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a.1.Resembling a nævus or nævi; as, nævoid elephantiasis.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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World Health Organization histological classification of melanoma includes superficial spreading, nodular, lentigo maligna, acral lentiginous, desmoplastic melanoma arising from blue nevus and those arising in giant congenital naevi, childhood, naevoid and persistent melanoma.
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Naevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome in a 22-month-old child presenting with multiple basal cell carcinomas and a fetal rhabdomyoma.
(6,7,8) They do not occur in patients with Naevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome (NBCCS).