Karl Rodins

FACD, FRCPA, Specialist Dermatologist, Queensland Institute of Dermatology, Brisbane, Qld

Persistently itchy papules

A man presented with a three-year history of intensely itchy legs following failed treatment with mild to mid-strength topical steroids elsewhere.

Improving diagnostic accuracy of skin biopsies

Practitioners can improve diagnostic accuracy of skin biopsies and hasten appropriate management for patients by adopting some simple but effective steps during each biopsy procedure.