Atlas of Pediatric Dermatoscopy
Atlas of Pediatric Dermatoscopy By Giuseppe Micali
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 247 Pages | ISBN : 3319711679 | 72.46 MB
This atlas, containing a wealth of clinical 4nd dermoscopic images, describes 4nd illustrates the applications of dermoscopy in a wide variety of skin dis08rders that may be encountered in the pediatric population. Key features 4nd other salient aspects are highlighted with the aim of enabling the clinician to reach a fast 4nd reliable diagnosis in all cases.
Dermoscopy is a non-invasive technique that allows rapid 4nd magnified in vivo observation of the skin, with visualization of m08rphologic features imperceptible to the naked eye. Dermoscopy has revolutionized the approach to pigmented skin lesions, greatly improving diagnostic accuracy. Furtherm08re, over the past few years it has been demonstrated to be very useful in the diagnosis, follow-up, 4nd therapeutic monit08ring of a range of other skin dis08rders, including cutaneous/mucosal infections, ectoparasitoses, inflammat08ry diseases, 4nd hair 4nd nail abn08rmalities. Being non-invasive, dermoscopy is particularly suitable f08r use in the pediatric population, in which invasive diagnostic procedures may be problematic.