Dermatopathology

1st Edition

A Volume in the Series: Foundations in Diagnostic Pathology (Expert Consult - Online and Print)

Authors: Klaus Busam Klaus Busam
Hardcover ISBN: 9780443066542
eBook ISBN: 9781455705979
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 9th December 2009
Page Count: 704

Table of Contents

Part I: Non-neoplastic Skin Disorders

Section 1:Inflammatory Reactions

Chapter 1. Spongiotic Dermatitis

Chapter 2. Psoriasiform Dermatitis

Chapter 3. Interface Dermatitis

Chapter 4. Perivascular Dermatitis

Chapter 5. Nodular and Diffuse Infiltrates

Chapter 6. Vesicular Dermatitis

Chapter 7. Vasculitis

Chapter 8. Panniculitis

Section 2: Infections

Chapter 9. Bacterial Infections

Chapter 10. Fungal Infections

Chapter 11. Viral Infections

Chapter 12. Other Infections

Section 3:Miscellaneous Non-Neoplastic Conditions

Chapter 13. Genodermatoses

Chapter 14. Disorders of Pigmentation

Chapter 15. Deposition Disorders

Chapter 16. Alopecia

Part II: Cutaneous Neoplasms

Chapter 17. Epidermal Tumors

Chapter 18. Sebaceous Tumors

Chapter 19. Follicular Tumors

Chapter 20. Sweat Gland Tumors

Chapter 21. Melanocytic Tumors

Chapter 22. Soft Tissue Tumors

Chapter 23. Hematolymphoid Neoplasms

Chapter 24. Metastases

Description

This new volume in the Foundations in Diagnostic Pathology Series packs all of today's most essential dermatopathology know-how into a compact, high-yield format! Its pragmatic, well-organized approach, abundant full-color illustrations, and at-a-glance tables make the information you need easy to access. Over 1,100 full-color photographs capture the appearance of a full range of skin lesions. And, Expert Consult functionality gives you easy access to the full text online as well as all of the book’s images for enhanced visual guidance.

Key Features

Features online access to the full text and all the illustrations from the book, with links to PubMed, for easy referencing at expertconsult.com.

Covers both neoplastic and non-neoplastic disorders of the skin.

Provides detailed discussions of metabolic, systemic, allergic, infectious, and inflammatory skin diseases as well as cutaneous neoplasms giving you well-rounded, comprehensive coverage.

Offers over 1,100 full-color, high-quality photographs that demonstrate the key features of a wide variety of
pathologic lesions offering enhanced diagnostic guidance.

Employs a consistent, user-friendly organization throughout to present each pathologic entity's gross and microscopic features, prognostic and therapeutic considerations, ancillary studies, and differential diagnoses.

Presents information in boxes and tables for at-a-glance reference.


Details

No. of pages:
704
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2010
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455705979
Hardcover ISBN:
9780443066542
eBook ISBN:
9781437722871

About the Authors

Klaus Busam Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University; Director of Dermatopathology, Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA

Klaus Busam Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University; Director of Dermatopathology, Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA