This bestselling quick reference guide from the American Academy of Pediatrics provides practical and concise guidance on the recognition and treatment of more than 100 pediatric and adolescent skin conditions. Includes more than 300 full color images that aid in accurate visual diagnosis. Coverage spans everything from dermatitis and acne to infections, pigmentation disorders, hair disorders, neonatal and infant conditions, drug eruptions, and much more.
All chapters have been updated and resvised
13 new chapters:
Aplasia Cutis Congenita
Henoch-Sch nlein Purpura
Juvenile Plantar Dermatosis
Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis
Pigmentary Mosaicism -- Hyperpigmented
Pigmentary Mosaicism -- Hypopigmented
Polymorphous Light Eruption
New section on Nutritional Dermatoses
Updated section on lice therapy
Expanded discussion of infantile hemangioma treatments
About the Author
Anthony J. Mancini, MD, FAAP, is the head of the division of dermatology at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and professor of pediatrics and dermatology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.Daniel P. Krowchuk, MD, FAAP, is professor of pediatrics and dermatology at Wake Forest School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, NC.