2012

Scleroderma

From Pathogenesis to Comprehensive Management

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-5773-3 (Print) 978-1-4419-5774-0 (Online)
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Table of contents (56 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 3-6

      Historical Perspective

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 7-12

      Therapeutic Evolution: A Professor’s View

  3. Epidemiology, Genetics and Classification

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 13-13

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 15-15

      Overview: Epidemiology, Genetics and Classification

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 17-28

      Epidemiology and Environmental Risk Factors

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 29-44

      Genetic Factors

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 45-52

      Disease Subsets in Clinical Practice

    6. Book Chapter

      Pages 53-69

      Evolving Concepts of Diagnosis and Classification

    7. Book Chapter

      Pages 71-81

      Disease Classification Using Molecular Signatures

  4. Scleroderma in Children

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 83-83

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 85-92

      Juvenile Localized Scleroderma

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 93-100

      Juvenile Systemic Sclerosis

  5. Other Fibrosing Skin Conditions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 101-101

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 103-111

      Scleroderma Mimics

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 113-135

      Localized Forms of Scleroderma

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 137-159

      Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis

  6. Pathogenetic Basis

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 161-161

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 163-164

      Overview: Pathogenesis Integrated

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 165-189

      Immunological Mechanisms

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 191-197

      Innate Immunity

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 199-208

      Autoantibodies in Pathogenesis

    6. Book Chapter

      Pages 209-225

      The Clinical Aspects of Autoantibodies

    7. Book Chapter

      Pages 227-246

      Mechanisms of Vascular Disease

    8. Book Chapter

      Pages 247-253

      Vascular Biomarkers

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