In the blog category “Case Studies” Professor David Wilkinson offers an excellent platform to discuss clinical problems and cases within a closed alumni community. This area is password-protected and only accessible to past HealthCert Skin Cancer Certificate course participants.
We encourage you to submit clinical images and questions so we can all learn together.
In this week’s case discussion, submitted by Dr Alex Speight, we review a 70-year-old male patient with a slow growing lesion on his right arm.
- 70-year-old male
- Slow growing lesion on arm
This week’s case discussion from Dr Sally Parsons features a 47-year-old fair-skinned female patient who presented for a skin check. A small pigmented lesion was found on the patient’s shoulder, subtly getting darker over a 12-month period since it was first noticed.
- 47-year-old female
- Small pigmented lesion on shoulder
In this week’s case we look at a female patient who had seen her usual GP and had “a few sunspots” frozen off her back multiple times in the prior two years. She then presented to Dr Terry Harvey with persistent lesions. Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [15 February]”
This week’s case discussion from Dr Terry Harvey features a 50-year-old female patient with a dark lesion on her right arm.
- 50-year-old female patient
- Dark lesion noted
This week’s case discussion from Dr Aung Lynn features a 72-year-old female patient with no complaints, presenting for a skin check. She is unaware of the lesion on her arm.
- 72-year-old female patient
- Unaware of lesion on arm
This week’s case discussion from Dr Terry Harvey features a male patient in his 50s with no specific concerns, presenting for a skin check.
- Male aged 50+
- No specific concerns
This week’s case discussion, submitted by Dr Terry Harvey, features a 63-year-old female patient with no previous skin cancers and no specific concerns, presenting for a full skin check.
- 63-year-old female
- No specific concerns
This week we revisit a very interesting and unique case from Dr Slavko Doslo.
- 63-year-old male
- Lesion noted in the eye Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [11 January]”
The first case discussion of the year features an interesting submission from Dr Terry Harvey.
- 56-year-old female patient
- Lesion on leg
Our case discussion this week features another case from Dr Terry Harvey.
- Barely visible lesion (as marked)
- Lesion on left posterior leg