Nevus

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Nevus

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The terms "Nevus" returned 440 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Spontaneous Involution of Congenital Melanocytic Nevus With Halo Phenomenon.
 

Author(s): Noo Ri Lee, Hee-Chul Chung, Hannah Hong, Jin Wook Lee, Sung Ku Ahn

Journal: Am J Dermatopathol. 2015 Dec;37(12):e137-9.

 

Congenital melanocytic nevus (CMN) is a neural crest-derived hamartoma, which appear at or soon after birth. CMN has a dynamic course and may show variable changes over time, including spontaneous involution. Spontaneous involution of CMN is a rare phenomenon and is often reported ...

Last Updated: 21 Nov 2015

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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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The terms "Nevus" returned 28 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

Nevus Doctor Clinical Decision Support
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Nevus; Melanoma

 

Last Updated: 13 Jun 2016

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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: 8 Aug 2016

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