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Author Norman, Robert A., 1955- author

Title Atlas of geriatric dermatology / Robert A. Norman and Ed Young
Published London : Springer, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (xxiv, 347 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Part I: Introduction to Geriatric Dermatology -- Geriatric Dermatology: Overview -- Part II: Inflammatory Conditions -- Contact Dermatitis -- Androgenetic Alopecia -- Bullous Pemphigoid -- Dermatitis Herpetiformis -- Erythema Multiforme -- Grover's Disease -- Pemphigus -- Perioral Dermatitis -- Porphyria Cutanea Tarda -- Pruritus -- Psoriasis -- Psychocutaneous Disorders -- Rosacea -- Rhinophyma -- Seborrheic Dermatitis -- Solar Elastotic Syndromes -- Urticaria -- Xerosis -- Part III: Infections -- Superfi cial Fungal Infections -- Herpes Simplex -- Herpes Zoster -- Scabies and Lice -- Warts -- Part IV: Skin Signs in Systemic Disease -- Acrochordons -- Cutaneous Metastases -- Xanthomas and Xanthelasma -- Part V: Regional Dermatoses -- Intertrigo -- Leg Ulcers -- Pressure Ulcers -- Part VI: Benign Tumors -- Chondrodermatitis -- Cysts -- Digital Myxoid Cyst and Ganglion -- Fibrous Papule -- Seborrheic Keratoses -- Lentigines -- Benign Vascular Lesions -- Part VII: Premalignant and Malignant Tumors -- Actinic Keratoses -- Angiosarcoma -- Basal Cell Carcinoma -- Dermatofi broma and Dermatofi brosarcoma Protuberans -- Intraepidermal Neoplasia -- Kaposi's Sarcoma -- Keratoacanthoma -- Lentigo Maligna -- Cutaneous Lymphoma (Excluding Mycosis Fungoides) and Pseudolymphoma -- Mycosis Fungoides (Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma) -- Melanoma -- Nevi -- Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Summary This is a comprehensive, practical, densely illustrated diagnostic and therapeutic guide for all geriatric dermatology providers. The book comprises 50 chapters and over 600 color photographson topics ranging from common conditions such as basal cell carcinoma, rosacea, and seborrheic dermatitis to unusual conditions such as angiosarcoma, dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans, and porphyria cutanea tarda. Sections include: - Inflammatory conditions (including contact dermatitis, alopecia, erythema multiforme, pemphigus, bullous pemphigoid, porphyria, pruritus, psoriasis, rosacea, seborrhea, urticaria, xerosis, and more) - Infections (fungus, herpes simplex and zoster, scabies, lice, and warts) - Skin signs in systemic disease (skin tags, cutaneous metastases, xanthomas) - Regional dermatoses (intertrigo, leg ulcers, pressure sores) - Benign tumors (chondrodermatitis, cysts, ganglion, fibrous papule, seborrheic keratoses, lentigines, and benign vascular lesions) - Pre-malignant and malignant tumors (actinic keratoses, angiosarcoma, basal cell carcinoma, dermatofibroma and dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans, intraepidermal neoplasia, Kaposi's sarcoma, keratoacanthoma, lentigo maligna, cutaneous lymphoma, Mycosis fiungoides, melanoma, nevi and moles, and squamous cell carcinoma)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Geriatric dermatology -- Atlases.
Genre/Form Atlas.
Scientific atlases.
Form Electronic book
Author Young, Edward M., Jr. (Edward Medhard), author
ISBN 9781447145790 (electronic bk.)
1447145798 (electronic bk.)