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Melanoma (Lentigo Maligna)

The lesion in this photo is a lentigo maligna melanoma. Characteristic features seen in this lesion are an irregularly shaped flat lesion (macule or patch) and brown or black spots (some darker) that are scattered irregularly.

Photo courtesy of Gregory L. Wells, MD.