Nevus

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Nevus

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The terms "Nevus" returned 477 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Intravitreal bevacizumab associated with photodynamic therapy in a case of polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy associated with choroidal nevus: A case report.
 

Author(s): Carlos M Rangel, Eva Villota, Álvaro Fernández-Vega González, Ronald M Sanchez-Avila

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Dec;96(52):e9400.

 

Report the clinical findings and management of a case of polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy associated with choroidal nevus which received combination therapy.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Somatic KRAS mutation in an infant with linear nevus sebaceous syndrome associated with lymphatic malformations: A case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Jiang Lihua, Gao Feng, Mao Shanshan, Xu Jialu, Jiang Kewen

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Nov;96(47):e8016.

 

Linear nevus sebaceous syndrome (LNSS) is a rare neurocutaneous syndrome, characterized by nevus sebaceous,central nervous system (CNS), ocular and skeletal abnormalities. The present study describes KRAS somatic mosaic mutation in a case of LNSS with lymphatic malformations (LMs).

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Pigmented Kamino bodies: a little-known histological finding. Prevalence in 19 cases of Reed nevus.
 

Author(s): Ana Caroline Barreto Antunes, Aline Caixeta Guimarães Véspoli, Paula Silva Ferreira, Neusa Yuriko Sakai Valente

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;92(3):379-382.

 

The present study aimed to determine the prevalence of Kamino bodies in Reed nevus, since most studies to date show conflicting data on this issue. This was a retrospective observational study, in which the histopathology of 19 Reed nevus lesions were reviewed. The slides were stained ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Nevus" returned 25 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Oral Congenital Melanocytic Nevus: A Rare Case Report and Review of the Literature.
 

Author(s): Helvécio Marangon Júnior, Paulo Eduardo Alencar Souza, Rodrigo Villamarim Soares, Bruno Augusto Benevenuto de Andrade, Oslei Paes de Almeida, Martinho Campolina Rebello Horta

Journal: Head Neck Pathol. 2015 Dec;9(4):481-7.

 

Melanocytic nevi are congenital or acquired benign proliferations of cells of melanocytic origin. Oral congenital melanocytic nevi are rare, and only a few cases have been reported in the literature. The purpose of this study is to present the clinical, histological and immunohistochemical ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Atypical Spitz Tumor Arising on a Congenital Linear Plaque-Type Blue Nevus: A Case Report With a Review of the Literature on Plaque-Type Blue Nevus.
 

Author(s): Franco Rongioletti, Antonio Guadagno, Caterina Campisi, Francesco Cabiddu, Heinz Kutzner, Aurora Parodi, Roberto Fiocca

Journal: Am J Dermatopathol. 2015 Dec;37(12):915-9.

 

The plaque-type blue nevus (PTBN) is a rare variant of blue nevus, of which only a few reports are described. A nodular growth within a preexistent PTBN should always alert to the possibility of malignant transformation. The authors report the first case of an atypical Spitz tumor ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Commentary on blue rubber bleb nevus syndrome.
 

Author(s): Kim Vaiphei

Journal: Indian J Pathol Microbiol. ;58(2):259-60.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

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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Study of ASN-002 to Treat Basal Cell Carcinomas (BCCs) in Individuals With Basal Cell Nevus Syndrome (BCNS)
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Basal Cell Carcinoma in Basal Cell Nevus Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 2 Jul 2017

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