ISBN-10:
0387254420
ISBN-13:
9780387254425
Pub. Date:
04/18/2007
Publisher:
Springer New York
Deadly Dermatologic Diseases: Clinicopathologic Atlas and Text / Edition 1

Deadly Dermatologic Diseases: Clinicopathologic Atlas and Text / Edition 1

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Overview

The book deals with dermatologic diseases involving serious cutaneous malignancies. The sections are organized alphabetically and color-coded. Approximately 40 disease states are discussed with accompanying full-color clinical and microscopic photography. Each entity contains a single clinical photograph accompanied by three photomicrographs detailing the diagnostic features of each case. Subsections detailing disease prognosis are presented in a bullet-style. The pedagogical value of this book is its unique presentation of a variety of dermatologic entities capable of leading to serious medical consequences including death.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780387254425
Publisher: Springer New York
Publication date: 04/18/2007
Edition description: 2007
Pages: 194
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 10.98(h) x 0.03(d)

About the Author

Michael B. Morgan

Director of Dermatopathology

Dermatology Specialists of Florida

Panama City, Florida

Staff Dermatopathologist

Advanced Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery

Clermont, Florida

Professor of Dermatology Michigan State College of Medicine

Stephen C Somach, MD

Associate Professor of Dermatology and Pathology

MetroHealth Medical Center

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Cleveland, OH

Kara Trapp, BA

Georgetown University School of Medicine

Washington, DC

David R Crowe, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Dermatology

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Cleveland, OH

Table of Contents

Angiosarcoma.- Cutaneous B-cell lymphoma.- Desmoplastic melanoma.- Granulomatous slack skin syndrome and cutaneous T-cell lymphoma.- Langerhans cell histiocytosis.- Leukemia cutis.- Masytosis.- Merkel cell carcinoma.- Metastases.- Pagets disease, mammary and extramammary type.- Sebaceous carcinoma and the Muir-Torre Syndrome.- Acanthosis nigricans and acquired ichthyiosis and howel-evans syndrome.- Amyloidosis.- Birt-Hogg-Dube syndrome.- Cowdens disease.- Erythema gyratum repens and erythema chronicum migrans.- Gardners disease.- Multicentric reticulohistiocytosis.- Multiple leiomyoma syndrome.- Non-Langerhans Histiocytosis ( Necrobiotic Xanthogranuloma, Xanthoma Disseminatum).- Papular mucinosis.- Pancreatic panniculitis.- Anthrax.- Eccthyma gangrenosum and opportunistic fungal infection.- Rocky mountain spotted fever and ricketessiosis.- Smallpox.- Toxic shock syndrome and Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome.- Angiokeratoma corporis diffusum and ataxia telangectasia and osler weber rendu.- Eruptive xanthoma.- Graft versus host disease.- Pemphigus vulgaris and paraneoplastic pemphigus.- Relapsing polychondritis.- Calciphylaxis.- Kawasaki disease.- Polyarteritis nodosa.- Purpura fulminans.- Meningococcemia and Purpura fulminans.

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