Dermatological Disorders Archives - MPR

Dermatological Disorders

Clinical Challenge: Rash of the Arms, Legs, and Abdomen

A 34-year-old Hispanic woman is referred by her family practitioner for evaluation of a rash on her arms, legs, and abdomen. The clinician diagnosed the rash as allergic contact dermatitis, administered intramuscular triamcinolone, and placed her on an oral antihistamine. Can you make the correct diagnosis?

Clinical Challenge: Lesion on the Palm

A 66-year-old man presents for evaluation of a growth on his left palm. He first noted the lesion approximately 1 year ago, and it has increased in size considerably throughout the last 3 to 4 months. Can you make the correct diagnosis?