Table of ContentsClinical features | Microscopic (histologic) images | Positive stains | Differential diagnosis
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- Nevus in which most melanocytes are large, pale with foamy or finely vacuolated cytoplasm, but no atypia
Microscopic (histologic) images
- Balloon cell melanoma: has radial growth phase, mitoses and other melanoma cells in vertical growth component