Nevus

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Nevus

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The terms "Nevus" returned 488 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A Case of Infundibulocystic Basal Cell Carcinoma Clinically Mimicking a Melanocytic Nevus Associated with Epidermal Cysts.
 

Author(s): Yushi Kawasaki, Shinn-Ichi Ansai, Kazuhisa Fujimoto, Hidehisa Saeki, Seiji Kawana

Journal: J Nippon Med Sch. 2018 ;85(4):228-230.

 

A 52-year-old Japanese woman presented with a 1.5-cm black, glossy, flat, pediculated lump that clinically mimicked a melanocytic nevus on the left temporal side of her head. The subcutaneous tumor beneath the nodule was elastic and hard. A histological examination showed that the ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Measurement of size of pigmented choroidal nevus: Superiority of multicolor imaging compared to conventional color fundus photography.
 

Author(s): Kumar Saurabh, Rupak Roy, Subham Sinharoy, Dhaivat Shah, Purna Nangia

Journal: Indian J Ophthalmol. 2018 Oct;66(10):1501-1503.

 

Choroidal nevi are benign fundus lesions that require regular follow with documentation. Conventional color fundus photography (CFP) has traditionally been used to images these lesions. Multicolor imaging (MCI) available on Spectralis spectral domain optical coherence tomography system ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Mutation and expression of ABCA12 in keratosis pilaris and nevus comedonicus.
 

Author(s): Fen Liu, Yao Yang, Yan Zheng, Yan-Hua Liang, Kang Zeng

Journal: Mol Med Rep. 2018 Sep;18(3):3153-3158.

 

Keratosis pilaris (KP) and nevus comedonicus (NC) are congenital keratinized dermatoses; however, the exact etiology of these two diseases is unclear. The objective of the present study was to identify the disease‑causing genes and their association with functional alterations in ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Nevus" returned 28 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A 10-year delayed diagnosis of blue rubber bleb nevus syndrome characterized by refractory iron-deficiency anemia: A case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Xue Tang, Ju Gao, Xue Yang, Xia Guo

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Jun;97(22):e10873.

 

Blue rubber bleb nevus syndrome (BRBNS) is a rare vascular disorder consisting of multifocal venous malformations. Delayed diagnosis or misdiagnosis frequently occurs in patients without typical cutaneous lesions or gastrointestinal bleeding symptoms. This article reports a 10-year ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Porokeratotic eccrine and hair follicle nevus: a report of two cases and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Alfredo Daniel Agulló-Pérez, Miguel Ángel Resano-Abarzuza, Alicia Córdoba-Iturriagagoitia, Juan Ignacio Yanguas-Bayona

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. 2017 ;92(5 Suppl 1):121-125.

 

Porokeratotic eccrine and hair follicle nevus is a very rare non-hereditary disorder of keratinization with eccrine and hair follicle involvement with only 9 cases described in the literature. In 2009 the term porokeratotic anexial ostial nevus was proposed to comprehend porokeratotic ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Blue nevus with satellitosis: case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Ana Helena Kalies Oliveira, Ana Flávia de Melo Cavalcanti Shiraishi, Bogdana Victoria Kadunc, Patrícia de Carvalho Sotero, Rafael Fantelli Stelini, Cínthia Mendes

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. 2017 ;92(5 Suppl 1):30-33.

 

Blue nevus is a benign melanocytic lesion, typically asymptomatic and of unknown etiology. Many histological subtypes are recognized, the most commons being: common blue nevus, cellular blue nevus, and combined blue nevus. New rare variants have been described in the literature, with ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Genetic Basis of Melanocytic Nevi
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Melanocytic Nevi

 

Last Updated: 29 Jan 2018

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BAP1 Testing in Instance Choroidal Nevi or Uveal Melanoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Choroidal Nevi, Uveal Melanoma

 

Last Updated: 4 Aug 2016

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