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Dysplastic nevus syndrome

Dysplastic nevus syndrome: Introduction

Dysplastic nevus syndrome: A skin condition characterized by numerous atypical nevi and moles which may develop into melanomas. The nevi and moles vary in size, shape and color and tend to develop during adolescence or young adulthood. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Dysplastic nevus syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Dysplastic nevus syndrome

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Dysplastic nevus syndrome: Deaths

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Dysplastic nevus syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Dysplastic nevus syndrome

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Clinical Trials for Dysplastic nevus syndrome

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Definitions of Dysplastic nevus syndrome:

Clinically atypical nevi (usually exceeding 5 mm in diameter and having variable pigmentation and ill defined borders) with an increased risk for development of non-familial cutaneous malignant melanoma. Biopsies show melanocytic dysplasia. Nevi are clinically and histologically identical to the precursor lesions for melanoma in the B-K mole syndrome. (Stedman, 25th ed) - (Source - Diseases Database)


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