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Applied Dermatotoxicology

Clinical Aspects

Applied Dermatotoxicology: Clinical Aspects provides concise, systematic, and state-of-the-art information on the toxicological effects of substances on skin, and recent advances in dermal toxicity testing.

This book specifically addresses the clinical presentations borne out of exposure to a variety of chemicals. It begins with an overview of skin biology to provide toxicologists with a basic understanding of its anatomy and physiology. Next it presents a variety of dermatotoxicological effects, as well at the toxic agents that cause them, with color photographs to illustrate these effects.

Applied Dermatotoxicology: Clinical Aspects is an essential reference for toxicologists in industry, and for those medical professionals who encounter cases of dermal exposure to toxic agents.

Audience
Applied Dermatotoxicology: Clinical Aspects is intended for toxicologists, and for those medical professionals who encounter cases of dermal exposure to toxic agents.

Paperback, 150 Pages

Published: June 2014

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-420130-9

Contents

  • Chapter 1: Skin structure and functional
    Chapter 2: Irritant contact dermatitis
    Chapter 3: Photoirritation (phototoxicity)
    Chapter 4: Allergic contact dermatitis
    Chapter 5: Photoallergic contact dermatitis 
    Chapter 6: Contact urticaria

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