Includes the diagnosis, treatment and prohpylaxis of pathological (functional or structural) skin conditions.
Diseases of the skin can be devided into several groups:
- Infectious: bacterial, viral, fungal and parasitic;
- Growths: malignant or benign;
- Inflammatory diseases: dermatitis;
- Diseases manifested by a defect in keratinization;
- Skin conditions due to systemic (internal) pathologies.