Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [19 September]
This week we have another case by Dr David Smith. While performing a skin check on an elderly person, David noticed a pigmented skin lesion on the ankle.
How would you biopsy?
Case submitted by Dr David Smith
Here is the pathology report – “Nested and focally lentiginous proliferation of cytologically atypical melanocytes in the epidermis.”
What is your interpretation and what would you do next (if anything)?
Please share your thoughts in the comment section below. Professor David Wilkinson will provide his opinion and advice.