Senior Resident Peer-to-Peer Case Studies

May 2018 | Volume 17 | Issue 5 | Editorials | 571 | Copyright © May 2018

Elizabeth Robinson, Jennifer Aronica

GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Dermatology

The content of these case studies, ideal to review during peer study groups, was developed by Elizabeth Robinson, MD and Jennifer Aronica, MD under the guidance of dermatologist Adam Friedman, MD, FAAD, Associate Professor of Dermatology, Residency Program Director, Director of Translational Research, Department of Dermatology GW University

For more practice Q&A and Board prep study tools—visit Studies authored by our educational partner GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences Dermatology Residency Program.1) Q1aQ1BQ1CA 40-year-old woman presented to clinic for evaluation of multiple “skin growths” on her face, hands and gums that had increased in number over the past 10 years. Her past medical history was remarkable for invasive ductal carcinoma of the left breast, multiple colon polyps, a benign thyroid nodule and uterine fibroids. Classic phenotypic features of this disease include all of the following features except:A. Lipomas

B. Macrocephaly