Nevus

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Nevus

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The terms "Nevus" returned 452 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Computer Based Melanocytic and Nevus Image Enhancement and Segmentation.
 

Author(s): Uzma Jamil, M Usman Akram, Shehzad Khalid, Sarmad Abbas, Kashif Saleem

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2016 ;2016():2082589.

 

Digital dermoscopy aids dermatologists in monitoring potentially cancerous skin lesions. Melanoma is the 5th common form of skin cancer that is rare but the most dangerous. Melanoma is curable if it is detected at an early stage. Automated segmentation of cancerous lesion from normal ...

Last Updated: 24 Oct 2016

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The Alteration of the Epidermal Basement Membrane Complex of Human Nevus Tissue and Keratinocyte Attachment after High Hydrostatic Pressurization.
 

Author(s): Naoki Morimoto, Chizuru Jinno, Atsushi Mahara, Michiharu Sakamoto, Natsuko Kakudo, Masukazu Inoie, Toshia Fujisato, Shigehiko Suzuki, Kenji Kusumoto, Tetsuji Yamaoka

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2016 ;2016():1320909.

 

We previously reported that human nevus tissue was inactivated after high hydrostatic pressure (HHP) higher than 200 MPa and that human cultured epidermis (hCE) engrafted on the pressurized nevus at 200 MPa but not at 1000 MPa. In this study, we explore the changes to the epidermal ...

Last Updated: 17 Oct 2016

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Blue nevus presenting as an endocervical polyp.
 

Author(s): S Masuko, Y Ikura, H Kato, Y Iwai

Journal: Pol J Pathol. 2016 Jun;67(2):191-4.

 

Last Updated: 21 Aug 2016

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The terms "Nevus" returned 27 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Oral Congenital Melanocytic Nevus: A Rare Case Report and Review of the Literature.
 

Author(s): Helvécio Marangon Júnior, Paulo Eduardo Alencar Souza, Rodrigo Villamarim Soares, Bruno Augusto Benevenuto de Andrade, Oslei Paes de Almeida, Martinho Campolina Rebello Horta

Journal: Head Neck Pathol. 2015 Dec;9(4):481-7.

 

Melanocytic nevi are congenital or acquired benign proliferations of cells of melanocytic origin. Oral congenital melanocytic nevi are rare, and only a few cases have been reported in the literature. The purpose of this study is to present the clinical, histological and immunohistochemical ...

Last Updated: 20 Nov 2015

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Atypical Spitz Tumor Arising on a Congenital Linear Plaque-Type Blue Nevus: A Case Report With a Review of the Literature on Plaque-Type Blue Nevus.
 

Author(s): Franco Rongioletti, Antonio Guadagno, Caterina Campisi, Francesco Cabiddu, Heinz Kutzner, Aurora Parodi, Roberto Fiocca

Journal: Am J Dermatopathol. 2015 Dec;37(12):915-9.

 

The plaque-type blue nevus (PTBN) is a rare variant of blue nevus, of which only a few reports are described. A nodular growth within a preexistent PTBN should always alert to the possibility of malignant transformation. The authors report the first case of an atypical Spitz tumor ...

Last Updated: 21 Nov 2015

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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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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Genetic Basis of Melanocytic Nevi
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Melanocytic Nevi

 

Last Updated: 13 Feb 2017

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BAP1 Testing in Instance Choroidal Nevi or Uveal Melanoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Choroidal Nevi, Uveal Melanoma

 

Last Updated: 4 Aug 2016

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Open-label Trial of SUBA™-Itraconazole (SUBA-Cap) in Subjects With Basal Cell Carcinoma Nevus Syndrome (BCCNS)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Basal Cell Carcinoma in Basal Cell Nevus Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 18 Jan 2017

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