Skin Test
Christina P. Linton

Journal of the Dermatology Nurses' Association
April 2012 
Volume 4  Number 2
Pages 145 - 147
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1. Which of the following dermatoses of pregnancy is not associated with fetal risk? a. Pemphigoid gestationis b. Cholestasis of pregnancy c. Pustular psoriasis of pregnancy d. Pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy 2. Which dermatophyte is believed to play a role in the pathogenesis of seborrheic dermatitis? a. Microsporum canis b. Malassezia furfur c. Candida albicans d. Trichophyton rubrum 3. A 54-year-old woman presents with a single, bluish, translucent papule on her lower eyelid. It has not been bothersome, but she would like to know what it is called. What is the most appropriate diagnosis to tell her? a. Hidrocystoma b. Vellus hair cyst c. Trichilemmal cyst d. Steatocystoma 4. Which of the following oral antifungal medications has been associated with taste and smell disturbances, including loss of these senses? a. Griseofulvin b. Itraconazole c. Fluconazole d. Terbinafine 5. When examining an individual with basal cell nevus syndrome, which of the following would not be an expected physical finding: a. Skeletal defects b. Hyperhidrosis c. Jaw cysts d. Pits on palms and soles 6. What is another name for neurofibromatosis? a. Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome b. Gorlin syndrome c. von Recklinghausen's disease d. Kawasaki disease 7. The treatment of porphyria cutanea tarda may include all of the following, except: a. Beta carotene b. Alcohol avoidance c. Phlebotomy d. Chloroquine 8. Narrowband ultraviolet B (UVB) phototherapy is commonly recognized to be effective for all of the following conditions, except: a. Psoriasis b. Darier's disease c. Vitiligo d. Atopic dermatitis 9. Which of the following hair types does not receive its growth stimulation from androgens: a. Axillary hairs b. Eyebrow hairs c. Pubic hairs d. Beard hairs 10. A young man presents with recurrent crops of erythematous papules that develop crusts, vesicles, pustules, or erosions

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