General Dermatology

  1. Margaret W. Mann MD1,
  2. David R. Berk MD2,
  3. Daniel L. Popkin MD, PhD3 and
  4. Susan J. Bayliss MD2

Published Online: 12 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444308112.ch1

Handbook of Dermatology: A Practical Manual

Handbook of Dermatology: A Practical Manual

How to Cite

Mann, M. W., Berk, D. R., Popkin, D. L. and Bayliss, S. J. (2009) General Dermatology, in Handbook of Dermatology: A Practical Manual, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444308112.ch1

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Dermatology, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California, USA

  2. 2

    Division of Dermatology, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri, USA

  3. 3

    Department of Immunology, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 20 MAR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405181105

Online ISBN: 9781444308112

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Keywords:

  • general dermatology and medical dermatology;
  • dermatologic differential algorithm;
  • aphthosis classification and workup;
  • lupus erythematosus;
  • systemic lupus erythematosus criteria;
  • vasculitis;
  • bullous disorders;
  • dermoscopy;
  • melanoma – treatment guidelines;
  • CTCL Classification - MF (TNMB) staging

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Work-up Quick Reference

  • The Dermatologic Differential Algorithm

  • Alopecia Work-Up

  • Aphthosis Classification and Workup

  • Amyloidoses

  • Xanthomas

  • Hyperlipoproteinemias: Fredrickson Classification

  • Histiocytosis

  • Lupus Erythematosus

  • Antinuclear Antibodies

  • Autoantibodies in Connective Tissue Diseases

  • Vasculitis

  • Cryoglobulinemia

  • CTCL Classification

  • Cutaneous B-cell Lymphoma

  • Monoclonal Gammopathies

  • Melanoma - Classification

  • Infectious Disease

  • Immunology

  • Bullous Disorders

  • Glands

  • Disorders or Drugs Associated with Skeletal, Ocular, and/or Nail Findings

  • Dermatoses of Pregnancy

  • Neonatal Vesiculopustular Eruptions

  • Genital Ulcers

  • Common Contact Allergens

  • Vitamin Deficiencies/Hypervitaminoses

  • Genodermatoses

  • Dermoscopy

  • Pathology