Flashcards in 2 - Derm - Skin + Systemic disease - Thyroid disease, SLE, Erythema nodosum Deck (9):
-5 skin changes
fine thin scalp hair
nails - acropachy, clubbing, oncholysis
Pretibial myxoedema - most commonly from? features?
mucin deposition - swollen, lumpy shins, pink or purple discolouration with prominent hair follicles, waxy indurated nodules or plaques, can be painful or itchy
Hypothyroidism - 4 things
harsh, brittle hair coming out in clumps
myxoedema - puffy eyelids and hands
SLE - skin affected in what kind of SLE
- more common in who?
mainly seen in acute SLE
more common in women
SLE - describe skin change? when occurs? does it stay?
malar butterfly rash,
transient, often response to sun, non-scarring
SLE - associated w? tests?
ass w mouth ulcers, urticaria, hair thinning
anti-nuclear antibody (ANA), anti-dsDNA
- common associations
- tender erythematous, bruise like lesions usually on lower leg
- ass w malaise, fever, joint pain
-age? gender prevalence? disease course?
at age 15-30
3x more in women
usually resolves after 2-4 weeks