Alopecia Areata

A Clinician's Guide

Authors: Khan Mohammad Beigi, Pooya

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  • Offers readers a comprehensive look at the material regarding this disorder Includes full color photographs of patients before, during, and after the disease to accompany the various sections
  • Written for dermatologists as well as internists dealing with the comorbid conditions that often accompany alopecia areata
  • Includes case studies,epidemiology, etiology, signs, symptoms, diagnosis, differential diagnosis and treatment options
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About this book

Offering the reader a comprehensive look at the material regarding alopecia areata, this book is divided into several  sections: One section encompasses the detailed overview of alopecia areata including its epidemiology, etiology, signs, symptoms, diagnosis, differential diagnosis and treatment options; another section provides information and content about different comorbidities in patients with alopecia areata; the third section contains case studies of patients diagnosed with alopecia areata, including their signs, symptoms, lab tests, clinical management, and treatment; and the last section covers  research studies on this disease. Complete with full color photographs of patients before, during, and after the disease to accompany the various sections, Alopeacia Areata -- A Clinician's Guide is written for dermatologists as well as internists dealing with the comorbid conditions that often accompany alopecia areata.

About the authors

Pooya Khan Mohammad Beigi, MSc, MPH, MD, is a professor at the University of British Columbia and is a Clinical Research Fellow at the Child & Family Research Institute and Grace Fertility Center (British Columbia, Canada), President/Owner of the NWM Medical Clinic (British Columbia), Founder/CEO of the Misdiagnosis Association and Society (Seattle, WA, USA), and Founder/CEO of the Father Charity Society (British Columbia).

Dr. Beigi has presented his research to more than 8 international conferences, including the 2nd BC eHealth and Innovative Technology, the Canadian Pharmacists 2015, and the 23rd World Congress of Dermatology, and has written three books for Springer - Acrodermatitis Enteropathica (2013), Clinician's Guide to Mycosis Fungoides (2017 - in production), and Clinician's Guide to Pemphigus Vulgaris (2017 - in development) and Psoriasis: A Clinician's Guide (in development). 

Table of contents (18 chapters)

Table of contents (18 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Khan Mohammad Beigi, Pooya

    Pages 3-5

  • Diffuse Alopecia Areata

    Khan Mohammad Beigi, Pooya

    Pages 9-11

  • Alopecia Totalis/Universalis

    Khan Mohammad Beigi, Pooya

    Pages 13-15

  • Telogen Effluvium

    Khan Mohammad Beigi, Pooya

    Pages 17-22

  • Anagen Effluvium

    Khan Mohammad Beigi, Pooya

    Pages 23-26

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eBook $84.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-72134-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $109.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-72133-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Alopecia Areata
Book Subtitle
A Clinician's Guide
Authors
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-72134-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-72134-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-72133-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 172
Number of Illustrations
26 b/w illustrations, 47 illustrations in colour
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