Nevus

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Nevus

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Nevus" returned 313 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Congenital giant nevus: report of a case].
 

Author(s): Fatima Zahra Hajji Ouafi, Leila Benzekri

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Last Updated: 7 Jan 2014

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Cerebriform nevus sebaceous of Jadassohn.
 

Author(s): Ganesh Avhad, Priyanka Ghuge, Hemangi Jerajani

Journal: Indian Pediatr. 2013 Nov;50(11):1072.

 

Last Updated: 2 Jan 2014

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Congenital agminated melanocytic nevus--case report.
 

Author(s): Camila Roos Mariano da Rocha, Thaís Corsetti Grazziotin, Maria Carolina Widholzer Rey, Laura Luzzatto, Renan Rangel Bonamigo

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;88(6 Suppl 1):170-2.

 

Agminated nevus is a cluster group of melanocytic nevi confined to a localized area of the body. There are many pigmented lesions described in the literature as agminated, such as blue nevi, multiple lentigines and Spitz nevi, but only a few cases of congenital agminated melanocytic ...

Last Updated: 18 Dec 2013

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The terms "Nevus" returned 12 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Complete regression of a melanocytic nevus under intense pulsed light therapy for axillary hair removal in a cosmetic center.
 

Author(s): José M Martín, Carlos Monteagudo, Rebeca Bella, Irela Reig, Esperanza Jordá

Journal: Dermatology (Basel). 2012 ;224(3):193-7.

 

Intense pulsed light (IPL) therapy using noncoherent broad-spectrum light has been reported to be effective for hair removal, and also for treating superficial pigmented lesions like ephelides and solar lentigines. We report complete regression of a pigmented melanocytic nevus, histologically ...

Last Updated: 4 Jul 2012

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Epidermolysis bullosa nevus: case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Carolina Porto Cotrim, Fernanda Tolstoy de Simone, Ricardo Barbosa Lima, Carlos Baptista Barcaui, Maria Auxiliadora Jeunon Sousa, Gabriela Lowy

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;86(4):767-71.

 

Acquired melanocytic lesions resembling malignant melanoma have been described in all major categories of Epidermolysis bullosa and referred to as "Epidermolysis bullosa nevi''. They easily induce to diagnostic error, although no malignant transformation has been reported. We report ...

Last Updated: 11 Oct 2011

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Porokeratotic eccrine ostial and dermal duct nevus treated with a combination erbium/CO2 laser: a case and brief review.
 

Author(s): Jillian W Wong, Erika M Summers, Mark B Taylor, Ronald M Harris

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Porokeratotic eccrine ostial and dermal duct nevus (PEODDN) is an uncommon disease that presents early in childhood and is characterized by keratotic papules, often in a linear configuration. We describe a 12-year-old girl with characteristic lesions of PEODDN and describe her response ...

Last Updated: 5 Oct 2011

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Nevus Doctor Clinical Decision Support
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Nevus; Melanoma

 

Last Updated: 8 Aug 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: 4 Jun 2014

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Treatment of Nevus Flammeus With Alexandrite Laser
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Nevus Flammeus

 

Last Updated: 21 Oct 2013

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