This guide to dermatopathology is a general overview helping readers review the histopathology of dermatological conditions. The book discusses superficial perivascular, interface, spongiotic, and psoriasis form dermatitis. It also examines lymphohistiocytic infiltrate, leukocytoclastic vasculitis, panniculitis, and folliculitis. Additional chapters cover nodular and diffuse dermatitis and bullous and vesicular dermatitis. The book describes the dermatopathology hierarchy infrastructure and provides a glossary of terms. Established practitioners as well as trainees will find this an ideal resource for revision and for recertification in the topic.
Each entry follows a similar format with includes information on epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical features, special studies, and clinical variants, histological features, histological differential and Good Things to Know.
Steven R. Feldman
, Omar P. Sangueza
, Rita Pichardo-Geisinger
, Megan Kinney
, Ashley Feneran
Apple Academic Press Inc.
Country of Publication:
03 December 2013
Professional and scholarly
Superficial Perivascular Dermatitis Superficial perivascular dermatitis Interface dermatitis Spongiotic dermatitis Psoriasiform dermatitis Superficial and Deep Perivascular Dermatitis Lymphohistiocytic infiltrate Mixed-cell infiltrate Vasculitis Leukocytoclastic vasculitis Vaso-occlusive vasculitis Nodular and Diffuse Dermatitis Nodular (granulomatous) dermatitis Diffuse (interstitial) dermatitis Bullous and Vesicular Dermatitis Intraepidermal Subepidermal Without inflammatory cells With inflammatory cells Panniculitis Septal panniculitis Lobular Sclerosing Dermatitis Morphea Folliculitis Trichotillomania Alopecia areata Central centrifugal scarring alopecia Androgenetic alopecia
Reviews for Dermatopathology Primer of Inflammatory Diseases
I can recommend this book to those students planning on entering or beginning a dermatology residency and to seasoned clinicians wanting to refresh their memories. - Richard L. Spielvogel, MD in SKINmed Dermatology for the Clinician