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Cholesteatoma 101
Figure 1: The anatomy of the ear

Cholesteatoma 101

A cholesteatoma is the abnormal growth of skin in the middle ear. Although cholesteatoma is non-cancerous, the build-up of skin can act like a benign tumor by expanding and invading…

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Melanoma: Overview
Figures 3 and 4: Removal of pre-melanoma lesion required a wide resection of the surrounding skin to prevent the spread of skin cancer.

Melanoma: Overview

Case Presentation A female patient in her 30’s was referred by a dermatologist for left cheek dysplastic nevus, a pre-melanoma lesion that required a wide resection. The patient’s lesion was…

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