Differential Diagnosis in Dermatology

1st Edition

Authors:

  • Boni Elewski
  • Lauren Hughey
  • Margaret Parsons
    • Print ISBN 9780323030175

    Key Features

    • Covers all the information readers need to perform a clinical consultation.
    • Contains over 700 color clinical photographs.
    • A list of differential diagnoses for each disorder, progressing from most to least common.
    • Information on symptom evalutation, regional distribution on the body, common tests and associated systemic diseases, plus treatment pearls from the expert authors.
    • Features the expertise of Dr. Boni E. Elewski, a world-renowned expert and President of the American Academy of Dermatology.

    Table of Contents

    Definition Section

    Syndromes

    Acanthosis nigracans * Acantholysis * Acneiform * Acral lesions * Acutely ill macular rash * Acutely ill purpuric rash * Acutely ill vesiculopustular rash * Alopecia * Angiokeratoma-like * Anhidrosis/hypohidrosis * Annular lesions * Atrophic lesions * Axillary lesions * Balanitis * Bites * Blisters/Bulla * Chancre * Cysts * Diabetic skin changes * Diaper dermatitis * Digital tumors * Depigmented/white macules * Drug eruptions * Ear infiltrated lesions * Elbow and knee lesions * Eczematous dermatitis * Edema * Eosinophilia * Epidermolytic keratosis * Exanthem pediatric * Eschars * Erythroderma * Exfoliative generalized dermatitis * Eyelid tumors * Follicular hyperkeratosis * Follicular papules * Foot neoplasms * Gangrenous lesions * Genital ulcers * Granulomas * Hair abnormal texture * Halo lesions * Hirsutism * Hypertrichosis * Hyperpigmentation * Hypertrophy * Hypomelanosis * Hypotrichosis * Icthyosis * Immunofluorescence * Infiltrative disorders * Inguinal nodules * Koebnerization * Lentigenes, multiple * Leukocytoclastic vasculitis * Leukoderma * Leukoplakia * Linear lesions * Livedo reticularis * Lymphoreticular proliferative cutaneous diseases * Lip lesions * Macroglossia * Macules * Malar erythema * Malignancy, cutaneous markers * Melanoma classification * Morbilliform eruption * Nails * Necrosis of skin * Nipple hyperkeratosis * Nipple papules/nodules * Nodules * Nummular lesions * Oral hyperkeratosis * Oral ulcers * Palmar pits * Palmo-plantar keratoderma * Papules * Papulosquamous * Pearly lesions * Penile lesions * Perianal lesions and stenosis * Perioral dermatitis * Periorbital edema * Perleche * Petechiae * Photoeruptions * Pigmentation-diffuse * Plaques * Poikiloderma * Pregnancy skin changes * Pruritus * Punctate keratosis * Purpura * Pustules * Reticular pigmentation * Surgical scar nodules * Telangectasias * Urticaria * Ulcers of leg * Vascular lesions * Vulvar lesions * Xanthomas

    Details

    No. of pages:
    600
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2005
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Mosby
    Print ISBN:
    9780323030175

    About the authors

    Boni Elewski

    Affiliations and Expertise

    President of the American Academy of Dermatology; Professor of Dermatology, Department of Dermatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham

    Lauren Hughey

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Department of Dermatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham

    Margaret Parsons

    Affiliations and Expertise

    University of California at Dvis Medical Center, Department of Dermatology; Associate Clinical Professor, Dermatology Consultants of Sacramento, Sacramento, CA