An Atlas of Hair Pathology with Clinical Correlations (2nd Revised edition)

An Atlas of Hair Pathology with Clinical Correlations (2nd Revised edition)

By: Eleanor Knopp (author), Leonard C. Sperling (author), Shawn E. Cowper (author), Eleanor A. Knopp (author)Hardback

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Diagnosing and treating hair disorders is still a subject that is rarely or only superficially covered in residency training. Hence, dermatopathologists and clinical dermatologists often find a gap in their knowledge. A new edition of an acclaimed text, An Atlas of Hair Pathology with Clinical Correlations, Second Edition bridges this gap and serves as a primer, an atlas, and a reference. Features: * Supplies basic information on anatomy * Examines clinical features that provide a clinical / pathological correlation * Details the practical processes of evaluating specimens * Includes new photographs demonstrating basic and advanced histologic features of hair disease * Explores several new diagnoses Disorders in this edition include senescent balding, loose anagen hair syndrome, psoriatic alopecia, and psoriatic alopecia, and chemotherapy-induced alopecia. The book also contains a glossary of terms related to hair pathology.

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About Author

Leonard C Sperling:, MD, COL, MC USA, Professor of Dermatology and Pathology Chair of Dermatology at the Uniformed Services University Bethesda, Maryland, USA Shawn Cooper: MD Department of Dermatology Yale University New Haven, Connecticut, USA Eleanor Knopp: MD Department of Dermatology Yale University New Haven, Connecticut, USA

Contents

Using this Book Specimen Acquisition, Handling, and Processing Normal Hair Anatomy and Architecture Evaluating and Describing Transverse (Horizontal) Sections Classification of Hair Disease Distinctive or Critical Histological Features and Associated Diseases Clinical Correlation Senescent Balding ('Senile Alopecia') Androgenetic Alopecia Telogen Effluvium Trichotillomania Traction Alopecia Postoperative (Pressure-Induced) Alopecia Temporal Triangular Alopecia Alopecia Areata Psoriatic Alopecia Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha Inhibitor Associated Psoriaform Alopecia (Drug-induced Psoriaform Alopecia) Syphilitic Alopecia Non-scarring Alopecia from SLE Loose Anagen Hair Syndrome Central, Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia Acne Keloidis Folliculitis Decalvans Tufted folliculitis Lichen Planopilaris Frontal Fibrosing Alopecia Chronic Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus Dissecting Cellulitis of the Scalp Erosive Pustular Dermatosis Brocq's Alopecia (Pseudopelade of Brocq) and End-stage Cicatricial Alopecia Aplasia Cutis Congenita of the Scalp Tinea Capitis Trichodysplasia of Immunosuppression Chemotherapy-induced Alopecia Overview of Hair Shaft Disorders Glossary of Hair Pathology Terms

Product Details

  • publication date: 24/05/2012
  • ISBN13: 9781841847337
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 216
  • ID: 9781841847337
  • weight: 997
  • ISBN10: 184184733X
  • edition: 2nd Revised edition

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