Dr. Ioffreda: Lichen planopilaris

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    Question provided by Dr. Michael D. Ioffreda, M.D.

    What is the best diagnosis?



    Dr. Ioffreda: Trichodysplasia of immunosuppression

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    Question provided by Dr. Michael D. Ioffreda, M.D.

    Which of the following statements is FALSE regarding trichodysplasia of immunosuppression?

     

    Dr. Ioffreda: Rare alopecias: Vitamin D resistant rickets

    Multiple choice question

    Question provided by Dr. Michael D. Ioffreda, M.D.

    Which of the following statements regarding atrichia with papular lesions is FALSE?

    Dr. Ioffreda: Alopecia in horizontal sections

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    Question provided by Dr. Michael D. Ioffreda, M.D.

     

    Which of the following is NOT considered to be an advantage of evaluating alopecia biopsies by horizontal sections?

     


     

    Dr. Ioffreda: In Paraneoplastic Autoimmune Mult...

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    Question provided by Dr. Michael D. Ioffreda, M.D.

     

    In Paraneoplastic Autoimmune Multiorgan Syndrome (PAMS),(illustrated below) histopathology of a skin biopsy may resemble all of the following EXCEPT:

     


     

    Dr. Gown: Skin biopsy from elderly male patient...

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    Question provided by Dr. Alan Gown, M.D.

    Skin biopsy from elderly male patient with 3 cm nodule on left temple. The features do not resemble any of the skin primary carcinomas and you consider a cutaneous metastasis.

     Based on the results of immunohistochemical pannel illustrated below What is the most likely primary site of this this patient’s tumor? 

     


    Dr. Barnhill: The image below is from 65 year-o...

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    Question provided by Dr. Raymond Barnhill, M.D.

    Dr. Barnhill: The image below is from 65 year-old man with firm lesion on vertex of scalp (sun-exposed).

     

     


     

    Most appropriately you consider a diagnosis of desmoplastic melanoma. Which of the following additional features will be the most helpful to establish this lesion as desmoplastic melanoma. Please choose the most accurate answer below:

    Dr. Barnhill: Spitz nevus and atypical Spitz nevus

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    Question provided by Dr. Raymond Barnhill, M.D.

    37 year-old female with lesion on buttock

     

    Please choose the most accurate statement about this lesion below:

     

    Dr. Rabkin: Classification and grading of atypia in melanocytic nevi.

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    Question provided by Dr. Michael Rabkin, M.D., Ph.D.

    You review two lesions, each with the histological features seen in the following 3 photomicrographs:

     

    In patient A, these features are representative of a lesion measuring 3 mm in diameter.  In patient B, they are representative of a lesion measuring 1 cm in diameter.  You have no other information about the patient.  On the basis of this histology and the available information, what can we say about these patient’s melanoma risk?

     

    American Board of Pathology SAM from 2012 Dermpedia CME Course

    Questions:50
    Attempts allowed:5
    Opens:08/27/2012 - 23:00
    Closes:04/29/2014 - 23:00
    Pass rate:75 %
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    Everybody can take the test but only participants of 2012 Course: Melanoma Update, Critical & Urgent Diagnoses and Alopecia  should claim American Board of Pathology Maintainance of Certification Self-Assessment Credits (SAMs). SAMs are provided by Community Medical Centers in Fresno, CA. 

     

     

    Community Medical Centers has been approved by the American Board of Pathology to provide Self-Assessment Modules (SAMs). SAMs are a specific form of Category 1 CME required by the ABP as part of its Maintenance of Certification Program.

    The test questions cover 10 hours of instruction at the Course, so successful participants can claim 10 SAM Credits.

    All questions are based on the presentations delivered at the Course included in Course Materials. If you have not downloaded the Course Materials yet, the are available from www.dermatopathologyconsultations.com/education

    70% of questions must be answered correctly in order to claim the credit.

    Please review the questions carefully and review your notes and the Course Materials before answering each question as only 5 attempts will be allowed. 

    Number of Questions: 50
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    Dr. Rabkin's Conference

    Michael S. Rabkin, M.D., Ph.D. is the owner and director of Rabkin Dermatopathology Laboratory, P.C. in Tarentum, Pennsylvania.  Dr. Rabkin graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1976, and received his M.D. and Ph.D. degrees from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina in 1984.  He then trained in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology at the University of Utah, where he worked with Dr.

    Cases associated with this conference:

  • Scottsdale 2012 Didactic Session II Lecture #8 Case Vignettes 1
    Author: Michael Rabkin M.D., Ph.D.

  • Didactic Session X: Varia

    Session End: 
    04/13/2013 - 16:00

     

     

    Didactic Session IX: Nevi

    Session End: 
    04/13/2013 - 12:30

     

    Didactic Session VIII: Update on histologically ambiguous melanocytic lesions: promise and pitfalls.

    Session End: 
    04/13/2013 - 10:00

    Lectures

    • (R. Scolyer) Melanoma Field: Where we are and where we are going
    • (C. Magro) Borderline Melanocytic Tumors
    • (A. Zembowicz) Diagnostic Adjuncts in Diagnosis of Melanocytic Proliferations

     

    Didactic Session VII: A teaching point short presentations

    Session End: 
    04/12/2013 - 18:30

    The faculty will present short presentation illustrating one important and practical teaching point.


    Didactic Session VI: Tumors with neural differentiation and other lesions

    Session End: 
    04/12/2013 - 17:00

    Lectures:

     

    Cases associated with this session:

  • Case 76A (JLH14: A thigh nodule in a 46-year-old man)
    Author: Jason L. Hornick M.D., Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Jason Hornick's Conference
  • Case 76B (JLH13: An arm nodule in a 28-year-old woman)
    Author: Jason L. Hornick M.D., Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Jason Hornick's Conference
  • Case 77 (JLH15: A mass on the finger of a 41-year-old woman)
    Author: Jason L. Hornick M.D., Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Jason Hornick's Conference
  • Case 78 (JLH16: A thigh mass in a 65-year-old man)
    Author: Jason L. Hornick M.D., Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Jason Hornick's Conference
  • Case 79A (JLH18: A finger nodule in a 19-year-old woman)
    Author: Jason L. Hornick M.D., Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Jason Hornick's Conference
  • Case 79B (JLH17: A chest mass in a 77-year-old woman)
    Author: Jason L. Hornick M.D., Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Jason Hornick's Conference
  • Case 80 (JLH19: A hand nodule in a 41-year-old man)
    Author: Jason L. Hornick M.D., Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Jason Hornick's Conference
  • Case 81 (A misnamed tumor)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Case 82 (An infiltrative lesion in the dermis/subcutis)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Case 83 (JLH20: A mass on the hand of a 20-year-old man)
    Author: Jason L. Hornick M.D., Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Jason Hornick's Conference
  • Case 84 (JLH21: A groin mass in a 67-year-old man)
    Author: Jason L. Hornick M.D., Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Jason Hornick's Conference
  • Case 85 (JLH22: Multiple nodules on the leg of a 21-year-old man)
    Author: Jason L. Hornick M.D., Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Jason Hornick's Conference
  • Case 86 (JLH24: A finger nodule in a 5-year-old girl)
    Author: Jason L. Hornick M.D., Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Jason Hornick's Conference
  • Case 87 (25 TM)
    Author: Thomas Mentzel M.D.

    Conference: Dr. Thomas Mentzel Conference
  • Case 88 (26 TM)
    Author: Thomas Mentzel M.D.

    Conference: Dr. Thomas Mentzel Conference
  • Case 89 (27 TM)
    Author: Thomas Mentzel M.D.

    Conference: Dr. Thomas Mentzel Conference
  • Didactic Session V: Smooth muscle, perivascular chondroid tumors

    Session End: 
    04/12/2013 - 14:30

     

    Cases associated with this session:

  • Case 59 (TB9)
    Author: Thomas Brenn MD, PhD

    Conference: Edinburgh Dermatopathology Conference
  • Case 60 (TB10)
    Author: Thomas Brenn MD, PhD

    Conference: Edinburgh Dermatopathology Conference
  • Case 61 (TB11)
    Author: Thomas Brenn MD, PhD

    Conference: Edinburgh Dermatopathology Conference
  • Case 62 (TB12)
    Author: Thomas Brenn MD, PhD

    Conference: Edinburgh Dermatopathology Conference
  • Case 63 (TB13)
    Author: Thomas Brenn MD, PhD

    Conference: Edinburgh Dermatopathology Conference
  • Case 64 (21 TM)
    Author: Thomas Mentzel M.D.

    Conference: Dr. Thomas Mentzel Conference
  • Case 65 (22 TM)
    Author: Thomas Mentzel M.D.

    Conference: Dr. Thomas Mentzel Conference
  • Case 66 (23 TM)
    Author: Thomas Mentzel M.D.

    Conference: Dr. Thomas Mentzel Conference
  • Case 67 (24 TM)
    Author: Thomas Mentzel M.D.

    Conference: Dr. Thomas Mentzel Conference
  • Case 68 (JLH6: A thigh tumor in a 65-year-old man)
    Author: Jason L. Hornick M.D., Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Jason Hornick's Conference
  • Case 69 (JLH7: A nodule on the chest of a 38-year-old man)
    Author: Jason L. Hornick M.D., Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Jason Hornick's Conference
  • Case 70 (JLH8: A nodule on the finger of a 32-year-old man)
    Author: Jason L. Hornick M.D., Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Jason Hornick's Conference
  • Case 71A (JLH10: A large thigh mass in a 70-year-old man)
    Author: Jason L. Hornick M.D., Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Jason Hornick's Conference
  • Case 71B (JLH9: A painless nodule on the leg of a 58-year-old woman)
    Author: Jason L. Hornick M.D., Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Jason Hornick's Conference
  • Case 72A (JLH12: A thigh mass in a 19-year-old man)
    Author: Jason L. Hornick M.D., Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Jason Hornick's Conference
  • Case 72B (JLH11: A foot mass in a 42-year-old woman)
    Author: Jason L. Hornick M.D., Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Jason Hornick's Conference
  • Case 73 An unexpected clear cell tumor
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Case 74 It is not as bad as it looks
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Case 75 A hard case
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Didactic Session IV: Fatty tumors

    Session End: 
    04/11/2013 - 18:30

     

    • (S. Billings)  Lipomas
    • (T. Mentzel) Liposarcoma
    • (P. McKee)   Reflections on a lifetime in dermatopathology

     

    Cases associated with this session:

  • Case 50 (Multiple painful nodules)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Case 51 (The white whale of fatty tumors)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Case 52 (Paradox)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Case 53 (A lump on the back of the neck)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Case 54 (Usually a renal mass)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Online Only Case 1 (Subcutaneous mass on posterior neck of 55-year-old man)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Online Only Case 2 (An unusual fatty tumor in an infant)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Case 55 (11 TM)
    Author: Thomas Mentzel M.D.

    Conference: Dr. Thomas Mentzel Conference
  • Case 56 (12 TM)
    Author: Thomas Mentzel M.D.

    Conference: Dr. Thomas Mentzel Conference
  • Case 57 (13 TM)
    Author: Thomas Mentzel M.D.

    Conference: Dr. Thomas Mentzel Conference
  • Case 58 (14 TM)
    Author: Thomas Mentzel M.D.

    Conference: Dr. Thomas Mentzel Conference
  • Didactic Session III: Vascular lesions

    Session Time: 
    Thursday, April 11, 2013 - 14:00 - 16:00
    Session End: 
    04/11/2013 - 16:00

     

    Cases associated with this session:

  • Case 31 (Is this even a real diagnosis?)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Case 32 (Is your diagnosis on target?)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Case 33 (A mass on the hand... how bad is it?)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Case 34 (A post-auricular violaceous nodule)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Case 35 (A patient with myeloma)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Online Only Case 1 (Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia without lymphoid aggregates)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Online Only Case 2 (Not Kaposi sarcoma)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Online Only Case 3 (Angiosarcoma or not?)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Case 36 (15 TM)
    Author: Thomas Mentzel M.D.

    Conference: Dr. Thomas Mentzel Conference
  • Case 37A (16 TM)
    Author: Thomas Mentzel M.D.

    Conference: Dr. Thomas Mentzel Conference
  • Case 37B (17 TM)
    Author: Thomas Mentzel M.D.

    Conference: Dr. Thomas Mentzel Conference
  • Case 38 (18 TM)
    Author: Thomas Mentzel M.D.

    Conference: Dr. Thomas Mentzel Conference
  • Case 39 (20 TM)
    Author: Thomas Mentzel M.D.

    Conference: Dr. Thomas Mentzel Conference
  • Case 40 (19 TM)
    Author: Thomas Mentzel M.D.

    Conference: Dr. Thomas Mentzel Conference
  • Case 41 ( )
    Author: Prof Richard A Scolyer BMedSci MBBS MD FRCPA FRCPath

    Conference: Sydney Melanoma Group cases
  • Case 42 ( )
    Author: Prof Richard A Scolyer BMedSci MBBS MD FRCPA FRCPath

    Conference: Sydney Melanoma Group cases
  • Case 43 (JLH26: A skin nodule on the thigh of a 19-year-old woman)
    Author: Jason L. Hornick M.D., Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Jason Hornick's Conference
  • Case 44 (JLH25: A thigh mass in a 24-year-old man)
    Author: Jason L. Hornick M.D., Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Jason Hornick's Conference
  • Online Only Case1 (TB14)
    Author: Thomas Brenn MD, PhD

    Conference: Edinburgh Dermatopathology Conference
  • Case45 (TB5)
    Author: Thomas Brenn MD, PhD

    Conference: Edinburgh Dermatopathology Conference
  • Case 46 (TB7)
    Author: Thomas Brenn MD, PhD

    Conference: Edinburgh Dermatopathology Conference
  • Case 47 (TB6)
    Author: Thomas Brenn MD, PhD

    Conference: Edinburgh Dermatopathology Conference
  • Case 48 (TB8)
    Author: Thomas Brenn MD, PhD

    Conference: Edinburgh Dermatopathology Conference
  • Case 49 (TB4)
    Author: Thomas Brenn MD, PhD

    Conference: Edinburgh Dermatopathology Conference
  • Didactic session II: Fibrohistiocytic tumors

    Session Time: 
    Thursday, April 11, 2013 - 10:30 - 12:30
    Session End: 
    04/11/2013 - 12:30

     

    Cases associated with this session:

  • Case 19 (TB1)
    Author: Thomas Brenn MD, PhD

    Conference: Edinburgh Dermatopathology Conference
  • Case 20 (TB2)
    Author: Thomas Brenn MD, PhD

    Conference: Edinburgh Dermatopathology Conference
  • Case 21 (TB3)
    Author: Thomas Brenn MD, PhD

    Conference: Edinburgh Dermatopathology Conference
  • Case 22 ( )
    Author: Prof Richard A Scolyer BMedSci MBBS MD FRCPA FRCPath

    Conference: Sydney Melanoma Group cases
  • Case 23 ( )
    Author: Prof Richard A Scolyer BMedSci MBBS MD FRCPA FRCPath

    Conference: Sydney Melanoma Group cases
  • Case 24 ( )
    Author: Prof Richard A Scolyer BMedSci MBBS MD FRCPA FRCPath

    Conference: Sydney Melanoma Group cases
  • Case 25 ( )
    Author: Prof Richard A Scolyer BMedSci MBBS MD FRCPA FRCPath

    Conference: Sydney Melanoma Group cases
  • Case 26 (A nodule on a young man)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Case 27 (A desmin positive tumor in a child)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Case 18 (In USA there are around 250 new cases of this entity each year)
    Author: Artur Zembowicz M.D. Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Z's Consultations
  • Case 17 (When multicentric this tumor can be associated with arthritis)
    Author: Artur Zembowicz M.D. Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Z's Consultations
  • Case 16 (A Childhood Tumor in an Adult)
    Author: Artur Zembowicz M.D. Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Z's Consultations
  • Case 15 (A Rare Variant of a Very Common Tumor: Not a Spitz Nevus)
    Author: Artur Zembowicz M.D. Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Z's Consultations
  • Case 28 (A finger nodule)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Case 29 (I thought this was a bone tumor)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Case 30 (Something unexpected)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Online Only Case 1: A palm mass on a 12-year-old girl
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Online Only Case 2 (A rock hard lesion in a young girl)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
  • Online Only Case 3 (Brittle bones and a small subcutaneous mass)
    Author: Dr. Steven D. Billings

    Conference: Dr. Steve Billings Conference
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