Dermatological diagnosis depends upon accurate examination and description of mucocutaneous symptoms and signs.
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|Overview of dermatology||Key points|
|Structure and functions of the skin||Key points|
|History taking in dermatology|
|Examination of the skin|
|Terminology in dermatology||Key points|
|Examination of the hair and scalp||Key points|
|Examination of the nails||Key points|
|An introduction to dermatological therapeutics||Key points|
|How to write a referral to a dermatologist|