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Image Number 1338 (Melanoma)

 
Morphology:
Nodule

Diagnosis: Melanoma

Site: Trunk

Sex: M

Age: 38

Type:

Description: Red nodules.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History: An adult man has had a bathing trunk congenital giant melanocytic nevus. At last 8 months two red pyogenic granuloma-like nodules developed within the nevus. Skin biopsy of nodules disclosed nodular malignant melanoma. Please notice many discrete varying-sized melanocytic nevi at the surroundings of the main nevus.

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