevus depigmentosus and vitiligo in a single dermatome- case report. Ind J Dermatol. 1993; 38: 43-44.
54. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ, handa S, Kaur S. Papillon Le- fvre Syndrome. Ind J Dermatol. 1993; 38: 60-61.
55. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ, Ghosh S, Kaur S. Grinspans syndrome – case report. Ind J Dermatol. 1993; 37: 25-26.
56. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ. Transformation of pemphigus vulgaris to pemphigus foliaceus after pulse therapy a case report. Ind J Dermatol. 1994; 39: 39-14.
57. Dhar S, Dawn G, Kanwar AJ, Nada R. Squamous cell carcinoma over disseminated discoid lupus erythematosus on nonphotoexposed skin. Ind J Dermatol Venereol leprol. 1994; 60: 217-218.
58. Dhar S, Ghosh S, Kanwar AJ, Sharma VK, Kumar B. Tubercular mastitis – a case report. Ind J Dermatol. 1994; 39: 58-59.
59. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S. Localization of pemphigus vulgaris to oral mucosa. Ind J Dermatol. 1994; 39: 52-53.
60. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ. Faun-tail naevus : not a rare entity. Ind J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 1994; 59: 302-303.
61. Dhar S, Dawn G, Handa S, Kanwar AJ. Menkes kinky hair syndrome-a case report. Ind J Dermatol. 1994; 39: 73-75.
62. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S. Cicatricial Pemphigoid : Ocular risk. Ind J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 1994; 60: 31-33.
63. Ray R, Kanwar AJ, Ghosh S, Dhar S, Ravichandran R, Kaur S. Pemphigus vulgaris with cryoglobulinaemia. J Asso Phy Ind. 1994; 42: 420-422.
64. Dhar S, Kumar B, Kaur I. Naevus Lipomatosus superficialis of Hoffman and Zurhelle. Ind J Dermatol Venereol leprol. 1994; 60: 39-40.
65. Dhar S, Kaur I, Sharma VK, Kumar B. Flu syndrome due to rifampicin : experience with four cases. Int J Lepr. 1995; 63: 92-94.
66. Dhar S, Kaur I, Dawn G, Sehgal S, Kumar B. Post kala-azar dermal Leishmaniasis-experience with 4 cases and unusual features in one. Lepr Rev. 1995; 166: 250-256.
67. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ. Fixed drug eruption over toungue of a 4 year old boy. Pediatr Dermatol 1995; 12 : 51-52. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.1995.tb00125.x
68. Dhar S, Dawn G, Kanwar AJ, Nada R. Familial acanthosis nigricans. Int. J Dermatol. 1996; 35: 126-127.
69. Dhar S, Sharma VK. Fixed drug eruption to ciprofloxacin. Br J Dermatol. 1996; 134: 156-158.
70. Dhar S. Colocalization of alopecia areata and lichen planus. Ind J Dermatol. 1996; 40 : 15-16. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.1996.tb01216.x
71. Dhar S, Dhar S. Lichen planus of the tongue associated with ulcerative colitis. Ind J Dermatol. 1996; 40: 136-137.
72. Dhar S, Jain S, Verma G, Tanwar RK. Disseminated and atypical molluscum contagiosum in an AIDS patient. Ind J Dermatol Venereol leprol. 1996; 62: 331-332
73. Dhar S, Vanjani RM. Subcorneal pustular dermatosis in a young male. Ind J Dermatol. 1996; 41: 60-62.
74. Dhar S, Malakar S. Linear and whorled naevoid hypermelanosis. Ind J Dermatol. 1998; 43: 69-70.
75. Malakar S, Dhar S. Notalgia paraesthetica. Ind J Dermatol. 1998; 43: 88-90.
76. Thapa R, Dhar S, Malakar R, Chakrabarty S. Hypomelanosis of Ito-whorled hyperpigmentation combination: a mirror image presentation. Pediatr Dermatol 2007;24:572-3doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.2007.00529.x
77. Thapa R, Pramanik S, Dhar S, Kundu R. Neonatal kawasaki disease with multiple coronary aneurysm and thrombocytopenia. Pediatr dermatol. 2007; 24: 662-663 doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.2007.00563.x
78. Dhar S, Dutta Roy R K, Todi S K , Roy S , Dhar S. Seven cases of Histoplasmosis: cutaneous and extracutaneous involvement. Ind J Dermatol. 2006; 51: 137-139.
79. Ghosh S, Bhattacharya M, Dhar S. Churg-Strauss syndrome. Ind J Dermatol. 2011; 718-721.
80. Giri P P, Roy S, Bhattacharya S, Pal P, Dhar S. Dress syndrome with sepsis, acute respiratory distress syndrome and pneumomediastinum. Ind J Dermatol. 2012; 56: 763-5doi: 10.4103/0019-5154.91850
81. Kanwar AJ, Ghosh S, Dhar S, Kaur S. odour in pemphigus. Dermatology. 1992; 185: 215. doi: 10.1159/000247450
82. Kanwar AJ, Ghosh S, Dhar S. Chil blain lupus erythematosus and lupus pernio-the same entity ?. Dermatology. 1992; 185: 160.
83. Kanwar AJ, Ghosh S, Dhar S, kaur S. Reply to Dermatology. Dermatology. 1993; 187: 152.
84. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S, Ghosh S. Linear and whorled naevoid hypermelanosis. Int J Dermatol. 1993; 32: 385-386.
85. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ, Kaur S. Naevus depigmentosus in India : experience with 50 patients. Pediatr Dermatol. 1993; 10: 299-300.
86. Kaur S, Dhar S, Kanwar AJ. Treatment of linear morphoea in children with D-penicillamine. Pediatr Dermatol. 1993; 10: 201-202.
87. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ, Ghosh S. Leucotrichia in naevus depigmentosus. Pediatr Dermatol. 1993; 10: 188-190.
88. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S, Ghosh S. Nodular prurigo in a child. Pediatr Dermatol. 1993; 10: 10-20.
89. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ. Waardenburgs syndrome associated with congenital melanocytic naevus. Pediatr Dermatol. 1993; 10: 391-392. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.1993.tb00412.x
90. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S. Diffuse cutaneous mastocytosis : a rare entity. Pediatr Dermatol. 1993; 10: 301-302.
91. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ. Colocalization of vitiligo and alopecia areata. Pediatr Dermatol. 1993; 11 : 85-86. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.1994.tb00089.x
92. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S, Ghosh S. Photosensitive lichenoid eruption due to enalapril. Dermatology. 1993; 187: 80.
93. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ, Kaur S. Autoaggressive lepromatous leprosy. Int J Lepr. 1993; 61 : 467-468.
94. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S. How specific are major criteria for the diagnosis of atopic dermatitis ?. Dermatology. 1993; 189: 102.
95. Kaur S, Dhar S. Myokymia in Leprosy patients. Int J Lepr. 1993; 61: 473-474.
96. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ, Ghosh S. Levamisole in erythema multiforme. Oral Med Oral Surg Oral Pathol. 1993; 60: 57.
97. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ, Ghosh S. Concommitance of Psoriasis atopic dermatitis – a relative phenomenon. Dermatology. 1993; 187: 76.
98. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S, Ghosh S. Nose Sign in dermatology. Dermatology. 1993; 187: 278.
99. Kanwar AJ, Kaur S, Dhar S, Ghosh S. Hiccup – a side effect of pulse therapy. Dermatology 1993; 187: 279.
100. Kaur S, Dhar S, Sharma VK, Ray R. Erythema nodosum leprosum (ENL) in a case of histoid leprosy. Int J Lepr. 1993; 61: 292-293.
101. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S. Pemphigus in pregnency : Fetal risk. Int J Obst Gynecol. 1993; 42 : 176-177.
102. Kaur S, Dhar S, Bambery P, Kanwar AJ, Khajuria A. Cutaneous sarcoidosis masquerading as relapsed borderline tuebrculoid leprosy ? Int J Lepr. 1993; 61: 455-458.
103. Kanwar AJ, Ghosh S, Kaur S, Dhar S. Oral lesions of lichen planus. Int J Dermatol. 1993; 32: 76.
104. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S, Ghosh S, Kaur S. Involvement of nails in discoid lupus erythematosus. J Assoc Phy Ind. 1993; 41: 543.
105. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S. Seborrhoeic dermatitis in childhood ?. Dermatology. 1994; 189: 209.
106. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ. Atopic dermatitis of the scalp ?. Ind J Dermatol Venereol Leprol . 1994; 59: 302-303.
107. Dhar S, Dawn G, Kanwar AJ. Linear lichen planus in an infant. Pediatr Dermatol. . 1994; 11: 363. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.1994.tb00108.x
108. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ, Dawn G. Pigmenting pityriasis alba. Pediatr Dermatol. 1994; 12: 110. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.1995.tb00155.x
109. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S. Severity of atopic dermatitis in India. Br J Dermatol. 1994; 131: 733-734. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2133.1994.tb04994.x
. 110. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ. Facial Flushing-a side effect of pulse therapy. Dermatology . 1994; 188-332.
111. Dhar S, Kumar B. Hereditary camptodactyly : a condition mimicking claw hand due to leprosy. Lepr Rev. 1994; 65: 143-144.
112. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ. Pre-herpetic neuroalgia masquerading as migraine. Ind J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 1994; 60: 57.
113. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S. Oral lesions in lichen planus (Reply.). Int J Dermatol. 1994; 33: 604. doi:
114. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ. Letter to the edito. Ind J Dermatol. 1994; 39: 60.
115. Kanwar AJ, Ghosh, Dhar S, Kaur S. Mucosal fixed drug eruption. Dermatology. 1994; 188: 171.
116. Kaur S, Bambery P, Dhar S. Persistent dermal plaque lesions in adult onset Stills diesease. Dermatology .1994; 188: 241-242.
117. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S, Kaur S. Teatment of melasma with potent topical corticosteroids. Dermatology. 1994; 188: 170.
118. Kanwr AJ, Dhar S, Ghosh S. Comparative study of various drug regiments in vitiligo. Ind J Dermatol venereol Leprol . 1994; 60 : 58-59.
119. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ, Dawn G. Familial Lichen planus actinicus. Pediatr Dermatol. 1995; 12: 110.
120. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S. Frequency and significance of major and minor clinical features of atopic dermatitis. Dermatology. 1995; 190: 317.
121. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S. Oral pemphigus vulgaris. Pediatr Dermatol. 1995; 12: 195-197. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.1995.tb00154.x
122. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S, Dawn G. Oral minipulse therapy in vitiligo. Dermatology. 1995; 190: 251-252.
123. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ, Handa S. Hanging curtain sign in pityriasis rosea. Dermatology. 1995; 190: 252.
124. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ, Dawn G. Localization of the drug rash over sites of neuralgia. Dermatology. 1995; 191: 76.
125. Dhar S, Kaur I, Sharma VK, Kumar B. Follicular Keratosis in Leprosy and Post Kala-a-zar dermal leishmaniasis. Int J Lepr. 1995; 63: 111-113.
126. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ. Idiopathic familial pigmentation of tongue-a new entity. Ind J Dermatol Venereol leprol. 1995; 61: 61.
127. Dawn G, Dhar S, Kanwar AJ. Unilateral melasma. Ind J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 1995; 60: 372.
128. Kanwar AJ, Dhar S, Dawn G. Pulse Steroid therapy in pemphigus. Ind J Dermatol. 1995; 61: 59-60.
129. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ. Atopic diathesis. Ind J Dermatol. 1996; 40: 28-29.
130. Dhar S, Dhar S. Why lesions of morphoea are often hyperpigmented ? Ind J Dermatol Venereol leprol. 1996; 62: 131.
131. Dhar S. Reticulate acropigmentation of Kitamura, not a rare entity. Ind J Dermatol. 1996; 41: 146-147.
132. Dhar S. Systemic consticosteroid in toxic epidermal necrolysis. Ind J Dermatol Venereol leprol. 1996; 62: 270-271.
133. Dhar S, Jain S. High Incidence of Polymorphic Light eruption in Kota. Ind J Dermatol Venereol leprol. 1996; 162: 265.
134. Malakar S, Dhar S. Punch grafting in lichen sclerosus et atrophicus. Dermatology. 1997; 195: 412.
135. Malakar S, Dhar S. Rejection of punch grafts in three cases of herpes simplex induced lip leucoderma: caution and precaution. Dermatology. 1997; 195: 414.
136. Dhar S. Fountain sign in lichen planus hypertrophicus. Ind J Dermatol. 1997; 63: 209-210.
137. Malakar S, Dhar S. Rejection of punch grafts in three cases of herpes labialis, induced lip-leucoderma (HILL) : caution and precaution. Dermatology. 1997; 195: 414.
138. Dhar S, Malakar S, Dhar S. Colocalization of vitiligo and psoriasis in a 9-year-old boy. Pediatr Dermatol. 1998; 15: 242-243. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.1998.tb01327.x
139. Malakar S, Dhar S. Why there is no cobblestonning in lichen sclerosus et atrophicus treated by punch grafting ?. Int J Dermatol. 1998; 37: 477-478. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-4362.1998.00479.x
140. Dhar S, Malakar S. Acropigmentation of Dohi in a 12-year-old boy. Pediatr Dermatol. 1998; 15: 242. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.1998.tb01327.x
141. Malakar S, Dhar S. Punch grafting in lichen sclerosus et atrophicus. Dermatology. 1997; 195: 412.
142. Malakar S, Dhar S. Menarche precipitating the onset of atopic dermatitis. Pediatr Dermatol. 1998; 15: 74. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.1998.tb01285.x
143. Dhar S, Malakar S. Hypertrichosis with pseudoacanthosis nigricans over the nape of neck : a new minor clinical feature of atopic dermatitis ?. Pediatr Dermatol. 1998; 15: 327-320. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.1998.tb01354.x
144. Dhar S, Hazra PK, Malakar S, Mistri G. Fexofenadine-induced QT prolongation : a myth or fact ?. Br. J Dermatol. 2000; 142: 1-3. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-2133.2000.03576.x
145. Dhar S, Malakar S. Downut sign in Scleromyxoedema. Dermatology. 1999; 198: 180. doi: 10.1159/000018105
146. Malakar S, Dhar S, Malakar S. Single hair transplant: a novel technique. Dermatology. 1999; 199: 370. doi: 10.1159/000018295
147. Malakar S, Dhar S. The Doughnut sign revisited. Dermatology. 1999; 199: 373-374. doi: 10.1159/000018299
148. Dhar S, Todi SK. Are carbamazepine induced Stevens-Johonson Syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis more common in nonepileptic pateints ?. Dermatology. 1999; 199: 194. doi: 10.1159/000018243
149. Malakar S, Dhar S. Repigmentation of leucotrichia over vitiligo patches after punch grafting. Ind J Dermatol Venereol leprol. 1998; 64: 208-209.
150. Dhar S. Role of blood transfusion in the management of SJS and TEN. Ind J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 1998; 64 : 250-251.
151. Malakar S, Dhar S. Pigmentary demarcation line over face. Dermatology. 2000; 200: 116-117.
152. Malakar S, Dhar S, Shah Malakar R. Is serum sickness an uncommon adverse effect of minocycline treatment. Arch Dermatol. 2001; 137: 100-101.
153. Malakar S, Dhar S. Leucoderma associated with the use of topical minoxidil : a report of two cases. Dermatology. 2000; 201: 183-184.
154. Dhar S. Dutta AK. Is clinical dermatology going to be extinct in the next millnnium ?. Dermatology. 2000; 201: 279. doi: 10.1159/000018480
155. Dhar S. Diagnostic criteria for atopic dermatitis. Pediatr Dermatol. 1999; 16: 136.
156. Dhar S, Malakar S. Localized form of dyschromatosis universalis herediataria in a 14-year-old girl. Pediatr Dermatol. 1999; 16: 336.
157. Dhar S, Dhar S. Disseminated neonatal herpes simplex : a rare entity. Pediatr Dermatol. 2000; 17 : 330-331. doi: 10.1046/j.1525-1470.2000.017004330.x
158. Malakar S, Dhar S. Acyclovir can abort rejection of punch grafts in herpes-simplex-induced lip leucoderma. Dermatology. 1999; 199: 75. doi: 10.1159/000018189
159. Dhar S, Malakar S. Hypersensitivity reaction over lesions of post-kala-zar dermal leishmaniasis mimicking type 1 reaction in leprosy. Int J Lepr. 1999; 67: 66-67.
160. Malakar S, Dhar S. Repigmentation of vitiligo patches by transplantation of hair follicles. Int J Dermatol. 1999; 38 : 237-238.
161. Dhar S, Malakar S. Severity scoring systems for atopic dermatitis- are they useful in clinical practice ?. Ind J Paediatr Dermatol. 2000; 3 : 12-13.
162. Dhar S, Varhese ST, Georges G. Assessing the therapeutic benefits of antihistamines for the treatment of chronic idiopathic urticaria-a requirement for well-designed comparative clinical studies. J Dermatol Treat. 2005; 16: 176-177. doi: 10.1080/09546630510041286
163. Dhar S, Kanwar AJ. Treatment of acne vulgaris. Drug Bull (PGI). 1993; 16: 34-52.
164. Dhar S, Malakar S. Stevens-Johnson Sydnrome : an update. Ind J Dermatol. 1997; 42: 204-210.
165. Dhar S. Leprosy and the environment (Book). Ind Dermatol. 1997; 42: 139.
166. Dhar S. Current concepts about the diagnosis of atopic dermatitis. Ind J Pediatr Dermatol. 1999; 2: 16-18.
167. Dutta AK, Dhar S. Review of the CD-ROM Atlas of Dermatology. Ind J Dermatol. 2000; 45: 52.
168. Dhar S. Atopic dermatitis – Indian Scenario. Ind J Dermatol Venereol leprol. 1999; 65: 253-257.
169. Dutta A K, Dhar S. Vitiligo : past and present. Ind J Dermatol. 2002; 47: 132-140.
170. Dhar S. Adverse cutaneous drug eruptions in children. The Child and the New born. 2001; 4: 182-184.
171. Dhar S. Atopic dermatitis in Indian children. The Child and the New born. 2001; 4: 47-51.
172. Dhar S. Should topical antibacterials be routinely combined with topical steroids in the treatment of atopic dermatitis. Ind J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 2005; 71: 71-72. doi: 10.4103/0378-6323.13987
173. Dhar S. Newborn skin care revisited. Ind J Dermatol. 2007; 52: 1-4. doi: 10.4103/0019-5154.31917
174. Dhar S. Glorious past, brighter future. Ind J Dermatol. 2008; 53: 1. doi: 10.4103/0019-5154.40563
175. Dhar S. How do I treat lichen planus in a child ?. Ind J Ped Dermatol. 2009; 12: 60.
176. Dhar S, Banerjee R. Atopic dermatitis in infants and children in India. Ind J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 2010;76: 504-513. doi: 10.4103/0378-6323.69066
177. Dhar S. Indian Journal Of Dermatology gets reindexed with Pubmed. Ind J Dermatol. 2010; 55: 1-2. doi: 10.4103/0019-5154.60341
178. Dhar S. Indian Journal Of Dermatology consolidates its position in 2010. Ind J Dermatol. 2011: 56: 1-2. doi: 10.4103/0019-5154.77541
179. Dhar S. It is time now to bid adieu !. Ind J Dermatol. 2012; 65: 613-614. doi: 10.4103/0019-5154.91815
180. Dhar S, Banerjee R, Agarwal N, Chatterjee S, Malakar R. Psoriasis in children-an insight. Ind J Dermato. 2011; 56: 262-265. doi: 10.4103/0019-5154.82477
181. Dhar S, Banerjee R, Malakar R. Neonatal erythroderma: diagnostic and therapeutic challenges. Ind J Dermatol. 2012; 57: 475-478 doi: 10.4103/0019-5154.103068
182. Dhar S, Dhar S, Histopathological features of granulomatous skin diseases- an analysis of 22 skin biopsies. Ind J Dermatol. 2002; 47: 88-90.
183. Dhar S. Use of intravenous immunoglobulin in dermatology. Ind J Dermatol. 2009; 54: 77-79. doi: 10.4103/0019-5154.48996
184. Dhar S. Clinical Dermatology. Ind J Dermatol. 2014; 59: 315. doi:
185. Dhar S, Banerjee R, Malakar R. Oil massage in babies: Indian perspectives. Ind J Ped Derm. 2013; 14: 1-3.doi: 10.4103/2319-7250.116838
186. Dhar S. Topical therapy of Atopic Dermatitis. Ind J Ped Derm. 2-13; 14: 4-8. doi: 10.4103/2319-7250.116840
187. Malakar S, Dhar S. Idiopathic atrophoderma of Pasini and Pierini : Hypertrophic scar after punch biopsy – an indirect proof of dermal atrophy. Ind J Dermatol . 1998; 43: 65-66.