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Title Challenging cases in allergic and immunologic diseases of the skin / Massoud Mahmoudi, editor
Published New York : Springer, ©2010

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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 347 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Urticaria -- Cold urticaria -- Contact urticaria syndrome -- Idiopathic angioedema -- Hereditary angioedema -- Stevens-Johnson syndrome/toxic epidermal necrolysis -- Serum sickness and serum sickness-like reaction -- Preservatives -- Allergic contact dermatitis: rubber allergies -- Jewelry: nickel and metal-based allergic contact dermatitis -- Allergic contact dermatitis to fragrances -- Atopic dermatitis -- Allergic reactions affecting mucosal surfaces -- Vasculitis -- Cutaneous mastocytosis -- Cutaneous lupus -- Psoriasis -- Scleroderma -- Autoimmune blistering diseases of the skin and mucous membranes -- Alopecia areata
Summary Challenging Cases in Allergic and Immunologic Diseases of the Skin offers clinicians a wide range of challenging cases that are certain to provide hours of thoughtful and instructive review. Using a case study format and including excellent quality color images, Challenging Cases in Allergic and Immunologic Diseases of the Skin consists of five parts and 20 chapters. The chapters cover such areas as allergic rhinitis, allergic diseases of the eye, drug-induced urticaria, cosmetic allergy, drug allergy, latex allergy, atopic dermatitis, vasculitis, and a range of other commonly seen disorders of the skin. Each chapter comprises at least two cases that are followed by a differential diagnosis, discussion, and five multiple choice questions for thoughtful stimulation and excellent value as a teaching tool. Comprehensive, concise, and well-designed in presentation, Challenging Cases in Allergic and Immunologic Diseases of the Skin is a one-of-a-kind resource that will become a standard resource for all clinicians who care for patients with allergic and immunologic diseases of the skin
Analysis geneeskunde
medicine
volksgezondheid
public health
allergies
dermatologie
dermatology
eerstelijnsgezondheidszorg
primary health care
Medicine (General)
Geneeskunde (algemeen)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
In Springer eBooks
Subject Skin -- Diseases -- Case studies
Skin -- Diseases -- Immunological aspects.
Allergy.
Skin Diseases -- immunology
Hypersensitivity
Skin -- Diseases.
Skin -- Diseases -- Immunological aspects.
Skin diseases -- Immunology.
Hypersensitivity.
Case Reports.
Allergy.
Clinical immunology.
Immunologic diseases.
Medicine.
Médecine.
Skin -- Diseases.
Skin -- Diseases -- Immunological aspects.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Études de cas.
Form Electronic book
Author Mahmoudi, Massoud.
ISBN 9781607612964
1607612968
160761295X
9781607612957