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Title Cutaneous manifestations of infection in the immunocompromised host / Marc E. Grossman [and others]
Edition 2nd ed
Published New York : Springer, ©2012


Description 1 online resource (xix, 309 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Contents Subcutaneous and deep mycoses -- Hyalohyphomycosis -- Superficial mycoses -- Algae -- Mycobacteria -- Viruses -- Rickettsiae -- Crusted scabies -- Protozoa -- Helminth -- Spirochete -- Gram-Positive bacteria -- Gram-negative bacteria -- Viral related malignancies -- Clues to the diagnosis of skin lesions in the immunocompromised host -- Differential diagnoses
Summary The updated second edition of "Cutaneous Manifestations of Infection in the Immunocompromised Host" is an invaluable reference for physicians and ancillary medical professionals involved in the care of patients with impaired immune systems due to cancer, chemotherapy, systemic steroids and other immunosuppressive drugs, HIV/AIDS or organ transplantation. This volume will help you recognize skin lesions and diagnose their infectious cause
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink; viewed Feb. 29, 2012)
In Springer eBooks
Subject Skin -- Infections -- Atlases
Immunodeficiency -- Complications -- Atlases
Immunocompromised Host
Skin Diseases, Infectious -- diagnosis
Bacteria -- pathogenicity
Fungi -- pathogenicity
Viruses -- pathogenicity
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Skin.
MEDICAL -- Dermatology.
Immunodeficiency -- Complications
Skin -- Infections
Genre/Form atlases.
Scientific atlases
Form Electronic book
Author Grossman, Marc E
LC no. 2011933837
ISBN 9781441915788