Esophagus
Benign tumors
Blue nevus

Author: Elliot Weisenberg, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 17 January 2018, last major update December 2012

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PubMed Search: Blue nevus esophagus

Cite this page: Weisenberg, E. Blue nevus. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/esophagusbluenevus.html. Accessed January 22nd, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Very rare
Case reports
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Dendritic melanocytes in subepithelial connective tissue; no junctional melanocytes, no atypia