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Categories of Skin DiseasePalpulosquamos, Nodular, Vesiculobullous, Maculopapular
Papulosquamos Lesionspapules, plaques, and scales
Papulosquamos lesion examples: Psoriasis, Lichen planus
Lichen Planus (The 5 P's) Pruritic, polygonal, purple, planar, papules
Nodular LesionsBenign and malignant epidermal and dermal nodules
Nodular lesion examples: Nevi (mole), Cherry angiomas, epidermoid cysts
Nodular Lesions - Malignant - Squamous cell carcinomaIsolated keratotic, eroded papule or nodule
located: sun exposed area
Nodular Lesions - Malignant - Basal cell carcinoma "pearly" nodules in sun exposed area
associated with: central ulcerations, telangiectasis
Vesiculobullous Lesions vesicles and bullae
Vesiculobullous lesion examples: Impetigo, Herpes zoster, Pemphigus
Maculopapular Lesions macules and papules
Maculopapular examples:
Viral exanthems (generalized, erythematous maculopapular rash)
Drug eruptions (d/t hives)
Autoimmune disease - Pemphigus affecting the skin and mucous membranes
associated with: vesicles and bullae that can rupture and weep
FATAL
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