By Martin Röcken, Tilo Biedermann (auth.), Prof. Michael Hertl MD (eds.)
Autoimmune problems of the surface stay an enigma for plenty of clinicians and scientists now not acquainted with those in general critical and protracted ailments. The e-book presents an outline and the most recent info at the vast spectrum of cutaneous autoimmune problems for clinicians, scientists and practitioners in dermatology, drugs, rheumatology, ENT, pediatrics and ophthalmology. The publication is exclusive because it offers the cutting-edge wisdom on pathophysiology, scientific prognosis and administration of those issues supplied via the area specialists within the box. the first purpose is to develop the knowledge of the pathophysiology of cutaneous autoimmune issues and to supply a pragmatic advisor to find out how to determine and deal with those stipulations. The booklet is illustrated with many tables, illustrative figures and medical colour pictures. the second one version has been prolonged by means of chapters on autoimmune pigmentary issues (vitiligo), hairloss (alopecia areata) and cutaneous indicators of rheumatic disorders.
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Autoimmune Diseases of the Skin: Pathogenesis, Diagnosis, Management by Martin Röcken, Tilo Biedermann (auth.), Prof. Michael Hertl MD (eds.)