Wednesday, October 2, 2013

You Be the Doctor


This 42 year old man came to the doctor with these changes in his gums.  What is the diagnosis?

1.  Chewing tobacco
2.  Implantation of amalgam
3.  Lead Poisoning
4.  Melanoma
5.  Peutz-Jegher's syndrome

Make your diagnosis in the comment's section and check back Friday for the answer.  Can you be the doctor that gets it right?

4 comments:

Anonymous said...

Number 4

Fern Driscoll said...

Melanoma?

Dr. Know said...

I think lead poisoning does this.

Sophie said...

My cat has that! I am sorry that I comment without actually suggesting a diagnose... I wonder what the right answer is, because it looks horrific, i am worried about this man and my pet. It can be cause by chewing tobacco? One has to be very irresponsible about their health to do that. This song says how important it is, no one explains it better than Dead Prez band.