Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [16 May]

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This week’s case discussion, submitted by Dr David Stewart, features a 49-year-old female patient who came in for a routine skin check. She is unaware of the lesion below her bra strap. Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [16 May]”

Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [9 May]

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This week we revisit an engaging case from Dr Alvin Prakash. A 63-year-old woman presented for excision of a cyst on her back. A full skin check was done and a pigmented skin lesion was noted on her lower back. Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [9 May]”

Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [2 May]

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This week’s case discussion, submitted by Dr Jag S, features a 38-year-old male, with no previous skin cancer history, who presented with a new lesion on his back. Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [2 May]”

Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [11 April]

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This week’s case discussion, submitted by Dr Terry Harvey, features a 49-year-old male patient who presents for a routine skin check and is concerned that a new lesion is present on his left medial foot. He has a history of four previous melanomas. Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [11 April]”

Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [4 April]

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This week we revisit an engaging case from Dr David Stewart, featuring a lesion identified on the left loin of a patient with sun-damaged skin. Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [4 April]”

Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [28 March]

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This week we look at a young (mid 20s) female patient who I saw in my practice recently. She has skin type 1-2, no relevant personal or family history and presents with a history of growth in a lesion on her neck. Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [28 March]”

Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [21 March]

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This week’s case discussion, submitted by Dr David Stewart, features a 60-year-old male with a longstanding pigmented lesion on his temple. Change is noted on serial images. Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [21 March]”

Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [14 March]

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This week’s case discussion, submitted by Dr David Stewart, features a 53-year-old lady with a previous BCC on her chest which was treated with Aldara, leaving a keloid scar. Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [14 March]”

Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [7 March]

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This week’s case discussion, submitted by Dr Terry Harvey, features a 70-year-old female patient with a past history of BCC only.

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Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [28 February]

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This week’s case discussion, submitted by Dr Bronwyn Edmunds, features a 53-year-old female who presents for skin check. A large dark nodule is noted on her left upper arm. She had first noticed this in September 2021, and describes it starting as a small, brown macule which bled a few times and grew and kept growing. Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [28 February]”