Iria Carballeira

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BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Almost all newborn children have some sort of birthmark or transient benign skin lesion. Few studies, however, have analyzed their frequency, particularly in Spain. The aims of this study were to determine their prevalence in 1000 newborn children in the health care area of Ferrol in northwest Spain and to compare the results with(More)
BACKGROUND Congenital melanocytic nevus is a benign proliferation of melanocytes that is present at birth or develops in the first months of life. Although such lesions are common, few studies have analyzed their prevalence in Spain. OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to define the prevalence and most frequent anatomical areas affected by congenital(More)
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