Case of the month-A scalp lesion with anaemia?


A 79 year old man underwent a upper GI endoscopy for dark stools and anaemia (top left), histology from lesions (top right) is presented. Further examination revealed a scalp lesion (bottom left), which was also biopsied (bottom right). What is the unifying diagnosis?

Submitted by GJ Webb.

  • Very informative post about Endoscopy! The procedure of upper GI endoscopy is being widely used by gastroenterlogists to diagnose various GI system problems.