Thursday, July 30, 2009

Lip Lesion - You Be The Doctor

This 76 year old woman had a long-standing sore on the border of her lower lip. It was not tender and she denied any trauma or known exposure. What is the diagnosis?

1. Leukoplakia
2. Squamous cell carcinoma
3. Contact dermatitis to oral hygiene products
4. Oral lichen planus
5. Apthous stomatitis

Make your diagnosis and the answer will be posted tomorrow.
(from Consultant)


KatieM said...

I think it is contact dermatitis

ERP said...

Hmmm. Either oral lichen planus or SCC.

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Raymond Bouchayer said...

#4 I have NO idea , but it sounds right to me .

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Indeed the squamous cell is the correct diagnosis, it is not that bad, but really needs attention.

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