Actinic keratosis on the lipstick area of the lower lip. A persistently recurring chapped and peeling skin change in one and the same area of the lip is a cause for more thorough examination and biopsies. Cultivation for herpes is also worthwhile. The area of the skin change should be palpated carefully. If a solid lump is detected, squamous cell carcinoma may be present making further examinations urgent.
Copyright © 2019 Duodecim Medical Publications Limited.
Actinic keratosis on the lip - Image
is a sample topic from the Evidence-Based Medicine Guidelines
To view other topics, please sign in or purchase a subscription.
Evidence Central is an integrated web and mobile solution that helps clinicians quickly answer etiology, diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis questions using the latest evidence-based research. Complete Product Information.
"Actinic Keratosis On the Lip - Image." Evidence-Based Medicine Guidelines, Duodecim Medical Publications Limited, 2019. Evidence Central, evidence.unboundmedicine.com/evidence/view/EBMG/453360/all/Actinic_keratosis_on_the_lip___Image.
Actinic keratosis on the lip - Image. Evidence-Based Medicine Guidelines. Duodecim Medical Publications Limited; 2019. https://evidence.unboundmedicine.com/evidence/view/EBMG/453360/all/Actinic_keratosis_on_the_lip___Image. Accessed October 18, 2019.
Actinic keratosis on the lip - Image. (2019). In Evidence-Based Medicine Guidelines. Available from https://evidence.unboundmedicine.com/evidence/view/EBMG/453360/all/Actinic_keratosis_on_the_lip___Image
Actinic Keratosis On the Lip - Image [Internet]. In: Evidence-Based Medicine Guidelines. Duodecim Medical Publications Limited; 2019. [cited 2019 October 18]. Available from: https://evidence.unboundmedicine.com/evidence/view/EBMG/453360/all/Actinic_keratosis_on_the_lip___Image.
TY - ELEC
T1 - Actinic keratosis on the lip - Image
ID - 453360
BT - Evidence-Based Medicine Guidelines
UR - https://evidence.unboundmedicine.com/evidence/view/EBMG/453360/all/Actinic_keratosis_on_the_lip___Image
PB - Duodecim Medical Publications Limited
DB - Evidence Central
DP - Unbound Medicine