ABCDE


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ABCDE

 
an expansion of the abc's to include airway, breathing, circulation, disability, and exposure.

ABCDE

checklist of premalignant changes in skin lesions, especially moles; lesion asymmetry; border (profile) irregularity; colour variation; diameter increase; evolution (changes over time) (Figure 1)
Figure 1: Dorsal foot lesion showing ABCDE changes: asymmetry, border/surface irregularity, colour variation, possible satellite lesions, history of a gradual increase in diameter and change of appearance (evolution) over several months. The patient (92-year-old man) would not permit lesion biopsy.
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