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Title: Assessment of the Skin, Hair, and Nails


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Assessment of the Skin, Hair, and Nails
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Skin Assessment
  • Objective Data
  • Color pigmentation
  • Normal pink or appropriate for
  • race even pigmentation
  • Change in pigmentation
  • Vitiligo
  • Widespread skin color changes
  • Pallor
  • Cyanosis
  • Erythema
  • Jaundice

3
Skin Assessment Cont.Widespread Skin Color
Changes
Pallor
Cyanosis
Erythema
Jaundice
4
Skin Assessment Cont.Pigmentation Vitiligo
5
Skin Assessment-Cont.
  • Temperature
  • Moisture
  • Turgor
  • Lesions
  • describe

6
Skin Lesions
Diaper Dermatitis
  • Allergic dermatitis

7
Skin Lesions Cont.eczema
8

Skin Lesions Cont.Impetigo
9
Skin Lesions Cont.Fungal Infections
  • Tinea corporis

10
Skin Lesions Cont.Signs to alert you for
Malignant Melanoma !!!
  • ABCDE

11
Skin Lesions Cont.Abnormal Characteristics of a
Pigmented Lesion
  • DANGER SIGNS ABCDE
  • Asymmetry
  • Border irregularity
  • Color variation
  • Diameter
  • Elevation and Enlargement

12
Hair Assessment
  • Distribution (evenly distributed, patchy,
    alopecia)
  • Thickness (thick, thinning, balding)
  • Texture (fine/course/smooth)
  • Infections/infestations
  • Scalp lesions (scales, masses, nodules)
  • Note normal changes with aging

ALOPECIA (Hair loss)
Tinea Capitis
13
Nail Assessment
Normal Nails
  • Assess
  • Nail bed color (translucent with pink nail bed)
  • Texture (smooth, ridging, pitting)
  • Consistency (firm, spongy)
  • Nail angle (
  • Surrounding tissues
  • Note changes with aging thicker, dull,
    splitting, longitudonal bands

14
Nail Assessment-Cont.Nail Angle
15
Nail Assessment-Cont.Nail Angle Clubbing
16
Nail Assessment-Cont.Fungal Infection -
Onychomycosis
17
Nail Assessment-Cont.Paronychia
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