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Session Information

FOC U048 - Great Mimickers Beyond Syphilis

Open admission to eligible categories, no tuition or ticket

Subject:

Date: Monday, March 24

CME Credits: 1.50

Location: Room 603

Time: 7:15 AM - 8:45 AM

Director: Eve Judith Lowenstein, MD, PhD, FAAD

Learning Objectives:
Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Recognize look-alikes in clinical dermatology diagnosis
  • Identify similar and distinguishing features in clinical diagnosis

Description:
Our eyes can fool us. This session will focus on rapid visual differential diagnosis of dozens of clinical cases. Patterns in lesion morphology, color, shape, size, location, distribution and texture will be compared. Clues that help distinguish the zebras from the horses will be discussed.