AFP DEPARTMENT COLLECTION
Photo Quiz presents readers with a clinical diagnostic challenge based on a photograph and a brief clinical scenario.
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.
Apr 15, 2015 Issue
Red Rash on the Back
A man presented with a on his back after a coronary stent procedure. The erythematous lesion was well demarcated with visible capillary break and petechiae inside the borders. There was a central fine scale.
Mar 1, 2015 Issue
Blisters Over the Buttocks
A 7-year-old girl with a history of pain in her lower abdomen and buttocks developed multiple bullous lesions in the perirectal area involving the gluteal cleft and both buttocks.
Feb 15, 2015 Issue
New-Onset Bullous Rash
A man presented with an asymptomatic rash that began one day after taking trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole. Physical examination revealed multiple large, erythematous, sharply demarcated circular plaques.
Feb 1, 2015 Issue
Vesicular Rash in a College Student
A 19-year-old college student presented with erythematous papules and vesicles on an erythematous base that were scattered over his face, scalp, trunk, and upper extremities. The lesions appeared in multiple stages, some with crusting and excoriation.