Terminology used in skin diseases

June 6, 2021 Identification and classification of a patient's skin lesions are important steps in the diagnosis of any skin disorder. Few simple terms can be used to describe the cutaneous findings in most skin diseases. Macule / Patch: A flat circumscribed area of discoloration 0.5 cm or less is a macule. More than 0.5cm … Continue reading Terminology used in skin diseases