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Clinical Challenge: Severely Dry Skin

A 29-year old male inmate is referred for teledermatology evaluation to treat severely dry skin. His skin disorder has not responded to a variety of over-the-counter moisturizers. Past medical history is negative for systemic disease. What’s your diagnosis?

New Drug Product: Vemlidy

This slideshow reviews drug information for VEMLIDY (tenofovir alafenamide). Click here for the complete VEMLIDY new product monograph. For a downloadable PDF of this slideshow, click here.

New Drug Product: Lartruvo

This slideshow reviews drug information for LARTRUVO (olaratumab). Click here for the complete LARTRUVO new product monograph. For a downloadable PDF of this slideshow, click here.

Clinical Challenge: A lip lesion and a history of basal cell carcinoma

A 62-year-old woman seeks consultation for a nonhealing lesion above her upper lip that has increased in size gradually over the past few months. Her medical history is positive for basal cell carcinoma of the right nares treated recently with radiation therapy. She is fair-skinned and quit smoking 5 years previously. Examination of the affected…

Clinical Challenge: Crusting and Scaling of the Skin in Nursing Home Resident

Dermatological consultation is requested for a 78-year-old woman residing in a nursing home. According to the nursing staff at the home, her eruption has been worsening over the last few weeks despite topical and oral steroid therapy, and she continually scratches affected areas. The patient suffers from dementia and is taking multiple oral medications. Examination…