Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [20 November]

Case discussion_Slavko Doslo

This week, we have another wonderful case from Dr Slavko Doslo. A 65-year-old female presented for a skin check and a lesion was noticed as indicated.

What is your assessment of the clinical and dermoscopic images? What would you do – if anything?

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Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [13 November]

case submission_Sanazsadat

This week we have an interesting case from Dr Sanazsadat Hejazi. A 77-year-old female presented for a skin check and a lesion was noticed as indicated on left forearm. Here is a clinical picture of a rapidly growing (3 weeks) lesion in an elderly lady.

What is the important differential diagnosis list here? How would you biopsy this?

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Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [06 November]

Case discussion_Slavko doslo

This week, we have another interesting case from Dr Slavko Doslo. A 59-year-old male presented for a Skin check and a lesion was noticed. Unfortunately, we do not have the clinical images. 

The challenge this week is to describe the dermoscopic picture as we all know what the diagnosis will be. Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [06 November]”

Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [30 October]

Case discussion_Slavko Doslo

This week, we have another wonderful case from Dr Slavko Doslo. A 77-year-old male presented for a skin check and a lesion was noticed as indicated.

What is your assessment of the clinical and dermoscopic images? What would you do – if anything? Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [30 October]”

Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [23 October]

Case discussion_Slavko DOslo

This week we have a great case from Dr Slavko Doslo. A 65-year-old female presented for a Skin check and a lesion was noticed as indicated.

What is your assessment of the clinical and dermoscopic images? What would you do – if anything?

Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [23 October]”

How to Close Wounds on Paper Thin Skin

In this short video, experienced skin cancer doctor Colin Armstrong demonstrates how to use steri-strips for wound closures on thin skin, particularly on elderly patients. Continue reading “How to Close Wounds on Paper Thin Skin”

Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [09 October]

Case discussion_Slavko

This week we have another fabulous case from Dr Colin Armstrong. An 80-year-old female presented for a skin check and a lonely lesion was noticed on the calf as indicated.

What is your assessment of the clinical and dermoscopic images? What would you do – if anything? Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [09 October]”

How to Use the Principle of Hydrodissection in Skin Cancer Surgery

If you perform skin cancer surgery in your practice, you might be interested to see the 1-minute video below with experienced skin cancer doctor Hamilton Ayres. Dr Ayres uses the principle of hydrodissection to remove a lesion on a patient’s ear. The injected fluid helps to separate the tissue planes and facilitates excision. Continue reading “How to Use the Principle of Hydrodissection in Skin Cancer Surgery”

A Quick Guide to Local Anaesthetics for Skin Cancer Procedures

Experienced skin cancer doctor Hamilton Ayres gives a quick overview of all you need to know about local anaesthetics, possible side effects and considerations to take into account before you perform a surgical procedure. Continue reading “A Quick Guide to Local Anaesthetics for Skin Cancer Procedures”

Professional Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine with Prof David Wilkinson

Skin Cancer Medicine

In the short video below, Professor Wilkinson speaks about the Skin Cancer Medicine course which has been purpose-built to help busy general practitioners acquire the fundamental skills they need to manage skin cancer with confidence and feel safe in their practice. Please take the opportunity to learn more about Australia’s leading professionally accredited skin cancer education program. Continue reading “Professional Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine with Prof David Wilkinson”