An Atlas of the Commoner Skin Diseases - 3rd Edition - ISBN: 9781483167206, 9781483194684

An Atlas of the Commoner Skin Diseases

3rd Edition

With 139 Plates Reproduced by Direct Colour Photography from the Living Subject

Authors: Henry C. G. Semon
eBook ISBN: 9781483194684
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 1st January 1947
Page Count: 352
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An Atlas of the Commoner Skin Diseases presents a collection of illustrations of dermatoses from the living subject in natural color. This 139-chapter text discusses the methods of treatment of the covered diseases.
Considerable chapters are devoted to the differential diagnosis and treatment of numerous skin diseases, including acne, chilblains, dermatitis artefacta, generalized exfoliative dermatitis, psoriasis, gumma syphilis, lupus vulgaris, rosacea, scabies, and varicose ulcer. Other chapters describe the physical appearance of acne, alopecia areata, dermatitis artefacta, varicose, and herpes zoster. The remaining chapters tackle the diagnosis and clinical manifestations of other skin diseases. The book can provide useful information to the dermatologists, doctors, students, and researchers.

Table of Contents

The Commoner Skin Diseases

I.-Acne (Acne Vulgaris)

II.-Tar Acne

III.-Acne (Furuncular Type of Young Women)

IV.-Alopecia Areata


V.-Dermatitis Artefacta

VII.-Dermatitis Artefacta

VIII.-Dermatitis, Generalized Exfoliative

IX.-Dermatitis Herpetiformis

X.-Dermatitis, Lichenified

XI.-Dermatitis, Lichenified

XII.-Dermatitis Medicamentosa (Lichenoid Type)

XII.-Dermatitis Medicamentosa (Bromide Eruption)

XIV.-Dermatitis Medicamentosa (Acute Mercurial Reaction)

XV.-Dermatitis Medicamentosa (Acute Vesicular Iodine Dermatitis)

XVI.-Dermatitis, Mycotic

XVII.-Dermatitis, Seborrhoeic (Acute)

XVIII.-Dermatitis, Seborrhoeic (Subacute)

XIX.-Dermatitis, Seborrhoeic (Acute)

XX.-Seborrhoide of the Groins, Genitalia, and Pubic Area

XXI.-Dermatitis, Seborrhoeic (Chronic)

XXII.-Dermatitis, Streptococcal, Bullous

XXIII.-Dermatitis, Infectious Eczematoid

XXIV.-Dermatitis, Recurrent Streptococcal

XXV.-Dermatitis, Varicose

XXVI.-Dermatitis Venenata (Occupational or Trade Eczema)

XXVII.-Dermatitis Venenata (Occupational or Trade Eczema)

XXVIII.-Dermatitis Venenata (Occupational or Trade): Tar Melanosis, 'Mollusca', And Epithelioma

XXIX.-Patch Testing

XXX.-Dermatitis Venenata (Fur)

XXXI.-Dermatitis Venenata (From a Hair-Dye)

XXXII.-Eczema (Chronic, with Lichenification)

XXXIII.-Eczema (Alimentary)

XXXIV.-Eczema, Infantile

XXXV.-Eczema Of The Scrotum

XXXVI.-Eczema, Vesicular (Acute)

XXXVII.-Epidermophytosis (Acute)

XXXVIII.-Epidermophytosis (Chronic)

XXXIX.-Epithelioma: Rodent Ulcer

XL.-Epithelioma: Rodent Ulcer


XLII.-Erythema Induratum (Bazin's Disease)

XLIII.-Tuberculosis Nodularis

XLIV.-Erythema Iris

XLV.-Erythema Iris

XLVI.-Erythema Nodosum

XLVII.-Erythrocyanosis Crurum Puellarum

XLVIII.-Glossitis, Chronic Superficial (Leukoplakia)

XLVIX.-Granuloma Annulare

L.-Granuloma Pyogenicum

LI.-Hereditary H^Emorrhagic Telangiectases

LII.-Herpes Zoster

LIII.-Herpes Zoster (Frontalis)

LIV.-Impetigo (Bockhart)

LV.-Impetigo Contagiosa ('Scrum-Pox')

LVI.-Intertrigo (Streptococcal Dermatitis Following)

LVII.-Keloidal And Hypertrophic Scarring


LIX.-Lichen Planus (Acute)

LX.-Lichen Planus (Subacute)

LXI.-Lichen Planus (Chronic Hypertrophic)

LXII.-Lichen Planus Palmaris

LXIII.-Lichen Urticatus

LXIV.-Lupus Erythematosus

LXV.-Lupus Erythematosus

LXVI.-Lupus Erythematosus

LXVII.-Lupus Erythematosus (Chronic Discoid Type)

LXIII.-Lupus Verrucosus

LXIX.-Lupus Verrucosus

LXX.-Lupus Vulgaris

LXXI.-Lupus Vulgaris (Hitherto Untreated)

LXXII.-Lupus Vulgaris: X-Ray Pigmentation

LXXIII.-Molluscum Contagiosum

LXXIV.-Molluscum Contagiosum (Giganteum)

LXXV.-Moniliasis (Thrush)

LXXVI.-Navus Unius Lateris

LXXVII.-Naevus Vascularis

LXXVIII.-Naevus Verrucosus


LXXX.-Pityriasis Rosea

LXXXI.-Pityriasis Versicolor




LXXXV.-Psoriasis Of The Nails

LXXXVI.-'Pustular' Psoriasis and Pustular Bacterid

LXXXVII.-'Pustular' Psoriasis and Pustular Bacterid





XCII.-Scabies and Sulphur Dermatitis

XCIII.-Sycosis Barba

XCIV.-Syphilis: Condylomata

XCV.-Syphilis: Gumma

XCVI.-Syphilis: Multiple Cutaneous Gummata

XCVII.-Syphilis: Secondary Macular and Papular Eruption

XCVIII.-Syphilis: Secondary Papular Eruption

XCIX.-Syphilis: Tertiary Plantar Hyperkeratosis

C.-Syphilis: Tertiary Scarring and Elephantiasis of Lips

CI.-Syphilis: Tertiary Ulcer

CII.-Syphilis: Tertiary Ulcer

CIII.-Syphilis: Tertiary Ulcerating Syphilide

CIV.-Tinea Barbae

CV.-Tinea Circinata

CVI.-Tinea Cruris

CVII.-Pruritus Ani Et Vulva (Et Scroti)

CVIII.-Tinea Unguium


CX.-Urticaria Pigmentosa

CXI.-Varicose Ulcer

CXII.-Vitiligo (Acquired Leucoderma)

CXIII.-Wart (Verruca Vulgaris)

CXIV.-Wart (Pedunculated)

CXV.-Wart, Plantar

CXVI.-Dyskeratosis Follicularis Vegetans (Darier's Disease)

CXVII.-Xanthoma Palpebrarum (Xanthelasma)

CXVIII.-Necrobiosis Lipoidica Diabeticorum

CXIX.-Xerodermia or Ichthyosis

CXX.-X-Ray Burn

Some Less Common Skin Diseas

CXXI.-Alopecia (Cicatrizing Type)


CXXIII.-Epithelioma: Multiple Rodent Ulcers

CXXIV.-Erythema, Persistent Circinate

CXXV.-Photosensitization (Light Dermatitis)

CXXVI.-Hydroa Puerorum


CXXVIII.-Lupus Pernio

CXXIX.-Mycosis Fungoides

CXXX.-Parapsoriasis (Maculata)

CXXXI.-Pemphigus Vegetans

CXXXII.-Pemphigus Vulgaris

CXXXIII.-Sarcoma, Melanotic



CXXXVI.-Scleroderma (Morphoea)

CXXXVII.-Scleroderma (Morphoea)

CXXXVIII.-Cornu Cutaneum (Cutaneous Horn)




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