Authors

Roland Brand

MBBS, FACD, FRACP, Consultant Dermatologist and Physician, Head of Dermatology, Perth Children’s Hospital, WA. drbrand@optusnet.com.au

A precancerous skin lesion that is often misdiagnosed

An awareness of disseminated superficial actinic porokeratosis as a precancerous skin condition is an important component of any Australian general practitioner’s basic skin knowledge.