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naevus

(US), nevus
any congenital growth or pigmented blemish on the skin; birthmark or mole
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Melanocytic naevi in very young children: the role of phenotype, sun exposure, and sun protection.
The North Queensland 'Sun-Safe Clothing' Study: design and baseline results of a randomized trial to determine the effectiveness of sun-protective clothing in preventing melanocytic naevi.
10) For lesions without a clinical diagnosis, immunohistochemical markers can be used although melanoma specific antigen (HMB-45) can show a positive reaction with both naevi and melanomas.
Amelanotic conjunctival naevi may mimic lymphoma, papilloma, CIN III, squamous cell carcinoma or amelanotic melanoma.
Karlsson P, Stenberg B, Rosdahl I: Prevalence of pigmented naevi in a Sweedish population living close to arctic circle.
Augustsson A, Stierner U, Suurkula M, Rosdahl I: Prevalence of common and dysplastic naevi in a Sweedish population.
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Eruptive disseminated blue naevi of the scalp [comment].
Immunoreactivity of [alpha]-melanocyte-stimulating hormone, adrenocorticotrophic hormone and [beta]-endorphin in cutaneous malignant melanoma and benign melanocytic naevi.