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The dermatological consultation 

The dermatological consultation
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The dermatological consultation
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10.1093/med/9780199208388.003.02
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date: 15 October 2019

Introduction20

Taking a dermatological history20

Examining the skin24

Height, habitus, and skin changes26

Dermatological procedures: skin surgery28

Other dermatological investigations32

It is vital to take a good history, which in many cases will provide the diagnosis. This chapter describes what should take place in a dermatological consultation and includes some basic investigations....

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