Search Results for: ephelides

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Nevus Cells, Nevocytes, and Nevomelanocytes?

…gn neoplasms, histologically distinguished from lentigines or ephelides by the presence of nevus cells, which are melanocytes that group in well-demarcated nests.” Stith MJ, Maize JC. Pigmented lesions—ephelides, lentigines, melanocytic nevi an…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Lentigo?

…2003:889. “Solar lentigines differ histologically from ephelides by definition, in having an increased number of epidermal melanocytes.” Elder DE, Elenitsas R, Murphy GF, Xu X. Benign pigmented lesions and malignant melanoma. In Elder DE…