The development of two different malignancies in a patient with large congenital melanocytic nevus.


Patients with large congenital melanocytic nevus (LCMN) have a high risk of developing malignant melanoma (MM) and other malignancies. We report a case of a mesenchymal malignancy that best fit the diagnosis of a malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor and subsequent development of a MM developing from a LCMN. There are no previous reports of a second… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.2011.01398.x


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