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Image Number 4775 (Keratoacanthoma)

 
Morphology:
Nodule pink

Diagnosis: Keratoacanthoma

Site: Cheek

Sex: F

Age: 80

Type:

Description: Nodule with central keratin-filled crater.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

 An asymptomatic, red, dome-shaped nodule with a central keratin-filled crater of 8 months duration. Clinically, it fits solitary KA and has been removed through curettage and cautery under LA. Six months later no signs of recurrence was found. 



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