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Fish Scale Disease, (Ichthyosis) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,430. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Fish Scale Disease (Ichthyosis), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Fish scale disease (Ichthyosis) is a rare genetic disorder of the keratin of the skin where there is reduction of sweat and sebaceous secretions Symptoms: Dry skin Scaly skin Possible skin thickening Diagnosis: Skin biopsy Treatment: moisturizing cream keratolytic chemical Antibiotic for infection
Hyper-Pigmentation Of The Skin A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment, And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,130. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Hyper Pigmentation of the Skin Diseases such as Melasma, Post Inflammatory Hyper-pigmentation and Lentigines Hyper-pigmentation is the darkening of an area of skin caused by increased melanin. Melanin is the pigment found in skin, eyes and hair Treatment: Topical treatment Lasers Intense pulsed light topical triple combination cream and laser treatment with sun protection
Intertrigo, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Intertrigo, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Intertrigo is a frequent inflammation of skin that are often in contact such as the groin, under the breasts, armpits and skin folds Symptoms: Itch Burning Odor Diagnosis: Skin appearance Skin scraping Treatment: Antibiotic or antifungal cream Drying agent Low-dose steroid cream Creams that protect the skin Talcum
Vitiligo, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,410. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Vitiligo, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Conditions Vitiligo is a autoimmune skin disorder in which there is a loss of brown color (melanin) from areas of skin, leading to irregular white spots on the skin. Diagnosis: Skin exam Skin biopsy Treatment: No cure Use of cosmetic Psoralen photo chemotherapy (PUVA) Narrowband UVB Multi-clear UVA therapy Excimer Laser steroid creams
Pompholyx, (Dyshidrotic Ezcema) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,150. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Pompholyx (Dyshidrotic Eczema), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Pompholyx is a disorder in which small blisters form on the hands and feet This skin disorder can be treated with medicine, moisturizers and good hygiene Vesicles may erupt in waves and disappear spontaneously Skin biopsy may be needed Treatment: Burow's solution Topical steroids PUVA Botox Chelator
Contact Dermatitis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,670. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Contact Dermatitis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Contact Dermatitis is a frequent skin disorder which presents as an erythematous rash in contact with external environmental substances. Types of contact dermatitis Irritant-Water,soap,chemicals Allergic-ivy,nickel,cement Diagnosis: Contact history Patch test Treatment: Topical steroids PUVA Tacrolimus Avoid cause
Age Spots (Lentigines), A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,180. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Age spots (Lentigines), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Age spots are flat, brown or black spots that can appear on areas of the skin exposed to the sun Age spots are changes in skin color appearing in older skin Diagnosis: Skin biopsy Dermatoscope Treatment: Skin bleaching lotions Hydroquinone Tretinoin Chemical peel Cryotherapy Lasers Intense pulsed light
Dermatology: Leg Eczema
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin
Dermatology: Leg Eczema teaches you the causes, symptoms, tests, differential diagnoses, treatment and complications of allergic contact dermatitis, irritant contact dermatitis, dyshidrotic eczema, nummular eczema, stasis eczema, asteatotic eczema and lichen simplex chronicus or neurodermatitis.
Picker Nodule, (Prurigo Nodularis) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Picker Nodule, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Picker nodule (PN) is a skin disease featured by itchy nodules caused by scratching which occur on the arms or legs Causes: Atopy or allergy Prolonged and repetitive picking Diagnosis: Skin biopsy Pruritus screening blood tests Dermoscopy Treatment: Steroids Vitamins cryosurgery thalidomide UVB light immunosuppressant
Velpeau: HS Journal Vol. 1, Issue 4
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Velpeau: HS Journal is the only monthly publication focusing on Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) and the people who are affected by it.
Alopecia Areata, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,280. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Alopecia Areata, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Alopecia areata is an autoimmune disorder producing round patches of baldness. Alopecia areata can happen at any age but most patients get it as teenagers. Diagnosis is: Typical patches of hair loss A scalp biopsy Treatment is: Steroid injection Medicines used topically PUVA light therapy Wig to cover bald spots
Skin Mole (Nevus), A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,510. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Skin Mole, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. A skin mole (nevus) is a pigmented birthmark or colored skin swelling that develops before or after birth Moles occur from the outside layers of the skin (epithelial nevi) or the deeper layers (dermal or subcutaneous nevi). Diagnosis is by: Appearance Skin biopsy Treatment is by: cosmetic camouflage Surgery if large
Skin Wounds And Wound Healing, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,760. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Skin Wounds and Wound Healing, and Related Diseases. Wounds are injuries that sever the skin or other body tissues. Wounds can be divided into: Superficial Wounds Deep Wounds Wound healing can be divided: Hemostasis, Inflammatory, Proliferation Remodeling Wound treatment needs: Surgical debridement Systemic and topical antibiotic Clean Wound suture Delayed wound closure.
Hemangiomas, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,080. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Hemangioma, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. A hemangioma is a disorder that causes abnormal buildup of blood vessels in the skin or internal organs 1. Superficial hemangiomas are raised red areas of skin 2. Deep hemangiomas are blue in color Diagnosis is by excision biopsy. Most hemangiomas need: No treatment Propanolol/steroids Laser therapy Surgical removal
Hives, (Urticaria) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Hives, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Hives or urticaria is a medical skin disorder that causes itchy rash (wheals) that happens quickly anywhere on the body Diagnosis is by: Rash Appearance Skin biopsy Allergy history Treatment is by: 1. Avoidance of allergen 2. Avoid scratching 3. Cold compresses 4. Antihistamines 5. Corticosteroid creams 6. Oral steroid.
Psoriasis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,990. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Psoriasis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Psoriasis is an autoimmune disorder of the skin that consists of red patches covered by silvery-white scales. Skin biopsy is done to rule out other possible conditions. Psoriasis has at present no cure. Treatment is by: 1. Topical medicines e.g. steroids, tar 2. Systemic therapy e.g. methotrexate 3. Phototherapy e.g PUVA
Melasma, (Chloasma) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,540. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Melasma, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Melasma is a medical disorder characterized by dark spots on the face exposed to the sun. Diagnosis is by the medical appearance and the examination using a device called a Wood's lamp. Treatment of melasma is a triple-combination cream, a composite of hydroquinone 4%, tretinoin 0.05%, and fluocinolone acetonide 0.01%.
Seborrheic Dermatitis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,070. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Seborrheic Dermatitis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Seborrheic dermatitis is a medical inflammatory skin disorder affecting the scalp, face, and body with a flaky, itchy, scaly, and red skin. Diagnosis is based on appearance and location of the skin lesions Treatment is: 1. A dandruff shampoo, 2. Antifungal agent 3. Topical steroid 4. Phototherapy 5. Diet.
Hypo-Pigmentation Of The Skin A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,290. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Hypo Pigmentation of the Skin such as Vitiligo, Post Inflammatory hypo-pigmentation and Tinea versicolor. Hypo-pigmentation occurs when the skin cells lose pigment and become whiter. Diagnosis of Hypopigmentation is made by: 1. Typical white patches 2. Skin biopsy Treatment is by : PUVA (Psoralen) and UltraViolet A light Narrowband UVB light Steroids and immunosuppressants
Sebaceous Cyst, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,500. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Sebaceous Cyst, Treatment and Associated Diseases. A sebaceous cyst is a closed sac under the skin filled with a cheese-like or oily material formed by blocked opening of the oil gland. The doctor can make a diagnosis by examining the sebaceous cyst. Placing a warm compress over the area may help the cyst drain and heal. The doctor may drain it or excise the swollen cyst.