Cicatricial Alopecia – Friday Pop Quiz 11/27
cicatricial alopecia
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The best diagnosis of this type of cicatricial alopecia shown in the image is: A. Chronic cutaneous lupus erythematosus B. Lichen planopilaris C. Central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia D. Pseudopelade of Brocq E. Alopecia mucinosa To find out the correct answer and read the explanation, click here.  Brought to you by our brand partner Derm In-Review.  A product of SanovaWo …
Keratoacanthomas – Friday Pop Quiz 11/20
keratoacanthomas
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This syndrome presents with multiple keratoacanthomas appearing suddenly during childhood or adolescence and inherited in an autosomal dominant pattern: A. Ferguson-Smith B. Grzybowski C. Gorlin D. KA centrifugum E. Buschke-Lowenstein To find out the correct answer and read the explanation, click here.  Brought to you by our brand partner Derm In-Review.  A product of Sanova …
Monoclonal Gammopathy – Friday Pop Quiz 11/13
monoclonal gammopathy
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What is the most likely diagnosis in this patient with a monoclonal gammopathy? A. Sarcoidosis B. Leprosy C. Phymatous rosacea D. Necrobiotic xanthogranuloma E. Cutaneous tuberculosis To find out the correct answer and read the explanation, click here.  Brought to you by our brand partner Derm In-Review.  A product of SanovaWorks. …
Seborrheic Dermatitis – Friday Pop Quiz 11/6
eborrheic dermatitis
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An infant is referred by their pediatrician for further evaluation of seborrheic dermatitis refractory to standard therapy. What is the most appropriate intervention? A. Prescribe clobetasol solution B. Obtain bacterial culture C. Obtain fungal culture D. Obtain complete blood count E. Obtain skin biopsy To find out the correct answer and read the explanation, click here.  Br …
Leg Ulceration – Friday Pop Quiz 10/30
IgA monoclonal gammopathy
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This 48 year old woman tells you these lesions began as "acne bumps" on her legs. A biopsy reveals ulceration and a mixed inflammatory infiltrate, including neutrophils. A tissue culture for infectious organisms is negative. What is the most likely underlying systemic condition in this patient? A. Celiac disease B. Ovarian cancer C. Chronic pancreatitis D. IgA monoclonal gammopathy …