Risk of malignant transformation of congenital melanocytic nevi: a retrospective nationwide study from The Netherlands.

PURPOSE Since the risk of malignant transformation is the most important reason to remove congenital melanocytic nevi, and data vary in the literature, we aimed to determine the incidence of malignant transformation in congenital melanocytic nevi in The Netherlands. METHODS The Dutch nationwide pathology database, PALGA (Pathologisch Anatomisch Landelijk… CONTINUE READING