A 43-Year-Old with a Persistent Skin Rash

Last updated March 26, 2015
Case Authors: 
David H. Spach, MD's picture
David H. Spach, MD
Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
Clinical Director, Mountain West AIDS Education and Training Center
University of Washington School of Medicine
Roy Colven, MD
Dermatology Section Head, Harborview Medical Center
Professor of Dermatology
University of Washington School of Medicine
Learning Objectives: 
  1. Discuss the differential diagnosis for hyperkeratotic, scaly skin lesions in HIV-infected persons with advanced immunosuppression.
  2. Identify a mite in a skin scraping viewed under a microscope.

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