An Atlas of Diseases of the Nail (Encyclopedia of Visual Medicine Series)

An Atlas of Diseases of the Nail (Encyclopedia of Visual Medicine Series)

By: Phoebe A. Rich (author), Richard K. Scher (author)Hardback

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Diseases of the nail represent a surprisingly large section of most dermatologists' practice - and can present difficult, sometimes intractable, clinical problems. Co-authored by one of the world's foremost authorities in the field, An Atlas of Diseases of the Nail provides expert and authoritative guidance on all aspects of diagnosis and management. A comprehensive guide to common nail diseases, the book includes anatomy and physiology of the nail unit, paronychia and onycholysis, nail fungal infections, nails in dermatologic diseases, nails in systemic disease, nail cosmetic chemistry, nail cosmetics, clinical aspects, plus the treatment of nail disorders and nail surgery. Examining the nail from every angle, An Atlas of Diseases of the Nail provides you with a visual reference to nail diseases supported by text covering diagnosis and treatment.


Illustrated Nail Anatomy Basic Nail Anatomy and Physiology Nail Unit Blood Supply and Nerves to the Nail Unit Nail Growth and Kinetics Work Up of Nail Conditions History and Examination of the Nail Nail Evaluation Nail Changes in Pediatric Patients Congenital Nail Abnormalities Trachyonychia Management of Onycomycosis in Children Onychomadesis Longitudinal Melanonychia in Children Nail Changes in Systemic Disease Beau's Lines Yellow Nail Syndrome Clubbing Koilonychia Leukonychia Chromonychia Leukonychia Yellow Nails Red Nails Blue Nails Melanonychia Infectious Causes of Nail Disorders Onychomycosis Bacterial Infections of the Nails Viral Causes of Nail Disease Nails in Dermatologic Disease Nail Psoriasis Lichen Planus Alopecia Areata Darier's Disease Nail Cosmetics Problems Associated with the use of Nail Cosmetics Nail Tumors Glomus Tumor Exostosis Fibromas Subungual Melanoma

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781850705956
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 136
  • ID: 9781850705956
  • weight: 726
  • ISBN10: 185070595X

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