Genodermatoses: A Clinical Guide to Genetic Skin Disorders / Edition 2

Genodermatoses: A Clinical Guide to Genetic Skin Disorders / Edition 2

by Joel L. Spitz
     
 

Featuring over 300 full-color illustrations and a unique format designed to aid in retaining information, this user-friendly guide to genetic skin disorders is ideal for board preparation and clinical reference for dermatologists, pediatricians, or any practitioner interested in this area. Each syndrome is presented on a two-page spread. Full body diagrams and

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Featuring over 300 full-color illustrations and a unique format designed to aid in retaining information, this user-friendly guide to genetic skin disorders is ideal for board preparation and clinical reference for dermatologists, pediatricians, or any practitioner interested in this area. Each syndrome is presented on a two-page spread. Full body diagrams and clinical photographs appear on one page. Bulleted text on the facing page summarizes patterns of inheritance, prenatal diagnosis, incidence, age of presentation, pathogenesis, key features, differential diagnosis, laboratory findings, management, and prognosis. Boxed clinical pearls from invited experts are also included. All information has been updated for this edition, including new syndromes and illustrations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781740883
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
12/20/2004
Edition description:
Second
Pages:
424
Sales rank:
1,372,077
Product dimensions:
11.20(w) x 8.70(h) x 0.90(d)

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Table of Contents

Chapter One
Disorders of Cornification
Clinical Pearls by Leonard Millstone and Mary Williams, M.D. (LM and MW)

Chapter Two
Disorders of Pigmentation
Clinical Pearls by Seth Orlow, M.D. (SO), Amy Paller, M.D. (AP), DGR Evans, M.D. (DE)

Chapter Three
Disorders of Vascularization
Clinical Pearls by Amy Paller, M.D. (AP), Kurt Hirschhorn, M.D. (KH), and Judith Willner, M.D. (JW)

Chapter Four
Disorders of Connective Tissue
Clinical Pearls by Juonni Uitto, M.D. (JU), Ilona Frieden, M.D. (IF), Kurt Hirschhorn, M.D. (KH), and Judith Willner, M.D. (JW)

Chapter Five
Disorders with Malignant Potential
Clinical Pearls by Lawrence Eichenfeld

Chapter Six
Epidermolysis Bullosa
Clinical Pearls by Angela Christiano, PhD (AC)

Chapter Seven
Disorders of Porphyrin Metabolism
Clinical Pearls by Vincent DeLeo, M.D. (VD)

Chapter Eight
Disorders with Photosensivity
Clinical Pearls by Moise Levy, M.D. (ML), Kurt Hirschhorn, M.D. (KH), Judith Willner, M.D. (JW)

Chapter Nine
Disorders with Immunodeficiency
Clinical Pearls by Moise Levy, M.D. (ML)

Chapter Ten
Disorders of Hair and Nails
Clinical Pearls by David Whiting, M.D. (DW), Bernice Krafchik, M.D. (BK), Richard Scher, M.D. (RS), Kurt Hirschhorn, M.D. (KH), Judith Willner, M.D. (JW), and Mary Williams, M.D. (MW)

Chapter Eleven
Disorders of Metabolism
Clinical Pearls by Kurt Hirschhorn, M.D. (KH), Judith Willner, M.D. (JW)

Chapter Twelve
Disorders with Chromosome Abnormalities
Clinical Pearls by Kurt Hirschhorn, M.D. (KH), Judith Willner, M.D. (JW)

Chapter Thirteen
Disorders with Short Stature
Clinical Pearls by Kurt Hirschhorn, M.D. (KH), Judith Willner, M.D. (JW)

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