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Dermatology



Classify general works on dermatology in children in WS 260.


  • Classify dermatologic nursing in WY 154.5.
  • Classify works on nursing of patients with specific skin diseases in the WY number also.

 

  WR 1-105 Reference Works. General Works
  WR 140-340 Skin Diseases
  WR 345-375 Parasitic Skin Diseases
  WR 390-475 Skin Appendages
  WR 500-600 Neoplasms. Ulcers. Occupational Dermatitis
  WR 650-670 Therapy


Reference Works. General Works

 
WR 1
Organizations. Societies (General or not elsewhere classified) (Cutter from name of organization or society)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
Includes membership lists issued serially or separately. Classify directories in WR 22. Classify annual reports, journals, etc., in W1. For academies and institutes, see WR 23-24.
 
Collected works (General)
WR 5
By several authors
WR 7
By individual authors
 
WR 9
Addresses. Essays. Lectures (General)
 
WR 11
History (Table G)
WR 11.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
 
WR 13
Dictionaries. Encyclopedias
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WR 15
Classification. Terminology
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WR 16
Tables. Statistics
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WR 17
Atlases. Pictorial works
Classify here also atlases on single skin diseases.
 
WR 18
Education
Classify here works about education.
 
WR 18.2
Educational materials
(Used for both monographs and serials)
Classify here educational materials, e.g., outlines, questions and answers, programmed instruction, computer-assisted instruction, etc., regardless of format. Classify textbooks, regardless of format, by subject.
 
WR 19
Schools, departments, and faculties of dermatology
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WR 20
Research (General)
Classify here works about research in general. Classify works about research on a particular subject by subject.
 
WR 21
Dermatology as a profession. Ethics. Peer review
 
WR 22
Directories (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WR 22.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
Laboratories, academies, institutes, etc.
WR 23
Collective
WR 24
Individual (Cutter from name of institution)
 
WR 25
Laboratory manuals. Technique
 
WR 26
Equipment and supplies
Classify catalogs in W 26.
 
WR 26.5
Informatics. Automatic data processing. Computers (General)
Classify works on use for special subjects by subject.
 
Hospitals, dispensaries, clinics, etc.
WR 27
Collective (Table G)
WR 27.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
WR 28
Individual (Cutter from name of hospital) (Table G)
 
Museums, exhibitions, etc.
WR 28.5
Collective
WR 28.6
Individual (Cutter from name of museum, etc.)
 
WR 32
Laws (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WR 32.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WR 33
Discussion of law (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WR 33.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WR 39
Handbooks. Resource guides
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WR 100
General works
Classify works on specialty and on the specialty and diseases here. Classify works on diseases alone in WR 140.
 
WR 101
Anatomy. Histology. Embryology
 
WR 102
Physiology. Chemistry and metabolism of the skin. Sensory functions. Skin temperature
 
WR 105
Pathology


Skin Diseases

 
WR 140
Skin diseases (General)
WR 141
Examination. Diagnosis. Diagnostic methods. Monitoring
 
WR 143
Skin manifestations
 
WR 150
Erythemas
(e.g., E. multiforme. E. nodosum)
 
WR 152
Cutaneous lupus erythematosus
 
WR 160
Diseases associated with hypersensitivity. Dermatitis
Cf. WD 300 for general works on hypersensitivity. Classify works on dermatitis herpetiformis in WR 200; on occupational dermatitis in WR 600; on neurodermatitis in WR 280.
WR 165
Drug eruptions
WR 170
Urticaria. Angioedema
Classify works on urticaria pigmentosa in WR 267.
WR 175
Contact dermatitis
Cf. WR 600 Occupational dermatitis.
WR 180
Dermatitis exfoliativa
WR 190
Eczema
 
WR 200
Vesiculobullous skin diseases
Classify works on erythema multiforme in WR 150.
 
WR 204
Papulosquamous dermatoses
Classify works on exfoliative dermatitis in WR 180; on seborrhea in WR 415.
WR 205
Psoriasis
WR 215
Lichen planus
 
WR 218
Genetic skin diseases (General or not elsewhere classified)
 
WR 220
Infectious skin diseases (General, bacterial, or not elsewhere classified)
Classify works on viral skin infections in WC 570-590; parasitic skin diseases in WR 345.
WR 225
Impetigo. Ecthyma
WR 235
Furunculosis. Carbuncle
WR 245
Cutaneous tuberculosis
(e.g., Lupus)
 
WR 260
Scleroderma
 
WR 265
Pigmentation disorders
(e.g., Lentigo. Vitiligo)
WR 267
Of metabolic origin
(e.g., Hemochromatosis. Albinism)
 
WR 280
Neurodermatitis and related sensory disorders
Classify works on causalgia in WL 544.
WR 282
Pruritus. Prurigo
 
WR 300
Dermatomycoses
WR 310
Tinea. Tinea pedis
WR 330
Tinea capitis
WR 340
Mycetoma


Parasitic Skin Diseases

 
WR 345
Parasitic skin diseases (General or not elsewhere classified)
Classify works on mucocutaneous leishmaniasis in WR 350.
 
WR 350
Tropical diseases of the skin (General or not elsewhere classified)
(e.g., Leishmaniasis)
Cf. WC 715 Visceral leishmaniasis.
 
WR 360
Skin diseases caused by arthropods (General or not elsewhere classified)
WR 365
Scabies
WR 375
Lice infestations


Skin Appendages

 
WR 390
Skin appendages
WR 400
Sweat glands. Disorders of the sweat glands
WR 410
Sebaceous glands. Disorders of the sebaceous glands
WR 415
Seborrhea
WR 420
Epidermal cyst
WR 430
Acne. Acneform lesions
WR 450
Hair. Scalp. Diseases of the hair and scalp
WR 455
Hypertrichosis
WR 460
Alopecia
WR 465
Care of the hair
WR 475
Nails. Diseases of the nails


Neoplasms. Ulcers. Occupational Dermatitis

 
WR 500
Neoplasms. Keratosis (General or not elsewhere classified)
 
WR 598
Decubitus ulcer and other skin ulcers
Classify works on leg ulcer in WE 850.
 
WR 600
Occupational dermatitis
Cf. WR 175 Contact dermatitis.


Therapy

 
WR 650
Therapy (General or not elsewhere classified)
Classify laser therapy in WO 511.
WR 660
Radiotherapy
WR 670
Surgery

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