Large nodule in the shoulder of an elderly woman




Patrícia Amoedo, Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Centro Hospitalar Universitário de São João, Oporto, Portugal Pedro Matos, Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Centro Hospitalar Universitário de São João, Oporto, Portugal Ana R. Coelho, Department of Pathology, Centro Hospitalar Universitário de São João, Oporto, Portugal Maria J. Cruz, Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Centro Hospitalar Universitário de São João; Faculty of Medicine, Oporto University and CENTESIS; Oporto, Portugal


A Caucasian 82-year-old woman was sent to the emergency department due to a rapidly growing nodule on her left shoulder (Fig. 1).