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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?

Case Number : Case 1178 - 29th December Posted By: Guest

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The patient is a 36 year old woman with a shave biopsy of a lesion on the dorsum of the left foot.

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Guest Giovanni Falconieri


Intradermal desmoplastic nevus, if HMB45+ I would go for spitzoid blue nevus

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Guest Jim Davie MD


Agree with desmoplastic nevus. Minimal Ki67 staining (<1%), and preservation of P16 staining (nuclear and cytoplasmic). [replicate post]

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