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Skin Diagnostics

Part 2. Photonics for Health Care

12. Dermatology

  1. Martin Kaatz1,
  2. Susaane Lange-Asschenfeldt2,
  3. Joachim Fluhr2,
  4. Johannes Martin Köhler3

Published Online: 1 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9783527643981.bphot058

Handbook of Biophotonics

Handbook of Biophotonics

How to Cite

Kaatz, M., Lange-Asschenfeldt, S., Fluhr, J. and Köhler, J. M. 2013. Skin Diagnostics. Handbook of Biophotonics. 2:12:51:775–803.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Friedrich Schiller University Hospital Jena, Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Jena, Germany

  2. 2

    Department of Dermatology, Venerology and Allergology, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany

  3. 3

    University Hospital Jena, Department of Dermatology, Jena, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2013

Abstract

The sections in this article are

  • Introduction
  • Dermoscopy
    • Technical Principle and Development
    • Applications
      • Pigmented Skin Lesions
      • Non-Pigmented Skin Lesions
    • Conclusion
  • Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT)
    • Technical Principle and Development
    • Applications
      • Skin Tumors
      • Inflammatory Skin Diseases
      • Wound Healing
      • Bullous Skin Disorders
      • Other
    • Conclusion
  • Laser Doppler Imaging
    • Technical Principle and Development
    • Applications
      • Skin Tumors
      • Inflammatory Skin Diseases
      • Microcirculation of Chronic Wounds
      • Collagenosis and Rheumatic Diseases
    • Conclusion
  • Confocal Laser Scanning Microscopy (CLSM)
    • Technical Principle and Development
    • Applications
      • Topography of Normal Skin
      • Skin Tumors
      • Vascular Skin Lesions
      • Inflammatory Skin Diseases
      • Infections
      • Drug Delivery
    • Conclusion
  • Multiphoton Laser Imaging
    • Technical Principle and Development
    • Applications
      • Topography of Normal Skin
      • Skin Tumors
      • Skin Aging
      • Drug Delivery
    • Conclusion
  • Raman Spectroscopy
    • Technical Principle and Development
    • Applications
      • Molecular Structure of Normal Skin
      • Inflammatory Skin Diseases
  • Conclusion
  • Acknowledgement

Keywords:

  • skin diagnostics;
  • biophotonics;
  • dermoscopy;
  • optical coherence tomography;
  • laser Doppler imaging;
  • confocal laser scanning microscopy;
  • multiphoton laser imaging;
  • Raman spectroscopy