I put together these medical challenges. The cases are hypothetical and do not necessarily represent actual or typical presentations of medical diseases. Disclaimer is at the bottom of this page.
Monday, May 21, 2012
A 50 year old patient with hepatitis C presents with the rash shown above. It also affects the wrists, elbows, nails, and oral mucosa. Note that the rash is somewhat shiny and flat. The lesions are itchy.
A biopsy is shown below:
Challenge: What's your diagnosis?
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