DescriptionThe atlas that helps you differentiate visually similar diseases
Written from a trainee's perspective, the second edition of Dermatopathology: Diagnosis by First Impression uses more than 800 high resolution color images to introduce a simple and effective way to defuse the confusion caused by dermatopathology slides. Focused on commonly tested entities, and using low- to high-power views, this atlas emphasizes the key differences between visually similar diseases by using appearance as the starting point for diagnosis.
The Second Edition provides:
- 800 high resolution photographs
- 'Key Differences' to train the eye on distinctive diagnostic features
- Disease-based as well as alphabetical indexes
- 30 new disease entities
Dermatopathology: Diagnosis by First Impression, Second Edition, introduces a simple and effective way for you to approach dermatopathology.
Chapter 1 Shape on Low Power.
Pseudoepitheliomatous hyperplasia above abscesses.
Proliferation downward from epidermis.
Space with a lining.
Cords and tubules.
Papillated dermal tumor.
(Suggestion of) vessels.
Circular dermal islands.
Chapter 2 Top-Down.
Upper epidermal change.
Band-like upper dermal infi ltrate.
Granular "material" in cells.
Change in the fat.
Chapter 3 Cell Type.
Chapter 4 Color—Blue.
Blue infi ltrate.
Mucin and glands or ducts.
Chapter 5 Color—Pink.
Pink dermis with vessels.
Index by Pattern.
Index by Histological Category.
“This is a high quality book that would be useful to help prepare for board examinations or to help learn dermatopathology initially.” (Doody’s, 27 April 2012)