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How would you treat this patch on a scalp?

What would you do? A 76-year-old male presents for a routine skin check & this large patch was noted on the right parietal scalp. Join the case discussion!

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In this week’s case discussion, submitted by Dr Randa Al-Hajali, we look at a 76-year-old male patient who presented for his routine skin check. This large patch was noted on the right parietal scalp.

What do you think of this lesion? What would you do next?

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For further information on this topic, you may be interested to learn more about the HealthCert Professional Diploma program in Skin Cancer Medicine.

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