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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Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [19 September]

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In this week’s case discussion from Dr Terry Harvey, we look at a 75-year-old man who has a previous history of one melanoma and 10+ non-melanoma skin cancers, presenting for a routine skin check.

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

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In this week’s case discussion, submitted by Dr Terry Harvey, a 76-year-old man presented for his first ever skin check as his wife was concerned about a lesion on his left posterior flank.

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

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In this week’s case discussion from Dr Terry Harvey, we look at a 70-year-old patient who recently had a halo split thickness skin graft on the left anterior leg to remove an infiltrative BCC. Histology margins were clear on that excision. He presented 8 weeks later as a new nodule had started growing out of the site of the skin cancer removal.

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

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In this week’s case discussion from Dr David Stewart, a 72-year-old male came in with a lesion on his foot which had been present for one month. Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [29 August]”