Roxburgh's Common Skin Diseases (19 ed)

Edited by Ronald Marks,Richard Motley,Lawrence Charles Parish,Rashmi Sarkar,William Huang,Ayse Serap Karadag,Jordan V. Wang

ISBN13: 9781138633247

Imprint: CRC Press

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd

Format: Hardback

Published: 31/12/2023

Availability: Cancelled

1 An introduction to skin and skin disease An overview Skin structure and function Summary 2 Signs and symptoms of skin disease Alterations in skin colour Alterations in the skin surface The size, shape, and thickness of skin lesions Oedema, fluid-filled cavities, and ulcers Secondary changes Symptoms of skin disorder Disabilities from skin disease Summary 3 Skin infections Fungal disease of the skin, superficial mycoses, and infections with ringworm fungi (dermatophyte infections) Bacterial infection of the skin Viral infection Summary 4 Infestations, insect bites and stings Scabies Pediculosis Insect bites and stings Helminthic infestations of the skin Summary 5 Immunologically mediated skin disorders Urticaria and angioedema Erythema multiforme Erythema nodosum Annular erythemas Autoimmune disorders Systemic sclerosis Morphoea Dermatomyositis The vasculitis group of diseases Drug eruptions Summary 6 Blistering skin disorders Blistering diseases Dermatitis herpetiformis Linear IgA disease Epidermolysis bullosa Pemphigus Summary 7 Skin disorders in AIDS, immunodeficiency, and venereal disease Infections Skin cancers Other skin manifestations Psoriasis Treatment of skin manifestations of AIDS Drug-induced immunodeficiency Other causes of acquired immunodeficiency Congenital immunodeficiencies Dermatological aspects of venereal disease Summary 8 Eczema (dermatitis) Atopic dermatitis Seborrhoeic dermatitis Discoid eczema (nummular eczema) Eczema craquelee (asteatotic eczema) Lichen simplex chronicus (circumscribed neurodermatitis) Contact dermatitis Venous eczema (gravitational eczema; stasis dermatitis) Summary 9 Psoriasis and lichen planus Psoriasis Pityriasis rubra piliaris Lichen planus Summary 10 Acne, rosacea and similar disorders Acne Rosacea Perioral dermatitis Summary 11 Wound healing and ulcers Principles of wound healing Venous hypertension, the gravitational syndrome, and venous ulceration Decubitus ulceration Neuropathic ulcers Less common causes of ulceration Diagnosis and assessment of ulcers Summary 12 Benign tumours, moles, birthmarks and cysts Tumours of epidermal origin Benign tumours of sweat gland origin Melanocytic naevi (moles) Degenerative changes in naevi Vascular malformations (angioma) and capillary naevi Dermatofibroma (histiocytoma and sclerosing haemangioma) Leiomyoma Neural tumours Lipoma Collagen and elastic tissue naevi Mast cell naevus and mastiocytosis Cysts Treatment of benign tumours, moles, and birthmarks Summary 13 Malignant disease of the skin Non-melanoma skin cancer Melanoma skin cancer Lymphomas of skin (cutaneous T-cell lymphoma) Summary 14 Skin problems in infancy and old age Infancy Old age Summary 15 Disorders of keratinization and other genodermatoses Introduction Xeroderma Autosomal dominant ichthyosis Sex-linked ichthyosis Non-bullous ichthyosiform erythroderma (epidermolytic hyperkeratosis) Lamellar ichthyosis Collodion baby Other disorders of keratinization Other genodermatoses Summary 16 Metabolic disorders and reticulohistiocytic proliferative disorders Porphyrias Necrobiotic disorders Reticulohistiocytic proliferative disorders Summary 17 Systemic disease and the skin Skin markers of malignant disease Endocrine disease, diabetes, and the skin Skin infection and pruritus Androgenization (virilisation) Nutrition and the skin Skin and the gastrointestinal tract Hepatic disease Systemic causes of pruritus Summary 18 Disorders of pigmentation Generalized hypopigmentation Localized hypopigmentation Hyperpigmentation Summary
  • Public health & preventive medicine
  • Dermatology
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