A Study of Ultrasonography With Elastography in Skin Neoplasms
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This study will look at high frequency ultrasound as a medical imaging modality and apply it to skin lesions. Elastography is an ultrasonic method of looking at the hardness of an area. We will use this to try and differentiate between benign and cancerous skin lesions.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 99 Years (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
General dermatologic population from suburban referral clinic.
Patients with skin lesions undergoing biopsy for diagnosis.
Patients with skin lesions which do not require biopsy for diagnosis.