What is your diagnosis?

Joseph F. Sobanko, Gretchen E. Vanderbeek, Kevin White, Clifton White, Anna Bar

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An 88-year-old woman with Alzheimer disease and a history of numerous basal cell carcinomas presented to our clinic with a rapidly growing nodule on the right arm of 2 weeks' duration. No antecedent lesion was present at that site. The nodule was asymptomatic, and a review of systems did not reveal constitutional symptoms. Physical examination revealed a 3×2-cm,oval, dome-shaped, burgundy-colored nodule with a smooth shiny surface adjacent to the right antecubital fossa. A round, 0.5-cm, crateriform ulceration was present at the right pole of the nodule.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)285-287
Number of pages3
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2013


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology

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Sobanko, J. F., Vanderbeek, G. E., White, K., White, C., & Bar, A. (2013). What is your diagnosis? Cutis, 92(6), 285-287.