McKee's Pathology of the Skin

McKee's Pathology of the Skin

5th Edition - October 29, 2018

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  • Authors: J. Eduardo Calonje, Thomas Brenn, Alexander J Lazar, Steven Billings
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780702069833
  • eBook ISBN: 9780702075520

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Comprehensive and lavishly illustrated, McKee’s Pathology of the Skin, 5th Edition, is your reference of choice for up-to-date, authoritative information on dermatopathology. You’ll find clinical guidance from internationally renowned experts along with details on etiology, pathogenesis, histopathology, and differential diagnosis – making this unique reference unparalleled in its wealth of clinical and histopathological material. The 5th Edition of this classic text is a must-have resource for practicing dermatopathologists and general pathologists who sign out skin biopsies.

Table of Contents

  • 1. The structure and function of skin  

    2. Specialized techniques in dermatopathology

    3. Disorders of keratinization

    4. Inherited and autoimmune subepidermal blistering diseases

    5. Acantholytic disorders

    6. Spongiotic, psoriasiform and pustular dermatoses

    7. Lichenoid and interface dermatitis

    8. Superficial and deep perivascular inflammatory dermatoses

    9. Granulomatous, necrobiotic and perforating dermatoses

    10. Inflammatory diseases of the subcutaneous fat

    11. Diseases of the oral mucosa

    12. Diseases of the anogenital skin

    13. Degenerative and metabolic diseases

    14. Cutaneous adverse reactions to drugs

    15. Neutrophilic and eosinophilic dermatoses

    16. Vascular diseases

    17. Idiopathic connective tissue disorders

    18. Infectious diseases of the skin 

    19. Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS)-associated cutaneous diseases 

    20. Disorders of pigmentation 

    21. Diseases of collagen and elastic tissue 

    22. Diseases of the hair 

    23. Diseases of the nails

    24. Tumors of the surface epithelium 

    25. Melanocytic nevi

    26. Melanoma

    27. Tumors of the conjunctiva

    28. Sentinel lymph node biopsies

    29. Cutaneous lymphoproliferative diseases and related disorders 

    30. Cutaneous metastases and Paget’s disease of the skin 

    31. Tumors of the hair follicle 

    32. Tumors and related lesions of the sebaceous glands

    33. Tumors of the sweat glands 

    34. Cutaneous cysts 

    35. Connective tissue tumors 

    36. Comparative dermatopathology

Product details

  • No. of pages: 1980
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2019
  • Published: October 29, 2018
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780702069833
  • eBook ISBN: 9780702075520

About the Authors

J. Eduardo Calonje

Affiliations and Expertise

Director of Diagnostic Dermatopathology, Department of Dermato-Histopathology, St John's Institute of Dermatology, St Thomas' Hospital, London, UK

Thomas Brenn

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine and Medicine, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Alexander J Lazar

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, Departments of Pathology and Dermatology, Sections of Dermatopathology and Sarcoma Pathology, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center,

Steven Billings

Affiliations and Expertise

Co-Section Head, Department of Anatomic Pathology, Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

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