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ALLMedicine™ Melanocytic Nevi Center

Research & Reviews  522 results

Oral Nevi
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1079272-print

Aug 11th, 2022 - Practice Essentials In 1943, Field and Ackermann described the features characteristic of intraoral nevi.[1] Oral melanocytic nevi are benign proliferations of nevus cells in the epithelial layer, the submucosal layer, or both. As such, they are c...

Oral Nevi
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1079272-overview

Aug 11th, 2022 - Practice Essentials In 1943, Field and Ackermann described the features characteristic of intraoral nevi. [1] Oral melanocytic nevi are benign proliferations of nevus cells in the epithelial layer, the submucosal layer, or both. As such, they are ...

Oral Nevi
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1079272-overview

Aug 11th, 2022 - Practice Essentials In 1943, Field and Ackermann described the features characteristic of intraoral nevi. [1] Oral melanocytic nevi are benign proliferations of nevus cells in the epithelial layer, the submucosal layer, or both. As such, they are ...

Oral Nevi Clinical Presentation
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1079272-clinical

Aug 11th, 2022 - Physical Examination Benign oral nevi present as asymptomatic, well circumscribed, round or oval macules or papules with smooth surface that range in color from light brown to black. [41] These lesions may rarely present as epulislike swelling of ...

Oral Nevi Workup
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1079272-workup

Aug 11th, 2022 - Histologic Findings Oral melanocytic nevi are classified as junctional, compound, or intramucosal (intra–lamina propria) nevi, similar to their cutaneous counterparts. In junctional nevi, there is proliferation of benign melanocytes along the epit...

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Guidelines  1 results

Practical application of the new classification scheme for congenital melanocytic nevi.
https://doi.org/10.1111/pde.12428
Pediatric Dermatology; Price HN, O'Haver J et. al.

Oct 28th, 2014 - A new consensus-based classification of congenital melanocytic nevi (CMN) has recently been proposed. It includes categories for projected adult size (PAS) and location, satellite nevi counts, and morphologic characteristics (color heterogeneity, ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  15 results

Dermoscopic Monitoring of Pediatric Melanocytic Nevi Regarding Pattern and Diameter Changes
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05463510

Jul 19th, 2022 - Aim of our study is to show the dynamic pattern and diameter modifications in pediatric nevi. Patients who applied to the Dermatology Clinic of Istanbul Training and Research Hospital between January 2008 and January 2022, were diagnosed with pedi...

Quality of Life and Stigmatization in Children With Congenital Melanocytic Nevi Before and After Nevus Excision
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02280889

Jun 2nd, 2022 - All children with CMN that will have their nevus removed in our surgical department will be asked to participate. The investigators will send a package of questionnaires to evaluate quality of life and stigmatization before nevus surgery. One year...

A Prospective Observational Study on Targeted Therapy for Unresectable or Metastatic BRAFV600E Mutant Melanoma Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04911998

Jun 2nd, 2022 - BACKGROUND AND RATIONALE 1.1 BACKGROUND Melanoma: overview of disease and management options Melanoma is one of the most aggressive cancers and is responsible for the majority of skin cancer deaths (Miller, 2006; Potrony, 2015; Ryu, 2017), with th...

Pregnancy-related Changes in Melanocytic Nevi
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05148455

May 18th, 2022 - Melanocytic nevi (MN) are believed to undergo macroscopic and dermoscopic alterations during pregnancy. Possible changing features previously observed include color, pigment network, size, vascularization and the emerging of dots and globules. Rec...

Neurocutaneous Melanocytosis Registry
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04548817

Feb 10th, 2022 - This study will involve collecting information about the regular medical care you receive for large cutaneous melanocytic nevi (LCMN) or neurocutaneous melanocytosis (NCM).

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News  74 results

When Is MRI Useful in the Management of Congenital Melanocytic Nevi?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/955726

Jul 30th, 2021 - When used for appropriate patients, MRI imaging is helpful in congenital melanocytic nevus (CMN) management and may help predict neurologic outcomes or drive neurosurgical intervention, results from a small multi-institutional study showed. Holly ...

When is MRI useful in the management of congenital melanocytic nevi?
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/243519/pediatrics/when-mri-useful-management-congenital-melanocytic-nevi
Doug Brunk

Jul 28th, 2021 - When used for appropriate patients, MRI imaging is helpful in congenital melanocytic nevus (CMN) management and may help predict neurologic outcomes or drive neurosurgical intervention, results from a small multi-institutional study showed. Holly.

Melanoma: An FP’s guide to diagnosis and management
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/243141/preventive-care/melanoma-fps-guide-diagnosis-and-management
MDedge Family Medicine; Wendi Wohltmann, MD, FAAD, Jessica Servey, MD, Mhpe, FAAFP

Jul 20th, 2021 - CASE A 48-year-old man comes to your clinic with a dark nevus on his right upper arm that appeared 2 months earlier. He says that the lesion has continued to grow and has bled (he thought because he initially picked at it).

Pigmented Basal Cell Carcinoma With Annular Leukoderma
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/241961/nonmelanoma-skin-cancer/pigmented-basal-cell-carcinoma-annular-leukoderma
Marcus L. Elias, MD, Radhika Srivastava, MD et. al.

Jun 23rd, 2021 - To the Editor: Annular leukoderma, or the halo phenomenon, is a circular reaction of hypopigmentation that most commonly is observed alongside congenital nevi, acquired melanocytic nevi, blue nevi, Spitz nevi, vitiligo, and rarely melanoma. 1 There.

Phacomatosis Pigmentokeratotica Associated With Raynaud Phenomenon, Segmental Nevi, Hyperhidrosis, and Scoliosis
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/240979/pediatrics/phacomatosis-pigmentokeratotica-associated-raynaud-phenomenon
Faliang Ren, MD, Laura Pruitt, MD et. al.

Jun 2nd, 2021 - To the Editor: Phacomatosis pigmentokeratotica (PPK) is a rare epidermal nevus syndrome complicated by multiple extracutaneous anomalies, including skeletal defects and neurologic anomalies. Less common associations include lateral curvature of th.

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