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Giant pigmented hairy nevus

Giant pigmented hairy nevus: Introduction

Giant pigmented hairy nevus: A large hairy pigmented area on the skin. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Giant pigmented hairy nevus is available below.

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Giant pigmented hairy nevus is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Giant pigmented hairy nevus, or a subtype of Giant pigmented hairy nevus, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Giant pigmented hairy nevus as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

 

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