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How would you treat this lesion on the scalp?

A 48-year-old male patient is sent by his barber with concerns about a new mole on the scalp. What do you think of the lesion?

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In this week's case discussion, submitted by Dr David Stewart, we look at a 48-year-old male patient who was sent by his barber with concerns about a new mole on the scalp.

What do you think? What would you do next?

 clinical scalp

dermoscopy scalp


Here is the pathology result.

Pathedit (19)

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