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FUNDAMENTALS OF PATHOLOGY OF SKIN 3rd Edition

DR VENKATARAM MYSORE
Consultant Dermatologist, Diplomate of the Royal College of Pathologists, UK

This is the new edition of a successful text book popular on both dermatology and pathology courses.  This third edition has retained the reader friendly format of previous versions – schematic diagrams, tables, decision trees, algorithms for diagnostic dilemmas, summary of findings and clues for easy diagnosis continue to feature predominately in the book.  There are now 70 colour plates to refer to, with better definition.

It contains the basic structure and format as before; - each entity is succinctly described with important clinical features and adjunct studies.  Even biopsy technique, pitfalls and limitations on histologic interpretation are all addressed.

Previous Review
“It is essential for dermatologists in training and a valuable aid to dermatologists and pathologists” Prof Amal Kurban, Dep tof Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, USA

“There can be little doubt that Dr. Mysore’s postgraduate students will enjoy using this book, in its convenient and pocketable lecture notes style.” Bulletin of Royal College of Pathologists

Contents:
1. Biopsy 2. Structure of Normal Skin 3. Stains Used in Dermatology 4. Definitions in Dermatopathology 5. Approach to Diagnosis 6. Spongiotic Dermatoses 7. Reactive Erythemas 8. Lichenoid Tissue Reactions 9. Psoriasiform Reactions 10. Bullous Diseases 11. Connective Tissue Diseases 12. Vasculitis 13. Granulomas 14. Pigmentation Disorders 15. Appendageal Diseases 16. Panniculitis 17. Genodermatoses 18. Deposition Disorders 19. Perforating Disorders 20. Histopathology of Infections 21. Immunofluorescence in Dermatology 22. Tumours of Epidermis 23. Premalignant and Malignant Tumours of Epidermis 24. Appendageal Tumours 25.  Connective Tissue Tumours 26. Melanocytic Tumours 27. Cutaneous Infiltration Disorders 28. Clues in Dermatopathology

ISBN: 9781848290136
Publication: February 2009
Format: Paperback
Price: £35.00 $60.00

*Cross-disciplinary
*Discusses theory and practise