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Case Number : Case 1309 - 30 June Posted By: Guest

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45 year old female with rapidly growing keratotic lesion on right lower leg.

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Dr. Richard Carr

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KA in a tattoo. Given age wonder if you should check for Muir Torre Syndrome? KA in MTS show loss of MMR proteins.

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Dr. Richard Carr

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A couple of our juniors were asking about the brown "artefact" overlying the epidermis and in the KA itself - I believe this is curious phenomenon that appears to be associated with plastic coverslips (which I hate!).

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