Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [13 July]

Case discussion

In this week’s discussion, we present a recent case from Dr Mokesh Raj, which features:

  • 30 year-old patient
  • No history

What do you make of the image? Would you do anything here? Why / why not?

Once you have made your assessment, scroll further for the pathology report!

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

Case discussion

In this week’s discussion, we have an interesting case from Dr David Stewart, which features:

  • 50 year-old female patient
  • Undergoing chemotherapy for bowel cancer
  • Lesion at her hairline

Please review below images. What is your assessment?

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Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [29 June]

Case discussion

This week’s case discussion from Dr David Stewart features:

  • 58 year-old male patient
  • Lesion on forearm

Please review images and advise your differential diagnosis, and what would you do next?

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Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [22 June]

Case discussion

In this week’s discussion, we present a case from Dr Christopher Jensen, featuring:

  • 69 year-old male patient
  • New pigmented lesion on his right cheek
  • History of invasive melanoma and melanoma in situ, 20 years and 1 year ago respectively

What do you make of these images? What would you do, if anything?

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Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [15 June]

Case discussion

We present an interesting case this week from Dr Tim Aung, featuring:

  • 65 year-old male patient
  • Pink, nodular lesion right shoulder for 6m
  • Slowly growing

What is your assessment? What would you do next?

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Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [8 June]

Case discussion

This week’s case from Dr Tim Aung features a:

  • 55 year-old male patient
  • Pigmented lesion in front of left ear
  • Unknown duration

What is your assessment? What would you do next?

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Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [1 June]

Case discussion

This week, we have another interesting case from Dr Tim Aung, featuring:

  • 70 year-old male patient
  • Lesion near right wrist noted for 6-12m

How do you evaluate the below images? What would you do next?

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Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [25 May]

In our case this week from Dr Tim Aung, we present a:

  • 20 year-old male patient
  • Mother concerned about lesions

How do you evaluate the below images? What would you do next?

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Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [18 May]

Case discussion

In this week’s case from Dr Silke Vahar-Matiar, we have a:

  • 40 year-old male patient
  • First skin check

How do you evaluate these images? What would you do next?

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[3 min watch] When should you use algorithms to diagnose skin lesions?

algorithms

When should algorithms be used to diagnose skin lesions, and which algorithm is best? In this short video, Professor Cliff Rosendahl speaks about the use of algorithms in dermoscopy, particularly Chaos & Clues, and how you can apply these diagnostic tools in practice to achieve the best patient outcomes. Continue reading “[3 min watch] When should you use algorithms to diagnose skin lesions?”