This book meets your needs for an affordable, well-structured, user-friendly guide to dermatological diagnosis and treatment. It begins with principles of diagnosis and therapy before going on to discuss the major groups of skin diseases. Each skin disorder is illustrated with a color clinical photograph as well as a line drawing showing you exactly what the entity looks like. The logical organization of the chapters guides you towards an accurate diagnosis with therapy options in highlighted boxes. Tables in each chapter rank diseases according to frequency of incidence and highlights clinical features to assist you in making a differential diagnosis. Clinical examples of unusual presentations or unusual cases test your understanding and ability to apply key principles discussed in the text.
By James G. Marks, Jr., MD, Professor of Medicine, Chief, Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, The Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA; and Jeffrey J. Miller, MD, Assistant Professor of Dermatology, Department of Dermatology, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
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