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

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This week’s case discussion, submitted by Dr Randa Al-Hajali, features a 75-year-old male patient with a growing lesion on the concha of his ear. The lesion has been painful and frequently bleeds.

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Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [31 October]

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In this week’s case discussion, submitted by Dr Robert Teunisse, we look at an 80-year-old male patient with an unusual nodular lesion on his right shoulder.

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Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [24 October]

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In this week’s case discussion, submitted by Dr Terry Harvey, we look at a 60-year-old male patient who presented for a routine skin check with no specific concerns. He has a history of multiple keratinocyte skin cancers and one previous melanoma in situ on his shoulder.

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Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [17 October]

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In this week’s case discussion, submitted by Dr Magdy Malek, we look at a 73-year-old male patient who presented for a full-body skin cancer check and this pigmented lesion was found on his lower back. The patient has a history of multiple melanomas in the past.

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Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [10 October]

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In this week’s case discussion, we are asking about treatment options rather than diagnosis. This man presented to Dr Terry Harvey following a biopsy elsewhere. This lesion on the helical rim of the left ear was confirmed by a biopsy to be an infiltrative subtype basal cell carcinoma that measured 8x8mm. How would you treat this skin cancer?

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Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [3 October]

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This week’s case discussion from Dr Céline Bordeleau features a 59-year-old female patient with no previous skin cancers, who presented with a lesion on her right arm that had been present for two years and slowly growing.

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Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [26 September]

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In this week’s case discussion, we look at a pigmented lesion that Dr Ovida Vipulaguna found on his hand, and he is concerned it may be suspicious.

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