Atlas of Geriatric Dermatology

  • Robert A. Norman
  • Edward M. Young, Jr

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiv
  2. Introduction to Geriatric Dermatology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Robert A. Norman, Edward M. Young Jr
      Pages 3-17
  3. Inflammatory Conditions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 19-19
    2. Robert A. Norman, Edward M. Young Jr
      Pages 21-28
    3. Robert A. Norman, Edward M. Young Jr
      Pages 29-36
    4. Robert A. Norman, Edward M. Young Jr
      Pages 37-42
    5. Robert A. Norman, Edward M. Young Jr
      Pages 43-46
    6. Robert A. Norman, Edward M. Young Jr
      Pages 47-50
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      Pages 51-53
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      Pages 55-66
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      Pages 67-69
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      Pages 71-75
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      Pages 77-81
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      Pages 83-95
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      Pages 97-102
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      Pages 103-109
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      Pages 111-112
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      Pages 113-117
    17. Robert A. Norman, Edward M. Young Jr
      Pages 119-127

About this book

Introduction

This is a comprehensive, practical, densely illustrated diagnostic and therapeutic guide for all geriatric dermatology providers. The book comprises 50 chapters and over 600 color photographs on topics ranging from common conditions such as basal cell carcinoma, rosacea, and seborrheic dermatitis to unusual conditions such as angiosarcoma, dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans, and porphyria cutanea tarda.

Sections include:

- Inflammatory conditions (including contact dermatitis, alopecia, erythema multiforme, pemphigus, bullous pemphigoid, porphyria, pruritus, psoriasis, rosacea, seborrhea, urticaria, xerosis, and more)

- Infections (fungus, herpes simplex and zoster, scabies, lice, and warts)

- Skin signs in systemic disease (skin tags, cutaneous metastases, xanthomas)

- Regional dermatoses (intertrigo, leg ulcers, pressure sores)

- Benign tumors (chondrodermatitis, cysts, ganglion, fibrous papule, seborrheic keratoses, lentigines, and benign vascular lesions)

- Pre-malignant and malignant tumors (actinic keratoses, angiosarcoma, basal cell carcinoma, dermatofibroma and dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans, intraepidermal neoplasia, Kaposi's sarcoma, keratoacanthoma, lentigo maligna, cutaneous lymphoma, Mycosis fiungoides, melanoma, nevi and moles, and squamous cell carcinoma)

Keywords

Geriatric Dermatolgy

Authors and affiliations

  • Robert A. Norman
    • 1
  • Edward M. Young, Jr
    • 2
  1. 1.TampaUSA
  2. 2.TarzanaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4471-4579-0
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4471-4578-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4471-4579-0
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