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Image Number 2581 (Keloid)


Diagnosis: Keloid

Site: Ear

Sex: F

Age: 38


Description: Post ear-piercing keloid.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis


An asymptomatic, skin-colored firm nodule about one centimeter diameter developed at the posterior aspect of the ear just above the hole of newly done ear-piercing. A smaller newly developed lesion just above the large one is also seen due to practicing of multiple ear piercing.

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