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Seborrheic Dermatitis
Neurofibromas
Angiofibromas

These indicate?

NEUROLOGIC SYSTEM

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DERMATOLOGIC ASSOCIATIONS OF DIABETES MELLITUS

Acanthosis nigricans
Diabetic bullae
Disseminated granuloma annulare
Diabetic dermopathy
Dermatosis
Necrobiosis lipoidica
Neuropathic leg ulcers

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Ehlers-Danlos system concerns?

CARDIOVASCULAR

4

Scleroderma system concerns?

PULMONARY

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SKIN COLOR/SHAPE/LOCATION
Red

infection, inflammation, exogenous pigment

Full body erythroderma is significant and may require admission if unstable vitals, fluids etc

6

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus skin findings

– Malar rash
– Discoid rash
– Oral Ulcers
– Photosensitivity

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_______ will have nodules, hive like lesions and palpable purpura/vasculitic lesions with asthma like symptoms

Churg-Strauss

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_________ shows vasculitis, granulomatous nodules, ulcers and pyoderma gangrenosum appearing lesions with cavitating lung lesions and pulmonary vasculitis

Wegener’s granulomatosis

now called Granulomatosis with polyangiitis or GPA

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Increased pigmentation (from increased ACTH, with MSH-like effect) including diffusely on skin, palmar creases, sites of trauma, skin folds, mucous membranes, nipples, darker nevi, hair and nails

Addison’s Disease

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A disorder of the central nervous system that affects movement, often including tremors

may present with seborrheic dermatitis

parkinsons

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velvet neck, acanthosis nigracan

often metabolic aka diabetes