Learning module: Benign skin lesions

Goals and objectives

The purpose of this module is to help medical students recognize and manage some of the most common benign skin lesions.

After completing this module, the learner should be able to:
  • Recognize some of the most common benign skin lesions.
  • Educate patients about these lesions.
  • Discuss management options for these lesions as appropriate.

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    The AAD has partnered with the Society of Pediatric Dermatology (SPD) to produce a series of pediatric dermatology-specific modules for the AAD's Basic Dermatology Curriculum (BDC).  The topics for these modules were selected by pediatric dermatologists as topics not currently addressed within the BDC.

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