Common skin lesions of the elderly

W. R. Ries, A. Aly, J. Vrabec

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The elderly patient can present with a variety of skin lesions of the head and neck. This article is designed to acquaint the otolaryngologist-head and neck surgeon with normal skin morphology and with the changes that occur with aging and sun exposure. Common benign and malignant skin lesions of the aging patient are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1121-1139
Number of pages19
JournalOtolaryngologic Clinics of North America
Issue number6
StatePublished - 1990

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Otorhinolaryngology


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