Author | Steven Q. Wang, MD

Articles

Can You Identify These Lesions?

December 01, 2005

Erythematous patches and papules on the knuckles; a slowly enlarging papule on a finger; a painful ulcer on the thumb; rough, thickened skin around the metacarpophalangeal joints; symmetric, soft, tan papules....

Melanoma-or Mimic?

August 01, 2005

The incidence of malignant melanoma has been rising at an alarming rate. There is still no cure for metastatic melanoma; thus, early diagnosis followed by prompt excision is essential for a good prognosis.