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In this change of pace, a reminder to all of us that at any facility where you render professional services, the public will perceive you as the face of that organization.

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December 2nd, 2008


Continuing the Clinical Mock Dermatology Boards series:

 Acne 102

You may access other clinical Dermatology presentations by clicking on the Clinical Dermatology Reviews on the Quick Links.

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Didactic Session
Michaelis-Gutmann Bodies Bacterial and Rickettsial Infections (Weedon Chapter 23)

Infectious diseases still comprise one the greatest public health problems. The skin provides clear clinical and histopathological clues to many bacterial infections.The photo to the upper right is a PAS stain demonstrating the characteristic Michaelis-Gutmann bodies, a infrequent accompaniment to chronic bacterial infections.
Unknown Slide Reviews
Basal Cell Carcinoma Morpheaform type Unknown Slide Review Part 30

Test your diagnostic acumen with this review of interesting cases from this past week's signout.

What is this infiltrative tumor that may be mistaken for metastatic breast carcinoma?
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Paul K. Shitabata, M.D.
Dermatopathology Institute of LA BioMed