2 The naevus
of Ota comprises of dermal melanocytes4,5 presumably through the dermal arrest of cells migrating from the neural crest.
lipomatosus superficialis of Hoffman and Zurhelle.
, giant excision, eleg (1) ant closure?
Briefly, a Compound Naevus
is a sub-class of common mole.
The total number of moles on the body, known as the Total Body Naevus
Count, or TBNC for short, is one of the most important risk factors for developing melanoma.
versus Spitzoid melanoma: when and how can they be distinguished?
Lauren Holsten, 20, says she paid PS46 for photos of Lexi, 18 months, who has a straw berry naevus
on her left cheek.
Fatal melanoma arising in a zosteriform speckled lentiginous naevus
and congenital hypertrophy of the retinal pigment epithelium (CHRPE) account for a high proportion of pigmentary lesions referred to secondary care.
White sponge naevus
successfully treated with topical tetracycline.
Parkhouse says: "In many cases - such as an intradermal naevus
which often extends deeply into the skin - surgery is the most effective method of removing a mole as it allows the surgeon to be sure to remove it entirely and reduce the possibility of it regrowing.