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Author Ingber, Arieh.

Title Obstetric dermatology : a practical guide / Arieh Ingber, foreword by Mark Lebwohl
Published Berlin : Springer, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 179 pages) : color illustrations
Contents Endocrine and Immunologic Alterations During Pregnancy; Hyperpigmentation and Melasma; Hair and Nails; Connective Tissue Physiologic Changes During Pregnancy; Physiologic Vascular Changes During Pregnancy; Physilogic Glandular Changes During Preagnancy; Inflammatory Skin Conditions During Pregnancy; Autoimmune Conditions During Pregnancy; Tumors in Pregnancy; Metabolic Diseases in Pregnancy; Pruritus Gravidarum and Intrahepatic Cholestasis of Pregnancy; Herpes (Pemphigoid) Gestationis; Impetigo Herpetiformis; Autoimmune Progesterone Dermatitis of Pregnancy; Linear IgM Dermatosis of Pregnancy
Summary The hormonal, immunologic, and vascular changes during pregnancy also affect the skin. This comprehensive book covers both common and rare pregnancy-related dermatoses, and includes: clinical pictures, laboratory tests, histopathology, differential diagnosis, influence on mother and embryo, and treatment and prognosis
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Skin diseases in pregnancy -- Diagnosis.
Skin diseases in pregnancy -- Treatment.
Pregnancy Complications.
Skin Diseases.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 3540883991