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Dermatopathology Primer of Inflammatory Diseases

1st Edition

By Steven R. Feldman, Omar P. Sangueza, Rita Pichardo-Geisinger, Megan Kinney, Ashley Feneran, Swetha Narahari

CRC Press

94 pages | 357 Color Illus.

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Description

This guide to dermatopathology is a general overview helping readers review the histopathology of dermatological conditions. The book discusses superficial perivascular, interface, spongiotic, and psoriasis form dermatitis. It also examines lymphohistiocytic infiltrate, leukocytoclastic vasculitis, panniculitis, and folliculitis. Additional chapters cover nodular and diffuse dermatitis and bullous and vesicular dermatitis. The book describes the dermatopathology hierarchy infrastructure and provides a glossary of terms. Established practitioners as well as trainees will find this an ideal resource for revision and for recertification in the topic.

Each entry follows a similar format with includes information on epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical features, special studies, and clinical variants, histological features, histological differential and "Good Things to Know."

Reviews

"I can recommend this book to those students planning on entering or beginning a dermatology residency and to seasoned clinicians wanting to refresh their memories."

— Richard L. Spielvogel, MD in SKINmed Dermatology for the Clinician

Table of Contents

Superficial Perivascular Dermatitis

Superficial perivascular dermatitis

Interface dermatitis

Spongiotic dermatitis

Psoriasiform dermatitis

Superficial and Deep Perivascular Dermatitis

Lymphohistiocytic infiltrate

Mixed-cell infiltrate

Vasculitis

Leukocytoclastic vasculitis

Vaso-occlusive vasculitis

Nodular and Diffuse Dermatitis

Nodular (granulomatous) dermatitis

Diffuse (interstitial) dermatitis

Bullous and Vesicular Dermatitis

Intraepidermal

Subepidermal

Without inflammatory cells

With inflammatory cells

Panniculitis

Septal panniculitis

Lobular

Sclerosing Dermatitis

Morphea

Folliculitis

Trichotillomania

Alopecia areata

Central centrifugal scarring alopecia

Androgenetic alopecia

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED000000
MEDICAL / General
MED017000
MEDICAL / Dermatology
MED067000
MEDICAL / Pathology