Dermatopathology - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780323261913, 9780323261951


2nd Edition

A Volume in the Series: Foundations in Diagnostic Pathology

Author: Klaus Busam
eBook ISBN: 9780323261951
eBook ISBN: 9780323340991
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 4th February 2015
Page Count: 788

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Table of Contents

Section 1: Histology of the Skin

Section 2: Non-Neoplastic Disorders

Chapter 1: Inflammatory Disease of the Dermis and Epidermis

Chapter 2: Panniculitis

Chapter 3: Infectious Diseases of the Skin

Chapter 4: Cutaneous Vasculitis

Chapter 5: Blistering Skin Diseases

Chapter 6: Mucinoses, Deposition Disorders, and Connective Tissue Alterations

Chapter 7: Non-neoplastic Disorders of Pigmentation

Chapter 8: Non-Neoplastic Disorders of Hair

Chapter 9: Cysts and Sinuses

Section 3: Tumors and Psuedotumors of the Skin and Subcutis

Chapter 10: Tumors of the Epidermis

Chapter 11: Adnexal Tumors

Chapter 12: Melanocytic Proliferations

Chapter 13: Soft Tissue Tumors and Tumor-like Reactions

Chapter 14: Hematopoietic Neoplasms

Chapter 15: Histiocytic Proliferative Disorders

Chapter 16: Cutaneous Neuroendocrine (Merkel Cell) Carcinoma

Chapter 17: Metastatic Tumors Involving the Skin

Section 4: Pathology of Special Sites

Chapter 18: Neoplastic and Non-Neoplastic Disorders of the Nail Apparatus

Chapter 19: Neoplastic and Non-Neoplastic Disorders of the Conjunctiva and Eyelid

Section 5: Frozen Sections and Pathologic Evaluations of Sections from Mohns Surgery


Part of the Foundations in Diagnostic Pathology Series, Dermatopathology is a comprehensive resource that compiles all of today’s most essential dermatopathology information into a compact, high-yield format. This medical reference book’s well-organized approach and full-color illustrations result in a user-friendly reference that helps the reader access the latest information on molecular diagnostic tests, ancillary tools, and dermatologic disorders. It's perfect for exam prep and clinical application!

Key Features

  • Explore a range of neoplastic and non-neoplastic disorders of the skin.
  • Access well-rounded, comprehensive coverage and detailed discussions of metabolic, systemic, allergic, infectious, and inflammatory skin diseases and cutaneous neoplasms. 
  • Take advantage of enhanced diagnostic guidance with content that offers over 1,100 full-color, high-quality photographs that demonstrate the key features of pathologic lesions.
  • Connect with a reader-centric format that 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. 
  • Reference important information at a glance with an abundance of boxes and tables.


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About the Author

Klaus Busam

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