Photo Quiz

Photo Quiz presents readers with a clinical diagnostic challenge based on a photograph and a brief clinical scenario.

Oct 1, 2015 Issue
10-Year History of Pitted Nails
A man presented with a 10-year history of itchy, scaly, brittle fingernails that were pitted but not painful. His toenails were unaffected. He also had patches of dry, scaly skin on his scalp, low back, and genitals.

Sep 15, 2015 Issue
Rapidly Progressing Rash in an Adult
A woman presented with a nonpruritic rash on her extremities, including palms and soles, and around her lips. The rash developed after symptoms of fever, sore throat, and headache.

Sep 1, 2015 Issue
Development of a Rash After Hot Tub Use
A man presented with a rash and fever a few days after using a hot tub.

Aug 15, 2015 Issue
Discoloration in the Hands
A woman with systemic lupus erythematosus had pain in her hands and discoloration on the tips of her fingers and toes when exposed to cold.

Aug 1, 2015 Issue
Hyperpigmented Plaques on the Feet
A man presented with asymptomatic blue-gray lesions on both feet that were darkening over time. He was using several medications.

Jul 15, 2015 Issue
A Bump on the Knee
A 13-year-old girl presented with a painless bump on her knee that had been present for two weeks; Plain radiography was performed.

Jul 1, 2015 Issue
Pruritic Plaques After Laparoscopic Surgery
A woman presented with a mildly pruritic eruption that began one week after arthroscopic rotator cuff repair and gradually worsened.

Jun 15, 2015 Issue
Skin-Colored, Dome-Shaped Papule on the Upper Lip
A man with a history of basal cell carcinoma presented with a solitary, 3.5-mm, skin-colored, dome-shaped, nontender, firm papule on his upper lip.

Jun 1, 2015 Issue
Diffuse, Bright-Red Rash with Desquamation and Scaling in an Adult
A man presented with fever; chills; and a pruritic, peeling, red rash over his entire body. He also had pain in his hands.

May 15, 2015 Issue
Acute Onset of Polyarthralgia and Skin Plaques
A man presented with severe pain and swelling in his knees and wrists that affected his ability to walk, and a rash on his thighs, knees, hands, and lower back.

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