Dermatology: Visual Recognition and Case Reviews

Dermatology: Visual Recognition and Case Reviews

2nd Edition - January 27, 2021

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  • Author: Christine Ko
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323697255

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Ideal for dermatologists, dermatopathologists, and trainees of all levels, Dermatology: Visual Recognition and Case Reviews, 2nd Edition, presents classic visual clues that point you to the correct diagnosis – the key first step in effective management and care. This highly visual resource helps you hone your skills in visual recognition with a practical focus on images of clinical and histopathologic skin diseases rather than dense text. The unique format enhances your learning experience and offers clear examples of a successful framework that can be used when approaching a patient.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction: Visual Intelligence

    PART 1: OVERVIEW

    1. Key concepts

    2. Differential diagnosis for given body sites and morphology

    3. Distribution – specific differentials

    PART 2: EPIDERMAL-BASED DISEASES

    4. Spongiotic/eczematous processes

    5. Psoriasiform rashes

    6. Small, scaly lesions

    7. Epidermal-based lesions

    PART 3: EPIDERMAL/DERMAL PROCESSES

    8. Epidermal injury/necrosis

    9. Purpura, small vessel vasculitis, and vascular occlusion

    10. Ulcers

    11. Epidermal neutrophils

    12. Vesiculobullous, numerous lesions

    13. Vesicles and papulopustules in infants

    14. Blistering, localized

    PART 4: DERMAL/DEEPER PROCESSES

    15. Follicular processes

    16. Dermal inflammation

    17. Deep soft tissue disorders: panniculitis and others

    18. Dermal-based lesions

    19. Dermal cysts/developmental anomalies

    20. Small papules secondary to a dermal process

    21. Dermal change due to deposition

    22. Sclerosing disorders

    PART 5: MISCELLANEOUS

    23. Helminths/arthropods

Product details

  • No. of pages: 304
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2021
  • Published: January 27, 2021
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323697255

About the Author

Christine Ko

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Dermatology and Pathology, Yale Medical School, New Haven, CT, USA

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