Cutaneous Conditions - Diseases of The Skin

Diseases of The Skin

For a comprehensive list, see List of cutaneous conditions.

Diseases of the skin include skin infections and skin neoplasms (including skin cancer).

Read more about this topic:  Cutaneous Conditions

Famous quotes containing the words diseases of, skin and/or diseases:

    But what is quackery? It is commonly an attempt to cure the diseases of a man by addressing his body alone. There is need of a physician who shall minister to both soul and body at once, that is, to man. Now he falls between two stools.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    I’ve been opened and undressed.
    I have no arms or legs.
    I’m all one skin like a fish.
    I’m no more a woman
    than Christ was a man.
    Anne Sexton (1928–1974)

    The fantasies inspired by TB in the last century, by cancer now, are responses to a disease thought to be intractable and capricious—that is, a disease not understood—in an era in which medicine’s central premise is that all diseases can be cured.
    Susan Sontag (b. 1933)