Diagnosis and Treatment of Hair Disorders: An Evidence-Based Atlas, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Diagnosis and Treatment of Hair Disorders

An Evidence-Based Atlas, 1st Edition

By Antonella Tosti, Bianca Maria Piraccini

CRC Press

184 pages

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This new atlas provides a differential guide to diagnosis of disorders of the hair, as well as an evidence-based critique of the options for therapy. Covering evaluation methods, it also discusses the whole range of problems with hair, from disease and disorders induced by treatment to problems concerning special groups of patients.

Presenting the latest opinion on management, and extensively illustrated with over 500 color photographs, a range of color drawings, and more than sixty tables, Diagnosis and Treatment of Hair Disorders will be of immense interest and value to all dermatologists.

Table of Contents

1. Normal Hair 2. Evaluation of Hair Loss 3. Disorders of Hair Pigmentation 4. Hair Shaft Disorders 5. Alopecia Areata 6. Androgenetic Alopecia 7. Telogen Effluvium 8. Drug-Induced Abnormalities 9. Hirsutism 10. Hypertrichosis 11. Hair Diseases in Children 12. Hair Diseases in the Elderly 13. Traction Alopecia 14. Scarring Alopecia 15. Infections and Infestations 16. Seborrheic Dermatitis 17. Scalp Psoriasis 18. Scalp Contact Dermatitis 19. Papulopustular Disorders 20. Beard Disorders 21. Ethnic Hair Diseases 22. Hair Cosmetics 23. The Hair in Systemic Disorders 24. Body Hair Disorders

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Dermatology