Hair Follicle Disorders

Estimated time to complete session: 45 mins.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Classify the presenting characteristics associated with hair disorders: hidradenitis, folliculitis, pseudofolliculitis, and keratosis pilaris. .
2. Compare diagnostic findings through visual examination, dermoscopy and cytology as they apply to each of the discussed hair disorders: hidradenitis, folliculitis, pseudofolliculitis, and keratosis pilaris. 
3. Develop an initial plan of care for the management of each of the discussed hair disorders: hidradenitis, folliculitis, pseudofolliculitis, and keratosis pilaris.

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/05/2021

Jonathan Karnes, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, MDFMR Dermatology Services, Maine Dartmouth Family Medicine Residency, Augusta, Maine

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/05/2021
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