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Dermatology Atlas for Skin of Color

Jackson-Richards, Diane, Pandya, Amit G. (Eds.)

2014, XVI, 321 p. 428 illus. in color.

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  • 400 color photos of skin disorders important in the treatment of patients with skin of color
  • Condensed information including epidemiology, etiology, clinical presentation and recognized treatment of the various skin disorders
  • Worldwide appeal because of the book's coverage of skin disorders that affect patients of all ethnic backgrounds, including Asian, Indian, Middle Eastern, Hispanic and African

This atlas, containing more than 300 color photos, focuses on those dermatologic conditions that are most common in ethnic skin or skin of color. It includes succinct explanations of each disease process, describes clinical findings, and presents key information on diagnosis and treatment. Individual chapters are devoted to pigmentary disorders, follicular disorders, hair and scalp disorders, eczemas, papulosquamous disorders, granulomatous disorders, connective tissue diseases, infectious diseases, scarring disorders, cutaneous neoplasms, photodermatoses and drug eruptions. The fact that this atlas covers skin disorders that affect patients of all ethnic backgrounds ensures that it will be of worldwide relevance. It will serve as a valuable reference for dermatologists and a range of other health care providers.

Content Level » Professional/practitioner

Keywords » Ethnic - Medical dermatology - Pigmentary disorders

Related subjects » Dermatology

Table of contents 

COLLAGEN VASCULAR DISORDERS.- SLE.- DLE.- Dermatomyositis.- Scleroderma.- FOLLICULAR DISORDERS.- Acne.- Hidradenitis Suppurativa.- Acne Keloidalis Nuchae.- Pseudofolliculitis Barbae.- Central Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia.- Traction Alopecia.- Folliculitis Decalvans/ Dissecting Cellulitis.- GRANULOMATOUS DISORDERS.- Sarcoid.- Granuloma Annulare.- INFECTIOUS DISEASES.- Folliculitis, furunculosis, cellulitis.- Candida.- Tinea Capitis, corporis and ungium.- HPV.- HSV.- Cutaneous Manifestations of HIV.- Syphilis.- Leprosy.- NEOPLASMS.- Benign.- Dermatofibromas, DPN’s, Keloids.- Malignant.- BCC, SCC, DFSP, Melanoma, CTCL.- PAPULOSQUAMOUS DISORDERS.- Atopic Dermatitis.- Seborrheic Dermatitis.- Lichen Planus, nitidus, striatus.- Pityriasis Rosea.- Pityriasis Lichenoides Chronica.- PIGMENTARY DISORDERS.- Hypopigmentation.- Vitiligo.- PIH.- Pityriasis Alba.- Idiopathic Guttate Hypomelanosis.- Hyperpigmentation.- PIH.- Melasma.- Melanonychia Striata.- Ashy Dermatosis.- CRPGC.- Drug Induced.- Photodermatitis.- PMLE.- Chronic Actinic Dermatitis.- TROPICAL DERMATOLOGY AND HELMINTHIC DISORDERS.- Cutaneous Larva Migrans.- Onchocerciasis.- Pinta and Yaws.

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