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Flashcards in Dermatology Deck (25):
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stuck on appearance

seborrheic keratosis (a.k.a. basal cell papilloma)

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picket fencing/palisading, pearly border, rodent ulcer

basal cell carcinoma

3

dermatitis herpetiformis + IgA +ve

coeliac disease

4

granular IgA at the dermal papillae

dermatitis herpetiformis

5

erythema nodosum associated disorders?

sarcoidosis, IBD, TB and oral contraceptive pill

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erythematous bullseye lesion

lyme disease

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ash leave spots/shagreen spots + epilepsy + periungum scleroma + adenoma sebacum

tuberous sclerosis

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honey/golden crust

impetigo

9

café au lait spots, Lisch nodules, axillary freckling

neurofibromatosis

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silver scale, extensor surfaces

psoriasis

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cauliflower warts

HPV warts

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Kaposi’s sarcoma

HIV, immunosuppressed, HHSV8 (human herpes simplex virus 8)

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Intense erythema on the face and proximal limbs of a child

Slap cheek = parovirus B19 – can cause anaplastic anaemia in Sickle cell disease

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Small, umbilicated, translucent nodules – look fluid filled, are solid

molloscum contagiosum

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Flaccid blisters that burst easily to form erythematous lesions

pemiphigus vulgaris = Nikolsy sign +ve

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Large, tense, itchy bullae that cannot be burst

bullous pemphigoid (Nikolsy sign -ve)

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Heliotrope rash, Gottron’s papules, shawl rash

dermatomyositis

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Fish scale lesions

ichthyosis

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Velvety thickened lesions in axilla

acanthosis nigricans

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Target lesion

erythema multiforme

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Exclamation mark hairs

alopecia areata

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What allergy type is contact irritant?

type IV (mediated by T cells)

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Psoriasis exacerbated by what drugs?

lithium, B-blockers

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Munro microabscesses

psoriasis

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Arthus reaction

type 3 hypersensitivity on skin testing