Fouad El Sayed,

Fouad El Sayed , MScMed - President



Trad Hospital Medical Center, 1st floor 01-377008
Phone: +9611377008


Trad Hospital Medical Center, 1st floor 01-377008

Medical School

Paul Sabatier University, Toulouse, France: 1990: Medical Doctor / 1994: Dermatology and Venereology / 1994-1996: Assistant Professor of Dermatology (Chef de Clinique) / 1996-1997: Associate Professor of Dermatology / 2004-2009: Associate Professor of Dermatology / Lebanese University, Lebanon: 1999-current : Professor of Dermatology, Head of the Division of Dermatology

General Training

Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Allergology, University Hospital, Toulouse Purpan, France

Advanced Training

Burns, 1992

Other Position

Professor of Dermatology, Lebanese University

President of the Lebanese Society of Dermatology


1: El Sayed F, Bazex J, Cathala J, Viraben R, Bouissou X, Gorguet B.
[Fixed pigmented erythema caused by chlormezanone]
Ann Dermatol Venereol. 1992;119(9):671-2. 
PMID: 1285595 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

2: Bazex J, El Sayed F, Sans B, Marguery MC, Samalens G.
[Bazex paraneoplastic acrokeratosis associated with acquired ichthyosis, pigmentation
disorders and pruritus: a late disclosure of laryngeal neoplasms]
Ann Dermatol Venereol. 1992;119(6-7):483-5. 
PMID: 1444109 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

3: El Sayed F, Viraben R, Bazex J, Gorguet B.
[Porphyria cutanea tarda and HIV-1 infection. 2 new cases]
Ann Dermatol Venereol. 1993;120(6-7):455-7. .
PMID: 7904142 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

4: El Sayed F, Bazex J.
[Keratoderma palmoplantaris striata]
Ann Dermatol Venereol. 1993;120(12):894-5.
PMID: 8074350 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

5: El Sayed F, Bazex J.
Chronic perianal ulcerations: role of Trichomonas vaginalis?
Genitourin Med. 1993 Dec;69(6):483-4. 
PMID: 8282308 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

6: Bazex J, El Sayed F, Garrigue J.
Use of scale antibodies for the detection of antigens in psoriatic lesions.
Acta Derm Venereol. 1994 Jan;74(1):74. 
PMID: 7908493 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

7: El Sayed F, Bazex J.
Airborne contact dermatitis from chromate in cement with recall dermatitis on patch
Contact Dermatitis. 1994 Jan;30(1):58. 
PMID: 8156777 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

8: El Sayed F, Bazex J.
Scratch-chamber tests in meat handler's dermatitis.
Contact Dermatitis. 1994 Apr;30(4):256.
PMID: 8033566 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

9: Seite-Bellezza D, El Sayed F, Bazex J.
Contact urticaria from cinnamic aldehyde and benzaldehyde in a confectioner.
Contact Dermatitis. 1994 Oct;31(4):272-3. 
PMID: 7842696 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

10: Periole B, El Sayed F, Moreau-Cabarrot A, Bazex J.
[A case for diagnosis: syndrome of hypersensitivity to carbamazepine]
Ann Dermatol Venereol. 1995;122(3):121-2. French.
PMID: 7486722 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

11: Manzur F, El Sayed F, Bazex J.
Contact allergy to cinnamic aldehyde and cinnamic alcohol in Oléophytal.
Contact Dermatitis. 1995 Jan;32(1):55.
PMID: 7720382 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

12: Garigue J, Marguery MC, Malmary MF, El Sayed F, Bazex J.
Measurement of actinic erythema in healthy subjects and in subjects with polymorphous
light eruption using a tristimulus colorimeter.
Dermatology. 1995;190(1):31-4.
PMID: 7894092 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

13: Marguery MC, Hautier-Mazereeuw J, El Sayed F, Bayle-Lebey P, Bazex J.
[Phototherapy of atopic dermatitis]
Ann Dermatol Venereol. 1995;122(10):729-34. Review. 
PMID: 8687066 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

14: Bayle-Lebey P, Periole B, David JF, El Sayed F, Marguery MC, Moreau-
Cabarrot A, Bazex J.
[Paraneoplastic pyoderma gangrenosum]
Ann Med Interne (Paris). 1995;146(8):585-7. Review. 
PMID: 8734086 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

15: El Sayed F, Manzur F, Bazex J.
Pigmented contact dermatitis from cosmetics.
Contact Dermatitis. 1995 Feb;32(2):111. 
PMID: 7758309 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

16: El Sayed F, Manzur F, Marguery MC, Bayle P, Bazex J.
Urticarial manifestations due to Raphanus niger.
Contact Dermatitis. 1995 Apr;32(4):241. 
PMID: 7600784 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

17: El Sayed F, Manzur F, Bayle P, Marguery MS, Bazex J.
Contact urticaria from abietic acid.
Contact Dermatitis. 1995 Jun;32(6):361-2. 
PMID: 7554886 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

18: El Sayed F, Marguery MC, Periole B, Bayle P, Bazex J.
Urticarial manifestations associated with herpes simplex virus type 2.
Genitourin Med. 1995 Jun;71(3):196. 
PMID: 7635500 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

19: El Sayed F, Bazex J, Bouissou X, Laplanche G, Samalens G, Daste G, Gorguet B.
Acquired cutaneous lymphangiectasia mimicking plantar warts.
Br J Dermatol. 1995 Jun;132(6):1014-6. 
PMID: 7662553 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

20: Bazex J, El Sayed F, Sans B, Belhaouari L, Larrègue M, Marchac D.
Shave excision and phenol peeling of generalized verrucous epidermal nevus.
Dermatol Surg. 1995 Aug;21(8):719-22.
PMID: 7633819 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

21: El Sayed F, Bayle-Lebey P, Marguery MC, Bazex J.
Contact dermatitis from propylene glycol in Rifocine.
Contact Dermatitis. 1995 Aug;33(2):127-8. 
PMID: 8549132 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

22: El Sayed F, Seite-Bellezza D, Sans B, Bayle-Lebey P, Marguery MC, Bazex J.
Contact urticaria from formaldehyde in a root-canal dental paste.
Contact Dermatitis. 1995 Nov;33(5):353. 
PMID: 8565497 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

23: Bayle-Lebey P, Periole B, Daste G, Sans B, Marguery MC, El Sayed F, Bazex J,
Griffiths WA.
Acquired localized elastolysis associated with varicose veins.
Clin Exp Dermatol. 1995 Nov;20(6):492-5.
PMID: 8857345 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

24: El Sayed F, Bayle-Lebey P, Marguery MC, Bazex J.
[Systemic sensitization to 17-beta estradiol induced by transcutaneous administration]
Ann Dermatol Venereol. 1996;123(1):26-8. French.
PMID: 8734113 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

25: Marguery MC, Tremeau-Martinage C, El Sayed F, Dordain-Bigot ML, Gorguet
B, Bazex J.
[Recurrent phototriggered summer light eruption of the axillary and inguinal area: an
atypical topographic form of benign summer lucitis]
Ann Dermatol Venereol. 1996;123(12):824-6. French.
PMID: 9636772 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

26: El Sayed F, Garigue J, Sans B, Marguery MC, Bazex J.
Generalized eczema elicited by trace elements in a nickel-sensitised patient.
Contact Dermatitis. 1996 Aug;35(2):123-4. 
PMID: 8917848 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

27: Marguery MC, Rakotondrazafy J, El Sayed F, Bayle-Lebey P, Journe F, Bazex J.
Contact allergy to 3-(4' methylbenzylidene) camphor and contact and photocontact
allergy to 4-isopropyl dibenzoylmethane.
Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed. 1996 Oct-Dec;11(5-6):209-12.
PMID: 8738716 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

28: Bazex J, Marguery MC, Routaboul C, Garigue J, El Sayed F.
[Actinic erythema, false innocuousness of UV.A]
Bull Acad Natl Med. 1996 Oct;180(7):1769-75; discussion 1776-8. .
PMID: 9102157 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

29: Lebey PB, Determer I, Bazex J, El Sayed F, Marguery MC.
Periorbital papules and nodules. Necrobiotic xanthogranuloma.
Arch Dermatol. 1997 Jan;133(1):99, 102. 
PMID: 9006381 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

30: El Sayed F, Marguery MC.
Ann Dermatol Venereol. 1997;124(1):91-101. Review. 
PMID: 9686048 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

31: El Sayed F, Lefevre JC, Garat H, Gorguet B, Marguery MC, Bazex J.
[Syphilitic labial leucokeratosis]
Ann Dermatol Venereol. 1997;124(9):619-20. 
PMID: 9739924 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

32: El Sayed F, Elbadir S, Ferrere J, Marguery MC, Bazex J.
Chronic balanitis: an unusual localisation of necrobiosis lipoidica.
Genitourin Med. 1997 Dec;73(6):579. 
PMID: 9582493 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

33: Spenatto N, Marguery MC, El Sayed F, Montazeri A, Bazex J.
[Photosensitive prurigo in AIDS]
Ann Dermatol Venereol. 1998 Jan;125(1):27-9.
PMID: 9747203 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

34: Garat H, El Sayed F, Obadia M, Bazex J.
[Erythema multiforme caused by saquinavir]
Ann Dermatol Venereol. 1998 Jan;125(1):42-3. French.
PMID: 9747207 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

35: Elbadir S, El Sayed F, Marguery MC, Bazex J.
[Case for diagnosis. Reiter syndrome]
Ann Dermatol Venereol. 1998 Apr;125(4):279-80. 
PMID: 9747271 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

36: Garat H, El Sayed F, Bazex J.
[Diagnostic case. Darier's disease]
Ann Dermatol Venereol. 1998 Sep;125(9):611-3. 
PMID: 9805555 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

37:Journe F, Marguery MC, Rakotondrazafy J, El Sayed F, Bazex J.
Sunscreen sensitization: a 5-year study.
Acta Derm Venereol. 1999 May;79(3):211-3.
PMID: 10384919 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

38: El Sayed F, Ammoury A, Dhaybi R.
Treatment of fireworks tattoos with the Q-switched ruby laser.
Dermatol Surg. 2005 Jun;31(6):706-8.
PMID: 15996426 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

39: El Sayed F, Ammoury A, Launais F, Bazex J.
Contact dermatitis to hydrocortisone aceponate in Efficort cream inducing widespread
Contact Dermatitis. 2005 Oct;53(4):242-3. 
PMID: 16191032 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

40: El Sayed F, Ammoury A, Nakhle F, Dhaybi R, Marguery MC.
Photoprotection in teenagers.
Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed. 2006 Feb;22(1):18-21.
PMID: 16436177 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

41: El Sayed F, Dhaybi R, Ammoury A.
[Asymptomatic digital outgrowth of the index finger]
Ann Dermatol Venereol. 2005 Dec;132(12 Pt 1):1015-6. 
PMID: 16446653 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

42: El Sayed F, Dhaybi R, Ammoury A, Chababi M, Bazex J.
Myasthenia gravis with cutaneous polyarteritis nodosa.
Clin Exp Dermatol. 2006 Mar;31(2):215-7.
PMID: 16487094 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

43: El Sayed F, Ammoury A, Dhaybi R, Bazex J.
Rosaceiform eruption to pimecrolimus.
J Am Acad Dermatol. 2006 Mar;54(3):548-50. 
PMID: 16488319 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

44: El Sayed F, Ammoury A, Haybe RF, Dhaybi R.
Onychomycosis in Lebanon: a mycological survey of 772 patients.
Mycoses. 2006 May;49(3):216-9.
PMID: 16681813 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

45: Mirer E, El Sayed F, Ammoury A, Lamant L, Messer L, Bazex J.
Treatment of mammary and extramammary Paget's skin disease with topical imiquimod.
J Dermatolog Treat. 2006;17(3):167-71.
PMID: 16854759 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

46: El Sayed F, Ammoury A, Dhaybi R, Aftimos G, Bazex J.
Perifolliculitis capitis abscedens et suffodiens: an unusual case triggered by trauma.
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2006 Oct;20(9):1143-4. 
PMID: 16987280 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

47: El Sayed F, Dhaybi R, Ammoury A, Chababi M.
Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia: efficacy of isotretinoin?
Head Face Med. 2006 Oct 4;2:32.
PMID: 17020619 [PubMed]

48: El Sayed F, Dhaybi R, Ammoury A, El Haddad B, Bazex J.
[The syndrome of bazex or acrokeratosis paraneoplastica.]
J Med Liban. 2006 Jan-Mar;54(1):28-31. Review.
PMID: 17044630 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

49: El Sayed F, Dhaybi R, Ammoury A.
Subcutaneous nodular sarcoidosis and systemic involvement successfully treated with
J Med Liban. 2006 Jan-Mar;54(1):42-4.
PMID: 17044634 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

50: El Sayed F, Dhaybi R, Ammoury A, Bazex J.
[Contact dermatitis to copper sulfate]
Ann Dermatol Venereol. 2006 Oct;133(10):805-6. 
PMID: 17072202 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

51: Benosman N, El Sayed F, Lamant L, Mirer E, Bazex J.
[Solitary shoulder nodule]
Ann Dermatol Venereol. 2006 Oct;133(10):809-10. 
PMID: 17072205 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

52: El Sayed F, Dhaybi R, Ammoury A.
Bullous presentation of Henoch-Schönlein purpura in an adult.
J Med Liban. 2007 Jan-Mar;55(1):53-6.
PMID: 17489309 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

53: El Sayed F, Dhaybi R, Ammoury A, Bazex J.
Black tongue and Enterobacter cloacae.
Arch Dermatol. 2007 Jun;143(6):815. 
PMID: 17576966 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

54: Ammoury AF, El Sayed F, Bazex J.
Delayed wound healing following treatment with low-dose interferon alfa-2b for
cutaneous melanoma.
Arch Dermatol. 2007 Oct;143(10):1339-40. 
PMID: 17938359 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

55: Ammoury A, El Sayed F, Farah C, Bazex J.
Early signs of liver failure after low-dose interferon alfa-2b for cutaneous melanoma.
J Am Acad Dermatol. 2008 Mar;58(3):532-3. 
PMID: 18280369 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

56: Ammoury A, El Sayed F, Dhaybi R, Bazex J.
Palmoplantar pustulosis should not be considered as a variant of psoriasis.
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2008 Mar;22(3):392-3. 
PMID: 18269621 [PubMed - in process]

57: El Sayed F, Dhaybi R, Ammoury A, Bazex J.
[Lupus comedonicus]
Ann Dermatol Venereol. 2007 Nov;134(11):897-8. 
PMID: 18033084 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

58: El Sayed F, Dhaybi R
Chikungunya associated with cutaneous ulcerations.
Clin Exp Dermatol. 2008 33 : 463-4.
PMID: 182

59: Livideanu CB, Lamant L, Calonje E, El Sayed F, Mazereeuw-Hautier J, Ammoury A, Journé F, Paul C, Marguery MC. Purpuric lesions induced by UVA1 spectrum (340-400 nm) phototesting in an adult with persistent and severe hydroa vacciniforme                                                                                                         Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed. 2010 Apr;26(2):104-6.                                                    PMID:20415744

60: El Sayed F, Torbey G, Youssef H, Chababi M.                                                                                    Childhood sarcoidosis. Diagnostic issues.                                                                                                   Dermatol Online J. 2013 Oct 16;19(10):20037.                                                                               PMID:24139377

61: Abbas O, Ammoury A, Abbadi M, Malek MA, Akkash L, Al-Chakharah K, Al-Hamdi K, Al-Qarqaz F, Al-Soudani A, Al-Soudani N, Dandashle A, El-Sayed F, Ghafir Y, Gargour N, Kabalan S, Kibbi AG, Oumeish I, Tannous Z, Tomb R.                                                                                                                                  Guidelines for the Topical Treatment of Psoriasis Vulgaris in the Levant and Iraq Area                                Skinmed. 2015 Dec 1;13(6):445-53. eCollection 2015.                                                                    PMID:26861521