[Surgical treatment of giant congenital melanocytic nevi: a change of aim].

@article{Carrera2014SurgicalTO,
  title={[Surgical treatment of giant congenital melanocytic nevi: a change of aim].},
  author={Joan Carrera and Asteria Albert and Francisco Jose Parri and Mar{\'i}a {\'A}ngeles Vicente and Dr. rer. nat. Lorenzo Brualla and Carlota Rovira and Maria Manzano},
  journal={Cirugia pediatrica : organo oficial de la Sociedad Espanola de Cirugia Pediatrica},
  year={2014},
  volume={27 1},
  pages={36-42}
}
OBJECTIVE To review the surgical experience in Giant Congenital Melanocytic Nevi (GCMN). MATERIAL AND METHODS Review of GCMN cases consulting at the Department of Pediatric Surgery since 1994. Data registered were: year and age at 1st consultation, type of treatment, number of surgical procedures and complications, histology, central nervous system MRI and follow-up. RESULTS Eleven patients with GCMN > 10% of body surface consulted at ages ranging from newborn to 8 years. All of them had… CONTINUE READING