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Author Krause, Walter (Walter K. H.)

Title Cutaneous manifestations of endocrine diseases / by Walter K.H. Krause ; with the cooperation of Nathalie Stutz ; foreword by Serge Jabbour
Published Berlin : Springer, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 197 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Posterior pituitary hormone, diabetes insipidus -- Anterior pituitary hormones -- Thyroid hormones -- Disorders of calcium homoeostasis -- Adrenocortical hormones -- Endocrine hypertension, pheochromocytoma -- Androgens -- Estrogens -- Gestagens -- Diabetes mellitus and glucagonoma -- Obesity -- Intestinal hormones -- Polyendocrine disorders -- Genetic syndromes including endocrinopathies -- Endocrine cells of the skin
Summary Skin lesions are often the first sign for an endocrine disease. Their description is thus of relevance for early diagnosis and treatment of endocrine disease for specialists in endocrinology as well as in dermatology. This book describes the clinical and histological features of skin lesions observed in endocrine diseases
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Cutaneous manifestations of general diseases.
Endocrine glands -- Diseases -- Diagnosis.
Skin -- Diseases -- Endocrine aspects.
Endocrine System Diseases -- diagnosis.
Skin Manifestations.
Form Electronic book
Author Stutz, Nathalie.
ISBN 3540883673