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Dermatology | Medicine (MD/DO) School Study Aid


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2 Picmonics to Learn | 5 mins
Skull, Scalp and Hair Assessment
Skull
Inspect Size, Shape and Contour
Inspect and Palpate Areas for Tenderness or Lesions
Scalp
Inspect for Tenderness, Lesions or Rashes
Inspect for Dandruff
Inspect for Lice or Nits
Hair
Inspect Quality and General Appearance of Hair
Observe Hair Distribution
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2 mins
Skin Assessment
Inspect the skin
Observe for Abnormal Skin Pigmentation
Inspect for Cyanosis
Observe Skin for Pallor
Observe for Jaundice
Inspect for Erythema
Palpate the Skin
Check the Temperature
Observe the Skin for Moisture
Inspect for Diaphoresis or Dehydration
Check skin for edema
Imprint Thumb Firmly for 3 to 4 Seconds
Look for lesions
Note the Characteristics
Palpate Lesion
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4 mins

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