Atlas and Synopsis of Lever's Histopathology of the Skin

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2013 - Medical - 531 pages
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Written for trainees as well as experienced dermatopathologists, this 3rd edition of the Atlas And Synopsis Of Lever's Histopathology Of The Skin provides a systematic approach to diagnosing skin diseases.

Classifying skin diseases by location, reaction patterns, and cell type if applicable, this new edition greatly improves the ability of the reader to recognize a wide variety of skin diseases and help in the development of differential diagnoses. Written to be a useful reference tool and teaching aid rather than a comprehensive textbook, this guide will aid dermatopathologists of all experience levels in the understanding of cutaneous reaction patterns and diagnosis.

 FEATURES

* Expanded table of contents -- key to the skin disease classification system

* Sections are color-coded for ease of reference throughout book

* New tables compare "lookalike" diseases

* Over 1600 color images

* Each disease illustrated with multiple color photomicrographs

* Online image bank

 

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Contents

Disorders Mostly Limited to the Epidermis and Stratum Corneum
1
Localized or Diffuse Hyperpigmentations
10
Localized Superficial Epidermal or Melanocytic Proliferations
17
A Localized Irregular Thickening of the Epidermis
18
Superficial Melanocytic Proliferations
25
Localized Lesions With Elongated Rete Ridges
35
Localized Lesions With Pagetoid Epithelial
44
Disorders of the Superficial Cutaneous Reactive Unit
73
F Superficial Dermatitis With Lichenoid Infiltrates
126
H Superficial Dermatitis With Interface Vacuoles
147
References
156
Acantholytic Vesicular and Pustular Disorders
159
2a Intraspinous Spongiosis Eosinophils Present
169
ParaneoplasticPemphigus
180
E SubepidermalVesicular Dermatitis
190
Perivascular Diffuse and Granulomatous Infiltrates of the Reticular Dermis
209

1 SquamousDifferentiation 62 InvertedFollicularKeratosis 62 2 Basaloid Differentiation 63 BasalCellCarcinoma 63 G SuperficialPolypoid Lesions 66...
99
Psoriasiform Dermatitis
109
Tumors and Cysts of the Dermis and Subcutis
311
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