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Skin-melanocytic tumor
Other melanocytic lesions
Linear and whorled nevoid hypermelanosis

Reviewer: Christopher Hale, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 25 April 2013, last major update April 2013
Copyright: (c) 2002-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

General
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Diagrams
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Lines of Blaschko
Clinical features
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Case reports
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Treatment
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Clinical images
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Hyperpigmented streaks show whorled
pattern over trunk; no improvement
after chemical peel

Diffuse swirls and streaks of
macular hyperpigmentation
Micro description
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Micro images
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Epidermal hypermelanosis without
pigment incontinence in the dermis

Diffuse melanosis of
basal layer of epidermis
End of Skin-melanocytic tumor > Other melanocytic lesions > Linear and whorled nevoid hypermelanosis


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