MELANOMA ???

71 YR MALE C O --THIS LESION WHICH PRESENT SINCE 4 YEARS BUT INCREASING RAPIDLY IN SIZE SINCE LAST 1 MONTH OLD HISTORY -- PATIENT IS NONDAIBETIC BUT HYPERTENSIVE AND ASHTHAMATIC ALL SYSTEMIC EXAMINATION --/ ARE NORMAL LOCAL EXA. ---- S O BLEEDING FROM LESION PRESENT I M COMFUSED ?? IS IT CARCIGENIC GROWTH SHOULD HAVE TO INVESTIGATED OR IS IT SIMPLE WART TO BE REMOVED BY CAUTERY MACHINE MY PLAN IS TO EXISE IT BY CAUTERY AND SEND IT FOR HISTOPATHOLOGICAL EXAMINATION PLZ OPINE WHAT SHOULD HAVE TO DONE

LikeAnswersShare
According to history and age factor and rapid growt, pigmentatio. Most probably melanoma with malignant growth. Managment :- excision biopsy with normal margen for compare (HEP). Accordingly managed .
IT'S A..CASE GERIATRIC CASE.. WITH ..FACE..MELANOMA.. WITH.. H/O.. GROWTH AS WELL BLEEDING FROM THE SIDE.. SUGGESTIVE OF.. ? MALIGNANT.. MELANOMA .. NEED'S.. SURGICAL INTERVENTION WITH.. BIOPSY..
Thank you doctor
0
Pigmented lesion on the face with history of rapid growth is more in favor of melanoma with malignant change, needs excision biopsy with good margin and proceed.
Thank you doctor
0
All possibilities of malignant melanoma as growing gradually and bleeds Yes go with excisional biopsy option and send for hpe
Thanx dr Kute Ankush
0

View 2 other replies

Suspected malignant melanoma Biopsy with removal of adjacent tissue Treatment as per histopathology report
Thanks Dr. Ramesh Kumar Singh
0
Malignant melanoma. Needs excision biopsy and then treatment on the lines of malignant melanoma.
It is malignant melanoma Treatment. Wide excision with normal skin followed by HPE.
Send biopsy,confirm malignancy if present go for wide excision
Yes, you are on Rt.Line of treatment, ho ahead
Thank you doctor
0
Yes it's Melanoma need BIOPSY
Load more answers