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Safe Tattooing Practices for Patients With Chronic Skin Conditions

By Compiled by Anna Olechowska

Patients with chronic skin conditions may wish to be tattooed for various reasons. As the physician, it's your job to educate and inform the patient of the risk/benefits and make recommendations based on their medical history.

How to Contain Melanoma From Spreading After Mole Removal

Many suspicious moles removed require further surgery because cancerous mole cells were missed during the initial removal, and the second procedures increase the risk of infection, bleeding, and scarring.

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Papular Lesions on the Scalp: What's the Diagnosis?

Papular Lesions on the Scalp: What's the Diagnosis?

A 31-year-old man presents to a homeless clinic complaining of a papular rash located on the occipital region of his ...

Progressive Alopecia in the Mid-Scalp: Can You Make the Diagnosis?

Progressive Alopecia in the Mid-Scalp: Can You Make the Diagnosis?

A middle-age black female presents with marked alopecia in her midscalp. Can you make the diagnosis?

Hidradenitis Suppurativa: Advances in Diagnosis and Treatment

Hidradenitis Suppurativa: Advances in Diagnosis and Treatment

Hidradenitis suppurativa is a chronic and often painful inflammatory skin condition that involves lesions in the glandular areas of the ...

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