Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [6 February]

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This week’s case discussion, submitted by Dr Renuka Ranasinghe, features a hospital worker in her late 60s who was sent in for a skin cancer check by her hairdresser who had noticed a benign pigmented seborrhoeic keratosis on the back of the patient’s neck. Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [6 February]”

Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [30 January]

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In this week’s case discussion, we revisit an interesting case from Dr Slavko Doslo. An 80-year-old male patient reports an ulcer on his finger that is slow to heal over the past several weeks. Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [30 January]”

Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [23 January]

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In this week’s case discussion, we revisit an interesting case from Dr Terry Harvey. Do you see anything noteworthy in this wide shot of the legs? What do you think of the circled lesion (dermoscopy provided)? Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [23 January]”

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

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This week’s case discussion, submitted by Dr Robert Teunisse, features a 52-year-old male patient who works as a builder. This lesion was found on his right mid-back during a routine skin cancer check. Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [16 January]”

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

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Welcome to the first skin cancer case discussion of the new year! In this week’s case discussion, submitted by Dr David Stewart, we revisit the interesting case of a male patient with very sun-damaged skin who presented for a full skin check. This particular lesion caught the doctor’s attention. Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [9 January]”

Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [12 December]

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In this week’s case discussion, submitted by Dr Terry Harvey, we look at a patient who presented for a follow-up skin cancer check and total body photography after having been treated for a previous melanoma. Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [12 December]”

Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [5 December]

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In this week’s case discussion, we revisit a very interesting case from Dr Pearly Cooray. This is a 62-year-old male patient with a lesion noted on his forehead during his routine skin cancer check. Please review the clinical and dermoscopy images.

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

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In this week’s discussion, submitted by Dr Robert Teunisse, we look at the case of an 85-year-old male patient who is deaf, and his granddaughter communicated that this 25mm lesion on his right thigh has grown over three weeks. Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [28 November]”

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

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In this week’s case discussion, submitted by Dr Magdy Malek, we look at a 5x5mm lesion discovered on the back of the neck of an 68-year-old male patient during his routine full skin examination.

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

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This week’s case discussion, submitted by Dr Robert Teunisse, features a 48-year-old male patient with an elevated, firm and growing lesion on his right hand. There is a previous BCC excision adjacent to this lesion.

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