Nodules on the Nasal Tip: Think Before You Laser

November 2018 | Volume 17 | Issue 11 | Features | 1234 | Copyright © November 2018

Cindy Wassef MD,a David I. Silverstein MD,b Daniel F. Lozeau MDb

aRutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Department of Dermatology, Somerset, NJ bStony Brook University Hospital, Department of Dermatology, Stony Brook, NY

Cosmetic consultations are routinely part of a dermatologist’s day. Often, patients present after consultation from another dermatologist or other physician with an established diagnosis and would like a particular treatment to resolve their condition. However, it is imperative to take a full history and physical exam prior to rendering treatment in the event of a missed or new diagnosis.