Manual of Gender Dermatology

Manual of Gender Dermatology

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The Manual of Gender Dermatology is a research-based guide to the mechanisms of gender differentiation for common dermatologic conditions. Key topics include hormonal differences, genetic background, gender psychology, environmental effects, and a wide range of skin disorders that may have a gender bias. Written by experts in the fields of dermatology and cutaneous biology, this is an essential resource for practicing dermatologists and family practitioners, as well as for physician extenders, nurses, and students.most likely due to the earlier pubertal development of girls.22 Severity of acne was also found to be associated with advancing age and the ... underlying hormonal abnormality should be ruled out whenever the onset of the acne is acute or response to treatment is not adequate. ... For mild comedonal acne in this age group, low-strength topical retinoids can be used, to be started gradually. ... a rural environment, long hair, having a pet at home, and low education level of the parents.

Title:Manual of Gender Dermatology
Author:Lawrence Charles Parish, Sarah Brenner, Marcia Ramos-e-Silva, Jennifer L. Parish
Publisher:Jones & Bartlett Publishers - 2011


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