Skin That “Changed Overnight”

October 9, 2014

Mottled skin; neuropathic pain; syncope . . . test yourself on these and other subjects.

Question 1:

These lesions appeared “overnight” on the leg of a 66-year-old black woman who was caring for her mother who had been hospitalized.

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Question 2:

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Question 3:

Familial adenomatous polyposis was diagnosed in a 26-year-old man whose father and grandfather had colon cancer when they were in their 40s.

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Question 4:

Brugada syndrome was diagnosed in a 15-year-old boy after a syncopal episode experienced when he was playing football.

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Question 5:

A 54-year-old man had acute onset of a painful scrotal rash.

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ANSWER KEY:

Question 1. B

Question 2. A

Question 3. F

Question 4. E

Question 5. D