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Digital Abcess – Friday Pop Quiz 8/27/2021
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Which of the following is the most appropriate treatment of this infant’s painful finger? A. Incision and drainage B. Acyclovir C. Foscarnet D. Dicloxacillin E. Clindamycin 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. …
Severe Oral Mucositis: A Rare Adverse Event of Pembrolizumab
Oral Mucositis
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Treatment of malignancy with anti-programmed cell death 1 (PD-1) immune checkpoint inhibitors can cause mucocutaneous side effects resulting from T cell activation. Due to their recent development, the full side effect profile remains to be fully elucidated, however dermatologic adverse events are most common. The main oral toxicities of these immune checkpoint inhibitors include: xerostomia, dysg …