Nevus

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Nevus

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Nevus" returned 344 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

IMAGES IN CLINICAL MEDICINE. Cerebriform Nevus Sebaceous.
 

Author(s): Jeong Deuk Lee, Hei Sung Kim

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2015 Jul;373(3):262.

 

Last Updated: 16 Jul 2015

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IMAGES IN CLINICAL MEDICINE. Nevus Comedonicus.
 

Author(s): Anisha Bhullar, Norashikin Shamsudin

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2015 Jun;372(26):2541.

 

Last Updated: 25 Jun 2015

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Keratinocytic epidermal nevus syndrome with Schwann cell proliferation, lipomatous tumour and mosaic KRAS mutation.
 

Author(s): Said Farschtschi, Victor-Felix Mautner, Silke Hollants, Christian Hagel, Marijke Spaepen, Christoph Schulte, Eric Legius, Hilde Brems

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Keratinocytic epidermal nevus syndrome (KENS) is a complex disorder not only characterized by the presence of epidermal nevi but also by abnormalities in the internal organ systems. A small number of cases with KENS are molecularly characterized and reported in the literature with ...

Last Updated: 1 May 2015

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The terms "Nevus" returned 16 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Blue rubber bleb nevus syndrome: a case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Xue-Li Jin, Zhao-Hong Wang, Xi-Bin Xiao, Lian-Sheng Huang, Xiao-Ying Zhao

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2014 Dec;20(45):17254-9.

 

Blue rubber bleb nevus syndrome (BRBNS) is a rare disease characterized by multiple venous malformations and hemangiomas in the skin and visceral organs. The lesions often involve the cutaneous and gastrointestinal systems. Other organs can also be involved, such as the central nervous ...

Last Updated: 10 Dec 2014

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[Atypical blue cellular nevus of the wrist: about a case and review of the literature].
 

Author(s): Hassan Boussakri, Jean Luc Roux, Luc Durand, Abdelhalim Elibrahimi, Abdelmajid Elmrini

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Last Updated: 26 Nov 2014

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Kissing nevus of the penis. Report of two cases and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Songting Wang, Mingshu Zhou, Jianjun Qiao

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;89(2):329-31.

 

Kissing nevus is a curious type of nevus that was first described on the eyelids and rarely described on the penis. We report two cases of kissing nevus of the penis and review previously reported cases. The lesions of the kissing nevus of the penis showed characteristic mirror-image ...

Last Updated: 28 Apr 2014

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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: 16 Mar 2015

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Pilot Study Evaluating Sulforaphane in Atypical Nevi-Precursor Lesions
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Atypical Nevi; Melanoma

 

Last Updated: 9 Jun 2014

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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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