- Features new content outline boxes for faster navigation, hundreds more clinical images, and authors' tips for the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric skin diseases.
- Contains updated, evidence-based guidance and the latest drug developments and disease classifications.
- Provides a careful balance of narrative text, useful tables, and 1,300 high-quality clinical photographs, helping you recognize virtually any skin condition you're likely to see.
- Includes a greatly expanded discussion of atopic dermatitis and psoriasis and new therapeutic approaches for treating genetic disorders and systemic diseases such as ichthyoses and rheumatologic disorders.
- Discusses new tests for subclassifying disease, such as the myositis-specific antibodies of juvenile dermatomyositis, genotyping, and immunophenotypes of inflammatory skin disorders.
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Table of Contents
Chapter 1 - An Overview of Dermatologic Diagnosis
Chapter 2 - Cutaneous Disorders of the Newborn
Chapter 3 - Eczematous Eruptions in Childhood
Chapter 4 - Papulosquamous and Related Disorders
Chapter 5 - Hereditary Disorders of Cornification
Chapter 6 - Hereditary Disorders of the Dermis
Chapter 7 - Disorders of Hair and Nails
Chapter 8 - Disorders of the Sebaceous and Sweat Glands
Chapter 9 - Cutaneous Tumors and Tumor Syndromes
Chapter 10 - Histiocytoses and Malignant Skin Diseases
Chapter 11 - Disorders of Pigmentation
Chapter 12 - Vascular Disorders of Infancy and Childhood
Chapter 13 - Bullous Disorders of Childhood
Chapter 14 - Bacterial, Mycobacterial, and Protozoal Infections of the Skin
Chapter 15 - Viral Diseases of the Skin
Chapter 16 - Exanthematous Diseases of Childhood
Chapter 17 - Skin Disorders due to Fungi
Chapter 18 - Infestations, Bites, and Stings
Chapter 19 - Photosensitivity and Photoreactions
Chapter 20 - The Hypersensitivity Syndromes
Chapter 21 - Vasculitic Disorders
Chapter 22 - Collagen Vascular Disorders
Chapter 23 - Endocrine Disorders and the Skin
Chapter 24 - Inborn Errors of Metabolism
Chapter 25 - Skin Signs of Other Systemic Diseases
Chapter 26 - Abuse and Factitial Disorders