1. Inflammatory Dermatoses

  1. Neil H. Cox BSc, MBChB, FRCP (Lond & Edin)1 and
  2. John S. C. English MBBS, FRCP2

Published Online: 21 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444329865.ch1

British Association of Dermatologists' Management Guidelines

British Association of Dermatologists' Management Guidelines

How to Cite

Cox, N. H. and English, J. S. C. (eds) (2011) Inflammatory Dermatoses, in British Association of Dermatologists' Management Guidelines, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444329865.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Cumberland Infirmary, Carlisle, UK

  2. 2

    Nottingham University Hospital, Nottingham, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAR 2011
  2. Published Print: 16 MAR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444335521

Online ISBN: 9781444329865

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Keywords:

  • inflammatory dermatoses;
  • British Association of Dermatologists (BAD) - guidelines on seven inflammatory dermatoses;
  • lack of utility, for treating dermatoses - as vitiligo and AA, unearthed by guidelines;
  • alopecia areata - chronic inflammatory disease;
  • bullous pemphigoid (BP) - most common autoimmune blistering disease;
  • Lichen sclerosus (LS) – relatively common dermatosis;
  • contact dermatitis - classified into reaction types;
  • Pemphigus vulgaris - an acquired autoimmune disease;
  • urticaria – acute or episodic ordinary urticaria;
  • vitiligo – disease resulting in depigmented areas in skin

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Alopecia areata

  • Bullous pemphigoid

  • Contact dermatitis

  • Lichen sclerosus

  • Pemphigus vulgaris

  • Urticaria

  • Vitiligo