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Flashcards in Dermatology Deck (12):
1

MC skin CA, slow growing, rare metastasis

Basal cell

2

Skin CA most likely to metastasize?

Squamous cell

Consider with a sore that does not heal

3

What type of keratosis is precancerous and found in sun exposed areas?

Actinic

4

4 types of melanoma

Superficial spreading
Nodular
Lentigo maligna - can occur in a birthmark
Acral - nail beds, palms/soles

5

ABCD of moles

Asymmetry
Border
Color
Diameter

6

What condition is associated with Nikolsky's Sign?

Pemphigus vulgaris - AI intra epidermal blisters

7

Which HPV causes genital warts?

6 and 11

8

Which skin condition starts with a Herald patch and then spreads in Christmas tree pattern?

Pityriasis rosea

9

What is the first line treatment for cellulitis?

Cephalexin

10

What is the topical tx for impetigo?

Mupirocin

11

What procedure is used for Squamous Cell Carcinoma removing thin layers of cancerous tissue until no more cancer is seen?

Moh's procedure

12

Indication for mometasone? action?

Inflammatory hyperkeratotic dermatosis
STRONG topical corticosteroid