Mucocutaneous Manifestations of Viral Diseases: An Illustrated Guide to Diagnosis and Management, 2nd Edition (Hardback) book cover

Mucocutaneous Manifestations of Viral Diseases

An Illustrated Guide to Diagnosis and Management, 2nd Edition

Edited by Stephen Tyring, Angela Yen Moore, Omar Lupi

CRC Press

586 pages | 500 Color Illus.

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Description

Expertly distinguish viral diseases from other infectious or noninfectious diseases and choose the most effective treatment with this definitive Second Edition.

The only existing text to address issues of skin manifestations of viral disease, Mucocutaneous Manifestations of Viral Diseases explores the diagnosis, treatment, and pathogenesis of viral diseases that infiltrate the skin and affiliated mucous membranes.

Readers will find new information on:

  • the new controversial HPV vaccines
  • the latest laboratory finding
  • diseases previously known only in developing countrie
  • ocular and oral manifestations of viral diseas
  • manifestations of prion infection
  • common diseases (all variations of human herpes, hepatitis, pox, etc.
  • rare diseases (Crimean-Congo virus, Junin, Dengue fever, etc.)

Organized by specific disease, each chapter in this user-friendly text includes:

  • a timeline of infection and pathogenesis of the diseas
  • a brief taxonomy and history of the diseas
  • tabular information to be used for quick reference by the physician
  • color illustrations of epidermal and cellular manifestation
  • methods of differential diagnosi
  • disease incidence among gender and age groups by geographical regio
  • specific antiviral and prophylaxis recommendations
  • laboratory findings and lab tests used to confirm diagnosis and specific antiviral drugs and vaccines
  • treatment/prophylaxis methods

Reviews

Praise for the First Edition

"The extensive collection of color photographs is the highlight of this book… a clearly written and well-illustrated single-volume textbook… ideal for hospitalists, dermatologists, infectious-disease specialists, pediatricians, internists, and family practitioners"

New England Journal of Medicine

"It was a pleasure to review this profusely illustrated, state-of-the-art virology textbook that was written and edited by an impressive field of experts. This book, which covers the range of dermatological and mucosal manifestations of viral diseases, will appeal to a wide audience of readers including dermatologists, paediatricians, pathologists, and general medicine physicians… The clinical information and the high quality photographs will make this textbook an enduring addition to any personal or institutional medical library"

Journal of the American Academy Dermatology

Table of Contents

Cutaneous Virology, Stephen K Tyring

Cutaneous Resistance to Viral Infections, Melissa C Morgan, Rashid M Rashid, and Stephen K Tyring

Poxviruses, Jessica Clark and Dayna Diven

Herpes Simplex Viruses, Richard J Whitley and John W Gnann Jr

Varicella-Zoster Virus, Rosella Creed, Anita Satyaprakash, and Stephen K Tyring

Epstein-Barr Virus, S David Hudnall and Angela Yen Moore

Cytomegalovirus, Istvan Boldogh, Janak A Patel, Stephen K Tyring, and Tasnee Chonmaitree

Human Herpesvirus 6, Jing Feng Gill and Angela Yen Moore

Human Herpesvirus 7, Jing Feng Gill and Angela Yen Moore

Human Herpesvirus 8, S David Hudnall, Angela Yen Moore, and Stephen K Tyring

Cercopithecine Herpesvirus 1 (Herpes B), L Katie Morrison, Beau Willison, Natalia Mendoza, and Stephen Tyring

Human Papillomaviruses, Anita Satyaprakash and Claire Mansur

Parvovirus B19, Alexandre Carlos Gripp, Elisa Fontenelle, and Karen Wiss

Cutaneous Manifestations of HIV Infection, Melissa C Morgan, Brenda L Bartlett, Clay J Cockerell, and Philip R Cohen

Human T-Lymphotropic Virus 1, Francisco Bravo and Kristien Verdonck

Reoviridae, Brenda L Bartlett and Stephen K Tyring

Paramyxoviruses, Thais Sakuma, Daniel Coimbra, Vera Y Soong, and Tricia J Brown

Filoviruses: Pathology and Eff ects on the Innate Immune Response, Ramin Mollaaghababa Hakami and Derron A Alves

Filoviruses: Clinical Manifestations, Dieudonné Nkoghe, Eric Leroy, Médard Toung Mve, and Jean Paul Gonzalez

Bunyaviruses, Omar Lupi, Cinthia Diniz, Fabiana de Carvalho Serra, and Elba Regina Sampaio de Lemos

Arenaviruses, Omar Lupi, Cinthia Diniz, Fabiana de Carvalho Serra, and Elba Regina Sampaio de Lemos

Enteroviruses, Kelly B Conner and Stephen K Tyring

Flaviviruses, Omar Lupi and Carlos Gustavo Carneiro

Togaviruses, William R Faber, Henry JC de Vries, and Stephen K Tyring

Hepatitis Viruses, Catherine C Newman and John J Poterucha

Orions, Omar Lupi

Oral Manifestations of Viral Diseases, Juan F Yepes

Ocular Manifestations of Viral Diseases, Alay S Banker, Urvashi Goja, and Deepa A Banker

Index

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED017000
MEDICAL / Dermatology
MED022090
MEDICAL / Infectious Diseases