A Skin Rash and Clues that Lead to a Serious Rheumatic Condition

Oct 18, 2019

Reporting in the Oct. 14 issue of The American Journal of Medicine, Kristopher Ahn, M.D., and Rukma Govindu, M.D., describe a case of an otherwise healthy 36-year-old African American woman who presents to the emergency department for treatment of a long-lasting skin rash. As her ED visit unfolds, it turns into a complicated, challenging, difficult to diagnose case. Learn more in this featured case study.

Reporting in the Oct. 14 issue of The American Journal of Medicine, Kristopher Ahn, M.D., and Rukma Govindu, M.D., describe a case of an otherwise healthy 36-year-old African American woman who presents to the emergency department for treatment of a long-lasting skin rash. As her ED visit unfolds, it turns into a complicated, challenging, difficult to diagnose case. Learn more in this featured case study.To read this case study in it's entirety, see "A Rash Diagnosis: A Teachable Moment," The American Journal of Medicine. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2019.09.003. Oct. 14, 2019.