John O’Bryen

BSc, MBBS, FRACGP, FARGP, DipDerm, General Practitioner, Qld

A growth arising from the scar of a venous ulcer

A man aged 53 years presents with a 1–2-month history of a rapidly increasing skin growth on his right medial ankle.

Epidermolysis bullosa acquisita mechanica

A case of a woman with a history of periodic episodes of blisters affecting her hands, feet and elbows.

Heart on the wrong side

A man aged 19 years presented to a general practitioner with a one-day history of urinary frequency.

Nitrofurantoin-induced pulmonary fibrosis

A woman aged 75 years presented to a general practitioner with a dry cough and increasing exertional dyspnoea for the preceding three years.

Teledermatology for a case of morphoea

A woman aged 40 years presented to her general practitioner with a changing plaque on her left breast, which was subsequently diagnosed as morphoea with the assistance of teledermatology.