Segmental Speckled Lentiginous Nevus Exacerbated by Pregnancy in an Otherwise Healthy Female : A Case Report

@inproceedings{Kolb2017SegmentalSL,
  title={Segmental Speckled Lentiginous Nevus Exacerbated by Pregnancy in an Otherwise Healthy Female : A Case Report},
  author={Logan J. Kolb and Jessica Schweitzer and Mary Veremis-Ley},
  year={2017}
}
Speckled lentiginous nevi (SLN), or nevus spili, are seen in 0.2% to 2.3% of the population, presenting as tan patches with overlying hyperpigmented macules or papules in a speckled arrangement. Segmental SLN represent a small subset of SLN, with the segmental type comprised of larger, unilateral lesions that may rarely give rise to melanomas and have been reported to proliferate in response to ultraviolet light exposure. We present the case of a 40-year-old woman who presented with dark brown… CONTINUE READING

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