Case 12

    A 60-year-old man with a lesion on the forehead which brings him in today. The lesion bled

    occasionally. He has no personal or family history of skin cancer, atypical nevi, or

    melanoma. When he was last seen 4 years ago he had several actinic keratoses. Efudex was

    prescribed, and he did use this with good results.

    Remaining exam was without significant dermatologica findings with exception of a few actinic keratoses.


    1. Possible basal cell carcinoma on forehead.

    2. Actinic keratoses.

    A biopsy was done from the forehead.