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In this section we have spot diagnoses posted on a daily basis since June 2010, now over 1700! You can review the archived cases and read the suggested diagnoses by users and the final comment by Dr Uma Sundram, the Editor-in-Chief and main spot diagnosis host. Case are uploaded each week day by 10 a.m. UK time with the correct diagnosis will generally be posted at 8 p.m. UK time. Why not view the most recent spot diagnosis and proffer a diagnosis?

December 2013

20 records in this category

  1. The patient is an 85 year old white man with a history of a lesion that was excised from the nose, with known outcome. He was treated. A shave biopsy of a keratotic, pink papule arising in the flat used to close the nose defect, present for three months, is taken from the nose.<br /><br />Case posted by Dr. Mark Hurt
    • 16 comments
    • 3,909 views
  2. The patient is a 72 year old woman with a biopsy of a lesion on the scalp.<br /><br />Case posted by Dr. Mark Hurt
    • 13 comments
    • 7,432 views
  3. 48-year-old female with left wrist mass.<br /><br />Case posted by Dr. Hafeez Diwan.
    • 17 comments
    • 3,493 views
  4. A 46-year-old woman with a two-month history of widespread eruption.<br /><br />Case posted by Dr. Hafeez Diwan.
    • 13 comments
    • 3,643 views
  5. M80. Non healing lesion, 10mm, 2/12, lower leg. ?acroangiodermatitis of Mali.<br /><br />Case posted by Dr. Richard Carr.
    • 14 comments
    • 4,180 views
  6. The patient is a 34 year old woman with an excision of a lesion on the right upper back.<br /><br />Case posted by Dr. Mark Hurt
    • 14 comments
    • 4,168 views
  7. The patient is a 70 year old white woman with a previous biopsy. An excision for margin exam is taken from the right parietal aspect of the scalp. <br /><br />Case posted by Dr. Mark Hurt
    • 14 comments
    • 6,309 views
  8. 58 year-old male with new firm, hemorrhagic crusted papules on forehead, cheeks, chin and ears. Clinical impression: rule out zoster.<br /><br />Case posted by Dr. Hafeez Diwan.
    • 11 comments
    • 3,163 views
  9. 24 year-old male with right arm lesions.<br /><br />Case posted by Dr. Hafeez Diwan.
    • 8 comments
    • 2,749 views
  10. 50 years old male. Cyst from back. No increasing in size.<br /><br />Case posted by Dr. Richard Carr.
    • 16 comments
    • 4,741 views
  11. The patient is a 39 year old man with four superficial erosions on the penis, present for 3 weeks. A biopsy is taken from the penis. <br /><br />Case posted by Dr. Mark Hurt
    • 18 comments
    • 4,025 views
  12. The patient is a 72 year old white woman with a shave biopsy of a pink papule taken from the left distal forearm.<br /><br />Case posted by Dr. Mark Hurt
    • 18 comments
    • 5,030 views
  13. Patient is a Newborn. Forty week vaginal delivery. APGARs 1, 5, 7 at one, five and ten minutes. Meconium staining of amniotic fluid. No cooling devices used on patient. Skin Biopsy. <br /><br />Case posted by Dr. Omar P. Sangueza.<br />
    • 18 comments
    • 5,046 views
  14. 44 year-old male with upper back biopsy. <br />Clinical impression: mass.<br /><br />Case posted by Dr. Hafeez Diwan.
    • 12 comments
    • 3,289 views
  15. No history <br /><br />Case posted by Dr. Richard Carr.
    • 13 comments
    • 3,761 views
  16. The patient is a 41 year old white man with a punch biopsy taken from the left posterior shoulder.<br /><br />Case posted by Dr. Mark Hurt
    • 14 comments
    • 3,990 views
  17. The patient is a 34 year old man with a shave biopsy of a tender nodule, present for two days, taken from the right second digit.<br /><br /><br />Case posted by Dr. Mark Hurt
    • 15 comments
    • 4,934 views
  18. F69. Has CLL. Scalp vesicles Rx’d by GP as Zoster but developed large unilateral area of black ulcerated scalp. Swabs growing pseudomonas.<br /><br />Case posted by Dr. Richard Carr.
    • 7 comments
    • 3,242 views
  19. The patient is a 93 year old white man with a shave biopsy of a red, translucent papule taken from the proximal right lower leg. <br /><br />Case posted by Dr. Mark Hurt
    • 15 comments
    • 3,878 views
  20. The patient is a 14 year old boy with a punch biopsy taken from the right temporal scalp.<br /><br />Case posted by Dr. Mark Hurt
    • 18 comments
    • 5,709 views
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