A giant melanocytic nevus treated with combined use of normal mode ruby laser and Q-switched alexandrite laser.

@article{Kono2003AGM,
  title={A giant melanocytic nevus treated with combined use of normal mode ruby laser and Q-switched alexandrite laser.},
  author={Taro Kono and Ali Riza Ercocen and Yuji Kikuchi and Tsukasa Isago and Takashi Honda and Motohiro Nozaki},
  journal={The Journal of dermatology},
  year={2003},
  volume={30 7},
  pages={538-42}
}
We report a combination procedure that can improve the effectiveness of laser removal of giant congenital melanocytic nevi (CMN). A 2-year-old girl with a giant CMN was seen in our outpatient clinic. Histological findings showed a compound nevus without any evidence of malignancy or dysplastic changes. The patient was treated with the normal mode ruby laser… CONTINUE READING