0
We're unable to sign you in at this time. Please try again in a few minutes.
Retry
We were able to sign you in, but your subscription(s) could not be found. Please try again in a few minutes.
Retry
There may be a problem with your account. Please contact the AMA Service Center to resolve this issue.
Contact the AMA Service Center:
Telephone: 1 (800) 262-2350 or 1 (312) 670-7827  *   Email: subscriptions@jamanetwork.com
Error Message ......
ARTICLE |

Histopathology of the Skin

Elson B. Helwig, MD
JAMA. 1967;202(6):554-555. doi:10.1001/jama.1967.03130190160045.
Text Size: A A A
Published online

ABSTRACT

Just as preceding editions of this book have proved to be of substantial diagnostic aid to histopathologists and particularly to those not primarily concerned with dermatopathology, the fourth and latest edition should not be an exception. Its length is increased by 141 pages to 794, but—agreeably for the user— it still remains a book of manageable size. Even so, most of the significant lesions, the common as well as the unusual, are covered. New references have been added.

The format of the chapters and sections is excellent, and the headings are clear and concise. The style is didactic and to the point, with a tendency to emphasize the primary pathologic changes and avoid the variations. The specialist in dermal pathology probably would like a broader and deeper discussion. In the fourth edition, about 40 diseases not mentioned in the third are described, and several entities are assigned to other chapters

Topics

Sign in

Create a free personal account to sign up for alerts, share articles, and more.

Purchase Options

• Buy this article
• Subscribe to the journal

Figures

Tables

References

Letters

CME
Meets CME requirements for:
Browse CME for all U.S. States
Accreditation Information
The American Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The AMA designates this journal-based CME activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM per course. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Physicians who complete the CME course and score at least 80% correct on the quiz are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.
Note: You must get at least of the answers correct to pass this quiz.
You have not filled in all the answers to complete this quiz
The following questions were not answered:
Sorry, you have unsuccessfully completed this CME quiz with a score of
The following questions were not answered correctly:
Commitment to Change (optional):
Indicate what change(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.
Your quiz results:
The filled radio buttons indicate your responses. The preferred responses are highlighted
For CME Course: A Proposed Model for Initial Assessment and Management of Acute Heart Failure Syndromes
Indicate what changes(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.

Multimedia

Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Sign in

Create a free personal account to sign up for alerts, share articles, and more.

Purchase Options

• Buy this article
• Subscribe to the journal

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging & repositioning the boxes below.

Jobs
brightcove.createExperiences();