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Title Dermatologic ultrasound with clinical and histologic correlations / Ximena Wortsman, editor-in-chief ; Gregor B.E. Jemec, co-editor
Published New York : Springer, [2013]
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Contents Part I. The requisites -- Introduction to color Doppler ultrasound of the skin -- Sonographic anatomy of the skin, appendages, and adjacent structures -- Part II. Clinical applications -- Congenital diseases of the skin -- Inflammatory diseases of the skin -- Common benign non-vascular skin tumors -- The computer-aided diagnosis of soft-tissue tumors using sonographic morphology and texture features -- Hemanglomas and vascular malformations -- Cutaneous vascular tumors -- Skin cancer: the primary tumors -- Contrast enhnaced ultrasound in squamous cell carcinoma -- Locoregional staging of melanoma -- Cutaneous lymphomas -- Anatomy of the face for cosmetic purposes -- Concepts in cosmetic procedures -- Sonography of cosmetic procedures -- Inflammatory diseases of the nail: clinical overview -- Nail tumors: clinical overview -- Sonography of the nail -- Sonography of the scalp and hair -- Conditions that can mimic dermatologic diseases: "simulators" -- Part III. Terms, classifications, and protocols -- Glossary of dermatological terms -- Useful dermatologic classifications -- How to start on skin, mail, and hair ultrasound: guidance and protocols -- Presurgical sonographic assessment of the margins in skin lesions
Summary This book is a comprehensive introduction to ultrasonography of the skin, nails, and scalp as it relates to the assessment and diagnosis of dermatologic diseases. It provides a concise understanding of the diagnosis of dermatologic conditions through extensive high-resolution gray scale and color Doppler ultrasound images and presents classical correlations of clinical dermatologic lesions with sonographic and histologic findings
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Skin -- Ultrasonic imaging.
Scalp -- Ultrasonic imaging.
Skin -- Histology.
Nails (Anatomy) -- Ultrasonic imaging.
Nails (Anatomy) -- Histology.
Scalp -- Histology.
Integumentary System -- ultrasonography.
Form Electronic book
Author Wortsman, Ximena.
Jemec, G. B. E. (Gregor B. E.)
LC no. 2013941862
ISBN 1461471842 (electronic bk.)
9781461471844 (electronic bk.)