Skin Manifestations in Rheumatic Disease

  • Marco Matucci-Cerinic
  • Daniel Furst
  • David Fiorentino

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Presentation of Skin Manifestation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Richard D. Sontheimer
      Pages 3-12
    3. Min Ae Lee-Kirsch, Martin Aringer, Annegret Kuhn
      Pages 13-19
    4. Yannick Allanore, Nicolas Ortonne, Laurence Valeyrie-Allanore
      Pages 21-27
    5. Stephanie W. Liu, Ruth Ann Vleugels
      Pages 29-36
    6. Jessica S. Kim, Victoria P. Werth
      Pages 37-45
    7. David A. Wetter
      Pages 47-54
    8. David Fiorentino
      Pages 55-62
    9. Othman Abahussein, Jan Peter Dutz
      Pages 63-70
    10. Alan Tyndall, Peter Häusermann
      Pages 71-78
  3. Methodology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 91-91
    2. Maurizio Cutolo, Alberto Sulli, Carmen Pizzorni, Vanessa Smith
      Pages 93-99
    3. Flavia Fedeles, Jane M. Grant-Kels
      Pages 101-108
  4. Inflammatory Joint Diseases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 109-109
    2. Rolando Cimaz, Antonella Greco
      Pages 111-117
    3. Parbeer S. Grewal, Walter P. Maksymowych, Alain Brassard
      Pages 119-125
    4. Parbeer S. Grewal, Walter P. Maksymowych, Alain Brassard
      Pages 127-132
    5. Beth S. Ruben, M. Kari Connolly
      Pages 133-138

About this book


Rheumatologic diseases are highly associated with clinical symptoms of the skin, nails, and mucosal membranes. This book provides the practicing rheumatologist with a rapid, easy to consult reference to help interpret the nature of these cutaneous lesions and then quickly decide upon the appropriate follow-up tests. Utilizing an abundance of informative photographs, it contains all of the essential information needed for early diagnosis and treatment. This comprehensive guide properly orients the practitioner within the challenging world of rheumatologic disorders of the skin and gives insight into when consultation with a dermatologist is advisable.


Purpura Rheumatic disease Scleroderma Skin lesion Skin manifestation

Editors and affiliations

  • Marco Matucci-Cerinic
    • 1
  • Daniel Furst
    • 2
  • David Fiorentino
    • 3
  1. 1.Division of RheumatologyUniversity of Florence Department of BiomedicineFlorenceItaly
  2. 2.Division of RheumatologyUCLA Medical Center Department of MedicineLos AngelesUSA
  3. 3.Department of DermatologyStanford University School of MedicineRedwood CityUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4614-7848-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4614-7849-2
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