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Author Morris-Jones, Rachael.

Title 100 cases in dermatology / Rachael Morris-Jones, Ann-Marie Powell, Emma Benton
Published London : Hodder Arnold, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (232 pages) : illustrations
Series 100 cases
100 cases.
Contents 1. An itchy, slow-growing infant -- 2. An agitated atopic child -- 3. An acute monomorphic eruption in a systemically unwell atopic child -- 4. A recurrent, unsightly facial eruption in a stressed but well young adult -- 5. Blistered hands and feet in an athletic man -- 6. Chronic erythematous pruritic eruption on the lower legs -- 7. An itchy localized eruption -- 8. An eczematous eruption complicating venous ulcers -- 9. A transient pruritic eruption exacerbated by heat -- 10. A toddler with brown patches which urticate -- 11. Acute soft tissue swelling associated with systemic symptoms -- 12. Chronic scaly plaques on the knees -- 13. Widespread scaly eruption appears after a sore throat -- 14. A patient presents acutely unwell with all his skin red and hot -- 15. An itchy eruption appearing on the chest and arms after sun exposure -- 16. Acute-onset linear blistering on the legs -- 17. Chronic blistering eruption on the dorsal hands -- 18. Sun-induced skin pain, redness and scarring in a child -- 19. Sudden-onset widespread rash -- 20. Recurrent annular erythematous lesions reactivating at identical skin sites -- 21. Painful lip lesion associated with a localized blistering rash and sore mouth -- 22. Painful eroded mucous membranes and skin lesions -- 23. Acute-onset extensive blistering and skin necrosis with mucous membrane involvement -- 24. Fever, epilepsy and a widespread skin eruption with marked facial oedema -- 25. Acute-onset multiple pustules on a background of erythematous skin -- 26. Acute non-blanching cutaneous eruption associated with a sore throat -- 27. An itchy papular eruption on the ankles -- 28. A generalized itchy blistering eruption in an elderly woman -- 29. Sudden onset of erosions, blisters and fragile skin following gradually worsening mouth ulcers -- 30. An itchy, vesicular extensor eruption associated with malabsorption -- 31. An itchy blistering eruption recurring in a second pregnancy -- 32. Extremely itchy stretch marks in the third trimester -- 33. Asymptomatic sclerotic white plaques on the trunk -- 34. Insidious onset of tightening of the skin over the limbs -- 35. Acute facial rash, fever and joint pains in a young woman -- 36. Annular erythematous rash of sudden onset -- 37. Hair loss, scarring rash and photosensitivity -- 38. An erythematous rash and muscle weakness -- 39. Widespread maculopapular eruption on the trunk and face with flu-like symptoms -- 40. Slow asymptomatic depigmentation of the skin -- 41. A young adult with high blood pressure, irregular pigmentation and skin lumps -- 42. An overweight teenager with thickened skin around her neck -- 43. A dramatic and painful ulcer in a young patient with no evidence of infection -- 44. Slow-onset asymptomatic lesions on the shins of a diabetic patient -- 45. Slowly progressive swelling and discolouration over the shins -- 46. Asymptomatic annular lesions on the limbs -- 47. An asymptomatic papular and annular eruption -- 48. Ulcer over the gaiter area on a background of aching legs -- 49. Slow-onset, unilateral, painless leg swelling -- 50. An infirm elderly man with arterial disease and an ulcerated heel -- 51. Non-healing foot ulcer in a diabetic patient -- 52. A regressing vascular lesion in a pre-school child -- 53. A livid red birthmark on a newborn child -- 54. Slow development of a scaly plaque on a finger -- 55. A slow-growing ulcerated non-healing nodule on the face -- 56. Multiple basal cell carcinomas in a young patient -- 57. An ulcerating lesion on the scalp, enlarging over 4 months -- 58. A rapidly growing lesion on the dorsum of the hand -- 59. A longstanding flesh-coloured nodule on the face -- 60. Multiple, slightly atypical looking naevi on the trunk -- 61. An enlarging pigmented macule on the face of an elderly man -- 62. A unilateral rash around the nipple -- 63. A changing pigmented lesion on the leg -- 64. A pigmented nodule on the back -- 65. Longstanding erythematous scaly patches -- 66. A slow-growing plum-coloured skin nodule -- 67. Papular and pustular eruption on the face with scarring -- 68. A red face with papules and pustules -- 69. Sudden-onset facial crusting and blistering in a child -- 70. An erythematous painful face -- 71. A hot, swollen leg -- 72. Painful areas of superficially eroded skin in the flexures of a child -- 73. Asymptomatic erythematous scaly patches on the palms and soles -- 74. Acute-onset blister on the lip with facial swelling and pain -- 75. A localized, painful, blistering eruption -- 76. Multiple flesh-coloured papules on the face -- 77. Multiple hyperkeratotic papules and nodules on the fingers -- 78. Sudden-onset maculopapular rash with conjunctivitis and malaise -- 79. Crops of blisters becoming widespread in a child with gastrointestinal upset -- 80. Multiple cutaneous boils appearing over 12 months -- 81. Chronic, sore, macerated skin in the finger webs -- 82. Asymptomatic purple skin lesions appearing on the limbs and trunk -- 83. Widespread itchy eruption preventing sleep -- 84. Painless erythematous lesion on the nose grows over four months -- 85. Scaling of the scalp with occipital lymphadenopathy in a child -- 86. A pruritic annular rash and family involvement -- 87. Progressive scaling of the palms and dystrophy of the fingernails -- 88. Patchy asymptomatic hair loss over the scalp -- 89. Frontal hair loss in a woman -- 90. Excessive facial hair in a young woman -- 91. Multiple skin lesions develop in a renal transplant recipient -- 92. Stiffness of the skin developing after bone marrow transplantation -- 93. Streaky skin changes in a toddler and a maternal history of miscarriage -- 94. A young adult with seizures and markedly photo-damaged skin -- 95. A young man seeking genetic counselling advice regarding his dry skin condition -- 96. Recurrent blisters on the extremities associated with minor pressure/friction -- 97. An increasing number of asymptomatic facial lesions in a young boy -- 98. Macroglossia, fatigue and back pain in an elderly woman -- 99. Subacute pruritic erythematous eruption in an elderly patient with weight loss -- 100. A young girl with unusual scars and unexplained injuries
Summary This book will teach students and junior doctors to recognize important medical conditions in dermatology, and to develop their diagnostic and management skills, in a format that encourages self-directed learning, clinical thinking and problem-solving. <br /> <br />
Notes Includes index
Print version record
Subject Dermatology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Skin -- Diseases -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Skin Diseases -- diagnosis.
Skin Diseases -- therapy.
Genre/Form Case Reports.
Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
Author Benton, Emma.
Powell, Ann-Marie, Dr.
ISBN 1283448823
1444149849 (electronic bk.)
9781444149845 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles One hundred cases in dermatology