Dermoscopy can be a useful tool to evaluate skin of color for general dermatologic diseases; however, it does require practitioners to be aware of many points of difference from patients with lighter phototypes. This highly illustrated text brings together the pioneering experience of international experts to document patients of phototypes IV to VI (from subcontinental Asian, North African, South American, to African skin).

part I|107 pages

Inflammatory and Infiltrative Diseases

chapter 1|26 pages

Papulosquamous disorders

ByEnzo Errichetti, Balachandra Ankad, Shekhar Neema, Ahmed Sadek, Dalia Hossam, Abhijeet Kumar Jha, Feroze Kaliyadan, Jayasree Puravoor, Soumil Khare, Aimilios Lallas

chapter 2|6 pages

Other papulonodular disorders

ByEnzo Errichetti, Balachandra Ankad, Bengu Nisa Akay, Richard Usatine, Aimilios Lallas

chapter 3|15 pages

Non-infectious granulomatous disorders and connective tissue diseases

ByEnzo Errichetti, Ahmed Sadek, Balachandra Ankad, Dalia Hossam, Abhijeet Kumar Jha, Shekhar Neema, Vinay Keshavamurthy, Horacio Cabo, Nkechi Enechukwu, Adebola Ogunbiyi, Aimilios Lallas, Payal Chauhan

chapter 4|6 pages

Facial inflammatory dermatoses

ByEnzo Errichetti, Feroze Kaliyadan, Jayasree Puravoor, Balachandra Ankad, Bengu Nisa Akay, Aimilios Lallas

chapter 5|18 pages

Hyperpigmented dermatoses

ByShekhar Neema

chapter 6|10 pages

Hypopigmented dermatoses

ByShekhar Neema

chapter 7|5 pages

Primary cutaneous lymphomas

ByTomas Huerta, Trilokraj Tejasvi

chapter 8|17 pages


ByFeroze Kaliyadan, Jayasree Puravoor, Balachandra Ankad, Richard Usatine, Aimilios Lallas, Bengu Nisa Akay, Nirmal Balakrishnan, Enzo Errichetti

part II|34 pages

Infectious diseases

chapter 9|10 pages

Bacterial infections

ByBalachandra Ankad, Vinay Keshavamurthy, Shekhar Neema, Payal Chauhan, Enzo Errichetti

chapter 10|6 pages


ByEnzo Errichetti, Ahmed Sadek, Dalia Hossam, Abhijeet Kumar Jha, Aimilios Lallas, Bengu Nisa Akay

chapter 11|9 pages


ByEnzo Errichetti, Balachandra Ankad, Manas Chatterjee, Piergiacomo Calzavara Pinton, Vincenzo Maione, Payal Chauhan

chapter 12|6 pages

Viral infections

ByFeroze Kaliyadan, Jayasree Puravoor, Ahmed Sadek, Dalia Hossam, Enzo Errichetti

part III|58 pages

Hair, Nail and Mucosal Diseases

chapter 13|27 pages

Hair disorders (Trichoscopy)

ByNkechi Enechukwu, Adebola Ogunbiyi

chapter 14|16 pages

Nail disorders (Onychoscopy)

ByBalachandra Ankad, Balkrishna Nikam

chapter 15|12 pages

Mucosal disorders (Mucoscopy)

ByAbhijeet Kumar Jha