How Good a Dermatologist Are You?

July 25, 2013

Ulcerating ankle; loud snoring; a new onset rash: see if you can answer this week’s 5 quiz questions.

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This patient presented with slowly expanding, ulceration at the ankle against the background of varicose veins and peripheral edema.

QUESTION 2:

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A 35-year-old man is brought in by his wife who complains of his loud snoring. You suspect that he might suffer from obstructive sleep apnea.

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A 58-year-old man had a disseminated rash consisting of indurated, erythematous plaques variably covered by silver scales. The diagnosis: adult-onset psoriasis.

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A 20-year-old woman complained about the acute onset of itching and swelling of the right eye. She did not use eye cosmetics.

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A 56-year-old man presented for evaluation of a subtle 3-cm2 area of thickened nodularity on his shoulder. The lesion was better palpated than visualized.

ANSWER KEY:



Question 1. Answer: c

Question 2. Answer: e

Question 3. Answer: a

Question 4. Answer: d

Question 5. Answer: a