Day: June 10, 2018

A pigmented lesion on the sole Dermoscopy pays to in evaluating small pigmented lesions on the sole.

A pigmented lesion on the sole Dermoscopy pays to in evaluating small pigmented lesions on the sole, however, many lesions may show regions of asymmetric homogenous pigment, prompting biopsy. Case presentation A 39-year-old woman noted an asymmetrical dark mole over the medial aspect of her best posterior sole . The mole had appeared over the previous 12 months and measured 3 mm in size. Dermoscopy showed a lattice-like pigment network with small dark brown globules. Excision biopsy exposed a well toned epidermal rete ridge program with nests of melanocytes at their ideas and in addition within the superficial dermis. The junctional and superficial dermal nests were pigmented deeply, but there is no atypia .. Read More