Textbook of Clinical Dermatology

by Virendra N Sehgal

The Fifth edition of “Clinical Dermatology” serves as a comprehensive guide to practising physicians. Throughout the book there is an emphasis on the core advances in treatment and diagnosis of dermatology. Dermatology is one of the unique disciplines of medicine, where disease expresses itself over the skin and mucous membrane. This book will be useful to understand about the pattern of dermatoses. The book is divided into sixty two chapters. The initial chapter is presented with cutaneous drug reactions. Acneiform dermatoses, seborrhea, rosacea have been explained in this book. Many of the chapters discuss about different types of dermatitis. Candidiasis, deep mycotic infection, cutaneous tuberculosis, herpes simplex, herpes zoster have been clearly depicted. Psoriasis, scleroderma, Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome is explained in a detailed manner. This book also highlights the squamous cell carcinoma, basal cell carcinoma and malignant melanoma. Skin structure is explained in an appropriate manner. Alopecia areata, alopecia androgenetica, cicatricial alopecia is discussed. Sexually transmitted diseases are detailed. Leprosy, localized scleroderma, polyarteritis nodosa are also explicated in this book. Miscellaneous dermatoses are picturized. The whole book illustrates the clinical features of dermatology.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Sehgal Virendra N Skin Institute and School of Dermatology, Greater Kailash, New Delhi, India
University College of Medical Sciences and Associated Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital Delhi
Dermato-Venereology Skin/VD Centre, Sehgal Nursing Home, A-6 Panchwati Delhi, India
Maulana Azad Medical College and Associated, Lok Nayak Jay Prakash Hospital, New Delhi, India
Skin/VD Center, Sehgal Nursing Home, Delhi, India; Skin Institute and School of Dermatology, New Delhi, India
Sehgal Nursing Home, Dermato-Venereology (Skin/VD) Centre, A/6, Panchwati, Azadpur, New Delhi, India
Sehgal Nursing Home, Dermatovenereology (Skin/VD) Center, Azadpur, New Delhi, India
Lady Hardinge Medical College and Sucheta Kriplani Hospital, New Delhi; New Delhi, India
ISBN 9788184489859
Speciality Dermatology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/11454
Edition 5/e
Publishing Year 2011
Pages 376
Book Type Professional


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