Flashcards in Chap 16, Abbreviations Deck (9)
asymmetry (of shape), border (irregularity), color (variation within one lesion), diameter (greater than 6 mm), evolution (change) -- characteristics associated with melanoma.
discoid lupus erythematosus
purified protein derivative -- used in skin test for tuberculosis
psoralen-ultraviolet A light therapy; treatment for psoriasis and other skin conditions
systemic lupus erythematosus