A 62-year-old woman presented with a 6-month history of hair thinning, itchy scalp, and cold sensitivity, has a mild elevation of her thyroid-stimulating hormone level (4.88 mIU/L) and elevated levels of low-density lipoprotein (155 mg/dL) and total cholesterol (257 mg/dL). How do you interpret the test results?
A 50-year old man receiving total parenteral nutrition presented with a desquamating rash on his face, scalp, inguinal region, and perineum as well as diffuse alopecia of the face, scalp, axillae, and groin. What would you do next?
A 5-year-old boy presented with erythematous alopecia, crusting, and pustules on the right frontal scalp, without local warmth. He receives prednisone and cyclosporine for nephrotic syndrome; has cervical adenopathy; and owns a cat. Laboratory findings were unremarkable. What would you do next?
This JAMA Clinical Guidelines Synopsis summarizes the American Academy of Neurology’s and American Epilepsy Society’s 2015 guideline on management of an unprovoked first seizure in adults.