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Title Andrews' Diseases of the Skin : Clinical Dermatology / William D. James, Dirk M. Elston, James R. Treat, Misha A. Rosenbach, Isaac M. Neuhaus
Edition Thirteenth Edition
Published Edinburgh ; New York : Elsevier, 2019,©2020
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Description 1 online resource : color illustrations, color portraits
Series ClinicalKey
Contents Skin: Basic Structure and Function -- Cutaneous Signs and Diagnosis -- Dermatoses Resulting from Physical Factors -- Pruritus and Neurocutaneous Dermatoses -- Eczema, Atopic Dermatitis, and Noninfectious Immunodeficiency Disorders -- Contact Dermatitis and Drug Eruptions -- Erythema and Urticaria -- Connective Tissue Diseases -- Mucinoses -- Seborrheic Dermatitis, Psoriasis, Recalcitrant Palmoplantar Eruptions, Pustular Dermatitis, and Erythroderma -- Pityriasis Rosea, Pityriasis Rubra Pilaris, and Other Papulosquamous and Hyperkeratotic Diseases -- Lichen Planus and Related Conditions -- Acne -- Bacterial Infections -- Diseases Resulting from Fungi and Yeasts -- Mycobacterial Diseases -- Hansen's Disease -- Syphilis, Yaws, Bejel, and Pinta -- Viral Diseases -- Parasitic Infestations, Stings, and Bites -- Chronic Blistering Dermatoses -- Nutritional Diseases -- Diseases of Subcutaneous Fat -- Endocrine Diseases -- Abnormalities of Dermal Fibrous and Elastic Tissue -- Errors in Metabolism -- Genodermatoses and Congenital Anomalies -- Dermal and Subcutaneous Tumours -- Epidermal Nevi, Neoplasms, and Cysts -- Melanocytic Nevi and Neoplasms -- Macrophage/Monocyte Disorders -- Cutaneous Lymphoid Hyperplasia, Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma, Other Malignant Lymphomas, and Allied Diseases -- Diseases of the Skin Appendages -- Disorders of the Mucous Membranes -- Cutaneous Vascular Diseases -- Disturbances of Pigmentation -- Dermatologic Surgery -- Laser Surgery -- Cosmetic Dermatology
Summary From residency through clinical practice, this award-winning title ensures that you stay up to date with new tools and strategies for diagnosis and treatment, new entities and newly recognized diseases, and current uses for tried-and-true and newer medications. It's the reference you'll turn to again and again when faced with a clinical conundrum or therapeutically challenging skin disease. Key Features: Utilizes a concise, clinically focused, user-friendly format that clearly covers the full range of common and rare skin diseases; Provides access to approximately 20 videos online, depicting chemical peels, Q-switched laser tattoo removal, ED&C (electrodesiccation and curettage), nerve block, and more; Presents comprehensively updated information throughout, including new and unusual clinical presentations of syphilis, new diagnostic classifications and therapies for vascular anomalies, and an updated pediatric and genodermatosis review; Covers new and evolving treatments for inflammatory, neoplastic, and blistering skin diseases among others. New biologics and phosphodiesterase inhibitors for psoriasis and atopic dermatitis, JAK inhibitors for alopecia areata and vitiligo, immune checkpoint inhibitors for melanoma and rituximab for pemphigus are all covered; Features a revised and revamped cutaneous adverse drug reaction section, including novel eruptions from new and emerging chemotherapeutic agents and small molecule/targeted inhibitors; Discusses new and emerging viruses including Zika and human polyomaviruses. -- Publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Skin Diseases.
Form Electronic book
Author Andrews, George Clinton, 1891-1978.
Elston, Dirk M., author
James, William D. (William Daniel), 1950- author
Neuhaus, Isaac M., author
Rosenbach, Misha A., author
Treat, James (James R.), author
ISBN 0323547532 (hardcover)
9780323547536 (hardcover)
Other Titles Diseases of the Skin : Clinical Dermatology