1st Edition

Atlas of Nail Signs and Disorders with Clinical and Onychoscopic Correlation

    120 Pages 268 Color Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    This atlas allows dermatologists and resident and qualified professionals in other disciplines to reach a quick diagnosis, with a wealth of clinical and dermatoscopic images for convenience.

    Key features:

    • Provides a quick and straightforward guide to diagnosis for medical professionals.
    • Allows residents and professionals in other disciplines easy access to the essential points.
    • Presents the expertise of some of the most eminent international nail specialists.

    First Part: Nail Signs
    1. Anatomy. 2. Nail Matrix Signs. 3. Nail Bed Signs. 4. Nail Plate Signs. 5. Periungual Signs.

    Second Part: Nail Disorders
    6. Acute paronychia. 7. Chronic paronychia. 8. Periungual Eczema. 9. Herpes simplex. 10. Onychomycosis. 11. Nail Psoriasis. 12. Nail Lichen Planus. 13. Lichen Striatus. 14. Trachyonychia. 15. Warts. 16. Bowen disease / Squamous cell carcinoma. 17. Glomus tumors. 18. Acquired digital arteriovenous malformation. 19. Myxoid Pseudocyst. 20. Subungual exostosis. 21. Onychocytic matricoma. 22. Onychomatricoma. 23. Onychopapilloma. 24. Subungual keratoacanthoma. 25. Superficial Acral Fibromyxoma. 26. Ungual Fibrokeratoma. 27. Ungual fibroma. 28. Longitudinal melanonychia. 29. Leishmaniasis. 30. Leprosy. 31. Tungiasis.


    Nilton Di Chiacchio is Head of the Dermatologic Clinic, Hospital do Servidor Público Municipal de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.

    Nilton Gioia Di Chiacchio is a dermatologist at Faculdade de Medicina do ABC, São André, and Hospital do Servidor Público Municipal de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.

    Robertha Carvalho de Nakamura is a dermatologist at Instituto di Dermatologia, Santa Casa da Misericordia, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

    Michela Starace is a dermatologist at IRCCS Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria di Bologna and Assistant Professor at Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Italy.

    Matilde Iorizzo is a dermatologist in private practice (Bellinzona and Lugano, Switzerland); she is also the vice President of the European Nail Society and the Secretary of the International Nail Society.

    Robert Baran is Head of the Nail Disease Center in Cannes, France; Baran and Dawber's Diseases of the Nails and their Management is now in its fifth edition.