These discolored, scaly lesions on this young man’s trunk have recurred for the past 2 summers. He reports that the rash becomes “irritated and itchy” when he is in the sun.
A macular rash has been spreading for 5 days after the cheerful child started amoxicillin therapy. What’s the most likely cause?
This rash began as a small red patch about 10 days earlier while the patient was at wrestling camp.
Does this rash look like impetigo? Herpes? Tinea? Cellulitis? Here's a close look and a link to the answer and discussion.
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Dermatofibromas may present as papules or nodules that are elevated or slightly depressed. Suspected etiology includes skin injury such as insect bites.
This relatively uncommon inflammatory dermal process has previously been associated with diabetes mellitus and more recently with hyperlipidemia.
Nail clubbing may occur with many conditions. In these two patients, it heralded lung cancer.
A 23-year-old African American woman had variably shaped areas of atrophy and hypopigmentation on the face and ear. Your diagnosis?
Allergic contact dermatitis is common, can be debilitating for patients, and may mimic other dermatoses.