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Blue nevus type

Blue nevus type: Introduction

Blue nevus type: These are melanomas, that all "atypical blue nevi" are either a nevus or a melanoma, and that the trio of curious designations that serve as title of this work are mere evasions transparently from a diagnosis, straightforwardly, of 1 of only 3 possibilities, to wit, "blue nevus," melanoma, or melanoma in association with a "blue nevus." Benign, dermal melanocytic tumor characterized by an ill-defined, deep dermal proliferation of elongated and/or dendritic dermal melanocytes. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Blue nevus type is available below.

Symptoms of Blue nevus type

  • Cellular blue nevus:
  • Distinctive variety
  • Often suspected of malignancy because large size and intense pigmentation
  • Most commonly buttock, sacrococcygeal area
  • Less commonly scalp, face, dorsa of hands, feet
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Treatments for Blue nevus type

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Blue nevus type: Complications

Review possible medical complications related to Blue nevus type:

  • Local recurrence
  • Involvement of regional lymph nodes (usually cured by excision of primary lesion and involved nodes)
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Causes of Blue nevus type

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Misdiagnosis and Blue nevus type

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Prognosis for Blue nevus type

Prognosis for Blue nevus type: involvement of regional lymph nodes (usually cured by excision of primary lesion and involved nodes)

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