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The Dermatologist’s Board Review - July 2019

The Dermatologist’s Board Review - July 2019

The contents of these questions are taken from the Galderma Pre-Board Webinar. The Pre-Board Webinar is now an online course. For details, go to


1. This patient’s nails show severe dystrophy with atrophy of the nail beds. This process may be improved with the following treatment:

a) Corticosteroids
b) Terbinafine
c) Fluconazole
d) Infliximab
e) Methotrexate



nail beds

2. This 19-year-old woman has painful verrucous lesions involving the nail beds of several of her fingers. A diagnostic study that may be helpful in arriving at a diagnosis is:

a) Complete blood count
b) Urinalysis
c) Electrocardiogram
d) X-ray of the fingers
e) Chest x-ray

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