Chapter 10. Diabetes and the Skin

  1. Kenneth M. Shaw2 and
  2. Michael H. Cummings3
  1. Adam Haworth

Published Online: 4 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470865814.ch10

Diabetes: Chronic Complications

Diabetes: Chronic Complications

How to Cite

Haworth, A. (2005) Diabetes and the Skin, in Diabetes: Chronic Complications (eds K. M. Shaw and M. H. Cummings), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470865814.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Queen Alexandra Hospital, Cosham, Portsmouth, Hampshire PO6 3LY, UK

  2. 3

    Academic Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Queen Alexandra Hospital, Southwick Hill Road, Cosham, Portsmouth, Hampshire PO6 3LY, UK

Author Information

  1. Department of Dermatology, St Mary's Hospital, Milton Road, Portsmouth PO3 6AD, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 MAY 2006
  2. Published Print: 19 AUG 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470865798

Online ISBN: 9780470865811

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Keywords:

  • diabetes and skin;
  • necrobiotic disorders;
  • Granuloma annulare (GA);
  • necrobiosis lipoidica;
  • acanthosis nigricans;
  • Eruptive xanthomata;
  • scleroderma-like syndrome;
  • bullosis diabeticorum;
  • glucagonoma syndrome;
  • ultraviolet treatment

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Necrobiotic disorders

  • Necrobiosis lipoidica

  • Acanthosis nigricans

  • Eruptive xanthomata

  • Diabetic thick skin

  • Diabetic dermopathy

  • Bullosis diabeticorum

  • Infections

  • Perforating disorders

  • Glucagonoma syndrome

  • Vitiligo

  • Dermatological definitions

  • Dermatological therapeutics