Skin Cancer: Recognition and Management, Second Edition

Skin Cancer: Recognition and Management, Second Edition

Author(s): Robert A. Schwartz

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

Print ISBN: 9781405159616

Online ISBN: 9780470696347

DOI: 10.1002/9780470696347

About this Book

The second edition of Skin Cancer: Recognition and Management is a definitive clinical reference which comprehensively examines the wide range of premalignant and malignant cutaneous disorders, including melanoma, Kaposi's sarcoma and other sarcomas, cutaneous lymphoma, cutaneous metastatic disease and cutaneous markers of internal malignancy, with emphasis on the most recent advances in diagnosis and management.


Fully revised and expanded, this new edition now includes full colour photographs and illustrations throughout to aid recognition and diagnosis, and covers the latest developments and treatment modalities. New chapters include:


  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Dermoscopy


Skin Cancer: Recognition and Management is a definitive clinical reference for dermatologists, oncologists, residents and any medical practitioner with an interest in skin cancer.

Table of contents

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    2. Chapter 11

      Melanoma (pages 152–199)

      Philip J. Cohen, Maja A. Hofmann, Wolfram Sterry and Robert A. Schwartz

    3. Chapter 12

      Dermoscopy for Skin Cancer (pages 200–219)

      Giuseppe Micali, Francesco Lacarrubba, Beatrice Nardone and Robert A. Schwartz

    4. Chapter 21

      Curettage and Electrodesiccation (pages 367–375)

      Sharyn A. Laughlin, Denis K. Dudley and Robert A. Schwartz

    5. Chapter 28

      Cutaneous Cancer and Radiotherapy (pages 449–461)

      Thomas N. Helm, Klaus Helm, Kyu H. Shin and Robert A. Schwartz

    6. Chapter 31

      Treatment of Melanoma (pages 477–507)

      Maja A. Hofmann, Wolfram Sterry and Robert A. Schwartz

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