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23 Cards in this Set

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"stuck on" appearance
seborrheic keratosis
red plaques with silvery-white scales and sharp margins
most common type of skin CA; the lesion is a pearly colored papule with a translucent surface and telangectasias
basal cell carcinoma
honey crusted lesions
febrile pt with hx of DM presents with red, swollen, painful lower ext.
pos. Nikolsky's sign
pemphigous vulgaris
neg. Nikolsky's sign
bullous pemphigoid
55yo obese pt presents with dirty, velvety patches on back of neck
acanthosis nigricans; check fasting blood sugar to r/o DM
dermatomal distribution
varicella zoster
flat-topped papules
lichen planus
iris-like target lesions
erythema multiforme
lesion characteristically occurring in linear pattern in areas where skin comes into contact with clothing or jewelry
contact dermatitis
presents with a herald patch, X-mas tree pattern
pityriasis rosea
16yo presents with annular patch of alopecia with broken-off, stubby hairs. infx or autoimmune?
alopecia areata (autoimmune process)
pinkish, scaling, flat lesions on the chest and back. KOH prep has a "spaghetti and meatballs" appearance
pityriasis versicolor
four characteristics of a nevus suggesting melanoma
- asymmetry
- border irregularity
- color variation
- large diameter
premalignant lesion from sun exposure that can lead to squamous cell carcinoma
actinic keratosis
'dewdrop on a rose petal'
lesions of primary varicella
'cradle cap'. bug and tx?
seborrheic dermatitis, treat with antifungals
assoc. with propionibacterium acnes and changes in androgen levels
acne vulgaris
painful, recurrent vesicular eruption of mucocutaneous surfaces
herpes simplex
inflammation and epithelial thinning of the anogenital area, predominantly in postmenopausal women
lichen sclerosus
exophytic nodules on the skin with varying degrees of scaling or ulceration; the second most common type of skin CA
squamous cell carcinoma