An Atlas of the Commoner Skin Diseases

An Atlas of the Commoner Skin Diseases

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

3rd Edition - January 1, 1947

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  • Author: Henry C. G. Semon
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483194684

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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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  • No. of pages: 352
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Butterworth-Heinemann 1947
  • Published: January 1, 1947
  • Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483194684

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