Palpable Lesion on the Scalp

  • Alon Scope
  • John Paoli
  • Zoe Apalla

Case 1: A.S.

Sex: female

Age: 60

Surface (flat/palpable/nodular): palpable

Maximum diameter: 10 mm

Duration of the lesion: unknown (spouse noted the scalp lesion in the past month)

History of morphologic changes: unknown

Personal history of skin cancer (if yes, please specify): history of multiple in situ melanomas on the upper extremities and torso

Family history of skin cancer (if yes, please specify): negative

Skin phototype: II

Total nevus count (<10, 10–50, 50–100, >100): 10–50

Other clinical findings (optional):

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alon Scope
    • 1
    • 2
  • John Paoli
    • 3
  • Zoe Apalla
    • 4
  1. 1.Melanoma and Pigmented Lesion Clinic, Chaim Sheba Medical CenterRamat-GanIsrael
  2. 2.Faculty of MedicineTel Aviv UniversityTel AvivIsrael
  3. 3.University of GothenburgGothenburgSweden
  4. 4.First Department of DermatologyAristotle University of ThessalonikiThessalonikiGreece

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