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Which of these is not a predisposing factor to the development of melanoma?

a. Giant congenital melanocytic naevus
b. Familial dysplastic naevus syndrome
c. Pseudoxanthoma elasticum
d. >50 acquired melanocytic naevi
e. Xeroderma pigmentosum


Question 2#Print Question

With regards to cutaneous ‘horns’:

a. These should never be treated with surgery
b. They are always benign
c. They often arise from basal cell carcinomata
d. They always arise from squamous carcinomata
e. None of the above


Question 3#Print Question

The most common cancer of the ear is:

a. Malignant melanoma
b. Basal cell carcinoma (BCC)
c. Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC)
d. Metastatic deposits
e. Adnexal tumour


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Which is not a tumour known to commonly arise from a sebaceous (organoid) naevus? 

a. Basal cell carcinoma (BCC)
b. Tricholemmoma
c. Mycosis fungoides
d. Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC)
e. Syringocystadenoma papilliferum


Question 5#Print Question

Which statement is incorrect about Merkel cell tumour?

a. Usually occurs in the head and neck
b. Is an adenocarcinoma of neuroendocrine origin
c. Has a high recurrence rate
d. Postoperative radiotherapy is recommended
e. Is sometimes benign




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