Diagnosis In Color: Skin Signs in Clinical Medicine / Edition 1

Diagnosis In Color: Skin Signs in Clinical Medicine / Edition 1

by John A. Savin, N. Hepburn, John A. A. Hunter
     
 

ISBN-10: 0723422400

ISBN-13: 9780723422402

Pub. Date: 09/15/1996

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

A concise, well-written text that teaches the reader how to diagnose "invisible" systemic disorders from the highly visible signs that show up on the patient's skin. The book splits skin diseases into two basic categories, primary skin disorders, such as eczema and psoriasis; and skin manifestations of disorders of other systems, such as the characteristic skin of

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A concise, well-written text that teaches the reader how to diagnose "invisible" systemic disorders from the highly visible signs that show up on the patient's skin. The book splits skin diseases into two basic categories, primary skin disorders, such as eczema and psoriasis; and skin manifestations of disorders of other systems, such as the characteristic skin of chronic renal failure.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780723422402
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
09/15/1996
Series:
Diagnosis in Colour Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.50(d)

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Introduction
Ch. 1Lesions1
Erythema1
Erythematosquamous eruptions8
Telangiectasia13
Wheals16
Purpura and vasculitis18
Macules and papules21
Nodules23
Granulomas24
Tumours26
Ulcers and erosions37
Necrosis42
Blisters44
Pustules51
Cysts55
Sinuses58
Ch. 2Shapes61
Annular61
Butterfly68
Linear69
Reticulate77
Umbilicated79
Ch. 3Distributions81
Extensor81
Flexural83
Follicular84
Segmental87
Grouped90
Ch. 4Regions93
Hair93
The scalp100
Eyes101
The mouth106
Nails114
Genital and perianal122
Ch. 5Mimicry127
Psoriasiform127
Lichenoid132
Acneiform135
Urticarial139
Warty143
Ch. 6Colours149
Hyperpigmentation149
Hypopigmentation156
Other colours160
Ch. 7Textures163
Dryness163
Sweaty skin166
Greasy skin167
Thick skin168
Thin skin174
Lax skin178
Infiltrations and deposits181
Ch. 8Reactions185
Flushing185
Scarring187
To light192
To trauma197
To temperature202
To treatment206
Ch. 9Sensations213
Itching213
Numbness216
Pain218
Odour222
Ch. 10Timings223
Present at birth223
Adolescence226
Pregnancy226
Middle age228
Old age229
Index233

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