This book is a collection of six chapters that includes an initial
chapter on the site selection of a skin biopsy that optimizes diagnosis of
various dermatological diseases and in many instances it is a therapeutic
intervention and is useful in monitoring the response to therapy. The following
five chapters encompass the application and role of skin biopsy to the overall
diagnosis of certain conditions such as non-scarring and scarring alopecia,
Langerhan cell neoplasms, severe cutaneous adverse reactions, pemphigus vulgaris
and foliaceus, and oral lichen planus.
The purpose of this book is to
present a comprehensive analysis of Psoriasis, a disease that affects
approximately 2-3% of humanity in all countries. Psoriasis existence is surveyed
since the clay tablets of Assyrians and Babylonians 3.000-5.000 years ago, thru
the middle ages, the renaissance, XIX and XX centuries.
This note describes the following topics related to
dermatology: Anaphylaxis, Melanoma/Photobiology, Actinic Keratoses/Basal, Squamous Cancer,
Papulosquamous Diseases, Nitrous Oxide /Bites, Procedures, Infections,
Acne Vulgaris/Rosacea, Dermatitis/Steroids, Wound Healing/Burns/Stasis Ulcers, Hair,Nails,Cankers,Common Lesions
and Dermatologic Disorders in AIDS.
publication is for people who have atopic dermatitis, parents and
caregivers of children with atopic dermatitis, and others interested in
learning more about the disease. The publication describes the disease and
its symptoms and contains information about diagnosis and treatment.
Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
This guide covers the
following topics: Approach to the Dermatologic Patient, Principles of
Topical Dermatologic Therapy, Acne and Related Disorders, Bullous
Diseases, Cornification Disorders, Dermatitis, Psoriasis and Scaling
Diseases, Hypersensitivity and Inflammatory Disorders, Sweating Disorders,
Bacterial Skin Infections, Fungal Skin Infections, Viral Skin Diseases,
Pigmentation Disorders, Hair Disorders, Nail Disorders, Pressure Ulcers,
Benign Skin Tumors, Growths, and Vascular Lesions and Cancers of the