Lentigo Maligna (Malignant Melanoma) of Face
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Lentigo maligna (malignant melanoma) of the face in an elderly man.  The lesion consisted of multiple irregular flat black spots.  It was originally biopsied by a dermatologist.  The pathology report was lentigo maligna, Clarke Level 2.  The lesion was excised and covered with a split thickness skin graft.  The picture on the right was taken one month post-operatively.

Bechara Y. Ghorayeb, MD
Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
1140 Business Center Drive, Suite 560.  Houston, Texas 77043
Phone: (713) 464 2614