Nails: Diagnosis, Therapy, Surgery

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Richard K. Scher, C. Ralph Daniel
Elsevier Saunders, 2005 - Medical - 324 pages
The thoroughly updated 3rd Edition of this highly regarded text continues to provide the latest therapeutic and surgical information on nail disease. A new signs-oriented section guides you to disease-specific information and simplifies diagnosis. The new, streamlined format includes bullet lists cross-references "Therapy" and Key points" highlights for easy reference and full-color artwork throughout, as well as a larger page size that accommodates bigger photographs. In addition, many illustrations have been added to elucidate complex basic science.

  • Provides the most reliable and comprehensive treatment information available-fully revised to include the latest therapeutic and surgical knowledge.
  • Uses a disease-oriented chapter format.


  • Presents a new signs-oriented section that quickly guides you to disease-specific information.
  • Provides new coverage of the diagnosis and treatment of onycholysis and chronic paronychia.
  • Ranks therapy according to the available evidence, allowing you to treat your patients with confidence.
  • Includes essential new information on genetics and future developments.
  • Features outstanding new full-color photographs and illustrations-many new to this edition-that clearly depict nail disease and basic science concepts.
  • Uses a more streamlined format for easier readability and access to important points.
  • Features 4 new associate editors, presenting fresh perspectives and new, expert contributions to nail disease and treatment.


With 4 additional associate editors and 15 contributing experts.

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Contents

SECTION TWO THE NORMAL NAlL
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SECTION THREE DIAGNOSTIC TECHNIQUES
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subungual osteoarthritic exostosis
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