NP 321: Cutaneous Manifestations of Systemic Disease
The skin is often involved in systemic diseases. In fact, cutaneous manifestations often prove helpful in establishing the correct systemic diagnosis. Cutaneous disease can actually serve as the initial manifestation of a systemic disorder, including an internal malignancy. Various systemic disorders with cutaneous manifestations will be presented on the basis of affected organ systems including Rheumatology, Hepatic, Pulmonary and more.