• Werner Kempf
  • Markus Hantschke
  • Heinz Kutzner
  • Walter H. C. Burgdorf

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XII
  2. Basic Principles

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Pages 5-5
  3. Inflammatory and Infectious dermatoses

About this book


A sound background in dermatopathology is essential for the diagnosis of both inflammatory dermatoses and cutaneous tumors. This book provides an introduction to the principles of dermatopathology, aimed primarily at dermatologists and pathologists in training, but useful for a wide audience

Everyone interested in dermatopathology will profit from

  • combined knowledge of 4 experienced dermatopathologists
  • uniform structure approach concentrating on common diagnoses
  • logical presentation of clinical and histological features
  • large clearly labeled illustrations
  • clues for differential diagnostic considerations

All pictures are in color, printed on high-quality paper, clearly labeled and designed to help every reader become skilled at identifying both patterns and specific diagnostic features rapidly.

A dermatopathology designed to be used, not just read—written by practitioners for daily practice


Dermatology Dermatopathology Histology Histopathology Pathology biopsy

Authors and affiliations

  • Werner Kempf
    • 1
    • 2
  • Markus Hantschke
    • 3
  • Heinz Kutzner
    • 3
  • Walter H. C. Burgdorf
    • 4
  1. 1.Kempf und Pfaltz Histologische DiagnostikZürichSwitzerland
  2. 2.Department of DermatologyUniversity of ZürichZürichSwitzerland
  3. 3.Dermatopathology FriedrichshafenFriedrichshafenGermany
  4. 4.TutzingGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Steinkopff Verlag 2008
  • Publisher Name Steinkopff
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-7985-1839-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-7985-1840-7
  • About this book
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