Superficial Fungal 2-loo

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Superficial Fungal 2-loo

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following skin problems are you least likely to find in the groin area?
    • A. 

      Tinea versicolor

    • B. 

      Tinea cruris

    • C. 

      Erythrasma

    • D. 

      Inverse psoriasis

    • E. 

      Candidiasis

  • 2. 
    What is the appropriate specimen to collect for KOH of suspected tinea capitis?
    • A. 

      Scale

    • B. 

      Crust

    • C. 

      Distal end of hair shaft

    • D. 

      Middle of hair shaft

    • E. 

      Fractured hair shaft (black dots)

  • 3. 
    Woods lamp would be the least useful in diagnosing the following skin disease:
    • A. 

      Porphyria

    • B. 

      Erythrasma

    • C. 

      Tinea versicolor

    • D. 

      Tinea capitis

    • E. 

      Vitiligo

  • 4. 
    What is the most appropriate dose for Griseofulvin for treatment of tinea capitis in children?
    • A. 

      10 mg/kg/day

    • B. 

      15 mg/kg/day

    • C. 

      25 mg/kg/day

    • D. 

      30 mg/kg/day

    • E. 

      40 mg/kg/day

  • 5. 
    What is the most appropriate dose for terbinafine in treatment of tinea captis in children?
    • A. 

      3 mg/kg/day

    • B. 

      5 mg/kg/day

    • C. 

      7 mg/kg/day

    • D. 

      9 mg/kg/day

    • E. 

      11 mg/kg/day

  • 6. 
    Terbinafine is metabolized by the following hepatic enzyme cytochrome p450:
    • A. 

      3A4

    • B. 

      3A5

    • C. 

      2D2

    • D. 

      2D4

    • E. 

      2D6

  • 7. 
    1. What is the quickest way to confirm the diagnosis of Candida?
    • A. 

      Culture

    • B. 

      Biopsy

    • C. 

      KOH

    • D. 

      Direct fluorescent antibody

    • E. 

      Woods lamp