Nevus

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Nevus

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The terms "Nevus" returned 439 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

KRAS G12D mosaic mutation in a Chinese linear nevus sebaceous syndrome infant.
 

Author(s): Huijun Wang, Yanyan Qian, Bingbing Wu, Ping Zhang, Wenhao Zhou

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Linear nevus sebaceous syndrome (LNSS) is a multisystem disorder that includes nevus sebaceous and central nervous system, ocular and skeletal anomalies. We report the first case of a KRAS G12D mosaic mutation in a patient diagnosed with LNSS.

Last Updated: 2 Nov 2015

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Three different clinical faces of the same histopathological entity: hair follicle nevus, trichofolliculoma and accessory tragus.
 

Author(s): Yasemin Yuyucu Karabulut, Engin Şenel, Hacı Halil Karabulut, Yasemin Dölek

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;90(4):519-22.

 

Hair follicle nevus is a rare, congenital hamartoma with follicular differentiation characterized histologically by numerous, tiny, mature hair follicles. Trichofolliculoma, the histopathological features of which are quite similar to those of hair follicle nevus, is also a hamartoma ...

Last Updated: 17 Sep 2015

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Cerebriform sebaceous nevus: a rare presentation.
 

Author(s): Roberto Rheingantz da Cunha Filho, Aline Peluso Fezer, Nádia Aparecida Lorencette

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;90(3 Suppl 1):160-1.

 

A 13-year-old boy presented congenital, raised, yellowish colored plaques with fibroelastic consistency, which were velvety in appearance, alopecic, with clearly defined limits and sulci or well-marked meandering invaginations, a cerebriform appearance on the upper part of the right ...

Last Updated: 28 Aug 2015

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The terms "Nevus" returned 26 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Commentary on blue rubber bleb nevus syndrome.
 

Author(s): Kim Vaiphei

Journal: Indian J Pathol Microbiol. ;58(2):259-60.

 

Last Updated: 18 Apr 2015

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Simultaneous occurrence of two squamous cell carcinomas developing in a nevus sebaceous.
 

Author(s): Enver Turan, Berker Buyukgural, Ozgur Ilhan Celik

Journal: Arch Iran Med. 2015 Apr;18(4):253-6.

 

Nevus sebaceous (NS), also known as organoid nevus, is a congenital skin hamartoma involving pilosebaceous follicle, epidermis and adnexal structures, which usually occurs in the head and neck region. During the first stage, which is seen in infancy and childhood, the lesion remains ...

Last Updated: 6 Apr 2015

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Scalp junctional nevus with malignant transformation (melanoma) metastatic to parotid lymph node region, cervical lymph nodes and the back: a case report and review of literature.
 

Author(s): Zhuo-Ping Liang, Sheng-En Xu, Liang Jiang, Chong Zhao, Xiao-Qiang Sun, Gang Qin

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Parotid malignancy may occur as a primary neoplasm of the salivary tissue or as metastatic involvement of the parotid lymph nodes. Primary tumors of squamous cell carcinoma and malignant melanoma involving the skin of the head and neck have the potential to spread to lymph nodes of ...

Last Updated: 10 Mar 2015

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Nevus Doctor Clinical Decision Support
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Nevus; Melanoma

 

Last Updated: 13 Jun 2016

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Blue vs Red Light During Levulan Based Photodynamic Therapy in Patients With Basal Cell Nevus Syndrome
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Basal Cell Nevus Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 18 Aug 2015

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BAP1 Testing in Instance Choroidal Nevi or Uveal Melanoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Choroidal Nevi, Uveal Melanoma

 

Last Updated: 3 Feb 2016

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