A 14 year old female presents with fever of 103F, tachycardia, hypotension and vomiting. The patient noticed to have widespread, blanchable macular rash on her face, trunk, arms and legs for 12 hours. She denies skin pain or itching, and the rash appears to wax and wane over the 2-3 hours she is being evaluated in the ED. What do you do next?
The DermED cases test the learner’s ability to diagnose conditions based on images and case examples from the Emergency Department at CHOP. The module includes a multiple choice quiz as well as a compare and contrast section to differentiate between similar conditions.
Content Developed By:
- Patrick J. McMahon, MD
- Jill Posner, MD, MSCE
- Maria Quidgley-Martin, MD
This series focuses on dermatology in partnership with the Dermatology Section and Emergency Department at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.
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