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.
This book covers
the following topics: Anatomy of the Skin, Symptomatology, Disorders of the
Glands, Inflammations, Hemorrhages, Hypertrophies, Atrophies, Neuroses,
Parasitic Affections, The Hair and Hair-Follicle.
This Handbook of Dermatology is intended for
senior medical students and newly qualified doctors. Topics covered includes:
What is dermatology, Essential Clinical skills, Emergency Dermatology, Skin
Infections and Infestations, Skin Cancer, Inflammatory Skin Conditions,
Blistering Disorders and Common Important Problems.
Author(s): Dr Nicole Yi Zhen
Chiang and Professor Julian Verbov
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 note covers the following topics: The Language of
Dermatology, The Pathology of Dermatologic Conditions, Atlas of Common
Dermatologic Conditions, Inflammatory Dermatoses, Dermatologic Lookalikes,
Acneiform Disorders, Hair, Nails and Mucous Membranes, Principles of Skin
Therapy, Skin Cancer, Skin Infections and Infestations.