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Pathophysiology and Treatment, 2nd Edition

Edited by Mitchel P. Goldman, Doris Hexsel

CRC Press

216 pages | 189 Color Illus. | 33 B/W Illus.

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Hardback: 9781439802717
pub: 2010-04-26
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It is estimated that 80 percent of women have some degree of cellulite. Although there are no permanent solutions for cellulite, dermatologists recognize that this is an issue of importance for many women. This guide reviews current research on the pathophysiology and treatment of cellulite, as well as the many recent developments in medical therapy, liposculpture, and pharmacy to combat the appearance of cellulite in the female figure.

Table of Contents

Social Impact of Cellulite and Its Impact on Quality of Life. Diagnosis: Definition, Clinical Aspects, Associated Conditions and Differential Diagnosis. Anatomy and Matrix. Pathophysiology. Diagnostic Techniques. Cellulite Characterization by Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Classification of Cellulite. Treatment: Medical Therapy. Topical Treatments. Endermologie. Triactive. Carboxitherapy. Liposculpture. Subcision. Mesotherapy. DermoElectroPoration Treatment. Beauty Tec Treatment.

About the Series

Basic and Clinical Dermatology

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Dermatology
MEDICAL / Surgery / Plastic & Cosmetic