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Flashcards in FARR Dermatology Deck (22):
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“Stuck-on” appearance.

Seborrheic keratosis.

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Red plaques with silvery-white scales and sharp margins.

Psoriasis.

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The most common type of skin cancer; the lesion is a pearly-colored papule with a translucent surface and telangiectasias.

Basal cell carcinoma.

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Honey-crusted lesions.

Impetigo.

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A febrile patient with a history of diabetes presents with a red, swollen, painful lower extremity.

Cellulitis.

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positive Nikolsky’s sign.

Pemphigus vulgaris.

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negative Nikolsky’s sign.

Bullous pemphigoid.

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A 55-year-old obese patient presents with dirty, velvety patches on the back of the neck.

Acanthosis nigricans. Check fasting blood glucose to rule out diabetes.

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Dermatomal distribution.

Varicella zoster.

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Flat-topped papules.

Lichen planus.

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Iris-like target lesions.

Erythema multiforme.

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A lesion characteristically occurring in a linear pattern in areas where skin comes into contact with clothing or jewelry.

Contact dermatitis.

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Presents with a herald patch, Christmas-tree pattern.

Pityriasis rosea.

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A 16-year-old presents with an annular patch of alopecia with broken-off, stubby hairs.

Alopecia areata (an autoimmune process).

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Pinkish, scaling, flat lesions on the chest and back; KOH prep has a “spaghetti-and-meatballs” appearance.

Pityriasis versicolor.

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A premalignant lesion from sun exposure that can lead to squamous cell carcinoma.

Actinic keratosis.

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“Dewdrops on a rose petal.”

Lesions of 1° varicella.

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“Cradle cap.”

Seborrheic dermatitis. Treat with antifungals.

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Associated with Propionibacterium acnes and changes in androgen levels.

Acne vulgaris.

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A painful, recurrent vesicular eruption of mucocutaneous surfaces.

Herpes simplex.

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nflammation and epithelial thinning of the anogenital area, predominantly in postmenopausal women.

Lichen sclerosus.

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Exophytic nodules on the skin with varying degrees of scaling or ulceration; the second most common type of skin cancer.

Squamous cell carcinoma.