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Leaves of Three

Poison ivy is similar in appearance to several common plants, but the pruritic, erythematous rash it can produce in those who unwittingly make...

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A Paler Patch of Skin

Although health risks are uncommon with hypopigmentation, disfigurement and major psychologic effects are not. Can you find the answer to these...

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The Kiss That Keeps on Giving

Herpesviruses are highly contagious through contact with saliva and other secretions; there is no cure and some can recur. Can you identify these...

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Reading Between the Lines

Sometimes lesions arrange themselves in a linear fashion—which narrows down the differential. Can you identify these orderly cutaneous...

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Of Macules and Melanocytes

These patients are puzzled by the spots on their skin. Can you connect the dots to make the diagnosis?

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What Do You See in This ECG?

Crown yourself the King or Queen of Cardiology by identifying four specific findings on one ECG.

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When Dermatology Turns Deadly

Dermatologic emergencies can evolve quickly and become lethal in the absence of prompt diagnosis and appropriate treatment. Will you save the day...

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The Pimple That Wasn’t

These "pimples" are unpoppable! See if you can pair each stubborn pustule with its proper diagnosis.

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Marks of Devotion

These pious patients wear their faith on their sleeves—or rather, their skin. Can you pair each devout dermis to its diagnosis?

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So Much For That Pregnant “Glow”

Pregnancy has a reputation for conferring dewy freshness to skin. But having a bun in the oven isn’t a cure-all for dermatologic qualms—sometimes...

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