Skin: basic structure and function -- Cutaneous signs and diagnosis -- Dermatoses resulting from physical factors -- Pruritus and neurocutaneous dermatoses -- Atopic dermatitis, eczema, and noninfectious immunodeficiency disorders -- Contact dermatitis and drug eruptions -- Erythema and Urticaria -- Connective tissue diseases -- Mucinoses -- Seborrheic dermatitis, Psoriasis, Recalcitrant palmoplantar eruptions, Pustular dermatitis, and Erythroderma -- Pityriasis rosea, Pityriasis rubra pilaris, and other papulosquamous and hyperkeratotic diseases -- Lichen planus and related condition -- Acne -- Bacterial infections -- Diseases resulting from fungi and yeasts -- Mycobacterial diseases -- Hansen's disease -- Syphilis, Yaws, Bejel, and Pinta -- Viral diseases -- Parasitic infestations, stings and bites -- Chronic blistering dermatoses -- Nutritional diseases -- Diseases of subcutaneous fat -- Endocrine diseases -- Abnormalities of dermal fibrous and elastic tissue -- Errors in metabolism -- Genodermatoses and congenital anomalies -- Dermal and subcutaneous tumors -- Epidermal Nevi, neoplams and cysts -- melanocytic Nevi and neoplasms -- Macrophage/Monocyte disorders -- Cutaneous lymphoid hyperplasia, cutaneous T-cell lymphoma, other malignant lymphomas, and allied diseases -- Diseases of the skin appendages -- Disorders of the mucous membranes -- Cutaneous vascular diseases -- Disturbances of pigmentation -- Dermatologic surgery -- Cutaneous laser surgery -- Cosmetic dermatology. The 11th Edition, by Drs. William D. James, Timothy G. Berger and Dirk M. Elston, provides the ultimate foundation in dermatology with comprehensive guidance to effectively diagnose and treat a wide range of skin conditions. These authors balance evidence-based treatment guidelines with advice from their own clinical experience, offering a practical and realistic medical perspective. Updated throughout with the latest dermatologic findings and a new chapter on cosmetic surgical techniques, this title helps you keep current, improve your skills, and prepare for exams. Confirm your diagnoses by comparing your clinical findings to more than 1,150 illustrations, 40% of which are brand new. Update your surgical skills with chapters devoted to basic dermatologic, laser, and cosmetic surgery, contributed by Dr. Issac M. Neuhaus. In Andrews' Diseases of the Skin, the authors provide practicing dermatologists and residents with the core information needed.