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Spitz nevus on the sole of a foot presenting with transepidermal elimination

Spitz nevus on the sole of a foot presenting with transepidermal elimination

…on of nevus cell nests was observed and there were small groups of degenerated melanin-laden cells in the cornified layer. Masson Fontana stain revealed fine melanin deposits in the nevus cells of the junctional and intradermal nests, as well as

Clinical Case Studies

Nevus of Ota

…cations. Skin examination revealed a 3 x 7 cm area of gray coalescing macules in the left infraorbital region. There was no associated change in skin texture. No scleral pigment was noted. Figure 1. Nevus of Ota at patient’s initial…

Complete regression of a melanocytic nevus after epilation with diode laser therapy

Complete regression of a melanocytic nevus after epilation with diode laser therapy

…d aesthetic medicine. The use of laser therapy and IPL in the treatment of pigmented melanocytic lesions is a controversial issue. We report clinical, dermoscopic and histological changes of a completely regressed pigmented melanocytic nevus after…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Verrucous seborrheic keratosis vs. Verrucous epidermal nevus

…errucous yellowish plaque situated usually on the scalp. The condition may present itself as a solitary lesion or as multiple lesions that follow Blaschko’s lines and, when systematized, is almost always associated with other congenital…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Morphea, late stage vs. Collagenous nevus

…errucous yellowish plaque situated usually on the scalp. The condition may present itself as a solitary lesion or as multiple lesions that follow Blaschko’s lines and, when systematized, is almost always associated with other congenital…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Sebaceous hyperplasia vs. Nevus sebaceus of Jadassohn

…errucous yellowish plaque situated usually on the scalp. The condition may present itself as a solitary lesion or as multiple lesions that follow Blaschko’s lines and, when systematized, is almost always associated with other congenital…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Nevus verrucosus vs. Acanthosis nigricans

…errucous yellowish plaque situated usually on the scalp. The condition may present itself as a solitary lesion or as multiple lesions that follow Blaschko’s lines and, when systematized, is almost always associated with other congenital…

Assessment of the colors of melanin pigment in acral compound nevus by using a novel dermoscopic technique with surgical light illumination and saturation analysis

Assessment of the colors of melanin pigment in acral compound nevus by using a novel dermoscopic technique with surgical light illumination and saturation analysis

Introduction On dermoscopy, the amount and location of melanin pigment can be assessed on the basis of its colors, ranging from black, brown to blue-gray. However, accurately recognizing a variety of melanin colors is sometimes difficult because…