Essentials in Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology

Essentials in Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology

By: Ramesh Bansal (author)Paperback

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This book provides all essentials for learning dermatology, venereology and leprosy to undergraduates and PG aspirants. The text is presented in a bulleted format. A simplified concept has been given with more than 600 clinical photographs, over 100 illustrations and histological representations of various skin diseases and their presentation. Footnotes that elaborate certain words of text is the special feature of this book. Many flow charts and tables have been added for a quick grasp of the related topic. Differential diagnosis of important diseases has been given to aid the budding doctors in proper patient evaluation. Every disease condition is well explained with its epidemiology, etiology, clinical features, differential diagnosis, laboratory abnormalities, investigations, management and treatment. Brief descriptions of all dermatologic lesions has been highlighted in coloured boxes for easy learning. The book consists of 25 chapters in five section: dermatology, venereology, leprosy, cosmetology and Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome. Chapters on cosmetic dermatology and dermatosurgery, lasers in dermatology, psychosexual dysfunctions, HIV infection and AIDS have been included keeping in mind the recent developments. Essential preparation guide for those appearing in various PG entrance examinations.

About Author

Ramesh Bansal MBBS, MD (Skin, VD and Leprosy) Ex-Registrar, Department of Skin, VD, Leprosy, Pt. Bhagwat Dayal Sharma, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak, Haryana, India


Section 1: Dermatology. 1. Structure of Human Skin 2. Approach to Diagnosis in Dermatology 3. Scabies and Pediculosis 4. Viral Infections 5. Bacterial Infections 6. Fungal Infections 7. Tuberculosis of Skin 8. Eczemas 9. Genetics and Genetic Diseases 10. Vesiculobullous Diseases. 11. Genetic Blistering Diseases 12. Erythema Multiforme, Steven-Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis 13. Psoriasis 14. Lichen Planus 15. Diseases of Connective Tissue 16. Diseases of Sebaceous Glands 17. Diseases of Hair 18. Diseases of Nails 19. Diseases of Sweat Glands 20. Diseases of Pigmentation 21. Urticaria and Pruritus 22. Drug Reactions 23. Nevi and Skin Tumors 24. Miscellaneous Cutaneous Diseases - Hypertrophic Scars and Keloids - Callosities - Purpura - Disorders due to Cold - Metabolic Disorders - Dermatosis of Pregnancy - Paederus Dermatitis - Psychosexual Dysfunctions - Psychocutaneous Disorders - Disorders of Keratinization 25. Glucorticosteroids Section 2: Venereology. 26. Sexually Transmitted Diseases Section 3: Leprology. 27. Leprosy Section 4: Cosmetology. 28. Cosmetology and Dermatosurgery 29. Lasers in dermatology Section 5: Acquired Immunodeficiency.Syndrome (Aids). 30. HIV infection and AIDS Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9789350257203
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 564
  • ID: 9789350257203
  • ISBN10: 9350257203

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