Assessment Of Dermatological Patients

Numerous skin lesions can be diagnosed by history and physical examination. Some cases require a biopsy or other tests. Dermatological history Important information from the medical history include: Personal or family history of atopy (indicates atopic dermatitis out) occupational exposure (contact dermatitis) Long-term exposure to sunlight or other forms of radiation (benign and malignant skin tumors) Systemic diseases (diabetes and candida or tinea (dermatophytosis), hepatitis C and cryoglobulinemia) Sexual history…

September 3, 2018