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Nodule

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Nodule, Subcutaneous Nodule

  • Description
  1. Palpable, solid round or oval lesion
  2. Usually exceeds 1 cm diameter
  3. Greater depth than a Papule
    1. Extends to Dermis or subcutaneous tissue
  • Precautions
  1. Biopsy persistent, nontender dermal Nodules
  • Causes
  • Subcutaneous Nodule