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Newer views of skin diseases. by Howard S Yaffee

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Published by Little Brown in Boston .
Written in English

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  • Skin -- Diseases

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LC ClassificationsRL36 Y3
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Pagination283p.
Number of Pages283
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16991072M

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Common Skin Diseases. This book consists of a core module and five satellite modules. The Core Module is prepared for health officers, pubic health nurses, environmental health, medical laboratory technology students and Health extension Workers. Satellite modules are prepared to strengthen the professional training of each category. A shortage of elementary skills in the management of skin diseases is a further confounding problem. A number of stud-ies assessing success in the management of skin diseases in pri-mary care settings in the developing world find that treatment failure rates of more than 80 percent are common (Figueroa and others ; Hiletework ).File Size: KB. the many common skin disorders. Atopic eczema and the other forms of eczema affect some 15 per cent of the population under the age of 12, psoriasis affects 1–2 per cent, and viral warts, seborrhoeic warts and solar keratoses affect large seg-ments of the population. It should be noted that 10–15 per cent of the general practitioner’s File Size: 9MB.   Skin diseases usually leave some type of sore or irritation seen as redness on the skin's surface. Rashes are clusters or groups of reddened areas on the skin. Dermatitis is the general term for skin rashes. There are many different types of skin diseases, but some of the more common kinds are psoriasis, eczema, herpes simplex, lupus, acne.

  Specifically designed for quick reference, this full-color resource focuses on the diseases most likely seen in everyday practice. The revised and updated 2nd Edition features practical, clear advice on diagnosis and therapy, and includes anterior and posterior diagrams of where diseases may be found on the body as well as classifications of primary, /5.   Allergies, irritants, genetic makeup, certain diseases, and immune system problems can cause skin conditions. It is caused when blocked skin follicles from a plug caused by oil from glands, bacteria, and dead cells clump together and swell. What is alopecia areata? It is a condition that attacks your hair follicles (they make hair). Skin Biopsy Diagnosis and Treatment. This book is a collection of six chapters that includes an initial chapter on the site selection of a skin biopsy that optimizes diagnosis of various dermatological diseases and in many instances it is a therapeutic intervention and is useful in monitoring the response to therapy.   Diseases of the Skin, Second Edition discusses dermatology — the diagnosis and treatment procedure on various skin conditions. The author reviews the histology and morphology of the skin. He explains congenital affections of the skin such as ichthyosis, xerodermia, albinism, Mongolian blue spots, and of the hair such as adenoma Edition: 2.