Dermatology - the section of medicine studying structure and functioning of skin and its appendages (hair, nails, and also mucous membranes), and also diseases of skin of its appendages, and also methods of their prevention and treatment.
Diseases of the skin are a group of the diseases which are characterized by defeat of integument, nails, hair and visible mucous membranes of the organism.
The dermatology is closely connected with such areas of medicine, as, endocrinology, gastroenterology, gynecology and urology, neuropathology, hematology, oncology, psychiatry and infectious diseases. But the closest area for this science is the dermatovenerology.
In dermatology there are different directions which are engaged in studying of certain diseases and pathologies of skin and its appendages:
Mycology - the section of dermatology which studies fungus diseases.
Dermatokosmetology - medical science which is engaged in the identification of the origins and development of techniques of elimination of cosmetic defects of skin.
The Trichology - specializes in diseases of the hair.
Dermatoonkology - studies skin new growths, investigates their high quality.
Children's dermatology - science which area of interest are features of diseases of skin at children's age;
Gerontodermatology - the direction of dermatology, engaged in skin diseases at persons of advanced and senile age.
The reasons of skin diseases - are very various. For example, inflammatory skin diseases are promoted by direct contact with chemicals, mechanical influence. Can provoke skin diseases at reduced immunity chronic stresses, bad food, long reception of medicament drugs and many other things.
Skin is inseparably linked practically with entire organism. Not accidentally diseases of many bodies are definitely reflected on condition of integuments, hair, nails, and mucous membranes.
So, for example, all know that on the liver diseases, skin gets yellowish shade; at measles, scarlet fever, chicken pox the body becomes covered with a rash; problems in gynecology are shown in the form of cheek, neck, chin blackheads; the persistent furunculosis can testify to the development of diabetes. Therefore, changes on the skin and mucous membranes can testify to availability of serious disease.
Treatment of gastric diseases - intestinal path is very frequent, is warm - vascular system, neurological and infectious diseases, begin to visit to the dermatologist.
Eczema, fungus diseases, psoriasis, herpes simplex, eels, carcinoma cutaneum and different dermatitis are considered as the most widespread skin diseases.
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