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Congenital melanocytic nevus

Known as: Congenital Melanocytic Nevus of the Skin, Congenital Pigmented Nevus of the Skin, Congenital Nevus of Skin 
A melanocytic nevus that is present at birth. It may present as a small macular, papular, or plaque-like lesion or as a large brown to black hairy… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Congenital melanocytic nevus (CMN) is a particular melanocytic in utero proliferation characterized by an increased risk of… Expand
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Review
2013
Review
2013
Giant congenital melanocytic nevus is usually defined as a melanocytic lesion present at birth that will reach a diameter ≥ 20 cm… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Congenital melanocytic nevi (CMN) can be associated with neurological abnormalities and an increased risk of melanoma. Mutations… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Early detection of basal cell carcinoma (BCC) is crucial to reduce the morbidity of this tumor. OBJECTIVE We sought… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Most melanocytic nevi develop on sun-exposed skin during childhood and adolescence and commonly harbor BRAF mutations or, less… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Learning Objectives: After studying this article, the participant should be able to: 1. Define what is meant by a giant… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Melanomas can be difficult to diagnose histologically if they deviate in their growth pattern or cytology only minimally from a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Large congenital melanocytic nevi (CMN) are at an increased risk of developing melanoma. Several forms of secondary… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Objective. To determine the risk for developing malignant melanoma and neurocutaneous melanocytosis (NCM) in patients with large… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND AND DESIGN Patients with large congenital melanocytic nevi have been described to have an increased risk for the… Expand
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