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Pink papules on the fingers

Two patients with pink-purple hand papules—but only one shows interface dermatitis and lymphocytic infiltrate.
Clinical Challenge

Painful red spot 
and fever in an infant

The child and her twin tested positive 
for influenza B infection one week earlier. The child's pulse, respirations, and blood pressure were within normal limits.
Features

A comprehensive look at kidney stones

Some risk factors are unavoidable, but adjusting your patient's diet and addressing comorbidities can prevent excruciating episodes.
Dermatologic Look-Alikes

Widespread Erythematous Rash

In Case 1, a 24-year-old man presents to his primary care physician with complaints of new-onset sore throat and fatigue. In Case 2, a 50-year-old man presents to an urgent care clinic complaining of a fast-developing pruritic rash after being stung by a wasp.
ClinicianPOV

IL-23 Inhibitors to Improve Quality of Life in Patients With Psoriasis

The management of psoriasis revolves around injectable biologics that target T helper 17 cells-derived proinflammatory cytokines responsible for the pathogenesis of the disease. IL-23 inhibitors are injected every 8 to 12 weeks, allowing patients to have a better quality of life. Dr Joel M. Gelfand, the director of the Psoriasis and Phototherapy Treatment Center at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine in Philadelphia, discusses how IL-23 inhibitors filled a gap in care for patients with psoriasis.
Features

Successfully treating problem drinking

Thanks to the availability of effective medications, managing patients with alcohol dependence has become a realistic goal for primary-care clinicians. An estimated 5% of patients encountered in primary care are alcohol-dependent.1 Traditionally, clinicians have referred these patients to specialists, but with the advent of effective medications to aid recovery, office-based primary care has become a…
Features

Successfully treating problem drinking

Thanks to the availability of effective medications, managing patients with alcohol dependence has become a realistic goal for primary-care clinicians.
Features

Early diagnosis of malignant melanoma

Surveillance on the part of primary-care clinicians is critical to the 
timely identification of cancerous lesions in at-risk individuals.
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