Francisco A. Tausk, M.D.

Francisco A. Tausk, M.D.

Contact Information

University Dermatology Associates
400 Red Creek Drive, Suite 200
Rochester, NY 14623

Fax: (585) 461-3509
Administrative: (585) 275-3871

Journal Articles

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Ibrahim SF, Pryor J, Tausk FA. "Stress-induced erythema annulare centrifugum." Dermatol Online J. 2009; 15(4): 15.
Smith N, Weymann A, Tausk FA, Gelfand JM. "Complementary and alterative medicine for psoriasis: a qualitative review of the clinical trial literature." J Am Acad Dermatol. 2009; 61(5): 841-56.
2008 Oct
Sandoz A, LoPiccolo M, Kusnir D, Tausk FA. "A clinical paradigm of delusions of parasitosis." J Am Acad Dermatol. 2008; 59(4): 698-704.
Tausk F, Elenkov I, Moynihan J. "Psychoneuroimmunology". Dermatol Ther. 2008; 21(1): 22-31.
LoPiccolo M, Crestanello J, Yoo SS, Sciubba J, Fernández C, Tausk FA. "Facial erythema ab igne of rapid onset." Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2008; 105(5): e38-40.
Ritchlin C, Tausk F. "Centers for psoriasis: a comprehensive approach to patient care, education and research." Curr Opin Rheumatol. 2008; 20(4): 381-3.
Arndt J, Smith N, Tausk F. "Stress and atopic dermatitis. (Review)". Curr Allergy Asthma Rep. 2008; 4: 312-7.
Koblenzer CS, Koblenzer PJ, Tausk FA. "What is psychocutaneous medicine?". Cutis. 2008; 81(6): 487.
2006 Dec
Ritchlin C, Tausk F. "A medical conundrum: onset of psoriasis in patients receiving anti-tumour necrosis factor agents." Ann Rheum Dis. 2006; 65(12): 1541-4.
2005 Jun
Cummins DL, Delacerda D, Tausk FA. "Mycobacterium marinum with different responses to second-generation tetracyclines." International journal of dermatology. 2005 Jun; 44(6):518-20.
2004 Dec
Parker J, Klein SL, McClintock MK, Morison WL, Ye X, Conti CJ, Peterson N, Nousari CH, Tausk FA. "Chronic stress accelerates ultraviolet-induced cutaneous carcinogenesis." Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 2004 Dec; 51(6):919-22.
2004 Sep
Yoo SS, Tausk F. "Cupping: East meets West." International journal of dermatology. 2004 Sep; 43(9):664-5.
2000 May
Kimyai-Asadi A, Tausk FA, Nousari HC. "A patient with dermatomyositis and linear streaks on the back. Centripetal flagellate erythema (CFE) associated with dermatomyositis." Archives of dermatology. 2000 May; 136(5):667, 670.
2000 Feb
Nousari HC, Kimyai-Asadi A, Huang CH, Tausk FA. "T-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia mimicking dermatomyositis." International journal of dermatology. 2000 Feb; 39(2):144-6.
2000 Jan
Kimya-Asadi A, Tausk FA, Nousari HC. "Verrucous varicella zoster virus lesions associated with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome." International journal of dermatology. 2000 Jan; 39(1):77-8.
Tausk FA and Nousari HC. "Stress and Dermatology (Editorial)". Arch Dermatol. 2000; 137(1): 78-82.
1999 Aug
Kimyai-Asadi A, Tausk FA, Nousari HC. "Ecthyma secondary to herpes simplex virus infection." Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 1999 Aug; 29(2):454-5.
1999 Mar
Nousari HC, Ha VT, Laman SD, Provost TT, Tausk FA. ""Centripetal flagellate erythema": a cutaneous manifestation associated with dermatomyositis." The Journal of rheumatology. 1999 Mar; 26(3):692-5.
Whitmore E and Tausk, F. "Short Anagen Syndrome." J Clin Derm. 1999; 2: 30-2. Link
Ketabchi N, Whitmore E and Tausk, F. "Interferon a Induced Contact Dermatitis." J Clin Derm. 1999; 2: 19-20. Link
1998 Dec 5
Nousari HC, Kimyai-Asadi A, Tausk FA. "Subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus associated with interferon beta-1a." Lancet. 1998 Dec 5; 352(9143):1825-6.
Tausk, F and Whitmore E. "A Pilot Study of Hypnosis in the Treatment of Patients with Psoriasis." Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics. 1998; 68: 221-5. Link
1995 Dec
Tausk F, Undem B. "Exogenous but not endogenous substance P releases histamine from isolated human skin fragments." Neuropeptides. 1995 Dec; 29(6):351-5.
Tausk, F. "Alternative Medicine: Is it All In Your Mind?". Arch Dermatol. 1995; 29: 351-55. Link
1993 Oct
Bhat RV, Tausk FA, Baraban JM, Mains RE, Eipper BA. "Rapid increases in peptide processing enzyme expression in hippocampal neurons." Journal of neurochemistry. 1993 Oct; 61(4):1315-22.
Tausk, F, Milgram S, Mains R and Eipper B. "Expression of a Peptide Processing Enzyme in Cultured Cells .Truncation mutants Reveal Functional Domains." Mol Endocrinol. 1992; 7: 2185-96. Link
1990 Jun
Tausk F, Harpster E, Gigli I. "The expression of C3b receptors in the differentiation of discoid lupus erythematosus and systemic lupus erythematosus." Arthritis and rheumatism. 1990 Jun; 33(6):888-92.
Tausk, F and Gigli I. "The human C3b receptor: Function and role in human diseases." J Invest Dermatol. 1990; 91: 141s-145s. Link
1989 Nov 15
Tausk F, Fey M, Gigli I. "Endocytosis and shedding of the decay accelerating factor on human polymorphonuclear cells." The Journal of immunology : official journal of the American Association of Immunologists. 1989 Nov 15; 143(10):3295-302.
1989 Jul
Gimenez MF, Gigli I, Tausk FA. "Differential expression of Langerhans cells in the epidermis of patients with leprosy." The British journal of dermatology. 1989 Jul; 121(1):19-26.
1987 Apr
Gimenez MF, Tausk F, Gimenez MM, Gigli I. "Langerhans' cells in paracoccidioidomycosis." Archives of dermatology. 1987 Apr; 123(4):479-81.
1986 Oct
Tausk FA, McCutchan A, Spechko P, Schreiber RD, Gigli I. "Altered erythrocyte C3b receptor expression, immune complexes, and complement activation in homosexual men in varying risk groups for acquired immune deficiency syndrome." The Journal of clinical investigation. 1986 Oct; 78(4):977-82.
1986 Jan
Tausk FA, McCutchan JA, Schreiber RD, Spechko P, Gigli I. "Deficiency of erythrocyte C3b receptor (CR1) in AIDS and AIDS-related syndromes." Bioscience reports. 1986 Jan; 6(1):81-6.
Tausk, F, Hoffmann T, Schreiber R, Gigli I. "Leprosy: Altered complement receptor in disseminated disease." J Invest Dermatol. 1985; 85: 58-61. Link
Tausk FA, Schreiber RD, Gigli I. "CR1 deficiency in patients with Hansen's disease." Transactions of the Association of American Physicians. 1984 97:346-52.
Gimenez M, Tausk, F. "Sarcoma synovial". Rev Arg Dermatol. 1982; 94: 102. Link
Spillman H, Antognoli S, Tausk, F. "Pemphigoid cicatricial." Rev Arg Dermatol. 1982; 94: 453. Link


Tausk F, Elenkov I, Paus R and Label M. "Stress and Immunology". Clinical Immunodermatology. A Gaspary and S Tyring. London: Springer, 2009.
Sandoz A, Kusnir D, Koenig T and F Tausk. "Psychocutaneous Medicine". Fitzpatrick's Dermatology in General Medicine. Wolff et al. : McGraw Hill,, 2008.
Label M, Paus R, Woskoff O, Tausk F. "Stress and Dermatology". Stress. Albalustri. Buenos Aires, Argentina: Ateneo, 2008.
Koenig T, Garnis-Jones S, Rencic A and F Tausk. "Psychocutaneous Medicine". Fitzpatricks Dermatology in General Medicine. Freedberg et al. : McGraw-Hill, 2003.
Tausk, F and J. Winkelstein. "Cutaneous Manifestations of Primary Immunodeficiencies.". Cutaneous Medicine. Provost T., J. Flynn. : BC Decker, 2001.
Tausk, F, Christen E, Johansson O and S Milgram. "Neurobiology of the Skin". Dermatology in General Medicine. TB Fitzpatrick et al. : McGraw-Hill, 1994.
Gigli, I, Tausk, F. "C1, C4, and C2 components of the classical pathway of complement and regulatory proteins.". Methods In Enzymology. : McGraw-Hill, 1988.
Gigli,I, Tausk,F. "The human complement system.". Dermatology in General Medicine. T.B. Fritzpatrick et al. : McGraw-Hill, 1987.
Magnin, P, Gimenez, M, Tausk, F El Ateneo. "Terapeutica Dermatologica en la Practica Medica". Therapeutics in Dermatology. Buenos Aires, Argentina: El Ateneo, 1983.