Nevus, Spindle Cell

Known as: Spindle Cell Nevi, Nevus, Spindle Cell [Disease/Finding], Spindle Cell Nevus 
A form of pigmented nevus showing intense melanocytic activity around the dermo-epidermal junction. Large numbers of spindle-shaped melanocytes… (More)
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2014
2014
The plexiform spindle cell nevus (PLXSCN) is a distinct melanocytic lesion that often provokes concern for melanoma. We describe… (More)
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2014
2014
UNLABELLED Balloon cell nevus is a rare histopathological lesion characterized by a predominance of large, vesicular and clear… (More)
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2011
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2011
Pigmented spindle cell nevus (PSCN), also known as Reed nevus, is a distinctive melanocytic tumor that can show worrisome… (More)
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2008
2008
Reed nevus, also named pigmented spindle cell nevus, is a peculiar melanocytic nevus, now regarded as a variant of Spitz nevus by… (More)
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1999
1999
Two cases of a distinctive variant of Spitz (spindle and epithelioid cell) nevus are described. One lesion developed on the lower… (More)
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1997
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1997
BACKGROUND Spitz nevus has clinically been described as a dome-shaped usually nonpigmented papular or nodular lesion variable in… (More)
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1995
1995
BACKGROUND Epithelioid and spindle cell nevus (ESN; Spitz nevus) is a histologically well-described entity. We hypothesized that… (More)
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1990
1990
Reed's pigmented spindle cell nevus is often misdiagnosed as malignant melanoma despite reliable clinical and histopathologic… (More)
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1990
1990
We studied six cases of heavily pigmented melanocytic lesions with features of blue nevi within the dermis, but with an… (More)
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1989
1989
We present the case of a 22-year-old woman who underwent surgical excision of a malignant melanoma of the skin three years… (More)
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