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Pediatric Dermatology A Quick Reference Guide 1st edition

Pediatric Dermatology A Quick Reference Guide 1st edition PDF

Concerns relating to the skin are common reasons for parents to seek medical care for their children. Data from several sources indicate that up to 20% of child visits to pediatricians or family physicians involve a dermatologic problem, either as the primary reason for the visit, a secondary concern, or an incidental finding on physical examination.This Pediatric Dermatology A Quick Reference Guide 1st edition was designed to be a practical, easy-to-use tool for the busy practitioner.The volume of skin-related concerns and the supply-demand crunch for dermatologic referrals mandate that primary care physicians who care for children are prepared to recognize, diagnose, and treat common cutaneous disorders.

Pediatric Dermatology A Quick Reference Guide 1st edition
Pediatric Dermatology A Quick Reference Guide 1st edition

Pediatric Dermatology A Quick Reference Guide 1st edition provides a concise summary of the most common dermatologic disorders, with a standardized format that includes a brief background, physical findings, diagnostic modalities, and treatment approaches. Each chapter includes a useful “Look-alikes” table to assist in differential diagnosis and, when applicable, a “Resources for Families” section, which provides links to patient information and/or support groups.

Chapters to help enhance skills in recognizing and describing skin disorders, performing and interpreting diagnostic tests, and managing skin disease also are included. The accompanying color photographs have been selected to illustrate some cardinal features of each disorder.

Pediatric Dermatology A Quick Reference Guide 1st edition Table of Contents

Foreword ……………………………………………………………………………………………………..xi
Editors’Note ………………………………………………………………………………………………xii
1 Approach to the Patient With a Rash …………………………………………………………1
2 Diagnostic Techniques ………………………………………………………………………………7
3 Therapeutics …………………………………………………………………………………………..13
Dermatitis
4 Atopic Dermatitis ……………………………………………………………………………………21
5 Contact Dermatitis (Irritant and Allergic)………………………………………………..31
Acne
6 Acne Vulgaris …………………………………………………………………………………………41
7 Neonatal and Infantile Acne ……………………………………………………………………53
8 Periorificial Dermatitis …………………………………………………………………………..57
Skin Infections
Localized Viral Infections
9 Herpes Simplex……………………………………………………………………………………….63
10 Herpes Zoster …………………………………………………………………………………………71
11 Molluscum Contagiosum ……………………………………………………………………….75
12 Warts ……………………………………………………………………………………………………..79
Systemic Viral Infections
13 Erythema Infectiosum/Human Parvovirus B19 Infection (Fifth Disease) ……..87
14 Gianotti-Crosti Syndrome……………………………………………………………………….91
15 Hand-Foot-and-Mouth Disease (HFMD)/Herpangina …………………………….95
16 Measles ………………………………………………………………………………………………….99
17 Papular-Purpuric Gloves and Socks Syndrome (PPGSS) …………………………105
18 Roseola Infantum (Exanthem Subitum) ………………………………………………..109
19 Rubella ………………………………………………………………………………………………..111
20 Unilateral Laterothoracic Exanthem (ULE)…………………………………………….117
21 Varicella………………………………………………………………………………………………..119
Localized Bacterial Infections
22 Acute Paronychia ………………………………………………………………………………….125
23 Blistering Dactylitis ………………………………………………………………………………129
24 Ecthyma ………………………………………………………………………………………………131

25 Folliculitis/Furunculosis/Carbunculosis………………………………………………….135
26 Impetigo ………………………………………………………………………………………………139
27 Perianal Streptococcal Dermatitis…………………………………………………………..143
Systemic Bacterial, Rickettsial, or Spirochetal Infections With Skin
Manifestations
28 Lyme Disease ……………………………………………………………………………………….149
29 Meningococcemia ………………………………………………………………………………..153
30 Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever (RMSF) ………………………………………………..157
31 Scarlet Fever …………………………………………………………………………………………161
32 Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome (SSSS) ……………………………………….165
33 Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSS) ………………………………………………………………..169
Fungal and Yeast Infections
34 Candida………………………………………………………………………………………………..175
34A Angular Cheilitis/Perlèche………………………………………………………………177
34B Candidal Diaper Dermatitis …………………………………………………………..179
34C Chronic Paronychia ……………………………………………………………………….181
34D Neonatal/Congenital Candidiasis ……………………………………………………183
34E Thrush …………………………………………………………………………………………187
35 Onychomycosis……………………………………………………………………………………..189
36 Tinea Capitis…………………………………………………………………………………………193
37 Tinea Corporis ……………………………………………………………………………………..199
38 Tinea Cruris …………………………………………………………………………………………203
39 Tinea Pedis …………………………………………………………………………………………..207
40 Tinea Versicolor ……………………………………………………………………………………211
Infestations
41 Cutaneous Larva Migrans ……………………………………………………………………..217
42 Head Lice …………………………………………………………………………………………….221
43 Insect Bites and Papular Urticaria…………………………………………………………..225
44 Scabies ………………………………………………………………………………………………….233
Papulosquamous Diseases
45 Lichen Nitidus ……………………………………………………………………………………..241
46 Lichen Planus (LP)………………………………………………………………………………..243
47 Lichen Striatus ……………………………………………………………………………………..247
48 Pityriasis Rosea……………………………………………………………………………………..249
49 Psoriasis………………………………………………………………………………………………..253
50 Seborrheic Dermatitis …………………………………………………………………………..257

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