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Author Sybert, Virginia P.

Title Genetic skin disorders / Virginia P. Sybert
Edition Second edition
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 762 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Oxford monographs on medical genetics ; 60
Oxford monographs on medical genetics ; no. 60
Contents Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. PRACTICAL INHERITANCE; 2. DISORDERS OF THE EPIDERMIS: DIFFERENTIATION AND KINETICS; 3. DISORDERS OF EPIDERMAL APPENDAGES; 4. DISORDERS OF PIGMENTATION; 5. DISORDERS OF THE DERMIS; 6. DISORDERS OF SUBCUTANEOUS TISSUE; 7. LYMPHEDEMA; 8. URTICARIA; 9. OTHER DISORDERS; 10. TUMORS/HAMARTOMAS; 11. METABOLIC DISEASE; 12. PREMATURE AGING; 13. PHOTOSENSITIVITY; 14. IMMUNE DEFICIENCY DISEASES; Appendix A: Glossary; Appendix B: Differential Diagnosis by Skin Sign; Figure Credits; Index
Summary This valuable text represents a comprehensive survey of well over 300 distinct inherited dermatologic conditions. Each disease entry follows a consistent format, allowing the clinician to quickly scan and access key information for differential diagnosis. Each entry contains sections devoted to dermatologic features, associated clinical abnormalities, histopathology, biochemical and molecular information, treatment, mode of inheritance and recurrence risk, prenatal diagnosis, and information on differential diagnosis. In addition the author has included support group listings and detailed anno
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Skin -- Diseases -- Genetic aspects.
Skin Diseases, Genetic -- diagnosis.
Diagnosis, Differential.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0199774404 (electronic bk.)
9780199774401 (electronic bk.)