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A Painless Swelling on the Anterior Surface of the Auricle in a 73-year-old Man
Sung-Jan Lin Tsen-Fang Tsai
Dermatol Sinica 20: 88-89, 2002

A 73-year-old Taiwanese man had a painless swelling on the anterior surface of his left auricle of 2 weeks' duration. He reported no trauma to his left auricle prior to the development of the swelling. No pertinent family history was noted. Physical examination revealed a non-tender, soft, cystic swelling on the left upper anterior auricle (Fig. 1). An incisional biopsy was taken for pathological examination (Fig. 2, 3)

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