Volume 31-4. Dermoscopy, an Issue of Dermatologic Clinics

1st Edition

Authors:

Description

Viewing lesions using a dermatoscope helps the dermatologist distinguish between benign and malignant lesions. It is particularly useful in the early diagnosis of melanoma, which is the fastest growing cancer in the US and worldwide. This issue of the Dermatologic Clinics issue all of the important topics in dermoscopy, including differentiation of lesions, lesions in the young and older populations, and dermoscopy in general dermatology.

Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier
eBook ISBN:
9780323227179
Print ISBN:
9780323227483

About the authors

Giuseppe Argenziano

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Dermatology, Dermatology Unit, Medical Department, Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy

Iris Zalaudek

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Dermatology, Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria

Jason Giacomel

Affiliations and Expertise

Skin Spectrum Medical Services, Como, Western Australia