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A Clinician's Guide to Pemphigus Vulgaris

  • Provides insight and treatment options alongside dozens of high quality photographs of the disease at all stages, illustrations, and clinical tables

  • Gives dermatologists, dermatology residents, and primary care physicians a deeper insight into Pemphigus Vulgaris

  • Topics covered include categories of the disorder, clinical symptoms, diagnosis and treatment, and six recent clinical research studies about the disease

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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Overview of Disorder

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Pooya Khan Mohammad Beigi
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    7. Pooya Khan Mohammad Beigi
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    9. Pooya Khan Mohammad Beigi
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  3. Pathology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 41-41
    2. Pooya Khan Mohammad Beigi
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  4. Clinical Research 1

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 51-51
    2. Pooya Khan Mohammad Beigi
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    3. Pooya Khan Mohammad Beigi
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  5. Clinical Research 2

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 77-77

About this book

Introduction

This book, summarizing much of what is known about pemphigus vulgaris, features topics including categories of the disorder, clinical symptoms, diagnosis and treatment, and six recent clinical research studies about the disease. Giving dermatologists, dermatology residents, and primary care physicians a deeper insight into pemphigus vulgaris, a rare autoimmune disease characterized by blisters and rosision on the skin and mucous membranes, A Clinician's Guide to Pemphigus Vulgaris provides insight and treatment options alongside dozens of high quality photographs, illustrations, and clinical tables detailing the disease at all stages. The text also provides over 20 clinical case photos of patients exhibiting symptoms.​

Keywords

dermatology pemphigus vulgaris bullous disease epidemiology etiology of pemphigus vulgaris

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Misdiagnosis Association & SocietySeattleUSA

About the authors

Pooya Khan Mohammad Beigi, MD, MSc is a Clinical Research Fellow at the Child & Family Research Institute affiliated with the University of British Columbia (Vancouver, BC, Canada) and Grace Medical Centre. He is the proud President/Owner of the NWM Medical Clinic (Vancouver, BC, Canada) as well as the Founder/CEO of the Misdiagnosis Association and Society (Seattle, WA, USA), and Founder/CEO of the Father Medical Charity based in Vancouver, Canada. About the Author

Dr. Beigi established the Misdiagnosis Association and Society with the aim of collecting and preparing the most comprehensive databases of misdiagnosed cases and conducting related medical research studies, in collaboration with health organizations, universities, clinics, professors, and physicians from all around the world. He aims to diminish and ultimately solve the problem of misdiagnosis through meticulous research and collaboration with the world’s health systems. 

Furthermore, he founded the Father Medical Charity with the goal of helping patients in need, especially those in underdeveloped countries. This charity collaborates with many physicians and nurses employed in underdeveloped countries. These professionals identify patients in need and refer them to this medical charity to receive the necessary medications or facilitate treatments. 

He is the author of multiple scientific articles in different journals and medical textbooks released with Springer including Acrodermatitis Enteropathica: A Clinician’s Guide and A Clinician’s Guide to Mycosis Fungoides.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title A Clinician's Guide to Pemphigus Vulgaris
  • Authors Pooya Khan Mohammad Beigi
  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-67759-0
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-67758-3
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-67759-0
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XXI, 188
  • Number of Illustrations 2 b/w illustrations, 104 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Dermatology
    Primary Care Medicine
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