Weekly Challenge

What is your diagnosis?
A 37-year-old male from India presents for evaluation of a pruritic rash which started on his scalp and chest and has spread to his upper back and now has some facial involvement. He is otherwise well and denies any systemic complaints...

Self-Assessment & Review

Board Review question
The target antigen of pemphigus vulgaris is found predominantly at which layer of the skin?

  1. Subcorneal layer
  2. Granular layer
  3. Basal layer
  4. Lamina lucida
  5. Sublamina densa

Derm Surgery 101