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Dermatopathology

  • R. Cerio

Part of the Current Topics in Pathology book series (CT PATHOLOGY, volume 94)

About this book

Introduction

Dermatopathology is evolving as a significant subspecialty. In most instances, the increasing workload may be readily dealt with by the experienced pathologist. Many dramatic changes, however, have occured in dermatopathology which necessitate a review in a number of areas. This volume provides such a review of selected topics. The contributions by internationally recognized experts deal with the impact of HIV on the skin, the application of molecular techniques in infection, the understanding of fibrohistiocytic tumours, differentiating Spitz from Spitzoid melanomas and toxic epidermal necrolysis from graft-versus-host disease, as well as the recognition and updated classification of primary lymphomas. This text is undoubtedly valuable to histopathologists and dermatologists who, often together, diagnose, manage and provide therapy in this exciting medical field.

Keywords

Dermatopathologie Dermatoses Haut Skin Pathology dermatopathology dermatose differential diagnosis histopathology infection lymphoma melanoma pathology skin therapy tumor

Editors and affiliations

  • R. Cerio
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Morbid Anatomy and HistopathologyThe Royal London HospitalWhitechapel, LondonGreat Britain

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-59552-3
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2001
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-64024-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-59552-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0070-2188
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