Skin examination and skin lesion, health and medicine homework help

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Do each question in a different page, at least one page for each of them.

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Discussion Question 1

Discuss the recommendations for skin examination. What populations are at increased risk of developing skin cancer? What recommendations can we give to our patients (from the pediatric to geriatric patient) regarding sun exposure?

Discussion Question 2

A 72-year-old female presents with complaints of a rash near the gluteal fold on the right side. It is a painful vesicular rash, onset approximately 2 days ago, with no fever but occasional burning and sensitivity at the site. She has tried triple antibiotic ointment without relief. She has been widowed for 10 years and has a "steady boyfriend" whom she has dated for 6 months and recently became sexually active with. What other questions would you like to ask your patient? What are your differential diagnoses and final diagnosis? How would you discuss this diagnosis with your older patient?

What is the following ICD-10 CODE, treatment, what will you teach her?

Discussion Question 3

Describe the difference in lesion characteristics between benign and malignant lesions. Discuss three common benign lesions and three precancerous or

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Please follow direction Do each question in a different page, at least one page for each of them. APA Style with two or more references for each question no older than 5 years old Discussion Question 1 Discuss the recommendations for skin examination. What populations are at increased risk of developing skin cancer? What recommendations can we give to our patients (from the pediatric to geriatric patient) regarding sun exposure? Discussion Question 2 A 72-year-old female presents with complaints of a rash near the gluteal fold on the right side. It is a painful vesicular rash, onset approximately 2 days ago, with no fever but occasional burning and sensitivity at the site. She has tried triple antibiotic ointment without relief. She has been widowed for 10 years and has a "steady boyfriend" whom she has dated for 6 months and recently became sexually active with. What other questions would you like to ask your patient? What are your differential diagnoses and final diagnosis? How would you discuss this diagnosis with your older patient? What is the following ICD-10 CODE, treatment, what will you teach her? Discussion Question 3 Describe the difference in lesion characteristics between benign and malignant lesions. Discuss three common benign lesions and three precancerous or ...
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Skin cancer is the commonly known form of cancer in the United States. The most common
types of skin cancer include basal cell and squamous cell carcinomas. Even though they are
curable, they are very costly and disfiguring to treat. The third most common type of cancer id
Melanoma is very dangerous and results to most deaths across the United States. Most of these
three types of cancer are primarily caused by overexposure to ultraviolet light (Bibbins-Domingo
et al., 2016).
Different recommendations have been enhanced for effective treatment of these diseases. For
examples, the American Cancer society recommends physicians to perform cancer related checkup. This will also include the ski examination in a periodic health examination for individuals
aged 20 years or older. Moreover, it is recommended to perform monthly skin –self-examination
by every individual. Different cutaneous examinations can also be performed which targets
individuals with rate of mal...

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