Lauren Margaret T. Hao, MD, Maria Christina C. Gonzalez, MD, Hazel C. Hao, MD, Arnelfa C. Paliza, MD, FPDS
Skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs) are commonly encountered in local practice. Their incidence has increased because of emergence of antibiotic resistance making their treatment more challenging.
Aznaida T. Pandapatan, MD, Jolene Kristine G. Gatmaitan-Dumlao, MD, Mia Katrina R. Gervasio, MD, Belen L. Dofitas, MD, FPDS
Hansen’s Disease is a chronic granulomatous infection which primarily affects the skin and peripheral nerves. The disease is endemic in Marawi City, however recent years have seen a sharp decline in reported incidence.
Rahina H. Galvez, MD, Ma. Jasmin J. Jamora, MD, FPDS, Janice C. Caoili, MD
There has been a recent rise in the number of HIV/AIDS patients in the Philippines. In addition, mucosal and cutaneous diseases among HIV/AIDS patients can help assess the disease severity and prognosis.