Author | Scott J. M. Lim, DO

Articles

Elderly Woman With a Rapidly Enlarging Facial Tumor

December 31, 2006

A 101-year-old woman has had an occasionallypruritic and tender growthon her face for about 2 months. Thegrowth has doubled in size over the past2 weeks. She has no personal or familyhistory of cancer or significant dermatologicdisorders.

Interdigital Pilonidal Sinus

September 14, 2005

In the web space of his left hand, a 50-year-old barber had a painful cystlike lesion. The lesion had recurred intermittently, despite oral antibiotic treatment and warm compresses. The patient's father, also a barber, had a similar, more severe condition, which eventually required surgical intervention.