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  1. Poison Ivy

    Poison ivy with characteristic shiny, red, 3-leaf configuration.

  2. Pityriasis Rosea

    Pityriasis rosea is a harmless, common skin problem that causes a rash. Although it can occur at any age, it is seen most often in those between the ages of 10 and 35.

  3. Pre-Op Norwood IV-V

    Pre-op Norwood IV-V.

  4. Portuguese Man of War Sting

    The sting of the Portuguese man-of-war. One of the most painful effects on skin is the consequence of attack by oceanic hydrozoans known as Portuguese men-of-war, which are amazing for their size, brilliant color, and power to induce whealing. They have a small float that buoys them up and from which hang long tentacles. The wrap of these tentacles results in linear stripes, which look like whiplashes, caused not by the force of their swing but from deposition of urticariogenic and irritant substances.

  5. Pityriasis Versicolor

    Pityriasis versicolor. Scaly, hypopigmented macules of pityriasis versicolor on the chest of a child.

  6. Sun Poisoning

    WebMD explains the symptoms and treatment of sun poisoning -- a severe form of sunburn.

  7. The 7 Types of Psoriasis

    This brief overview explains the main types of psoriasis that affect your skin, nails, and joints.

  8. Picture of the Skin

    WebMD's Skin Anatomy Page provides a detailed image of the skin and its parts as well as a medical definition. Learn about the skin's function and conditions that may affect the skin.

  9. Picture of the Hair

    WebMD's Hair Anatomy Page provides a detailed image and definition of the hair and its parts.

  10. Meningococcemia

    Meningococcemia. Stellate necrotic areas on the legs of a child with meningococcemia.

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