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“Because lentigines are larger and more variegated than true freckles, they are not uncommonly biopsied to exclude melanocytic dysplasia or radial growth phase melanoma, such as lentigo maligna.” Murphy G. Melanocytic tumors. In: Dermatopathology: A Practical Guide to Common Disorders. Philadelphia, PA: WB Saunders Co., 1995:233. “Lentiginous melanocytic proliferation is seen in the macules of […]