Melanocytic nevus of skin

Known as: mole, mole (skin), Melanocytic nevi 
A nevus characterised by the presence of excessive pigment.

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2010
2010
BACKGROUND Increased number of melanocytic nevi is a potent melanoma risk factor. We have carried out a large population-based… (More)
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2009
2009
Melanocytic nevi are thought to be senescent clones of melanocytes that have acquired an oncogenic BRAF mutation. BRAF mutation… (More)
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2007
2007
Sun exposure and high prevalence of melanocytic nevi are major risk factors for melanoma, but the relationship between them is… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND Anatomical and histopathologic correlates of the unique dermoscopic patterns seen in melanocytic nevi on acral volar… (More)
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2003
2003
BACKGROUND Melanocytic nevi have been identified as the most important risk factor for cutaneous melanoma. Sun exposure, sunburns… (More)
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2002
2002
OBJECTIVES To describe the clinicopathologic features of melanocytic proliferations associated with lichen sclerosus (LS) and to… (More)
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2001
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2001
BACKGROUND The ability of physicians for early diagnosis of cutaneous melanomas is less than perfect, prompting research into… (More)
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1993
1993
The histologic presence of benign dermal nevus cells in contiguity with primary cutaneous melanoma, as a distinct population… (More)
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1990
1990
A study of 207 consecutive white patients older than 18 years of age with nonfamilial nodular and superficial spreading melanoma… (More)
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1982
1982
The presence of nervous tissue specific S100 protein was studied immunohistochemically in 47 cases of malignant melanoma and 25… (More)
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