Dermatoses of Pregnancy
Cantrell, mother of two small children, presents with complaint of intensely pruritic
skin for two weeks; she cannot obtain relief with topical steroids. She and her children have been to the park,
but she did not see any poison ivy. She is in her third trimester. There are no primary skin findings. There are secondary excoriations. Which of the following diagnosis is most
make a diagnosis of pemphigoid gestationis is this expectant mother, the
following should be true:
the presence of maternal pemphigoid gestationis, the following best describes
the complications that may exist:
healthy 29 year-old mother has very itchy hive-like changes in the stretch marks
of her abdomen. What potential
complications should be discussed with her?
steroids may be needed for treatment of extensive pemphigoid gestationis and
pruritic papules and plaques of pregnancy (PUPPP). Which of the following is true concerning the
use of oral steroids in pregnancy?
pregnancy, blisters are commonly formed with:
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