{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} A Case of Folliculitis Decalvans with Concomitant Acne Keloidalis Nuchae, Androgenic Alopecia, and Profound Postinflammatory Hyperpigmentation

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To present a detailed review of folliculitis decalvans, including pathophysiology, manifestations, diagnosis, and treatment, with a case study illustrating this dermatologic disorder?s clinical course.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Recall the pathophysiology and differential diagnosis of folliculitis decalvans.
  2. Specify the clinical manifestations of folliculitis decalvans.
  3. List the appropriate interventions for treating folliculitis decalvans.
Price: $20.00


  • ANCC 1.5 CH / 0.5 APH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

Awarded Advanced Pharmacology Hours

Test Code: JDNA0519
Published: May 2019
Expires: 6/4/2021
Required Passing Score: 10/14 (71%)
Authors: Mitchell Gleed, BS; Kim Carlson, RN, MSN, NP-C, DCNP